forward current

forward current

[¦fȯr·wərd ′kə·rənt]
(electronics)
Current which flows upon application of forward voltage.
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He added, 'Going forward current account deficit will be further supported by deferred oil payment facility expected to kick-in from this ongoing month.'
When the first reflection reaches the voltage source, the extra voltage is converted to forward current, and the voltage source supplies no more energy.
With a forward current of 5mA, the XZBGRBBRMER158W operates with high efficiency to provide engineers a cost efficient solution to RGB designs.
In order to take forward current positivism, the US will have to soften its stance and announce some confidence building measures such as lifting of sanctions against North in order to achieve the ultimate success on denuclearisation of Peninsula.
The growth of forward current is observed at voltage values higher than 10 V.
The new SiC schottky barrier diodes, fabricated with Toshiba's second-generation SiC process, deliver approximately 70% better surge forward current than first generation products, and at the same time reduce the switching loss index of RON * Qc [1] by around 30%, making them suitable for use in efficient power factor correction (PFC) schemes.
where [[tau].sub.p] is the minority carrier lifetime, J is a forward current through the diode, k is Boltzmann constant, T is the temperature, and q is electron charge.
As seen in these figures, the current of the diodes in the reverse bias region increases with light illumination intensity, whereas the forward current does not change with the illumination.
In the pulse reverse current process, an anodic or forward current pulse is followed by an off-time, which is followed by a cathodic or reverse pulse.
It is assumed that the resistance of the transistors in the open state, and diode forward current to zero and the resistance of the transistors in the closed condition and co-diode reverse voltage is infinity.
The next parameter to consider is the Schottky diode's forward current rating (IF).
The proposed changes will be sent in writing to ECB members later this month, and it has been further recommended that the nominations committee put forward current chairman Clarke as the board's prospective president.