voltage regulator

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a transformer whose voltage ratio of transformation can be adjusted

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Weinberg, "The sequential switching shunt regulator S3R", in Proc.
The ISL6561 has a built-in shunt regulator to allow 12-V-only bias using a small external limiting resistor.
Units with AC supply also incorporate a shunt regulator circuit with configurable turn on voltage.
For extremely low load power such as a voltage reference, it is acceptable to use a shunt regulator with efficiency less than 50 percent.