Converters

Converter may refer to:

Electromagnetics

  • Frequency converter
  • “Voltage converter”, another name for
    • Electromagnetic transformer
    • Switched-mode power supply
    • DC to DC converter
    • Power inverter (DC to AC)
      • Solar inverter

Electronics

  • Digital-to-analog converter
  • Analog-to-digital converter
  • “Frequency-to-Voltage converter” (F-V converter), a frequency detector for voltage-controlled Guitar synthesizer.
  • A combination local oscillator and mixer stage in a Superheterodyne receiver
  • “Converter”, an alternate name for a remote control

In television

  • Cable converter box, an electronic device use in Cable Television Systems
  • Digital television adapter, sometimes known as a “converter box”

Information technology

  • Low-noise block converter, in communications
  • Scan conversion between video formats
  • File format converter convert between various file formats
    • Audio converter (disambiguation)

Metallurgy

  • Converter (metallurgy)
  • Bessemer converter, a metallurgical process for steelmaking
  • A process vessel in Basic oxygen steelmaking

Vehicles, automobiles

  • Catalytic converter, in automobiles
  • Autogas converter, part of an automotive LPG system, also known as a vaporiser or pressure reducer

Other uses

  • Converter (music), a noise music project by Scott Sturgis
  • Torque converter
  • Fountain pen converter, a removable filling mechanism for fountain pens
  • Unit converter
  • Currency converter