Motion of a Particle in Crossed Electric and Magnetic Fields

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This Demonstration shows the motion of an electrically charged particle in crossed homogeneous electric and magnetic fields. This topic is commonly encountered in applications including analog TV and particle accelerators. The motion is governed by the Lorentz force equation .

Contributed by: JiÅ™í Blecha (June 2011)
Open content licensed under CC BY-NC-SA




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