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Electricity and Electronics for Renewable Energy Technology by Ahmad Hemami

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Index

Page numbers followed by f and t indicate figures and tables, respectively.

A

Absolute encoder, 729; see also Encoder

AC (alternating current), 6162

defined, 61

interval between switching direction, 62

motion of electrons in, 61

PWM for, 607

AC and DC signals, blending, 452453

AC circuits; see also RLC circuits

capacitors in, 192200

defined, 68

effective value, 179

effective voltage, 179

inductors in, 183192

measurements, 178181

peak-to-peak voltage, 178, 179

peak voltage, 178, 179

phase difference in, 204208

lagging, 204206

leading, 204206

out of phase, 204

in phase, 204

phase angle, 204206

vectors for, 207208

between voltage and current, 206, 207f

power in, 200204, 208211

active power, 203

apparent, 208211

factor, 210; ...

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