Re: [SI-LIST] : Speed of electron & Speed of signal on the trace

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From: Mike LaBonte ([email protected])
Date: Thu Mar 15 2001 - 07:14:57 PST


You are right. I should not have used the term "nuclear force", which
is most often associated with the strong nuclear force. That would
give signal propagation a very short range, wouldn't it?

Mike LaBonte

Juergen Hannappel wrote:
> Mike LaBonte <[email protected]> writes:
> [...]
> >
> > Of course electrons "shove" by means of nuclear force. But the point is
> ^^^^^^^
> Not at all! The electrons are not subject to the strong interaction
> (if you mean that by "nuclear force"). The only interaction that
> matters here is the electromagnetic interaction, wich propagates at
> the speed of light, of course, because light is nothing but
> electromagnetic field particles.
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