electromagnetic induction


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e·lec·tro·mag·net·ic in·duc·tion

generation of an electrical current in a conductor when it is moved across a magnetic field.

electromagnetic induction

Etymology: Gk, elektron + magnes, lodestone; L, inducere, to bring in
the production of electric current in a circuit when it is passed through a changing magnetic field.

electromagnetic induction

Generation of an electromotive force in an insulated conductor moving in an electromagnetic field or in a fixed conductor in a moving magnetic field.
See also: induction
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In order to generate electricity by the process of electromagnetic Induction, you just have to move a magnet near a coil or vice versa.
The phenomenon of electromagnetic induction and electromagnetic essential that the phenomenon is described by Faraday's law:
Diaz L, Hcrrero J (1992) Salinity estimates in irrigated soils using electromagnetic induction.
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The electromagnetic induction of membrane sodium potassium ATPase inhibition mediated ATP synthesis may also be a similar primitive source of cellular energy.
Using electromagnetic induction, the WCD-800 relies on electric currents produced by the magnetic fields of the electric coils located under the charger.
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The shock absorbers use an electromagnetic induction mechanism to convert the vibration energy into electricity and mitigate the vibration at the same time.
He takes us on a journey from passing through airport security - those intimidating arches detect metal through electromagnetic induction - to explaining how an aeroplane takes off, guiding us around the cockpit and even showing us how a plane toilet works.
Relatively speaking, it is less efficient than electromagnetic induction as an electrical power producer.
4141/cjss81-008 Cook PG, Walker GR (1992) Depth profiles of electrical conductivity from linear combinations of electromagnetic induction measurements.

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