
#1
Feb2414, 08:58 AM

P: 17

why we add reflected voltage to the input voltage but subtract current from the input current?
Also why the reflected current is shown on the other side of the load, travelling back to the input source but not on the same path where it travels from? Does voltage wave reflect the same way as current does? 



#2
Feb2514, 10:10 PM

P: 1,268

Start here with the special cases of an open circuit and a short circuit.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Reflect...Specific_cases 



#3
Feb2614, 07:40 AM

Sci Advisor
PF Gold
P: 11,341




Register to reply 
Related Discussions  
Adding & Subtracting vectors  Introductory Physics Homework  3  
Adding and subtracting vectors  Introductory Physics Homework  4  
Adding and Subtracting Vectors  Introductory Physics Homework  4  
why doesn't a voltage source rereflect the reflected wave in a transmission line  Electrical Engineering  9  
binary adding/subtracting, am i doing this right?  Engineering, Comp Sci, & Technology Homework  1 