diode voltage regulator

diode voltage regulator

[¦dī‚ōd ′vōl·tij ‚reg·yə‚lād·ər]
(electronics)
A voltage regulator with a Zener diode, making use of its almost constant voltage over a range of currents. Also known as Zener diode voltage regulator.
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Nasdaq: SMTC), a leading supplier of analog and mixed-signal semiconductors, today announced it has received MIL-PRF-19500/356 qualification from Defense Supply Center Columbus, (DSCC) of its brand new 5W Zener diode voltage regulator platform.