Dictionary of Electrical Engineering

Commonly used terms in the Electrical industry.

magnetic flux
the integral of the component of magnetic flux density perpendicular to a surface, over the given surface.
magnetic flux density
a vector quantifying a magnetic field, so that a particle carrying unit charge experiences unit force when traveling with unit velocity in a direction perpendicular to the magnetic field characterized by unit magnetic flux density. It has the units of volt-seconds per square meter in the SI system of units.