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Basic Knowledge of Effect of Dielectric on Capacitance of Parallel Plate Capacitor

Physics

formula

Parallel plate capacitor with a dielectric

The capacitance of a parallel plate capacitor with single dielectric slab between plates is :
 
where is the capacitance without the dielectric.

definition

Parallel plate capacitor

A parallel plate capacitor consists of two large plane parallel conducting plates separated by a small distance.