multiphase

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • adj multiphase of an electrical system that uses or generates two or more alternating voltages of the same frequency but differing in phase angle
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • a Multiphase (Elec) Having many phases;
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • multiphase Having many phases, in any sense of that word; specifically, in electricity, same as polyphase.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Multi-, + phase,

Usage

In literature:

Tesla's multiphase alternating-current motor.
"Beacon Lights of History, Volume XIV" by John Lord
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In news:

Whether certain portions of the Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory (MMPI) and the California Psychological Inventory administered to job applicants (i.e.
Don't Be Fazed By Multiphase Sampling.
Operations, troubleshooting and even design may require sampling a multiphase stream — ie, a solid in gas, solid in liquid, liquid in gas or liquid in liquid.
Tri- Mer Corp, a manufacturer of air pollution systems for difficult gases and particulates, recently introduced the MultiPhase BioSystem, a new advancement in "green" technology for VOC control.
Multiphase flowmeters are the fastest growing flowmeter type, outpacing ultrasonic and other technologies, according to a new study from market research firm Flow Research, Inc.
The study, titled "The World Market for Multiphase Flowmeters," found the multiphase flowmeter market totaled $240.0 million in 2011.
Rutgers selects architects for ' multiphase renovation and expansion' of RAC.
The Moyno Tri-Phaze® System is the patented progressing cavity solution for multiphase pumping applications within the oil and gas industry.
To help high-volume hamburger patty processors, JBT FoodTech offers MultiPhase Cooking solutions.
The multiphase team of the Institute for Energy Technology (IFE) was awarded StatoilHydro's research prize on 22 October for its work on multiphase flow and transport.
The role of multiphase CT enterography.
Fluid Mechanics, Thermal Engineering and Multiphase Flow Research Laboratory (FUTURE), Dept.
Applying multiphase meters to hydrocarbon flow measurements.
Multiphase simulations enhance well designs, contingency planning.
Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) initiated an internal National Electric Generation Siting Study, which is an ongoing multiphase study addressing several key questions related to our national electrical energy supply.
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In science:

For the high density multiphase gas however, the neutral fraction is tracked only for the hot phase, and the cold gas fraction x ≡ ρc /ρ is computed within the multiphase ISM sub-particle model (Springel & Hernquist 2003).
Molecular hydrogen regulated star formation in cosmological SPH simulations
Multiphase Cooling Flow Model We consider a spherically symmetric steady state cooling (cid:13)ow.
The Distribution of Mass and Gas in the Center of Clusters of Galaxies Implied by X-Ray and Lensing Observations
This, in turn, implies that the ICM is inhomogeneous and should be described at any given radius as a multiphase medium consisting of gas blobs of various densities.
The Distribution of Mass and Gas in the Center of Clusters of Galaxies Implied by X-Ray and Lensing Observations
In constructing the equations describing the multiphase (cid:13)ow, an important simpli(cid:12)cation that can be made is that the (cid:13)ow velocity u is typically much smaller than the speed of sound.
The Distribution of Mass and Gas in the Center of Clusters of Galaxies Implied by X-Ray and Lensing Observations
In addition, the cool phases need to be insulated by magnetic (cid:12)elds in order to prevent their evaporation and the consequent destruction of the multiphase medium, and these magnetic (cid:12)elds can also prevent the motion of the dense blobs relative to the lighter phases.
The Distribution of Mass and Gas in the Center of Clusters of Galaxies Implied by X-Ray and Lensing Observations
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