IEVref: 705-03-10 ID: Language: en Status: Standard Term: perfect conductor Synonym1: Synonym2: Synonym3: Symbol: Definition: a hypothetical medium such that an external variable electric field would produce on its surface an electrical current density vector $\stackrel{\to }{J}$ which would be tangential to the surface and arbitrarily large in a particular frequency band NOTE – It is possible for an anisotropic medium to be a perfect conductor in certain directions only; in these directions conductivity may be considered infinite. Publication date: 1995-09 Source: Replaces: Internal notes: 2017-06-02: Cleanup - Remove Attached Image 521-09-023.gif CO remarks: TC/SC remarks: VT remarks: Domain1: Domain2: Domain3: Domain4: Domain5: