The Power Factor in a RLC Circuit Calculator will calculate the:
Calculator Parameter: The conducting wire of circuit and material the inductor is made from, are both uniform and they have the same thickness everywhere; the source supplies AC current.
|The power factor of the circuit is|
|Power factor of the circuit calculation|
|cosφ = R/√R2 + 2 × π × fd × 1/2 × π × fd × C2|
cosφ = /√2 + 2 × × × 1/2 × × × 2
cosφ = /√ + 2 × × × 1/2
cosφ = /√ + 2 × × × 2
cosφ = /√ + 2
cosφ = /√ +
cosφ = /√
cosφ = /
|Power Factor In A Rlc Circuit Calculator Input Values|
|Driving frequency of the circuit (fd) Hz [Hertz]|
|Resistance of the resistor (R) Ω [Ohm]|
|Inductance of the inductor (L) H [Henry]|
|Capacitance of the capacitor (C) F [Farad]|
|Archimedes constant (π)|
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This formula derives from
where Z is the impedance of the circuit and XL = 2 · π · fd · L and XC = 1 / (2 · π · fd · C) are the inductive and capacitive reactances respectively.
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