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Van de graaff generator pp

  1. 1. Van de Graaff Generator Science Night Pointe View Elementary School Lake Travis ISD March 7, 2013
  2. 2. Schematic Paul Schumann 2
  3. 3. Robert van de Graaff Paul Schumann 3
  4. 4. Largest Air Van de Graff Generator MIT, Science Paul Schumann2 Million Volts Museum, 4
  5. 5. Demonstration Using Faraday Cage Paul Schumann 5
  6. 6. Bonner Lab at Rice University Van de Graaff Generator-Accelerator 1953, 6 Million Volts Paul Schumann 6
  7. 7. Physics• The Word Physics is Taken from Ancient Greek: physis "nature“• It is a natural science that involves the study of matter and its motion through space and time, along with related concepts such as energy and force.• More broadly, it is the general analysis of nature, conducted in order to understand how the universe behaves.• Physics is one of the oldest academic disciplines• New ideas in physics often explain the fundamental mechanisms of other sciences, while opening new avenues of research in areas such as mathematics and philosophy.• Physics also makes significant contributions through advances in new technologies that arise from theoretical breakthroughs.• It’s a Great Major Because its so Basic to all Sciences, and it Teaches You How to Think• For More Information, Visit Your Guide to Physics on the Web: For Children (http://www.physics.org/) Paul Schumann 7
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  9. 9. Paul Schumann 9
  10. 10. Static Electricity Paul Schumann 10
  11. 11. Benjamin Franklin Paul Schumann 11
  12. 12. Paul Schumann 12

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