Tagged: electron

My car is cold - Physics Stop

Marcus Wilson Oct 16, 2013

The last couple of days have seen our Engineering Design Show. This is where our 2nd/3rd/4th year Engineering students get to talk about and show off the various projects they've been working on in the last year. It's very interesting to see the range of activities going on, and there are some 'competitive events' - this year the 3rd … Read More

Where in the world? - Physics Stop

Marcus Wilson Jul 09, 2013

First, sorry for the lack of activity. Simply put, there's been a lot going on. I've taken on the role of treasurer for the NZ Institute of Physics which has eaten up rather more time than I hoped for. I'll get into the swing of things soon though. &nb... Read More

Static electricity - Physics Stop

Marcus Wilson Sep 03, 2012

Static electricity is, above all, fun, but it also can be annoying at times. I was at a conference in Queenstown last week, and was haunted by static everywhere I went. I'm guessing that atmospheric conditions were pretty dry, meaning that electric cha... Read More