## Average Load Current of Single Phase Half Wave Diode Rectifier with Resistive Load Solution

STEP 0: Pre-Calculation Summary
Formula Used
Average Load Current SP = Peak Input Voltage SP/(pi*Resistance SP)
IL = V(max)/(pi*r)
This formula uses 1 Constants, 3 Variables
Constants Used
pi - Archimedes' constant Value Taken As 3.14159265358979323846264338327950288
Variables Used
Average Load Current SP - (Measured in Ampere) - Average Load Current SP is the current that is drawn by the external load connected to the generator's output terminals. The current flows through load and returns to generator via armature winding.
Peak Input Voltage SP - (Measured in Volt) - Peak Input Voltage SP is the peak of the alternating voltage provided at the input of any electrical circuit.
Resistance SP - (Measured in Ohm) - Resistance SP is a measure of the opposition to current flow in an electrical circuit. Its S.I unit is ohm.
STEP 1: Convert Input(s) to Base Unit
Peak Input Voltage SP: 221 Volt --> 221 Volt No Conversion Required
Resistance SP: 59 Ohm --> 59 Ohm No Conversion Required
STEP 2: Evaluate Formula
Substituting Input Values in Formula
IL = V(max)/(pi*r) --> 221/(pi*59)
Evaluating ... ...
IL = 1.19231330248505
STEP 3: Convert Result to Output's Unit
1.19231330248505 Ampere --> No Conversion Required
1.19231330248505 1.192313 Ampere <-- Average Load Current SP
(Calculation completed in 00.004 seconds)
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Average Load Current of Single Phase Half Wave Diode Rectifier with Resistive Load
​ Go Average Load Current SP = Peak Input Voltage SP/(pi*Resistance SP)
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Average Output Voltage of Single Phase Half Wave Diode Rectifier with Resistive Load
​ Go Average Output Voltage Half = Peak Input Voltage SP/pi
RMS Output Voltage of Single Phase Half Wave Diode Rectifier with Resistive Load
​ Go RMS Output Voltage Half = Peak Input Voltage SP/2

## Average Load Current of Single Phase Half Wave Diode Rectifier with Resistive Load Formula

Average Load Current SP = Peak Input Voltage SP/(pi*Resistance SP)
IL = V(max)/(pi*r)

## Why is average of current calculated?

In rectifiers, the average current is calculated and analyzed because it provides essential information about the time-averaged behavior of the current flowing through the rectifier circuit. Rectifiers are electronic devices used to convert alternating current (AC) into direct current (DC). They are commonly used in power supplies and electronic circuits where a steady DC voltage is required.

## How to Calculate Average Load Current of Single Phase Half Wave Diode Rectifier with Resistive Load?

Average Load Current of Single Phase Half Wave Diode Rectifier with Resistive Load calculator uses Average Load Current SP = Peak Input Voltage SP/(pi*Resistance SP) to calculate the Average Load Current SP, The Average load current of single phase half wave diode rectifier with resistive load formula is defined as the average of current on the load side of a rectifier over a complete cycle when the load is resistive in nature. Average Load Current SP is denoted by IL symbol.

How to calculate Average Load Current of Single Phase Half Wave Diode Rectifier with Resistive Load using this online calculator? To use this online calculator for Average Load Current of Single Phase Half Wave Diode Rectifier with Resistive Load, enter Peak Input Voltage SP (V(max)) & Resistance SP (r) and hit the calculate button. Here is how the Average Load Current of Single Phase Half Wave Diode Rectifier with Resistive Load calculation can be explained with given input values -> 1.21287 = 221/(pi*59).

### FAQ

What is Average Load Current of Single Phase Half Wave Diode Rectifier with Resistive Load?
The Average load current of single phase half wave diode rectifier with resistive load formula is defined as the average of current on the load side of a rectifier over a complete cycle when the load is resistive in nature and is represented as IL = V(max)/(pi*r) or Average Load Current SP = Peak Input Voltage SP/(pi*Resistance SP). Peak Input Voltage SP is the peak of the alternating voltage provided at the input of any electrical circuit & Resistance SP is a measure of the opposition to current flow in an electrical circuit. Its S.I unit is ohm.
How to calculate Average Load Current of Single Phase Half Wave Diode Rectifier with Resistive Load?
The Average load current of single phase half wave diode rectifier with resistive load formula is defined as the average of current on the load side of a rectifier over a complete cycle when the load is resistive in nature is calculated using Average Load Current SP = Peak Input Voltage SP/(pi*Resistance SP). To calculate Average Load Current of Single Phase Half Wave Diode Rectifier with Resistive Load, you need Peak Input Voltage SP (V(max)) & Resistance SP (r). With our tool, you need to enter the respective value for Peak Input Voltage SP & Resistance SP and hit the calculate button. You can also select the units (if any) for Input(s) and the Output as well.
How many ways are there to calculate Average Load Current SP?
In this formula, Average Load Current SP uses Peak Input Voltage SP & Resistance SP. We can use 1 other way(s) to calculate the same, which is/are as follows -
• Average Load Current SP = Peak Input Voltage SP/(Angular Frequency*Inductance)
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