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written by Michael Davidson
This java simulation illustrates the operation of a transformer. The user can change the input voltage and the number of primary and secondary windings. The simulation shows the input and output signal for the transformer.





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Electricity & Magnetism
- Electromagnetic Induction
= Transformers
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© 1999 Florida State University
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Keywords:
Faraday's Law, electromotive force, how does a transformer work?, inductance, simulation, transformer
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Metadata instance created October 23, 2007 by Bruce Mason
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November 5, 2007 by Cathy Ezrailson
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June 15, 2006
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M. Davidson, (1999), WWW Document, (http://micro.magnet.fsu.edu/electromag/java/transformer/index.html).
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M. Davidson, Molecular Expressions: Electricity and Magnetism - Transformer (1999), <http://micro.magnet.fsu.edu/electromag/java/transformer/index.html>.
APA Format
Davidson, M. (2006, June 15). Molecular Expressions: Electricity and Magnetism - Transformer. Retrieved July 31, 2014, from http://micro.magnet.fsu.edu/electromag/java/transformer/index.html
Chicago Format
Davidson, Michael. Molecular Expressions: Electricity and Magnetism - Transformer. June 15, 2006. http://micro.magnet.fsu.edu/electromag/java/transformer/index.html (accessed 31 July 2014).
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Davidson, Michael. Molecular Expressions: Electricity and Magnetism - Transformer. 1999. 15 June 2006. 31 July 2014 <http://micro.magnet.fsu.edu/electromag/java/transformer/index.html>.
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