contact electromotive force

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contact electromotive force

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These observations demonstrate that contact electrification is not required for strong adhesion," he says.
There are also chapters on topics not usually covered in tribology texts but which become important at the small scale, such as capillary condensation, disjoining pressure, contact electrification, and molecular slippage at interfaces.
Now, with the aid of a novel instrument for pinpointing the location of small amounts of excess charge on an insulating surface, researchers are getting their best look yet at what happens during contact electrification.