Parallel Plate Capacitor (considering the material)


The capacitance of a two parallel plates capacitor both of area A separated by a distance d is calculated by the area of overlap of the two plates, relative static permittivity, the vacuum permittivity and the distance between the plates

Related formulas


Ccapacitance (F)
ϵrrelative static permittivity (sometimes called the dielectric constant) of the material between the plates (for a vacuum, ╬Ár = 1) (dimensionless)
ϵ0electric constant
Aarea of overlap of the two plates, in square meters (m2)
dseparation between the plates (m)