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2-wire analog outputs with precision DACs

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2-wire analog outputs with precision DACs

3-wire analog outputs with precision DACs

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3-wire analog outputs with precision DACs

Performance-Based Assessments for Digital Circuit Competencies

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Performance-Based Assessments for Semiconductor Circuit Competencies

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Digital-to-Analog Conversion

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

Digital Ramp ADC

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

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…

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…

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

Series and Parallel AC Circuits

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

Successive Approximation ADC

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

Elementary Circuits

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

Mutual Inductance and Basic Operation

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Behaviors of Inductors wrapped around a Conductive Core Suppose we…

More on AC “polarity”

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Complex numbers are useful for AC circuit analysis because they…

Design Project: DC Voltage Regulator

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

Band Theory of Solids

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

Bipolar Transistor Biasing Circuits

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

Simple Series Resonance

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A similar effect happens in series inductive/capacitive circuits. When…

Precision Voltage Follower

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PARTS AND MATERIALS Operational amplifier, model 1458 or 353…

High-pass Filters

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

555 Ramp Generator

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PARTS AND MATERIALS Two 6 volt batteries One capacitor, 470 µF…

Voltage Follower

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PARTS AND MATERIALS One NPN transistor—models 2N2222 or 2N3403…

Δ-Y and Y-Δ Conversions

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In many circuit applications, we encounter components connected…

Conductors, Insulators, and Electron Flow

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The electrons of different types of atoms have different degrees of…

Passive Integrator and Differentiator Circuits

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

The “Buffer” Gate

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

Junction field-effect transistors (JFET)

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

Building Simple Resistor Circuits

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In the course of learning about electricity, you will want to…

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

Junction Diodes

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There was some historic crude, but usable were some historic crude,…

Peak, Average, and RMS Measurements

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How is it possible to assign a fixed value of voltage or current (such…

Shift Registers: Parallel-in, Serial-out (PISO) Conversion

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Parallel-in/ serial-out shift registers do everything that the…

Switch Types

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Though it may seem strange to cover the elementary topic of electrical…

Rules for Antiderivatives

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Constant Rule     Rule of Sums     Rule of…

CMOS 555 Long Duration Blue LED Flasher

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PARTS AND MATERIALS Two AAA Batteries Battery Clip (Radio Shack…

Permissive and Interlock Circuits

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A practical application of switch and relay logic is in control…

The Common-gate Amplifier (IGFET)

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Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC)

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Before the advent of solid-state logic circuits, logical control…

RF Power Conversion Calculator

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A tool designed to convert RF power from watts to decibels and vice versa

Thevenin-Norton Equivalencies

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Since Thevenin’s and Norton’s Theorems are two equally…

DC Bridge Circuits

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

Power Supply Circuits

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There are three major kinds of power supplies: unregulated (also…

Atomic Structure

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Shown here is a simplified representation of an atom: the smallest…

Sum-of-Products and Product-of-Sums Expressions

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

AC Instrumentation Transducers

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Just as devices have been made to measure certain physical quantities…

Sensing AC Electric Fields

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PARTS AND MATERIALS Audio detector with headphones  …

Switches, Hand Actuated

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

Rules for Limits

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    RELATED WORKSHEETS: Calculus for Electric Circuits…

Introduction to Boolean Algebra

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Mathematical rules are based on the defining limits we place on the…

Transistor Ratings and Packages (JFET)

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Performance-Based Assessments for Basic Electricity Competencies

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