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Good day.

We magnetic coil 1 e6 threads and DC current 1,000 A.
Around the electric coil voltage DC 1e9 V.
Coil diameter is 1 nm, and is placed in a vacuum.
Casimir effect will work?
And they will be from the coil to generate charged particles from the vacuum?

Thank you.

None of this makes any sense, you can't put a current and voltage that big on a 1nm coil in a vacuum.  It's ridiculous.  Even with a material with an imaginary work function for electrons, you'd get a spark orders of magnitude lower than 10^18 V/m.  And it has nothing to do at all with the Casimir effect!


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