You are here:

The Electron Drift Velocity Calculator will calculate the:

- Drift velocity of an electron moving inside a conductor

The Drift velocity of an electron moving inside a conductor is m/s [metre per second] |

Drift velocity of an electron moving inside a conductor calculation |
---|

v_{drift} = e × ∆V × τ/2m_{e} × dv _{drift} = × × /(2 × ) × v _{drift} = / × v _{drift} = /v _{drift} = |

Electron Drift Velocity Calculator Input Values |

Potential difference (ΔV) V [Volt] |

Mean free time between two collisions (τ) s [second] |

Length of wire (d) m [metre] |

Charge of electron (e) C [Coulomb] |

Mass of electron (m_{e}) kg [kilogram] |

Please note that the formula for each calculation along with detailed calculations are available below. As you enter the specific factors of each electron drift velocity calculation, the Electron Drift Velocity Calculator will automatically calculate the results and update the Physics formula elements with each element of the electron drift velocity calculation. You can then email or print this electron drift velocity calculation as required for later use.

We hope you found the Electron Drift Velocity Calculator useful with your Physics revision, if you did, we kindly request that you rate this Physics calculator and, if you have time, share to your favourite social network. This allows us to allocate future resource and keep these Physics calculators and educational material free for all to use across the globe. We believe everyone should have free access to Physics educational material, by sharing you help us reach all Physics students and those interested in Physics across the globe.

**Please provide a rating**, it takes seconds and helps us to keep this resource free for all to use

v_{drift} = *e × ∆V × τ**/**2m*_{e} × d

The following Physics tutorials are provided within the Electrodynamics section of our Free Physics Tutorials. Each Electrodynamics tutorial includes detailed Electrodynamics formula and example of how to calculate and resolve specific Electrodynamics questions and problems. At the end of each Electrodynamics tutorial you will find Electrodynamics revision questions with a hidden answer that reveals when clicked. This allows you to learn about Electrodynamics and test your knowledge of Physics by answering the test questions on Electrodynamics.

- 15.1 - Electric Current. Current Density
- 15.2 - Electric Resistance. Combinations of Resistors
- 15.3 - Electric Potential Difference (Voltage). Ohm's Law
- 15.4 - Electric Circuits. Series and Parallel Circuits. Short Circuits
- 15.5 - Kirchhoff Laws
- 15.6 - Electric Power and Efficiency
- 15.7 - RC Circuits
- 15.8 - Miscellaneous

You may also find the following Physics calculators useful.

- Change In The Gas Internal Energy Calculator
- Calculators
- Isentropic Flow Sound Speed Calculator
- Carnot Engine Efficiency Calculator
- Prism Minimum Angle Of Deviation Calculator
- Circuit Parallel Inductance Calculator
- Magnetic Field Inside A Solenoid Calculator
- Frequency Calculator During Doppler Effect In Relativistic Events
- Evaporative Heat Transfer Calculator
- Capacitance Of A Circular Disk Calculator
- Fluid Property Calculator
- Engine Horsepower Calculator
- Weir Flow Calculator
- Helix Curve Calculator
- Diamagnetic Moment Of An Atom Calculator
- Uniform Motion Calculator
- Non Uniform Electric Field Calculator
- Fresnel Reflectance Of S Polarized Light Calculator
- Capacitance Of Parallel Cylinders Calculator
- Energy Storage Calculator