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IJSTR >> Volume 8 - Issue 7, July 2019 Edition



International Journal of Scientific & Technology Research  
International Journal of Scientific & Technology Research

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ISSN 2277-8616



Cost Effective Power Factor Measurement Using Microcontroller ATmega8

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AUTHOR(S)

Chandam Thoisana Singh

 

KEYWORDS

power factor measurement, zero crossing detector, power triangle, lagging and leading power factor, microcontroller ATmega8, circuit design, result and characteristics analysis.

 

ABSTRACT

This paper presents a simple, cost effective and accurate power factor measurement system implemented using ATmega8 microcontroller. In the present technological revolution power is very precious. So we need to find out the causes of power loss and improve the power system with a suitable method. Nowadays most of the product are developed with microcontroller based embedded technology. The use of microcontroller reduces the cost.

 

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