Joule effect - definition of Joule effect by The Free Dictionary
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(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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In the TEC operating mode (Figure la), a continuous voltage is applied to the cell, a current circulates, and the Peltier and the Joule effects
Once the fitting is connected to a welding machine, the metal coil generates by Joule effect
the energy required for the fusion and interdiffusion of polyethylene macromolecules at the fitting/pipe interface [2, 3].
To avoid the Joule effect
is required superfinishing process of side surface's resonant cavities to get a new orientation mode of roughness, parallel with direction of skin current and reduced dispersion of electric field on side cavities of magnetron.