conduction current

conduction current

[kən′dək·shən ‚kər·ənt]
(solid-state physics)
A current due to a flow of conduction electrons through a body.
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Secondly, we use the condition of equivalence of the magnetic fields of the circuit with the conduction current at large distances from it and a magnetic dipole in a homogeneous medium with absolute magnetic permeability [mu] [5].
First, let us use the idea of replacing circuits with conduction currents by double magnetic layers [4, 5].
The vertical conduction current was obtained by integrating FDTD-derived conduction current density along the vertical axis over each horizontal plane.
As illustrated in FIGURE 2, Ohm's Law relates conduction current to voltage drop, and at DC, the relation coefficient is a constant representing the resistance of the conductor.
Resistance is determined by a metal's conductivity and the path geometry of the conduction current.
5) In order to gain deeper understanding of the loss physics and to evaluate the spatial distribution of such losses at high frequencies, the displacement and conduction current fields (in the frequency domain) have been extracted from the simulations.
Most of this current turns into a conduction current as it penetrates deeply into the substrate, thus resulting in a large energy loss, which is responsible for a Q-factor degradation at high frequencies.
In this context, the development and practical use of new computational and experimental methods for the detection and study of quantized periodic EWP and quantized electronic half-waves of de Broglie in metal conductors with said electrical conduction current densities are actual scientific and technical problems.
2] along its longitudinal axis takes pulse unipolar conduction current [i.
Using a simple computer model of the voltage and current waveforms, it is straightforward to determine that early onset of conduction current is a dominant factor in degrading IMPATT diode power and efficiency.
On the positive half of the sinusoidal voltage, a conduction current density is produced in the avalanche region.
Carefully designed break-befbre-make fast switch control blocks reverse and cross conduction currents while minimizing output voltage droop.