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a field of force surrounding a charged particle

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Running from August 30 to September 1 Electric Fields is set to expand its entertainment offering with comedy, cabaret and electronic music on the bill for 2018.
Prior to this low electric field and magnetic field invention, the best infrared sauna heaters either had low electric fields or low magnetic fields, but never both.
Scientists at the University of California, Davis, School of Medicine's Institute for Regenerative Cures have been studying how electric fields can guide wound healing.
monocytogenes have an enhanced sensitivity to alternative processes, such as high-pressure processing and pulsed electric fields, compared to wild strains of the bacteria.
In thunderstorms, colliding ice particles in the clouds produce an electric field when positive and negative charges are separated.
The high-voltage power cables under the effect of electric field aging of polyethylene is determined primarily by the presence of irregularities arising in the process of production of cables, as well as during operation.
Now a new study has shown that the bees' hairs move rapidly in response to electric fields, sending messages to the nervous system.
In this letter, the maximum breakdown voltage of 14 kV is measured ( drain leakage current of order of 10-8 A) at room temperature which corresponds to electric field of 2.
By knocking out some genes in Dictyostelium, they previously identified some of the genes and proteins that allow the amoeba to move in a certain direction when exposed to an electric field.
Astronomers have determined the strength of electric fields in thunderclouds by detecting the radio wave signature of cosmic ray particles striking the atmosphere.
The final two chapters address electric fields associated with electromagnetic waves, and measurement techniques including incoherent scatter radar (ISR), in situ techniques, and barium ion cloud measurements.
The therapy addresses the unique characteristics of cancer cells such as their shape and rate of division by applying alternating electric fields to change the cells' polarity," said Wendy J.