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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…

Mixed-Frequency Signals

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What is a harmonic frequency? If an oscillator circuit outputs a…

Active Filters

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

Performance-Based Assessments for AC Circuit Competencies

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Passive Filter Circuits

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

Design Project: Signal Generator

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Explain the principle of operation for the particular integrated…

Op-Amp Practical Considerations

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Real operational amplifiers have some imperfections compared to an…

Inverting and Noninverting OpAmp Voltage Amplifier Circuits

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The Common-emitter Amplifier

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At the beginning of this chapter, it illustrates how transistors could…

Sensitive Audio Detector

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

Impedance

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Decibels

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The Bel is Used to Represent Gain In its simplest form, an…

Decibel Measurements

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During the early development of telephone technology, a unit was…

Feedback

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

Input and Output Coupling

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

Clipper and Clamper Circuits

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Design Project: Audio Tone Control

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Suppose you were installing a high-power stereo system in your car,…

The “Operational” Amplifier

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Long before the advent of digital electronic technology, computers…

Design Project: Audio Media-Based Signal Generator

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Identify some different ways you can create the sine-wave audio tracks…

Radio Circuits

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(a) Crystal radio. (b) Modulated RF at antenna. (c) Rectified RF at…

“Long’’ and “Short’’ Transmission Lines

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In DC and low-frequency AC circuits, the characteristic impedance of…

Attenuators

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

Class A BJT Amplifiers

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Basic Troubleshooting Strategies

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A chandelier has five light bulbs in it, and one of them is not…

Performance-Based Assessments for Semiconductor Circuit Competencies

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Series-Parallel Combination AC Circuits

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Design Project: Signal Generator

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Explain the principle of operation for the particular integrated…

Practical Considerations - Transformers

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Power Capacity As has already been observed, transformers must be well…

BJT Quirks

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

AC Network Analysis

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Biasing Techniques (BJT)

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

Decibel Measurements

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During the early development of telephone technology, a unit was…

Active Filters

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

555 Audio Oscillator

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PARTS AND MATERIALS Two 6 volt batteries One capacitor, 0.1 µF,…

Wire-by-Number project kit introduction

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Wire-by-Number project: simple voltage divider Description: Build a…

The “Operational” Amplifier

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Long before the advent of digital electronic technology, computers…

Summer and Subtractor OpAmp Circuits

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

What is a Filter?

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It is sometimes desirable to have circuits capable of selectively…

Passive Filter Circuits

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

Resonance

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

Performance-Based Assessments for AC Circuit Competencies

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IC Fabrication and Packaging

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What does it mean if an integrated circuit comes in DIP form? What…

Complex Number Arithmetic

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Since complex numbers are legitimate mathematical entities, just like…

The Cascode Amplifier

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

Waveguide Calculator (Circular)

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This tool calculates the cutoff frequency of a circular waveguide

Miscellaneous Diode Applications

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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…

N-Way Power Divider Calculator

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This calculator determines the total path loss provided by an RF n-way power splitter.

Complex Voltage and Current Calculations

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There are circumstances when you may need to analyze a DC reactive…

Series-Parallel Combination AC Circuits

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Reluctance Motor

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The variable reluctance motor is based on the principle that an…

Selsyn (Synchro) Motors

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Normally, the rotor windings of a wound rotor induction motor are…

The common-drain Amplifier (JFET)

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Microstrip Max Current Calculator

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A calculator for solving the maximum current a microstrip can handle.

Digital Logic With Feedback

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With simple gate and combinational logic circuits, there is a definite…

CMOS 555 Long Duration Flyback LED Flasher

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

Antiderivatives of Power Functions of e

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  Note: this is a very unique and useful property of e. As in…

Printed Circuit Board Layout and Manufacture

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When a PCB designer speaks of dimensions in thous or mils, what does…

Permanent Magnets

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Centuries ago, it was discovered that certain types of mineral rock…

Variable Inductor

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PARTS AND MATERIALS Paper tube, from a toilet-paper roll Bar of iron…

Fundamentals of SPICE programming

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Programming a circuit simulation with SPICE is much like programming…