Conceived as a reference manual for practicing engineers, instrument designers, service technicians and engineering students. The related fields of physics, mechanics and mathematics are frequently incorporated to enhance the understanding of the subject matter. Historical anecdotes as far back as Hellenistic times to modern scientists help illustrate in an entertaining manner ideas ranging from impractical inventions in history to those that have changed our lives.Many aspects of an SCR resemble a switching transistor, except that, once an SCR is turned on by a positive pulse to its gate, ... However, the diode characteristics of an SCR make that only the positive half- waves of alternating current make itanbsp;...
|Title||:||The Physics of Metrology|
|Publisher||:||Springer Science & Business Media - 2010-04-06|