voltage drop

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Noun1.voltage drop - a decrease in voltage along a conductor through which current is flowing
free fall, drop, dip, fall - a sudden sharp decrease in some quantity; "a drop of 57 points on the Dow Jones index"; "there was a drop in pressure in the pulmonary artery"; "a dip in prices"; "when that became known the price of their stock went into free fall"
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The voltage drop across a trace or via is a relatively simple calculation using Ohm's Law, V = I*R.
The IC starts to turn off when the voltage drop across its terminals exceeds a nominal value of [+ or -]1.
Compared with conventional EBG structure plane, it has multi-functions of low voltage drop, current equidistribution, compactness and effective noise isolation.
There is a trade-off in both former gold- and new platinum-doped diodes between forward voltage drop VF and reverse recovery time trr.
A blackout is a total power loss and a brownout is a voltage drop, usually evidenced by a sudden dimming of lights.
They obtained a DC potential voltage drop (which is proportional to current) of 0.
These benefits are the results of the low forward voltage drop and reverse recovery charge of the Si4642DY's integrated Schottky diode and the reduced PCB parasitic inductance enabled by the integration of both devices onto a single chip.
The device s lower voltage drop at peak currents also provides a larger voltage margin over the UVLO (undervoltage lockout) level, helping prevent undesired undervoltage lockout conditions with the load.
Standard silicon diodes exhibit a forward voltage drop from 0.
The new device combines the low forward voltage drop of the PIN structure with fast soft recovery to give an energy efficient solution for medium voltage rectification applications.