I am trying to understand how a charged object or an object with mass which is being accelerated by a linear field and therefore should accelerate in a purely linear fashion could possibly increase its rotational energy?(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

I am not looking for trivial answers perhaps a certain distribution of mass/ charge that is the shape of an object? But I would consider that any object independant of shape would accelerate in a straight line through the centre of mass/charge distribution.

Any suggestions would be gratefully appreciated.

Chris FW

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# Rotational energy from linear fields

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