# Tag potential energy of an electric dipole

## Derive an expression for electric potential energy of a dipole in an external electric field

In this article, we are going to derive an expression for electric potential energy of an electric dipole in external electric field. So keep reading… ELECTRIC POTENTIAL ENERGY OF AN ELECTRIC DIPOLE IN EXTERNAL ELECTRIC FIELD Let’s take a electric…

## Derivation for the potential energy of an electric dipole in uniform external electric field.

POTENTIAL ENERGY OF AN ELECTRIC DIPOLE [latexpage] Let’s take a electric dipole of charges +q and -q and the seperation distance between their charge is d. Imagine that this electric dipole is placed into a region of uniform electric field…