homopolar


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homopolar

(ˌhəʊməʊˈpəʊlə)
adj
(Chemistry) chem of uniform charge; not ionic; covalent: a homopolar bond.
homopolarity n
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Southport-based Magnix Technologies Pty Ltd received $125,000 to build a prototype superconducting homopolar generator a highly-efficient DC generator that creates high currents at low voltage with almost no generation losses, making it ideal for current-intensive processes such as hydrogen fuel production.
In 2002 a prototypical extra-low voltage traction motor based on a homopolar machine has been shown with a rated power of 100 kW.
So the symmetrical components are a Direct sequence (also called Positive sequence), an inverse sequence (also called negative sequence), and a zero sequence (also called Homopolar sequence).
Se la aplico individualmente, optimizando cada uno de los objetivos que fueron definidos a presentar el problema de balance de Carga en la primera parte del presente trabajo: a) Minimizacion de perdidas de potencia activa; b) Minimizacion de la componente homopolar a la salida del alimentador principal del SDEE BT analizado; y c) Maximizacion del indice de tension de suministro en cada nodo.
Por otro lado, la funcion para el calculo de parametros BCTRAN presenta que, para un transformador trifasico con un nucleo de tres columnas o piernas, la corriente de excitacion para una prueba de secuencia homopolar es relativamente alta y no puede ser despreciada.
Phillips and Van Vechten (1969) had calculated the homopolar and heteropolar gaps considering the effect of 'd' core electrons.
Los autores mencionan que la compensacion falla cuando existen componentes de voltaje homopolar, por lo que para el correcto funcionamiento, estas deben ser eliminadas.
Among his topics are cooling and thermal insulation systems, synchronous alternative current homopolar machines, fault current limiters, and maglev transport.
Wilson, the guide includes direct and indirect offerings for new, remanufactured and used portable, truck-mounted, homopolar, gas & diesel operated backup generators as well as alternators, wind turbines, thermogenerators, solar cells, superconducting electric machines as well as power supply equipment for computing applications such as AC-DC convertors, AC-DC wide adjust, dual & single output as well as redundant systems.
Compiled and edited by electronics engineer, physics instructor, and patent testing expert Thomas Valone, "Harnessing The Wheelwork Of Nature: Tesla's Science Of Energy" is 332-page compendium of expert commentators on Tesla's contributions to our understanding of electricity, wireless power transmission, as well as his inventions such as the Homopolar Generator, and Tesla's Ionizer and Ozonator (with implications for indoor air pollution).
SatCon Technology Corporation recently announced that its Applied Technology division has been awarded a contract with General Atomics (GA) to join the GA team that will develop a new modular 40-megawatt power converter to power and control a full-scale superconducting DC homopolar motor (HPM).
He has a 21-year record of research and development in flywheel batteries, compulsators, and homopolar devices.