star connection


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star connection

n
(Electrical Engineering) a connection used in a polyphase electrical device or system of devices in which the windings each have one end connected to a common junction, the star point, and the other end to a separate terminal. See also Y connection Compare delta connection
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Either one of the windings may be connected in zigzag, also known as interconnected star connection which combines the advantages of both, delta and star connections.
In this case, as can be seen from the formula, one- third of the reactive power is produced in the star connection in comparison with delta connection and no more than triple capacitors are required in star connection.
To collect the sensed data efficiently, the hybrid WSN includes both a low data-rate network based on a customized star connection and a high data-rate network based on a standard mesh connection.