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Name: Power Dissipation in Resistor Circuits
ID: m17305
Language: English (en)
Summary: Power dissipation in resistor circuits.
Subject: Science and Technology
Keywords: power, resistor
License: Creative Commons Attribution License CC-BY 2.0

Authors: Don Johnson (dhj@rice.edu)
Copyright Holders: Don Johnson (dhj@rice.edu)
Maintainers: Don Johnson (dhj@rice.edu)

Latest version: 1.7 (history)
First publication date: Jul 27, 2008 4:24 pm -0500
Last revision to module: Aug 4, 2010 9:55 am -0500

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Version History

Version: 1.7 Aug 4, 2010 9:55 am -0500 by Don Johnson
Changes:
Changed the discussion of resistivity.

Version: 1.6 Mar 29, 2010 9:33 am -0500 by Don Johnson
Changes:
Fixed a misspelled word.

Version: 1.5 Aug 9, 2008 6:05 pm -0500 by Don Johnson
Changes:
Corrected wording errors.

Version: 1.4 Jul 31, 2008 6:06 pm -0500 by Don Johnson
Changes:
Numbered an equation.

Version: 1.3 Jul 30, 2008 10:30 am -0500 by Don Johnson
Changes:
Fixed uneven wording.

Version: 1.2 Jul 28, 2008 12:22 pm -0500 by Don Johnson
Changes:
Finished initial entry of the module.

Version: 1.1 Jul 27, 2008 5:22 pm -0500 by Don Johnson
Changes:
Initial module entry.

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