electrolytic capacitor


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electrolytic capacitor

[i′lek·trə‚lid·ik kə′pas·əd·ər]
(electricity)
A capacitor consisting of two electrodes separated by an electrolyte; a dielectric film, usually a thin layer of gas, is formed on the surface of one electrode. Also known as electrolytic condenser.
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Aluminum electrolytic capacitors are basically two aluminum foil electrodes separated by strips of porous paper that are rolled together and placed in an aluminum canister.
In 2012, the global sales volume of aluminum electrolytic capacitors decreased by 7% year-on-year to 195 billion, while the sales also saw steep drop by around 18%.
In 2010, Japan-based NCC, Nichicon and Rubycon ranked top three in the global aluminum electrolytic capacitor industry.
The new design eliminates the need for unreliable electrolytic capacitors and opto-isolators, making it especially well suited for high-reliability industrial, commercial, and exterior solid-state lighting (SSL) applications.
The plot in Figure 2 shows room temperature energy versus power for a hybrid capacitor and an electrolytic capacitor of similar physical size.
Demand for aluminum electrolytic capacitors has increased substantially in recent years for use in electric appliances such as flat-panel TVs and automotive parts, resulting in higher demand for high-purity aluminum foils.
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Table 2: Global Aluminum Electrolytic Capacitor Industry