Curve tracing

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(Math.) the process of determining the shape, location, singular points, and other peculiarities of a curve from its equation.

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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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For additional fault detection capabilities, the CircuitMaster 4000M's Scan Mode can perform automatic curve tracing, showing amplitude and phase for various voltage and frequency variations.
This article outlines how to simplify I-V measurements on FETs using the latest generation of SMU instruments, a growing number of which are equipped with embedded software tools that simplify device characterization and curve tracing (Figure 1).
This transfer characteristics are generated with a microcontroller-based curve tracing circuit.
Solmetric has released the latest software upgrade for the PV Analyser, an electrical test solution that combines I-V curve tracing with built-in, predictive PV models to provide the fastest and most complete performance verification available for commissioning and troubleshooting PV arrays.