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ERIC Number: EJ892044
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2007-Nov
Pages: 4
Abstractor: As Provided
ISSN: ISSN-0031-921X
An Electromagnetic Induction Flashlight Experiment
Alden, Emily; Kennedy, Mark; Lorenzon, Wolfgang; Smith, Warren
Physics Teacher, v45 n8 p492-495 Nov 2007
In the last several years, the electronics industry has released hand generator-powered flashlights, which are advertised as the end of battery-powered flashlights. This has become possible because of recent advances in capacitor, magnet, and LED technology. Nevertheless, the physics behind these flashlights is fairly simple.
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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