All About Electrostatics
With the number of posts in the blog growing, I revisited the posts and decided to classify & club the posts pertaining to a unit in a single post. This will facilitate learning & make it enjoyable.The first post clubs the information about the unit on Electrostatics.
*Minimum Level of learning
Unit I: Electrostatics
Conservation of charge, Coulomb’s law, Electric field, Electric field due to a dipole,Torque on a dipole in uniform electric field.
Gauss theorem and its applications.
Electric potential due to a a dipole and system of charges; equipotential surfaces.
Electric potential energy of a dipole in an electrostatic field.
Combination of capacitors in series and in parallel, Capacitance of a parallel plate capacitor with and without dielectric medium between the plates,
Energy stored in a capacitor.
ELECTROSTATICS-I (Electric charge & its properties).
ELECTROSTATICS-II (Electric force between charges, Coulomb’s law & Superposition principle).
ELECTROSTATICS-III (The field concept, Electric field due to a point charge & a system of charges. Superposition of the fields).
ELECTROSTATICS-IV (Electric dipole & its field).
ELECTROSTATICS-V (Electrostatic Potential, Relation between E & V, Equipotential surfaces)
ELECTROSTATICS-VI (Field due to a line of charge, A large flat sheet & A charged spherical shell).
ELECTROSTATICS-VII (Electrostatic potential and potential difference, Potential due to a point charge, Potential due to an electric dipole).
ELECTROSTATICS-VIII (*Electrostatic Potential, Relation between E & V, Equipotential surfaces).
ELECTROSTATICS-IX (*Capacitance; Parallel Plate Capacitor; Series & Parallel combination of Capacitors; Energy stored in a capacitor).
ELECTROSTATICS-X (*Conductor/dielectric in an electric field, Parallel Plate Capacitor with a conducting/dielectric slab’ Electrostatic Shielding)..
Van de Graaff Electrostatic Generator* (Not a part of CBSE syllabus)