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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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IGFET Amplifiers

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Multi-Stage Transistor Amplifiers

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Negative Feedback OpAmp Circuits

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Differential Amplifier

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PARTS AND MATERIALS Two 6-volt batteries Two NPN…

Elementary Amplifier Theory

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

Op-Amp Data

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

Practical Considerations of ADC Circuits

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

What is a Series-Parallel Circuit?

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With simple series circuits, all components are connected end-to-end…

Simple Parallel (Tank Circuit) Resonance

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Resonance in a Tank Circuit A condition of resonance will be…

What is Alternating Current (AC)?

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Most students of electricity begin their study with what is known as…

Introduction to Junction Field-effect Transistors (JFET)

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A transistor is a linear semiconductor device that controls current…

Thyristors

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Thyristors are a broad classification of bipolar-conducting…

Thyristor Application Circuits

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Phase-Locked Loops

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This is a schematic for a simple VCO: The oscillator is of the RC…

The “Buffer” Gate

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If we were to connect two inverter gates together so that the output…

Bipolar Junction Transistors

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The bipolar junction transistor (BJT) was named because its operation…

Differential Transistor Amplifiers

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Active-mode Operation (JFET)

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JFETs, like bipolar transistors, are able to “throttle”…

Junction field-effect transistors (JFET)

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Introduction to Electron Tubes

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An often neglected area of study in modern electronics is that of…

Band Theory of Solids

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Quantum physics describes the states of electrons in an atom according…

Meter Check of a Diode

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The Functionality of Diode Polarity Being able to determine the…

Mixed-Frequency Signals

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What is a harmonic frequency? If an oscillator circuit outputs a…

Rectifying Diodes

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Bandpass Filter Calculator

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This calculates values of the inductance, capacitance of an inductor and capacitor used in a Butterworth LC bandpass filter.

Performance-Based Assessments for Analog Integrated Circuit Competencies

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Shift Registers

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Digital Communication

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Passive Integrator and Differentiator Circuits

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

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

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

High-pass Filters

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A high-pass filter’s task is just the opposite of a low-pass…

AC Capacitor Circuits

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

Optical Data Communication

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A modern alternative to sending (binary) digital information via…

Computational Circuits

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When someone mentions the word “computer,” a digital…

Coil Inductance Calculator

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This calculator helps you compute the inductance of a coil.

Factorials

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Definition of a Factorial Denoted by the symbol “!” after…

Characteristic Impedance

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

Delta-Sigma ADC

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

Simultaneous Equations for Circuit Analysis

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

Noninverting Amplifier

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PARTS AND MATERIALS Operational amplifier, model 1458 or 353…

Musical Keyboard as a Signal Generator

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PARTS AND MATERIALS Electronic “keyboard” (musical)…

Design Project: Dual-output AC-DC Power Supply

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Safety is very important when designing and/or building a device…

555 Audio Oscillator

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

EIRP Calculator

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A helpful tool for computing the Effective Isotropic Radiated Power (EIRP) of an antenna

Special Diodes

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Semiconductor Manufacturing Techniques

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The manufacture of only silicon based semiconductors is described…