Electrostatic Charging Caused by Standing up from a Chair and by Garment Removal
The generation of electrostatic charge is considered for the cases of standing up from a chair and for taking off a sweater. The charge voltages have been recorded at 27°C with relative humidity (RH) of 8%, 25% and 45% and at 38°C with 8% RH. Different footwear and flooring systems have been used to cover both ESD and non-ESD mitigating footwear and flooring combinations. The voltages caused by the activity (event voltage) and the decay times are discussed.
A. Talebzadeh et al., "Electrostatic Charging Caused by Standing up from a Chair and by Garment Removal," Proceedings of the 2015 IEEE Symposium on Electromagnetic Compatibility and Signal Integrity (2015, Santa Clara, CA), pp. 57-62, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), May 2015.
The definitive version is available at https://doi.org/10.1109/EMCSI.2015.7107659
2015 IEEE Symposium on Electromagnetic Compatibility and Signal Integrity (2015: Mar. 15-21, Santa Clara, CA)
Electrical and Computer Engineering
Electromagnetic Compatibility (EMC) Laboratory
Keywords and Phrases
Building materials; Electrostatic devices; Electrostatic discharge; Floors; Temperature; ESD-mitigation; non-ESD mitigation; Standing-up; Taking off a sweater; Time decay; Electrostatics; Electrostatic Charged; ESD time decay; Relative Humidity (RH)
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01 May 2015