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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…

Simple Op-Amp

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PARTS AND MATERIALS Two 6-volt batteries Four NPN…

Class A BJT Amplifiers

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Don’t just sit there! Build something!! Learning to mathematically…

The Unijunction Transistor (UJT)

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Unijunction transistor: Although a unijunction transistor is not a…

Feedback

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If some percentage of an amplifier’s output signal is connected…

JFET Amplifiers

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Differentiator and Integrator Circuits

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By introducing electrical reactance into the feedback loops of an…

Performance-Based Assessments for Semiconductor Circuit Competencies

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Passive Filter Circuits

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In very simple, qualitative terms, rate the impedance of capacitors…

Class B Audio Amplifier

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PARTS AND MATERIALS Four 6 volt batteries Dual operational amplifier,…

The Bipolar Junction Transistor (BJT) as a Switch

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

Special-purpose Diodes

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Schottky diodes Schottky diodes are constructed of a metal-to-N…

Bipolar Junction Transistors in Active Mode

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Simultaneous Equations for Circuit Analysis

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Solve this equation for the value of x: x + 5 = 8 How many exact…

Slope (integrating) ADC

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So far, we’ve only been able to escape the sheer volume of…

The Common-emitter Amplifier

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At the beginning of this chapter, it illustrates how transistors could…

Precision Voltage Follower

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PARTS AND MATERIALS Operational amplifier, model 1458 or 353…

IGBTs

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

Performance-Based Assessments for Analog Integrated Circuit Competencies

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Non-Inverting Op-Amp Resistor Calculator

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This calculator determines the bias and feedback of resistors for a non-inverting Op-Amp

Biasing Techniques (BJT)

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

Signal Modulation

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A modern method of electrical power control involves inserting a…

Analog-to-Digital Conversion

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The circuit shown here is a four-bit analog-to-digital converter…

Vectors and AC Waveforms

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OK, so how exactly can we represent AC quantities of voltage or…

555 Audio Oscillator

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PARTS AND MATERIALS Two 6 volt batteries One capacitor, 0.1 µF,…

What Are Electric Circuits?

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You might have been wondering how charges can continuously flow in a…

Wiring Color Codes

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Wiring for AC and DC power distribution branch circuits are color…

Why L/R and not LR?

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Learn About L/R Time Constants It is often perplexing to new students…

Other Waveshapes

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As strange as it may seem, any repeating, non-sinusoidal waveform is…

Precise Diode Circuits

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Nonlinear OpAmp Circuits

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Frequency and Phase Measurement

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

Parallel Circuit Rules

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

Elementary Amplifier Theory

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

Active Versus Passive Devices

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Passive Devices Components incapable of controlling current by means…

Amplifier Impedances

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Input impedance varies considerably with the circuit configuration…

Phase-locked Loops

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Voltage and Current in a Practical Circuit

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Because it takes energy to force charge to flow against the opposition…

The Common-base Amplifier

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The final transistor amplifier configuration (Figure below) we need to…

Square Wave Signals

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It has been found that any repeating, non-sinusoidal waveform can be…

Averager and Summer Circuits

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If we take three equal resistors and connect one end of each to a…

Simple AC Circuit Calculations

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

Sources of Electricity

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What is the difference between DC and AC electricity? Identify some…

Numbers versus Numeration

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It is imperative to understand that the type of numeration system used…

Ohm’s Law - How Voltage, Current, and Resistance Relate

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The first, and perhaps most important, the relationship between…

Millman’s Theorem Revisited

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You may have wondered where we got that strange equation for the…

VSWR / Return Loss Calculator

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A calculator designed to compute the VSWR, reflection coefficient, return loss and matching loss in a transmission line

Insulator Breakdown Voltage

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The atoms in insulating materials have very tightly-bound electrons,…

Half-wave Rectifier

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

Performance-Based Assessments for Analog Integrated Circuit Competencies

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Contributors (14)

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Contributors to this chapter are listed in chronological order of…

Mutual Inductance

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If two coils of wire are brought into close proximity with each other…

Rectifier Circuits

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

Oscillator Circuits

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

Radar Maximum Range Calculator

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This tool is designed to calculate the maximum distance (range) that a radar can detect

Vol I. Credits

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All entries arranged in alphabetical order of surname. Major…

Venn Diagrams and Sets

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Mathematicians use Venn diagrams to show the logical relationships of…

Ammeter Design

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What would happen to this meter movement, if connected directly to a…

Mutual Inductors

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Mutual inductors are inductors that capitalize the effect of mutual…

Capacitance Calculator

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This calculates the capacitance of a capacitor based on its charge, Q, and its voltage, V, according to the formula, C=Q/V.

Electromagnetic Induction Experiment

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PARTS AND MATERIALS Electromagnet from previous experiment Permanent…