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3-wire analog outputs with precision DACs

An Electric Pendulum

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Capacitors store energy in the form of an electric field, and…

Clipper Circuits

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A circuit which removes the peak of a waveform is known as a clipper.…

Delta-Sigma ADC

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One of the more advanced ADC technologies is the so-called…

Tank Circuit Resonance Calculator

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This calculator computes the resonant frequency of a tank circuit

Series and Parallel Capacitors

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When capacitors are connected in series, the total capacitance is…

Phase Rotation

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Three-Phase Alternator Let’s take the three-phase alternator…

IGFET Amplifiers

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Electrical Transients

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This chapter explores the response of capacitors and inductors to…

Class B BJT Amplifiers

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Three-phase Power Systems

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What is Split-Phase Power Systems? Split-phase power systems achieve…

Potentiometer as a Rheostat

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Learning Objectives Rheostat use Wiring a potentiometer as a rheostat…

The Cascode Amplifier

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While the C-B (common-base) amplifier is known for wider bandwidth…

Class C BJT Amplifiers

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A common class of operation used in radio-frequency (RF) amplifier…

Diode Ratings

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In addition to forward voltage drop (Vf) and peak inverse voltage…

Delta and Wye 3-Phase Circuits

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Label where each of the following electrical quantities would be found…

Op-Amp Voltage and Gain Calculator

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A calculator for computing the gain and output voltage of an operational amplifier

Meter Check of a Transistor (BJT)

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Bipolar transistors are constructed of a three-layer semiconductor…

Noninverting Amplifier

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PARTS AND MATERIALS Operational amplifier, model 1458 or 353…

Frequency and Phase Measurement

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An important electrical quantity with no equivalent in DC circuits is…

PN Junctions

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Time Constant Circuits

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Microstrip Impedance Calculator

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This calculator helps you compute the characteristic impedance of a microstrip.

Trace Resistance Calculator

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This calculator determines the resistance of a microstrip trace

Basic Oscilloscope Operation

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An oscilloscope is a very useful piece of electronic test equipment.…

Meter Check of a Diode

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The Functionality of Diode Polarity Being able to determine the…

Band-stop Filters

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How to Create a Band-stop Filter? Also called band-elimination,…

Logic Simplification With Karnaugh Maps

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The logic simplification examples that we have done so far could have…

Octal and Hexadecimal Numeration

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Because binary numeration requires so many bits to represent…

Polyphase Motor Design

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AC Motors Perhaps the most important benefit of polyphase AC power…

Analog and Digital Signals

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Instrumentation is a field of study and work centering on measurement…

Rectifier Circuits

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What is Rectification? Now we come to the most popular application of…

Resistors

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Because the relationship between voltage, current, and resistance in…

The S-R Latch

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A bistable multivibrator has two stable states, as indicated by the…

Antiderivatives of Power Functions of e

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  Note: this is a very unique and useful property of e. As in…

Microprocessor Programming

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What is the difference between a JMP (“jump”) instruction and a…

Metric Notation

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The metric system, besides being a collection of measurement units for…

Rectifying Diodes

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DC Motor Control Circuits

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How is it possible to electrically measure the torque output by a…

The Triode

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De Forest’s Audion tube came to be known as the triode tube…

Transistors, Insulated-gate Field-effect (IGFET or MOSFET)

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We have the symbols for depletion mode and enhancement mode MOSFETs -…

Ohm’s Law (again!)

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A common phrase heard in reference to electrical safety goes something…

Data - Resistance & Superconductor

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Tables of specific resistance and temperature coefficient of…

Other Specialized Motors

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Shaded Pole Induction Motor An easy way to provide starting torque to…

Thevenin’s, Norton’s, and Maximum Power Transfer Theorems

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Suppose a 12 volt lead-acid battery has an internal resistance of 20…

IGBTs

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Because of their insulated gates, IGFETs of all types have extremely…

Full-wave Bridge Rectifier

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PARTS AND MATERIALS Low-voltage AC power supply (6 volt output) Four…

What Is the Skin Effect?

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The Skin Depth of Copper in Electrical Engineering As previously…

Monostable Multivibrators

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We’ve already seen one example of a monostable multivibrator in…

Ohm’s Law Calculator

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Calculate circuit parameters using Ohm's Law

Active-mode Operation (IGFET)

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Valence and Crystal Structure

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Valence: The electrons in the outermost shell, or valence shell, are…

Logic Simplification With Karnaugh Maps

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The logic simplification examples that we have done so far could have…

Bipolar Junction Transistors as Switches

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Solid-state switching circuits usually keep their constituent…

Introduction to Combinational Logic Functions

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The term “combinational” comes to us from mathematics. In…

Induction Motor, Large

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PARTS AND MATERIALS AC power source: 120VAC Capacitor, 3.3 µF…

Time Constant Circuits

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Potato Battery

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PARTS AND MATERIALS One large potato One lemon (optional) Strip of…

Thyristors

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Safe Circuit Design

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As we saw earlier, a power system with no secure connection to earth…

Capacitor Transient Response

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Because capacitors store energy in the form of an electric field, they…