Piezoelectricity

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Presenter: Jonathan Hare

Published: March 2009

Age: 14-19 and upwards

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Type: Lectures

Source/institution: Vega


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Some minerals such as quartz can produce electricity simply by squeezing or bending them – these are called piezoelectric crystals. Here is a simple and cheap demonstration you can do.

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