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Alternating Currents in Theory and Practice


  • Date Published: April 2016
  • availability: Available
  • format: Paperback
  • isbn: 9781316606964

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  • Originally published in 1916, as part of the Cambridge Technical Series, this book was written to provide a guide to the laws governing the flow of alternating currents in circuits and an account regarding different types of alternating current machines. Illustrative figures are included. This book will be of value to anyone with an interest in alternating currents and the history of science.

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    Product details

    • Date Published: April 2016
    • format: Paperback
    • isbn: 9781316606964
    • length: 376 pages
    • dimensions: 218 x 140 x 24 mm
    • weight: 0.51kg
    • availability: Available
  • Table of Contents

    1. Preliminary considerations
    2. Inductance
    3. The flow of single phase alternating currents in circuits possessing resistance, inductance and capacity
    4. Power in alternating current circuits
    5. Multiphase currents
    6. Instruments for use on alternating current circuits
    7. Alternators
    8. Static transformers
    9. Induction motors
    10. Converting plant
    11. Switchgear and protective appliances
    high tension transmission

  • Author

    W. H. N. James

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