operating point

operating point

[′äp·ə‚rād·iŋ ‚pȯint]
(electronics)
Point on a family of characteristic curves of a vacuum tube or transistor where the coordinates of the point represent the instantaneous values of the electrode voltages and currents for the operating conditions under study or consideration.
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The Finnish Transport Agency jatkosuunnitteluttaa risk management in accordance with the railway systems planning, traffic simulation and the CSM option enables the Helsinki railway operating point raiteisto-, safety equipment and electrical track plans.
ECO-mode automatically adapts the magnetic flux in the motor to the optimum operating point.
This realisation is possible due to specially adapted algorithms for operation at the optimum operating point.
For every operating point investigated, the required cooling capacity and the resulting cooling costs are determined.
Due to the lower operating point for the internal circuits, the total power consumed during TX and RX is only 6mW (6mA at 1V) and the radio has a RX sensitivity of -94dBm.
It updates and adds material on synchronous reluctance machines, air-gap inductance, losses in and resistivity of permanent magnets, the operating point of loaded permanent magnet circuits, machine design, and minimizing the losses in electrical machines, and it adds exercises and new direct design examples with methods and solutions to real design problems, as well as a supplementary website.
This operating point can span the range from extremely high probability of leak detection (by calling an alert if any one mode -- rupture, orifice, strain, thermal -- makes a detection) to extremely low NAR (calling an alert only if all modes alert simultaneously).
High Performance/High Accuracy Featuring Magnetic Operating Point Accuracy +/-1.
With the help of a statistical Design of Experiments (DoE), the software systematically determines the effect of relevant machine parameters on part quality and optimises the operating point, taking into account all optimiSation targets.
Surge is defined as the operating point at which centrifugal compressor peak head capability and minimum flow limits are reached.
These are specifically set to the application's desired operating point.
fb](t)--signal generated by the feedback controller at the operating point [P.