Faraday cage

noun Physics an earthed metal screen surrounding a piece of equipment in order to exclude electrostatic influences.

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  • Faraday cage — A Faraday cage or Faraday shield is an enclosure formed by conducting material, or by a mesh of such material. Such an enclosure blocks out external static electrical fields. Faraday cages are named after physicist Michael Faraday, who built one… …   Wikipedia

  • Faraday cage — Faradėjaus narvas statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. Faraday cage; Faraday cylinder; Faraday cup vok. Faradayscher Käfig, m rus. клетка Фарадея, f; цилиндр Фарадея, m pranc. cage de Faraday, f …   Fizikos terminų žodynas

  • Faraday cage — Physics. an enclosure constructed of grounded wire mesh or parallel wires that shields sensitive electrical instruments from electrostatic interference. Also called Faraday shield. [1915 20; named after M. FARADAY] * * * …   Universalium

  • Faraday cage — /ˈfærədeɪ keɪdʒ/ (say faruhday kayj) noun an enclosure formed using conducting materials, designed to exclude electrostatic and, to some extent, electromagnetic fields; used to protect components that can be damaged by such fields, or to isolate… …   Australian English dictionary

  • Faraday cage — noun Any conductive surrounding, idealized or practical, used to interrupt the transmission of electromagnetic energy or electrostatic discharge across it …   Wiktionary

  • faraday cage — noun Usage: usually capitalized F : a grounded metallic screen completely surrounding a space to protect it from external electrostatic influence …   Useful english dictionary

  • Cage De Faraday — Cage de Faraday. Une cage de Faraday est une enceinte utilisée pour protéger des nuisances électriques et subsidiairement électromagnétiques extérieures ou inversement empêcher un appareillage de polluer son environnement. Une cage de Faraday est …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Faraday (disambiguation) — Faraday may refer to:People* Michael Faraday, a British scientist (a physicist and chemist) * David Faraday, a victim of the serial killer nicknamed the Zodiac KillerThings* faraday (unit), a unit of electrical charge. * Faraday constant, the… …   Wikipedia

  • Cage — may refer to:Fiction* Cage (film) , a 1989 film starring Lou Ferrigno * , an episode of Law Order: Special Victims Unit * John Cage (character), a fictional character in the television show Ally McBeal * Johnny Cage, a fictional character from… …   Wikipedia

  • cage de Faraday — Faradėjaus narvas statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. Faraday cage; Faraday cylinder; Faraday cup vok. Faradayscher Käfig, m rus. клетка Фарадея, f; цилиндр Фарадея, m pranc. cage de Faraday, f …   Fizikos terminų žodynas

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