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Simple Op-Amp

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PARTS AND MATERIALS Two 6-volt batteries Four NPN…

Vol III. Credits

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All entries arranged in alphabetical order of surname. Major…

Example Circuits and Netlists

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

Power Conversion Circuits

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Microcontroller Principles

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Read the following quotation, and then research the term…

Inverting Op-Amp Resistor Calculator

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This calculator determines the bias and feedback of resistors for an inverting op-amp.

Biasing Techniques (BJT)

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

Comparator with Hysteresis (Schmitt Trigger) Calculator

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This calculator will compute the required resistor ratio (R2/R1) and reference voltage (VREF) to create the desired high (VTH) and low (VTL) threshold voltages in a non-inverting comparator circuit with hysteresis (commonly called a Schmitt trigger).

Precise Diode Circuits

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Feedback

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

Circuit Components

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Remember that this tutorial is not exhaustive by any means, and that…

Specific Troubleshooting Techniques

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

Current Mirror BJTs

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Bipolar Junction Transistor or BJT Current Mirror An often-used…

Design Project: DC Voltage Regulator

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It may seem difficult to even start on a project such as this, with no…

Junction field-effect transistors (JFET)

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Performance-Based Assessments for Analog Integrated Circuit Competencies

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AC Negative Feedback OpAmp Circuits

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Transistor Biasing Calculations

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Although transistor switching circuits operate without bias, it is…

Noise Figure Calculator

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A tool designed to calculate the noise figure of cascaded amplifiers

Summer and Subtractor OpAmp Circuits

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Series R, L, and C

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Let’s take the following example circuit and analyze it:  …

Signal Modulation

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A modern method of electrical power control involves inserting a…

Complex Circuits

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What do we do if we come across a circuit more complex than the simple…

Time Constant Equations

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Value of time constant in series RC and RL circuits   Time…

The Instrumentation Amplifier

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What Is an Instrumentation Amplifier? An instrumentation amplifier…

Basic Operational Amplifiers

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Determine the output voltage polarity of this op-amp (with reference…

Series Circuit Rules

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

Performance-Based Assessments for Digital Circuit Competencies

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L-Match Impedance Matching Circuits

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This calculator is designed to compute for the parameters needed to design a L-Match Impedance Circuit

Amplifiers

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Practical Benefit of Active Devices The practical benefit of active…

DC Bridge Circuits

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Metric Prefix Conversions

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To express a quantity in a different metric prefix from how it was…

Contactors

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All About Contactors When a relay is used to switch a large amount of…

Stepper Motors

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Attenuators

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What is Attenuators? Attenuators are passive devices. It is…

Diodes

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A diode is an electronics component made from a combination of a…

Transistors, Bipolar

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There are not too many circuit symbols for bipolar transistors. There…

Introduction to Analog Integrated Circuits

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Analog circuits are circuits dealing with signals free to vary from…

Kirchhoff’s Voltage Law (KVL)

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What is Kirchhoff’s Voltage Law (KVL)? The principle known as…

Vol III. Credits

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All entries arranged in alphabetical order of surname. Major…

Insulator Breakdown Voltage

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

Introduction to Junction Field-effect Transistors (JFET)

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A transistor is a linear semiconductor device that controls current…

Make Your Own Multimeter

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PARTS AND MATERIALS Sensitive meter movement (Radio Shack catalog #…

Larger 5 & 6-variable Karnaugh Maps

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Larger Karnaugh maps reduce larger logic designs. How large is large…

Multiplexers and Demultiplexers

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Design Project: AC-DC Power Supply

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

The Importance of Electrical Safety

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With this lesson, I hope to avoid a common mistake found in…

Circuits and the Speed of Light

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Suppose we had a simple one-battery, one-lamp circuit controlled by a…

Decimal versus Binary Numeration

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Let’s count from zero to twenty using four different kinds of…

Analog and Digital Signals

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Instrumentation is a field of study and work centering on measurement…

Microstrip Crosstalk Calculator

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This tool is designed to calculate cross-talk coefficient and coupled voltage for a microstrip.

Karnaugh Mapping

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Identify each of these logic gates by name, and complete their…

Digital Display Circuits

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What is the purpose of a seven-segment decoder circuit? What is a…

Overcurrent Protection

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What hazards might be posed by a circuit with excessive current going…

Optoelectronic Devices

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In this circuit, the electric motor is supposed to turn on whenever…

Capacitance, Reactance, and Admittance Calculator

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A calculator for solving the capacitance, reactance, and admittance of a capacitor.

Practical Considerations - Batteries

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When connecting batteries together to form larger “banks”…

JFET Quirks

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Temperature Coefficient of Resistance

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You might have noticed on the table for specific resistances that all…

Meter Check of a Transistor (BJT)

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Bipolar transistors are constructed of a three-layer semiconductor…