Concepts & Definitions


C3.1 Capacitance

  • Capacitance DescriptionC3-1
  • Capacitive Reactance
  • Connections
  • Mixed Dielectrics
  • Dipoles
  • Frequency Dependency of Capacitance
  • Dielectric Absorption

 

C3.2 Insulation Resistance

 

C3-15

 

  • Measurement of the IR
  • The Time Constant τ
  • Dielectric Withstanding Voltage

 

 

C3.3 Losses

 

  • Impedance and ESRC3-24
  • Loss Dependent Derating
  • Dissipation Factor DF / Tanδ
  • Q Value
  • Loss versus Frequency

 

C3.4 Energy contents / Force manifestations

C3-26

 

  • Energy Contents
  • Force Action from Electromagnetic Field
  • Force Action in Electrostatic Fields

 

C3.5 Category Concepts

  • Category Voltage

C3-27

 


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