Charles-Augustin de Coulomb born June 14, 1736, Angoulême, France died August 23, 1806, Paris By: Ashleigh Dungan, Brandi Dungan, Beka Ring, and Courtney Reopelle Coulomb force • Also called – Electrostatic force – Coulomb interaction • The attraction or repulsion of objects or particles due to their magnetic charge Coulomb’s Law • His experiments using the torsion balance led to the discovery of the inverse square law that bears his name (Coulomb’s Law). • http://www.daviddarling.info/encyclopedia/C/Cou lomb_Charles.html • "Coulomb force". Encyclopædia Britannica. Encyclopædia Britannica Online. Encyclopædia Britannica Inc., 2012. Web. 01 May. 2012 <http://www.britannica.com/EBchecked/topic/14 0084/Coulomb-force>.