Why neutrons can not be accelerated using a Van de Graff generator?

Asked by Topperlearning User | 22nd Apr, 2015, 11:00: AM

Expert Answer:

A Van de Graff generator can only accelerate charged particles. Neutron is an uncharged particle, so it can not be accelerated using a Van de Graff generator.

Answered by  | 22nd Apr, 2015, 01:00: PM