5. Determine the instant t
at which the diode will begin to conduct and the time t
at which it will stop conducting within a period (t
should be expressedas function of the period T).6. Can we use that diode as a rectifier diode?
: Battery charging.Consider the circuit below. The diodes are supposed to be perfect.
D4 D1D3 D2R
2.3 The average current flowing through a diode.2.4 The effective load current.2.5 The effective current flowing through a diode.3. The load R is replaced by a battery having an emf E = 12V and an internalresistance r = 2
. The battery is being charged by the rectifier.3.1 Determine the conduction angle of the diode (it’s angle covered during theconduction).3.2 Determine the maximal current flowing through the load.3.3 Determine the average load current.3.4 The capacity of the battery is assumed to be equal to 30Ah. Determine the time t
required for the battery charging.
: DC motor supplyA single phase Graetz bridge is used to supply a DC motor. The bridge itself issupplied by a sine voltage having an effective value of 220V, under a frequency of50Hz. The back emf
of the motor is related to its speed
through the followingrelationship:
E = kn
, where k = 0.20V.tr
.min. The current through the load is filteredby an inductor whose value is so great that the current can be considered asconstant and equal to 10A. The internal resistance of the motor is 2.5
. Determine:1. The effective load current.2. The average current in a diode1. The average load voltage is equal to 15V.Calculate the effective value of the supplyvoltage v(t).2. The load resistance is assumed to be equal to10
. Determine:2.1 The average load current.2.2 The maximal current flowing through a diode