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Calculating Power Factor and Distortion of a Line-Driven Non-Linear Load

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000036819D
Original Publication Date: 1989-Oct-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Jan-29

Publishing Venue

IBM

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Authors:
Willis, SC [+details]

Abstract

This article discloses an alternative method to the conventional time domain system of calculating the total harmonic distortion and power factor of a line current in a system that comprises a non-linear load.