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Inductance question

  1. Oct 14, 2013 #1


    why inductance's current represent with di/dt?

    ps) and how do you make image big...
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  3. Oct 14, 2013 #2


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    Actually the Voltage is Ldi/dt. But I'm not sure that is all you are asking.

    A constant voltage across an inductor will cause a constant change in current (di/dt) .... and vice-versa.

    No idea about the images, but they expand when people click on them.
  4. Oct 14, 2013 #3
    Make that an Ideal inductor - real inductor's restive elements can have V with no dI/dt.... fine for circuit analysis, but in a real circuit this should always be considered.
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