circulating current

circulating current

[′sər·kyə‚lād·iŋ ′kər·ənt]
(astronomy)
A current that circulated in an abnormal direction in the atmosphere of the southern hemisphere of Jupiter between 1919 and 1934; its presence was indicated by the behavior of dark spots in the region.
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In recent years, there are many topologies of MMC, modulation, capacitor voltage balancing, circulation suppression, the research results of the fault tolerant technique, and so forth [1-5]; however, there still exist challenges in the field of control, such as capacitor voltage balancing and circulating current control [6].
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The first resonance around 5 GHz is the quasi-static resonance that arises from the circulating current along the SRR induced by the external electric field.
This type of weir is common throughout England and Wales but it created a dangerous circulating current which could trap anyone that was swept into it.
At the centre of the glass, the bubbles were free to rise rapidly, pulling the surrounding liquid with them and setting up a circulating current.
This is due to the fact that the brush helps to complete the circulating current path.
However, when the impedance of this loop is sufficiently low, a circulating current will pass through the bearings.
The circulating currents merge together trash of all varieties--plastic bottles, remnants of space shuttle rocket boosters, fishing equipment, debris from shipping containers, and other flotsam.
Circulating currents gather the floating refuse of modern society into enormous regions that have been dubbed the "great ocean garbage patches".
By creating a model of the North Pacific subtropical gyre, a region of circulating currents over which cyclones often form, a team of researchers from the US National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration was able to quantify this effect.
The rings are designed to moderate adjustable speed drive circulating currents and prolong bearing life.
A gleaming Gatsbyesque vision executed in teak and leather with chromed Art Deco fittings, the boat glides on electric battery power out of marinas and inshore waters, where fossil-fuel pollution is trapped by tide and lack of re circulating currents.