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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…

Passive Filter Circuits

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

JFET Amplifiers

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OpAmp Oscillator Circuits

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Negative Feedback OpAmp Circuits

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Hysteresis

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Thyristors are a class of semiconductor components exhibiting…

Flash ADC

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Also called the parallel A/D converter, this circuit is the simplest…

The “Operational” Amplifier

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Long before the advent of digital electronic technology, computers…

Voltage/Current Converter OpAmp Circuits

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Example Circuits and Netlists

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

Performance-Based Assessments for Analog Integrated Circuit Competencies

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Summer and Subtractor OpAmp Circuits

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Biasing Techniques (BJT)

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

The R/2nR DAC: Binary-Weighted-Input Digital-to-Analog Converter

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What Is a R/2nR DAC Circuit? The R/2nR DAC circuit, otherwise known as…

Transistor Biasing Calculations

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Although transistor switching circuits operate without bias, it is…

Positive Feedback

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As we’ve seen, negative feedback is an incredibly useful…

Differential Transistor Amplifiers

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The Cascode Amplifier

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

IGBTs

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

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

PN Junctions

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Series Resistor-Capacitor Circuits

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In the last section, we learned what would happen in simple…

Measurements of AC Magnitude

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So far we know that AC voltage alternates in polarity and AC current…

Class B BJT Amplifiers

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DC Mesh Current Analysis

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Phase Rotation

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

IGFET Amplifiers

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Negative Feedback OpAmp Circuits

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Calculating Electric Power

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Learn the Power Formula We’ve seen the formula for determining…

Introduction to Bipolar Junction Transistors (BJT)

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The invention of the bipolar transistor in 1948 ushered in a…

Series Circuit Rules

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Current Components in a series circuit share the same current: Itotal…

Digital Ramp ADC

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Also known as the stairstep-ramp, or simply counter A/D converter,…

Microwave Tubes

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For extremely high-frequency applications (above 1 GHz), the…

Delta and Wye 3-Phase Circuits

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

Sensitive Audio Detector

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PARTS AND MATERIALS High-quality “closed-cup” audio…

Resonance

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The Q factor of a series inductive circuit is given by the following…

Positive Feedback OpAmp Circuits

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Time Constant Circuits

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Generally speaking, how many “time constants” worth of time does…

The “Operational” Amplifier

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Long before the advent of digital electronic technology, computers…

OpAmp Oscillator Circuits

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Simple AC Circuit Calculations

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

Conventional Versus Electron Flow

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“The nice thing about standards is that there are so many of…

Kelvin (4-wire) Resistance Measurement

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Suppose we wished to measure the resistance of some component located…

Power Calculations

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When calculating the power dissipation of resistive components, use…

Introduction to Discrete Semiconductor Circuits

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A semiconductor device is one made of silicon or any number of other…

Special-purpose Batteries

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Mercury Standard Cell Back in the early days of electrical measurement…

Component Modeling

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When plotted on a curve tracer, the characteristic curve for a normal…

Delta and Wye 3-Phase Circuits

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

Switches, Hand Actuated

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A switch is an electrical component that can “make” or…

Coefficients of Specific Resistance

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Specific resistance at 20o C:  Material Element/Alloy ohm-cmil/ft…

Negative Binary Numbers

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With addition being easily accomplished, we can perform the operation…

Digital Memory Terms and Concepts

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When we store information in some kind of circuit or device, we not…

BJT Quirks

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

Miscellaneous Diode Applications

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Finite-length Transmission Lines

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A transmission line of infinite length is an interesting abstraction,…

Mutual Inductance

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

Demultiplexers

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A demultiplexer, sometimes abbreviated dmux, is a circuit that has one…

Venn Diagrams and Sets

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Mathematicians use Venn diagrams to show the logical relationships of…

Circuit With a Switch

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PARTS AND MATERIALS 6-volt battery Low-voltage incandescent lamp…

Waveform Analysis

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

High-Reliability Circuits

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