Joule effect


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Joule effect

n
1. (General Physics) Also called: Joule heating the production of heat as the result of a current flowing through a conductor. See Joule's law
2. (General Physics) an increase in length of certain ferromagnetic materials when longitudinally magnetized
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The increase in modulus with heating is known as the Joule effect.
The speaker will be filled with helium gas after being placed under high vacuum,- A closed helium incorporating the above system and a cooling gas before the test piece on the projecting enclosure circuit- A system for heating the specimen by the Joule effect,- A mechanical system for the static bending test.
The resistor is the industry's first such device to offer Joule effect ignition for very fast firing times down to 50 microseconds and a no fire/all fire ratio up to 70%.