common mode


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common mode

[¦käm·ən ‚mōd]
(electronics)
Having signals that are identical in amplitude and phase at both inputs, as in a differential operational amplifier.
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Now, thanks to MTE's patented Triple Defense Core technology, protection against long lead power distortion, voltage spikes and common mode voltage can be achieved in one system.
In addition, the value for the dynamic resistance after the snapback is the lowest available for common mode filters with ESD-protection.
Industry's first common mode filter for DisplayPort interfaces
However, they fail to handle the relatively small over and under-voltages that occur in Common Mode which momentarily disrupt computer networks.
The center tap is connected to the common mode input voltage.
Benefits: The addition of this project will allow the Pepco system to meet the PJM Generation Deliverability Common Mode Outage criteria, which ensures that the system is reliable and capable of exporting generation.
The widest common mode, from -20V to -25V, allows for operation in harsh environments with large ground differences.
Even so, those familiar with 8b/10b encoding still face a learning curve with SATA due to the new technologies it introduces such as Common Mode signaling, Out-Of-Band (OOB) handshaking, Spread-Spectrum Clocking, and Data Scrambling.
Metrology applications require direct coupling of the array voltage to the calibration instrument with no common mode voltage.
Dubbed the bandanna bandit for his practice of hiding the lower half of his face behind what clerks described as a bandanna - but which may have been the pulled-up neck of his T-shirt - the robber had a common mode of operation, deputies said.
New Miniature Device Eliminates Common Mode Noise in LVDS-Class Interfaces Where High Bandwidth Prevents the Use of Traditional EMI Filters