pulse transformer


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pulse transformer

[′pəls tranz‚fȯr·mər]
(electronics)
A transformer capable of operating over a wide range of frequencies, used to transfer nonsinusoidal pulses without materially changing their waveforms.
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And finally, TDK exhibited a variety of components, such as its expanded line of ALT4532 Series pulse transformers with new types for Gigabit Ethernet and Power over Ethernet (PoE) applications (Figure 6).
Such a scheme allows one to obtain nanosecond pulses with amplitude of hundreds of kilovolts and more on the load by using a linear pulse transformer as a stepup pulse transformer having one turn in the secondary winding and a high-speed spark gap as the closing switch SD.
With a focus on high initial permeability and low losses, supermalloy demand is likely to grow significantly in ultra-sensitive transformers, especially in ultra-sensitive magnetic amplifiers and pulse transformers. APEJ to Spearhead Soft Magnetic Composites Market Fact.MR study opines that APEJ is the most lucrative region for soft magnetic composites market, with revenues exceeding US$ 5,000 million in 2018.
However, in comparison with other equipment intended to address harmonic issues, such as external harmonic filters, 12-pulse, 18-pulse and 24-pulse drives that also require specialized pulse transformers and complex cabling, the active IGBT represents the most cost-effective option, as well as providing a more simple and compact system architecture.