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2-wire analog outputs with precision DACs

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3-wire analog outputs with precision DACs

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3-wire analog outputs with precision DACs

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…

Digital-to-Analog Conversion

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

Op-Amp Data

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

Performance-Based Assessments for Semiconductor Circuit Competencies

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Successive Approximation ADC

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

Digital Logic Signals

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

Digital Ramp ADC

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

Performance-Based Assessments for Analog Integrated Circuit Competencies

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Flash ADC

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

Performance-Based Assessments for Digital Circuit Competencies

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Series and Parallel AC Circuits

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Common Derivatives

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    RELATED WORKSHEETS: Calculus for Electric Circuits…

Transistors, Insulated-gate Field-effect (IGFET or MOSFET)

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We have the symbols for depletion mode and enhancement mode MOSFETs -…

Early Tube History

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Thomas Edison, that prolific American inventor, is often credited with…

Transformer—Power Supply

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PARTS AND MATERIALS Power transformer, 120VAC step-down to 12VAC,…

Voltage, Current, and Resistance

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Voltage is commonly defined as “electrical pressure.” The unit of…

Basic AC-DC Power Supplies

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Phase Shift

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PARTS AND MATERIALS Low-voltage AC power supply Two capacitors, 0.1…

Current Divider Circuits and the Current Divider Formula

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A parallel circuit is often called a current divider for its ability…

Binary Math Circuits

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Add the following binary numbers:

Electromagnetism

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The discovery of the relationship between magnetism and electricity…

Basic Circuit Troubleshooting

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Determine if the light bulb will de-energize for each of the following…

AC Circuit Equations

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Inductive Reactance     Capacitive Reactance    …

The Shockley Diode

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Our exploration of thyristors begins with a device called the…

Solving Simultaneous Equations: The Substitution Method and the Addition Method

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What are Simultaneous Equations and Systems of Equations? The terms…

Simple Op-Amp

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PARTS AND MATERIALS Two 6-volt batteries Four NPN…

Harmonic Phase Sequences

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In the last section, we saw how the 3rd harmonic and all of its…

What is a Filter?

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It is sometimes desirable to have circuits capable of selectively…

Quantum Devices

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Most integrated circuits are digital, based on MOS (CMOS) transistors.…

Full-wave Center-tap Rectifier

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PARTS AND MATERIALS Low-voltage AC power supply (6-volt output) Two…

Special Transformers and Applications

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Impedance Matching Because transformers can step voltage and current…

Design Project: Simple Component Curve-Tracer Circuit

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What do each of the oscilloscope axes represent, in real-life terms…

Electrical Isolation

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SPICE analysis of Electrical Isolation Aside from the ability to…

Peak Detector

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A peak detector is a series connection of a diode and a…

Karnaugh Mapping

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

Inductors and Calculus

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Inductors do not have a stable “resistance” as conductors…

Feedback

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

Insulated-gate Field-effect Transistors (MOSFET)

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The Insulated-Gate Field-Effect Transistor (IGFET), also known as…

Capacitance, Reactance, and Admittance Calculator

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

PN Junctions

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NAND Gate S-R Enabled Latch

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PARTS AND MATERIALS 4011 quad NAND gate (Radio Shack catalog #…

Input and Output Coupling

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To overcome the challenge of creating necessary DC bias voltage for an…

Contributors (15)

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Contributors to this chapter are listed in chronological order of…

An Analogy for Divided Feedback

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A helpful analogy for understanding divided feedback amplifier…

Vol V. Credits

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All entries arranged in alphabetical order of surname. Major…

Power Conversion Circuits

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IGFET Amplifiers

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Magnetic Fields and Inductance

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Whenever electrons flow through a conductor, a magnetic field will…

Edge Coupled Microstrip Impedance Calculator

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This tool helps calculate the impedance of an edge coupled microstrip.

AC Metrology

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In power distribution systems, it is very important to be able to…

DeMorgan’s Theorems

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A mathematician named DeMorgan developed a pair of important rules…