What is a ohmic device and a non-ohmic device? What is the difference between them?

Asked by  | 19th Jul, 2009, 06:01: PM

Expert Answer:

The devices which obey Ohm's law (V proportional to I) are called ohmic devices and the rest are non-ohmic devices.

Example: Resistor  - ohmic device

                 Diode - Non - ohmic device

Answered by  | 26th Aug, 2009, 02:19: PM

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