Latest Electrostatics Stories

2013-05-13 23:29:14

Spark scientific curiosity with static electricity experiments for kids as featured on Kids Activities Blog. Let the kids have a blast with science experiments that are simple and easy to do at home. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) May 12, 2013 Spark scientific curiosity with static electricity experiments for kids. Kids Activities Blog answers the question what is static electricity in a simple way that even kids are able to understand the scientific reasons behind static. A simple balloon...

2013-04-08 23:04:30

Nex Flow has a complete range of static control technology along with professional expertise to advise and assist in any static control application Toronto, Ontario (PRWEB) April 08, 2013 Dirt buildup is a problem in many types of production applications, especially where plastic, fiberglass or other materials that have a propensity to develop a static charge are used.     The Nex Flow Air Blade Ionizers have been used for many years to remove static charge from a...

2013-02-21 23:02:58

Carsem, a leading provider of turnkey packaging and test services to the semiconductor industry, announced today that their factories have achieved ANSI-ESD S20.20-2007 certification. This certification adds to Carsem´s current international quality standards of ISO/TS 169S49, ISO-9001, ISO-14001 certifications and compliance to the Sony Green Partner Program. Scotts Valley, CA (PRWEB) February 21, 2013 Carsem, a leading provider of turnkey packaging and test services to the...

By Harnessing Friction Between Surfaces, Triboelectric Generator Produces Electricity
2012-07-10 10:51:47

Polymer power Researchers have discovered yet another way to harvest small amounts of electricity from motion in the world around us — this time by capturing the electrical charge produced when two different kinds of plastic materials rub against one another. Based on flexible polymer materials, this "triboelectric" generator could provide alternating current (AC) from activities such as walking. The triboelectric generator could supplement power produced by nanogenerators that...

Word of the Day
  • A fudgelike confection of brown sugar, cream or milk, and chopped nuts.
'Penuche' is a variant of 'panocha,' a coarse grade of sugar made in Mexico. 'Panocha' probably comes from the Spanish 'panoja, panocha,' ear of grain.