Category: Rectifiers

  • FW Rectifiers: Calculation, Filter, Circuit Diagram and Working

    FW Rectifiers: Calculation, Filter, Circuit Diagram and Working

    Learn everything you need to know about bridge rectifiers, including their calculations, filters, circuit diagrams, and working. Find out how to calculate the efficiency and output voltage of a bridge rectifier, and understand the concept of LC filter. Explore the bridge rectifier circuit diagram and working principle, and gain a deeper understanding of this essential…

  • Advancements in rectifier : A Brief History

    This post explores the advancements in rectifier AC/DC converters technology and its history. Learn about the latest innovations in power quality, efficiency, circuit design, component technology, control algorithms, and switching technologies such as GaN and SiC. Discover the evolution of rectifiers, from vacuum tube rectifiers to synchronous rectifiers, and their impact on the electrical grid…

  • The Complete Guide to the Different Types of Rectifiers

    Rectifiers are devices used to convert AC voltage into DC or direct current. There are two main types of rectifiers. one is an uncontrolled rectifier and another is a controlled rectifier. Uncontrolled rectifier An uncontrolled rectifier is a type of rectifier circuit that does not use any external control elements to regulate the output voltage…

  • Half Wave Rectifiers

    Half wave rectifier diagram and design parameters, negative halfwave rectifier, rippler filtering with capacitor uses and disadvantages