(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); 1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data

Two infinte parallel plates separated by a distance s are at potentials 0 and V_o.

a) Use poisson's equation to find the potential V in the region between the plates where the space charge density is [tex]\rho[/tex] = [tex]\rho_o[/tex](x/s). The distance x is measured from the plate at zero potential.

2. Relevant equations

[tex]\nabla[/tex][tex]^{2}[/tex] V = -[tex]\frac{1}{\epsilon_o}\rho[/tex]

3. The attempt at a solution

I used the Poisson's equation as stated but could not really get logical looking V. Charge densities on the plates are pain in the neck also.

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# Homework Help: Poissons' equation of find potential

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