control grid


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control grid

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(Electronics) electronics another name for grid6a
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Noun1.control grid - an electrode placed between the cathode and anode of a vacuum tube to control the flow of electrons through the tube
electrode - a conductor used to make electrical contact with some part of a circuit
electron tube, thermionic tube, thermionic vacuum tube, thermionic valve, vacuum tube, tube - electronic device consisting of a system of electrodes arranged in an evacuated glass or metal envelope
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They help boost the flexibility and responsiveness of transmission and distribution grids by capturing and using accurate, real-time data to control grid stability and react quickly to changing grid conditions.
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Operators of today's complex electrical power grids use time-tagged measurements of voltage and current throughout the power grid to monitor and control grid performance.
Each experimental grid was paired with a control grid in the same habitat and both grids were monitored simultaneously (as per Tanaka, 1972; Fig.
Conventional utilities can provide various active power ancillary services to control grid frequency over different time scales.
It's all to do with the rejigging of the control grid to offer some new variety after adecadeor more around central England and the Welsh borders.