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3-wire analog outputs with precision DACs

Performance-Based Assessments for Semiconductor Circuit Competencies

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Series and Parallel AC Circuits

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

Digital Ramp ADC

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

Flash ADC

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

Op-Amp Data

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Parametrical data for all semiconductor op-amp models except the…

Digital-to-Analog Conversion

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If a pulse-width modulated (PWM) signal is sent to a passive…

Performance-Based Assessments for Digital Circuit Competencies

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Performance-Based Assessments for Analog Integrated Circuit Competencies

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Digital Logic Signals

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A rheostat (variable resistor) and a switch are both examples of…

Successive Approximation ADC

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One method of addressing the digital ramp ADC’s shortcomings is the…

The R/2R DAC (Digital-to-Analog Converter)

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The R/2R DAC circuit is an alternative to the binary-weighted-input…

Signal Modulation

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A modern method of electrical power control involves inserting a…

AC Network Analysis

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

Active-mode Operation (BJT)

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When a transistor is in the fully-off state (like an open switch), it…

Calculating Electric Power

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

Voltage Comparator

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Parts and Materials Operational amplifier, model 1458 or 353…

Meter Check of a Transistor (JFET)

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Testing a JFET with a multimeter might seem to be a relatively easy…

Meter Check of a Transistor (BJT)

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Bipolar transistors are constructed of a three-layer semiconductor…

Electrical Transients

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This chapter explores the response of capacitors and inductors to…

Conductor Ampacity

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The smaller the cross-sectional area of any given wire, the greater…

The Bipolar Junction Transistor (BJT) as a Switch

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

Series Circuit Rules

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Components in a series circuit share the same current: Itotal = I1 =…

Fuses

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Normally, the ampacity rating of a conductor is a circuit design…

More on AC “polarity”

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Complex numbers are useful for AC circuit analysis because they…

Bridge Circuits

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No text on electrical metering could be called complete without a…

Special-purpose Batteries

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

Polar Form and Rectangular Form Notation for Complex Numbers

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In order to work with complex numbers without drawing vectors, we…

Safe Practices

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If at all possible, shut off the power to a circuit before performing…

Parallel DC Circuits Practice Worksheet With Answers

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In this circuit, three resistors receive the same amount of voltage…

Elementary Amplifier Theory

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

Introduction to Digital-Analog Conversion

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

Boolean Algebraic Identities

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In mathematics, an identity is a statement true for all possible…

Introduction to Operational Amplifiers (Op-amps)

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What is an Operation Amplifier(Op-amp)? Operational Amplifiers, also…

Vol V. Credits

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All entries arranged in alphabetical order of surname. Major…

Energy, Work, and Power

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Define the following terms: energy, work, and power.

Bipolar Junction Transistors as Switches

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Solid-state switching circuits usually keep their constituent…

Parallel Resistor-Capacitor Circuits

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Using the same value components in our series example circuit, we will…

Conductors and Insulators

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Given two lengths of metal wire, which one will have the least…

Numbers and Symbols

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The expression of numerical quantities is something we tend to take…

Nonlinear Resistance

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

Flip-Flop Circuits

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

Elementary Circuits

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In the simplest terms you can think of, define what an electrical…

The common-drain Amplifier (JFET)

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Microwave Tubes

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

Historical, Nonmechanical Memory Technologies

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Perhaps the most ingenious technique was that of the delay line. A…

The Common-drain Amplifier (IGFET)

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Voltage Divider Circuits

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Let’s analyze a simple series circuit and determine the voltage…

Attenuators

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

Superconductivity

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Conductors lose all of their electrical resistance when cooled to…

Noise Figure Calculator

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A tool designed to calculate the noise figure of cascaded amplifiers

Network Topology

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If we want to connect two digital devices with a network, we would…