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Millikan’s oil-drop experiment

Edited by Jonathan Law and Richard Rennie

in A Dictionary of Physics

Seventh edition

Published in print January 2015 | ISBN: 9780198714743
Published online September 2015 | e-ISBN: 9780191783036
Millikan’s oil-drop experiment

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An experiment begun in 1909 by Robert Millikan to determine the charge on an electron. Between two horizontal oppositely charged

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Subjects: Physics

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