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Easy Java Simulations (2001- ) => Electronic => Topic started by: Fu-Kwun Hwang on February 26, 2011, 10:47:06 pm



Title: The Full Wave Bridge Rectifier
Post by: Fu-Kwun Hwang on February 26, 2011, 10:47:06 pm
The four diodes labelled D1 to D4 are arranged in "series pairs" with only two diodes conducting current during each half cycle. During the positive half cycle of the supply, diodes D1 and D2 conduct in series while diodes D3 and D4 are reverse biased and the current flows through the load as shown below.