voltage regulator

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Noun1.voltage regulator - a transformer whose voltage ratio of transformation can be adjusted
electrical system - equipment in a motor vehicle that provides electricity to start the engine and ignite the fuel and operate the lights and windshield wiper and heater and air conditioner and radio
transformer - an electrical device by which alternating current of one voltage is changed to another voltage
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voltage regulator

nregolatore m di tensione
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The Sequential Switching Shunt Regulator (S3R) is a photovoltaic DET power conditioner developed in the 70s [2], [3] and widely employed in telecom and scientific missions, especially in Europe.
The companys facilities in Dulles, along with Goleta and San Diego, California, and Beltsville, Maryland provided numerous subsystems, including the satellites solar arrays, heat pipes, avionic boxes, flight computer, shunt regulator assembly, composite components and deployable structures.
The NCP4371 also removes the need for a secondary shunt regulator, saving cost and the space required to implement a charger design.
For extremely low load power such as a voltage reference, it is acceptable to use a shunt regulator with efficiency less than 50 percent.
The ISL6561 has a built-in shunt regulator to allow 12-V-only bias using a small external limiting resistor.
Units with AC supply also incorporate a shunt regulator circuit with configurable turn on voltage.
Tenders are invited for Ic Linear Programmable Shunt Regulator Diode
Employing multi-die technology and a dual exposed pad DFN2020-6 package, the device offers lower power dissipation and higher efficiency than alternative Zener shunt regulator solutions, resulting in less heating and improvements in overall system reliability.
7V to 5V directly, from 4V to 100V through an internal linear regulator, or beyond 100V through an internal shunt regulator.
It offers the functions and accuracy to simplify the design task of LED driving with an on-chip shunt regulator and built-in safety features, including thermal shutdown and open and short LED detection.
The LTC3255 operates either as a general purpose step-down charge pump with 2:1 or 1:1 conversion ratios, or it can operate as a current doubling shunt regulator.