Ohm law


Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Encyclopedia.

Ohm law

(ōm),
in an electric current passing through a wire, the intensity of the current (I) in amperes equals the electromotive force (E) in volts divided by the resistance (R) in ohms: I = E/R.
[George S. Ohm]
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

Ohm law

(ōm law)
In an electric current passing through a wire, the intensity of the current (I) in amperes equals the electromotive force (E) in volts divided by the resistance (R) in ohms: I = E/R.
[George S. Ohm]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

Ohm,

Georg Simon, German physicist, 1787-1854.
ohm - the practical unit of electrical resistance.
Ohm law - in an electric current passing through a wire, the intensity of the current in amperes equals the electromotive force in volts divided by the resistance in ohms.
Medical Eponyms © Farlex 2012