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resonant circuit

n.
An electric circuit with inductance and capacitance chosen to allow the greatest flow of current at a certain frequency.
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Noun1.resonant circuit - an electrical circuit that combines capacitance and inductance in such a way that a periodic electric oscillation will reach maximum amplitude
circuit, electric circuit, electrical circuit - an electrical device that provides a path for electrical current to flow
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The principle of fault current limitation by using a resonant LC circuit was proposed by [5].
The ESI unit measures the effects of eddy currents generated on the conductive object near the LC circuit and transforms it to position.
1] of the parallel LC circuit can be calculated by Equations (1) and (2).
1), where static part includes half -bridge switches, comparator to control half -bridge MOSFET switches according to the resonant tank current direction, clamp diodes, current direction detection shunt resistor and primary core-less LC circuit.
p] block can be realized with a parallel LC circuit thus we get the circuit of the impedance transformer as shown in Fig.
Conventional dumbbell-shaped DGS can be equivalent by a parallel LC circuit [13].
In addition, any LC circuit will oscillate at its natural resonate frequencies when shock-excited by a transient or other signal with very fast rise time that contains sufficient energy at its resonant frequencies.
Inside the reactor, remains accumulated energy, which must be spend by oscillating LC circuit.
The Oleodinamica LC circuit selector valve is designed to allow control of several machine functions through a single joystick, eliminating the need to use three-way valves in parallel to control multiple, bidirectional circuits.
All high impedance structures can be studied on the basis of an effective model which consists of a resonant LC circuit.
In their quasi-lumped approach, a few lumped inductive and capacitive elements were used to establish an equivalent LC circuit, from which the resonant characteristics of the coupled SSS resonators were studied.