PHYS345 Electricity and Electronics

Hint for P7.6

When the switch is open, the current source and two resistors may be replaced with a Thevenin generator to determine the time constant for energization of the inductor.

When the switch is closed, the inductor deenergizes through the two resistors now effectively in parallel.

Last updated Oct. 13, 1998.
Copyright George Watson, Univ. of Delaware, 1998.