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Introduction to Mixed-Frequency AC Signals

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In our study of AC circuits thus far, we’ve explored circuits…

Thyristor Application Circuits

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Bipolar Transistor Biasing Circuits

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Practical Considerations of ADC Circuits

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Perhaps the most important consideration of an ADC is its resolution.…

Three-phase Y and Delta Configurations

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Three-phase Wye(Y) Connection Initially, we explored the idea of…

555 Ramp Generator

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PARTS AND MATERIALS Two 6 volt batteries One capacitor, 470 µF…

Biasing Techniques (BJT)

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In the common-emitter section of this chapter, we saw a SPICE analysis…

Example Circuits and Netlists

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The following circuits are pre-tested netlists for SPICE 2g6, complete…

Simple Op-Amp

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PARTS AND MATERIALS Two 6-volt batteries Four NPN…

Characteristic Impedance

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The Parallel Wires of Infinite Length Suppose, though, that we had a…

Diode Ratings

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

Δ-Y and Y-Δ Conversions

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In many circuit applications, we encounter components connected…

Passive Integrator and Differentiator Circuits

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∫f(x) dx Calculus alert! Calculus is a branch of mathematics that…

Parallel Circuit Rules

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Voltage Components in a parallel circuit share the same voltage:…

Time-Delay Electromechanical Relays

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What does the normal status of an electrical switch refer to?…

Special Transformers and Applications

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Impedance Matching Because transformers can step voltage and current…

The NOT Gate

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The single-transistor inverter circuit illustrated earlier is actually…

True, Reactive, and Apparent Power

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Reactive Power We know that reactive loads such as inductors and…

The Common-collector Amplifier

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Our next transistor configuration to study is a bit simpler for gain…

Integrator

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PARTS AND MATERIALS Four 6 volt batteries Operational amplifier, model…

Table (portrait view)

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  Periodic table of chemical elements.

Millman’s Theorem

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In Millman’s Theorem, the circuit is re-drawn as a parallel…

The Bipolar Junction Transistor (BJT) as a Switch

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Bipolar junction transistors (Also known as BJTs) can be used as an…

Diode Switching Circuits

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Diodes can perform switching and digital logic operations. Forward and…

Voltage Regulation

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As we saw in a few SPICE analyses earlier in this chapter, the output…

Inductor-Capacitor “tank” Circuit

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PARTS AND MATERIALS Oscilloscope Assortment of non-polarized…

SPICE Models

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The SPICE circuit simulation program provides for modeling diodes in…

PC Oscilloscope

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PARTS AND MATERIALS IBM-compatible personal computer with sound card,…

Minterm vs Maxterm Solution

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So far we have been finding Sum-Of-Product (SOP) solutions to logic…

Ring Counters

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If the output of a shift register is fed back to the input. a ring…

Digital-to-Analog Conversion

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If a pulse-width modulated (PWM) signal is sent to a passive…

Power Sources

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There are many different types of power sources, and here some of the…

Early Tube History

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Thomas Edison, that prolific American inventor, is often credited with…

Clamper Circuits

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The circuits in the figure below are known as clampers or DC…

Magnetism

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A permanent magnet is a device that retains a magnetic field without…

Sequences

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Arithmetic Sequences An arithmetic sequence is a series of numbers…

Conductors, Insulators, and Electron Flow

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The electrons of different types of atoms have different degrees of…

Junction Field-effect Transistors

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The field effect transistor was proposed by Julius Lilienfeld in US…

Simple AC Circuit Calculations

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Over the course of the next few chapters, you will learn that AC…

Questions relating to project management

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Contributors (15)

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Contributors to this chapter are listed in chronological order of…

AC Circuit Equations

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Inductive Reactance     Capacitive Reactance    …

Introduction to Digital Integrated Circuits

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Digital circuits are circuits dealing with signals restricted to the…

Transistor Biasing Calculations

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Although transistor switching circuits operate without bias, it is…

Synchronous Motors

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Single Phase Synchronous Motors Single-phase synchronous motors are…

Series-parallel R, L, and C

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Now that we’ve seen how series and parallel AC circuit analysis…

Quantum Devices

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Most integrated circuits are digital, based on MOS (CMOS) transistors.…

Design Project: Sensitive Microphone Amplifier

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Identify which direction each potentiometer wiper must move in this…

Time Constant Calculations

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Resonant Filters

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So far, the filter designs we’ve concentrated on have employed…

Design Project: Voltmeter

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The most important component of your voltmeter will be the…

Three-phase Y and Delta Configurations

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Three-phase Wye(Y) Connection Initially, we explored the idea of…

Inductor Sizing Equation

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The Inductance Formula     Wheeler’s formulas for…

555 Monostable Multivibrator

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PARTS AND MATERIALS One 9V Battery Battery Clip (Radio Shack catalog #…

AC Capacitor Circuits

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Capacitors Vs. Resistors Capacitors do not behave the same as…

Insulated Gate Field-Effect Transistors

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Rectifier Circuits

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

BJT Quirks

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An ideal transistor would show 0% distortion in amplifying a signal.…

Clipper and Clamper Circuits

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Copper Wire Ampacity Table

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Ampacities of copper wire, in free air at 30o C: INSULATION TYPE…