# Re: Circulating Power

```Original poster: "Zoran Tukovic by way of Terry Fritz <teslalist-at-qwest-dot-net>" <ztukovic-at-globalnet.hr>

Thanx,
You mean 1/2*C*UČ/ 1 period of frequency of oscillation ?

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> Original poster: "Finn Hammer by way of Terry Fritz <teslalist-at-qwest-dot-net>"
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>
> Zoran,
>
> Since you mention both the presence of a capacitor and an oscillation,
> as well as stating that it is ideal,  I assume you have a resistively
> lossless L C circuit in mind.
>
> The initial charge on the capacitor is going to be 1/2*U^2*C . This will
> transfer into 1/2*L*I^2 and back into 1/2*U^2*C.
> Since power is Joule/time, you could say that the power is 1/2*U^2*C/1
>
> Hope I am right, and that it helps.
>
> Cheers, Finn Hammer
>
> Tesla list skriver:
>  >
>  > Original poster: "Zoran Tukovic by way of Terry Fritz
> <teslalist-at-qwest-dot-net>" <ztukovic-at-globalnet.hr>
>  >
>  > How can we calculate Circulating Power in ideal condenser discharge
>  > oscillating circuit ?
>  >
>  > Regards,
>  > Zoran
>
>
>

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