capacitive reactance


capacitive reactance
the opposition of capacitance to alternating current, equal to the reciprocal of the product of the angular frequency of the current times the capacitance. Symbol: XC Cf. inductive reactance.

* * *


Universalium. 2010.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • capacitive reactance — F/A/V the opposition a capacitor offers to alternating current flow. Capacitive reactance decreases with increasing frequency or, for a given frequency; the capacitive reactance decreases with increasing capacitance. The symbol for capacitive… …   Audio and video glossary

  • capacitive reactance — talpinė varža statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. capacitance; capacity reactance; capacitive reactance vok. kapazitiver Widerstand, m rus. ёмкостное сопротивление, n pranc. capacitance, f; réactance capacitive, f …   Fizikos terminų žodynas

  • capacitive reactance — talpinė varža statusas T sritis Standartizacija ir metrologija apibrėžtis Apibrėžtį žr. priede. priedas( ai) Grafinis formatas atitikmenys: angl. capacitive reactance vok. kapazitive Reaktanz, f; kapazitiver Widerstand, m rus. емкостное… …   Penkiakalbis aiškinamasis metrologijos terminų žodynas

  • capacitive reactance — noun : reactance due to the presence of capacitance in an alternating current circuit * * * Elect. the opposition of capacitance to alternating current, equal to the reciprocal of the product of the angular frequency of the current times the… …   Useful english dictionary

  • capacitive reactance — The opposition or resistance to an alternating current as a result of capacitance; expressed in ohms …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • Reactance (electronics) — Reactance is a circuit element s opposition to an alternating current, caused by the build up of electric or magnetic fields in the element due to the current. Both fields act to produce counter emf that is proportional to either the rate of… …   Wikipedia

  • reactance — /ree ak teuhns/, n. 1. Elect. the opposition of inductance and capacitance to alternating current, expressed in ohms: equal to the product of the sine of the angular phase difference between current and voltage and the ratio of the effective… …   Universalium

  • réactance capacitive — talpinė varža statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. capacitance; capacity reactance; capacitive reactance vok. kapazitiver Widerstand, m rus. ёмкостное сопротивление, n pranc. capacitance, f; réactance capacitive, f …   Fizikos terminų žodynas

  • réactance capacitive — talpinė varža statusas T sritis Standartizacija ir metrologija apibrėžtis Apibrėžtį žr. priede. priedas( ai) Grafinis formatas atitikmenys: angl. capacitive reactance vok. kapazitive Reaktanz, f; kapazitiver Widerstand, m rus. емкостное… …   Penkiakalbis aiškinamasis metrologijos terminų žodynas

  • Reactance — Réactance La réactance d un circuit électrique est la partie imaginaire de son impédance induite par la présence d une inductance ou d un condensateur dans le circuit. La réactance est notée X et s exprime en Ω (Ohm). Si X > 0, le dipôle est… …   Wikipédia en Français


Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.