electromagnetic compatibility

Definitions

Electronics

  • The ability two or more devices, pieces of equipment, or systems, have to function in the same electromagnetic environment, without the function or performance of any of the devices, pieces of equipment, or systems being adversely affected by any electromagnetic interference created by any of them. Often, there is electromagnetic interference present, but it may not be sufficient to affect other devices.
  • The extent to which electromagnetic compatibility (1) exists.
  • The extent to which a device, piece of equipment, or system does not create electromagnetic interference which may deteriorate the function or performance of another device, piece of equipment, or system.
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