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10kW 3-Phase 3-Level SiC Grid Tie Inverter Reference Design

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TI is unleashing the power of silicon carbide with a new, verified reference design that provides an…

2-kW isolated bidirectional DC-DC converter reference design for UPS

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The 2-kW isolated bidirectional DC-DC converter reference design (TIDA-00951) is capable of power…

AC Negative Feedback OpAmp Circuits

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Multi-Stage Transistor Amplifiers

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IGFET Amplifiers

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Op-Amp Data

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Parametric data for all semiconductor op-amp models except the CA3130…

Negative Feedback OpAmp Circuits

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Elementary Amplifier Theory

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Fundamentally, an amplifier is a device that takes in a low-power…

Voltage Divider

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PARTS AND MATERIALS Calculator (or pencil and paper for doing…

Class A BJT Amplifiers

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“Ladder” Diagrams

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Ladder diagrams are specialized schematics commonly used to document…

The Thyristor

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Semiconductor Manufacturing Techniques

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The manufacture of only silicon based semiconductors is described…

Introduction to Digital-Analog Conversion

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Connecting digital circuitry to sensor devices is simple if the sensor…

Physiological Effects of Electricity

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Most of us have experienced some form of electric “shock,”…

Vacuum Tube Audio Amplifier

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PARTS AND MATERIALS One 12AX7 dual triode vacuum tube Two power…

Junction Field-effect Transistors

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

Miscellaneous Diode Applications

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Oscillator Circuits

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Phase shift oscillator. R1C1, R2C2, and R3C3 each provide 60° of…

Venn Diagrams and Sets

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Mathematicians use Venn diagrams to show the logical relationships of…

Precise Diode Circuits

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Parallel R, L, and C

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We can take the same components from the series circuit and rearrange…

Build a Transformer

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PARTS AND MATERIALS Steel flat bar, 4 pieces Miscellaneous bolts,…

Transistors, Bipolar

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Semiconductor Devices in SPICE

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The SPICE (Simulation Program, Integrated Circuit Emphesis)…

Metric Prefixes and Unit Conversions

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Metric prefixes Yotta = 1024 Symbol: Y Zetta = 1021 Symbol: Z Exa =…

Op-Amp Practical Considerations

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Real operational amplifiers have some imperfections compared to an…

The DIAC

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Like all diodes, Shockley diodes are unidirectional devices; that is,…

Q Factor and Bandwidth of a Resonant Circuit

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The Q, or quality, factor of a resonant circuit is a measure of the…

Vol VI. Credits

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All entries arranged in alphabetical order of surname. Major…

Specific Troubleshooting Techniques

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After applying some of the general troubleshooting tips to narrow the…

DC Generator Theory

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Generators used in battery-charging systems must be regulated so as to…

Passive Integrator and Differentiator Circuits

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

Building Series-Parallel Resistor Circuits

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Once again, when building battery/resistor circuits, the student or…

Semiconductor Devices in SPICE

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The SPICE (Simulation Program, Integrated Circuit Emphesis)…

Electrical Transients

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This chapter explores the response of capacitors and inductors to…

Four-Channel Audio Mixer

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A very common misconception students have about potentiometers is the…

Some Examples with AC Circuits

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Let’s connect three AC voltage sources in series and use complex…

The Unijunction Transistor (UJT)

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Unijunction transistor: Although a unijunction transistor is not a…

Simple Op-Amp

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PARTS AND MATERIALS Two 6-volt batteries Four NPN…

Combination Tubes

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Similar in thought to the idea of the integrated circuit, tube…

Component Failure Analysis

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The job of a technician frequently entails…

Finite State Machines

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Up to now, every circuit that was presented was a combinatorial…

Factors Affecting Inductance

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There are four basic factors of inductor construction determining the…

Resistor Color Code Calculator and Chart (4-band, 5-band or 6-band)

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A handy tool for reading resistor color code values

Early Tube History

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

Battery Ratings

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Because batteries create current flow in a circuit by exchanging…

Negative Feedback OpAmp Circuits

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