explain me filter circuit? how does it work? and explain how zener diode act as voltage regulator ?

Asked by Hardik Chauhan | 26th Nov, 2012, 12:38: AM

Expert Answer:

The property of a p-n diode to conduct in one direction only can be used to rectify AC voltage, that is, restrict variations to one direction only.
Two simple rectifiers are (1) Half-wave and (2) Full-wave rectifiers.
(1) Half-wave rectifier: The circuit is as follows:
 

Answered by  | 26th Nov, 2012, 11:19: AM

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