Accession Number : AD0676268

Title :   AN ALTERNATING-CURRENT COMPUTING STATION.

Corporate Author : FOREIGN TECHNOLOGY DIV WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OHIO

Report Date : 25 OCT 1967

Pagination or Media Count : 12

Abstract : The a.c. analog computer described is a slightly modified version of a Soviet-made computer. It operates on 196 cycles with a reference voltage of 50, and a reference current of 0.1 amp. The computer consists of the following main components: (1) a signal generator consisting of 4 elements: (a) an automatic voltage divider transformer, (b) a potential transformer, (c) a phase shift automatic transformer, and (d) a phase angle fine adjusting transformer; (2) a transformer element; (3) a circuit element; (4) a load element; (5) a capacitor element; and (6) a measurement element.

Descriptors :   (*ELECTRIC POWER PRODUCTION, *ANALOG COMPUTERS), ALTERNATING CURRENT, TRANSFORMERS, CAPACITORS, GENERATORS, CHINA

Subject Categories : Electric Power Production and Distribution
      Computer Hardware

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE