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Homework Help: Please help Penning TRAPP

  1. Jan 25, 2005 #1
    Please help!!! Penning TRAPP!!

    A Penning trap is described as in the attachment labelled Penn

    Sketc the heelctric field - CHeck out the other attachment

    Describe motion of positron if released from point A - osillate from top cylinder to top edge of bottom cylinder back and forth??

    Describe motion of positron if released from B with small 1eV kinetic energy in +Z direction
    Just like the previous part??

    If released from point B with 1eV kinetic energy in +X direction
    WIll collide with both sides of the electrode??

    Please tell me if i wrong with any of these i really need help with electricity!

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