bidirectional clamping circuit

bidirectional clamping circuit

[‚bī·də′rek·shən·əl ′klam·piŋ ‚sər·kət]
(electronics)
A clamping circuit that functions at the prescribed time irrespective of the polarity of the signal source at the time the pulses used to actuate the clamping action are applied.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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The OH5 topology is shown in Figure 5(c) [8], which uses a switch and capacitor to form the bidirectional clamping circuit on the basis of the H5 topology, which greatly inhibits the leakage current, and improves the conversion efficiency.