Ampere Tension and Newton's Laws
|Title||Ampere Tension and Newton\'s Laws|
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|Author(s)||Thomas E Phipps|
|Keywords||Ampere, Tension, Newton's Laws|
|No. of pages||5|
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An experiment claiming to have resolved a long-standing controversy regarding the existence of so-called Ampere forces (longitudinal forces between electric current elements) is shown to have been in fact indecisive. A slight modification of the experiment, proposed here, should enable it to be crucial.