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written by John Bean
supported by the National Science Foundation and the International Business Machines
These series of pages provide a detailed tutorial on the principals behind the operation of a Van de Graaf generator through short animations. It is part of the University of Virginia Virtual Lab collection that covers the topics of electricity and magnetism, nanoscience, and microelectronics.

This project is supported by grants from the National Science Foundation, the University of Virginia, IBM, and Discreet Corporation.

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Subjects Levels Resource Types
Electricity & Magnetism
- Electrostatics
= Conductors and Insulators
= Electrostatic Machines
= Induced Charge
- Lower Undergraduate
- High School
- Instructional Material
= Tutorial
- Audio/Visual
= Movie/Animation
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© 2003 John Bean
Keywords:
Van de Graaf, electricity, generator, ground, static
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J. Bean, (2003), WWW Document, (https://www.wecanfigurethisout.org/VL/VDG.htm).
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J. Bean, We Can Figure This Out Virtual Labs: Van de Graaff Generators, (2003), <https://www.wecanfigurethisout.org/VL/VDG.htm>.
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Bean, J. (2006, July 5). We Can Figure This Out Virtual Labs: Van de Graaff Generators. Retrieved September 27, 2020, from https://www.wecanfigurethisout.org/VL/VDG.htm
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Bean, John. We Can Figure This Out Virtual Labs: Van de Graaff Generators. July 5, 2006. https://www.wecanfigurethisout.org/VL/VDG.htm (accessed 27 September 2020).
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Bean, John. We Can Figure This Out Virtual Labs: Van de Graaff Generators. 2003. 5 July 2006. National Science Foundation, and International Business Machines. 27 Sep. 2020 <https://www.wecanfigurethisout.org/VL/VDG.htm>.
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