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# How is the charge distributed on a non-spherical conductor?

Updated: 9/24/2023

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Charge density would be more where the curvature is more. So pointed surface would have max charge density. Hence there is a chance of electrical discharge at the sharp points. This is known as Corona Discharge or Action of Points

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