conducting plate question

by sssddd
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Oct1-05, 02:30 PM
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why do the excess changes of a thin infinite conducting plates spread out evenly on the two faces? Is that just a way to minimize charge repulsion?
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russ_watters is online now
Oct1-05, 02:47 PM
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You got it.
sssddd is offline
Oct1-05, 03:06 PM
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conductors are the same or different from conducting plates? why or why not? why are all charges only on one surface, or maybe i'm understanding it wrong.

For spherical conductors why are all charges only at one surface

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