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modphysnoob
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0show that force can be expressed as F(r) = a e^2 ((r_0)^2/r)  4 pi epilson r_0^2 + exp( r r_0/ rho))

modphysnoob
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so do I just take derivative

Jemurray3
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0\[ V(r) = \frac{ae^2}{4\pi \epsilon_0 r^2} + \lambda e^{r/p} \]?

Jemurray3
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Yes, \[ \vec{F} = \vec{\nabla} V \]

Jemurray3
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0In your case, since the potential is a function only of r, \[ \vec{F} = \frac{dV}{dr} \hat{r} \]

modphysnoob
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so , I get \[\frac{a e^2}{2 \pi r^3 \epsilon }\frac{e^{\frac{r}{p}} \lambda }{p}\]

modphysnoob
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0which must be equal to give F

Jemurray3
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I don't know... your notation is rather confusing to me so I'm not quite sure what it says.
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