Re: [SI-LIST] : RMS Definition

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From: Doug McKean (dmckean@corp.auspex.com)
Date: Tue May 29 2001 - 14:01:37 PDT


"Larry Miller" wrote:

> The formal definition is an integral, f(t), etc. Sines, squares, and
> triangles are just special simple cases. The "correct" way to
measure it is
> with a bolometer. I think that some Fluke meters work this way, and
most
> microwave power meters worth their salt do.
>
> Larry Miller

"True RMS" meters do this.

- Doug McKean

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