Essays Tagged: "Capacitor"

Capacitor vs. Inductor.

Capacitor vs. InductorWhen most people think of an electronic device, they think that all it needs i ... n Elt 102, which deals with Ac circuits. One of the topics we spend most time with is inductors and capacitors. One may think that a capacitor and inductor are complete opposites, yet they have many s ... hink that a capacitor and inductor are complete opposites, yet they have many strong similarities.A capacitor is a passive electronic component that stores energy in the form of an electrostatic field ...

(2 pages) 62 0 4.3 May/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Engineering > Electrical Engineering

The purpose of the experiment is that of examining a half and full wave rectifier circuit by recording and comparing the results of each circuit.

ectifier circuit by recording and comparing the results of each circuit:·Without a smoothing capacitor·With a smoothing capacitorTo record the results on the ripple voltage by :·U ... apacitorTo record the results on the ripple voltage by :·Using different values of smoothing capacitors·Varying the load current conditionsTheory Of Half Wave Rectifier CircuitThe half w ...

(3 pages) 52 1 2.5 Jan/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Engineering > Chemical Engineering

Phone taps Informitave speach

tor 47 Transistor MPSA56, Resistor 68 PC Board, Resistor 270 Solder, A Trimmer cap 5-40F Gray wire, Capacitor47pF Black wire, Capacitor 100pF Red wire, Capacitor 470pF Green wire, and Transistor 2N390 ... Then you mount the resistors to the PC board, and solder it to the board. Then mount the following capacitors on the PC board and solder it on. After that, mount the trimmer cap to the PC Board and s ...

(3 pages) 34 0 3.0 May/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

Capacitors: the bascics, applications

A capacitor is a device designed for the purpose of storing a charge, similar to a battery, although i ... , although it is unable to produce new electrons - it only stores them.The Basics:Like a battery, a capacitor has two terminals. Inside the capacitor, the terminals connect to two metal plates separat ... t does not conduct electricity and keeps the plates from touching each other. You can easily make a capacitor from two pieces of aluminum foil and a piece of paper. It won't be a particularly good cap ...

(4 pages) 32 0 4.6 Oct/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Physics

Circuit Report

ive elements and the resonance.Apparatus1. Unknown Box2. Passive Elements: Resistors, Inductors and Capacitors3. A.C. Power supply4. Connecting Wires5. MultimeterIntroductory TheoryPassive elementsPas ... e employed in electrical circuits for its property of inductance. It stores energy in magnetic form.Capacitor: A capacitor is a device that stores energy in the electric field created between a pair o ...

(4 pages) 23 0 3.0 Mar/2006

Subjects: Science Essays > Physics

Capacitor

The Capacitor A capacitor is an electronic component, generally consisting of two conducting sur ... A capacitor is an electronic component, generally consisting of two conducting surfaces, called capacitor plates. These two plates are separated by a non-conductor called dielectric, which can be ... e separated by a non-conductor called dielectric, which can be a vacuum, air, plastic, etc. Capacitors actually have many appearances, but the most commonly used actually looks like a piece of ...

(3 pages) 737 0 0.0 May/2001

Subjects: Humanities Essays

Random Access Memory (RAM): The Genius of Memory

m of RAM, dynamic random access memory (DRAM), transistors (in this case, acting as switches) and a capacitor (as a data storage element) create a memory cell, which represents a single bit of data.Me ... s line where a transistor is closed, the charge flows through the closed transistor and charges the capacitor.A capacitor works as electronic storage that holds an electrical charge. Each charged capa ...

(3 pages) 16 0 0.0 Sep/2009

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science

Gap Analysis: Lester Electronics

ough resources to expand globally. TEC has recognized the growing domestic demand for the specialty capacitors that Shang-wa manufactures. In fact, last month at an Asian trade show, TEC CEO David Ant ... t business with any of their competitors in the US. “Shang-wa CEO John Lin began manufacturing capacitors in 1969, building a small, well-respected business in Korea. In 1978, John entered into a ...

(6 pages) 11 0 5.0 Nov/2009

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management