Interactive model, with minimal support
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In this example, there are three types of particles: one with positive charge, one with negative charge, and the third with no charge. An electric field is applied in horizontal direction pointing eastward. Periodic boundary conditions are applied in order to allow continuous flowing of the particles. The heat bath is also activated to prevent the charged particles from getting infinitely accelerated by the electric field. With this model, you can investigate, for example, the effect of temperature on the electric conductivity of an aqueous solution.
The model does exhibit continuous flow of charged particles, at a cost of simple dynamic motion. This model is being revised.
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A model for research was adapted from this model by WISE and is available at http://wise.berkeley.edu. Sign in (Register, then go to Project Library, TELS, Electricity.