Electrostatic Experiments

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Scientific Paper
Title Electrostatic Experiments
Author(s) Leslee A Kulba, R Steven Hall
Keywords electrostatics, jumping chain, electrostatic inflation, levitation, electrostatic spin
Published 1996
Journal Electric Spacecraft Journal
Number 18
Pages 21-26


R. Steven Hall, assisted by Leslee Kulba, performed a series of experiments that would allow direct observations of electrostatic forces. These included levitations, spinning tops, inflation forces and the measurement of ion charge collection on an antenna.