Hi all,

Assume I have a triac and I wish to make a light dimmer as below:

Now, assuming I trigger the triac at a given angle my RMS voltage will not equal Vpeak/sqroot(2) anymore. How can I calculate both the average and RMS output voltage in this case?

Regards

Assume I have a triac and I wish to make a light dimmer as below:

Now, assuming I trigger the triac at a given angle my RMS voltage will not equal Vpeak/sqroot(2) anymore. How can I calculate both the average and RMS output voltage in this case?

Regards

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