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Millikan's oil-drop experiment

in A Dictionary of Physics

Sixth edition

Published in print January 2009 | ISBN: 9780199233991
Published online January 2009 | e-ISBN: 9780191726798
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

Reference Entry.  139 words. 

Subjects: Physics

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