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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…

The Common-emitter Amplifier

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

Inverting and Noninverting OpAmp Voltage Amplifier Circuits

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BJT Amplifier Troubleshooting

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As an instructor of electronics, I am called upon frequently to help…

Op-Amp Practical Considerations

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Real operational amplifiers have some imperfections compared to an…

Class B Audio Amplifier

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PARTS AND MATERIALS Four 6 volt batteries Dual operational amplifier,…

Design Project: Audio Power Amplifier

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Explain how the microphone in your amplifier works. How, exactly, does…

Class A BJT Amplifiers

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Multi-Stage Transistor Amplifiers

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Impedance

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Design Project: Sensitive Microphone Amplifier

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Identify which direction each potentiometer wiper must move in this…

Vacuum Tube Audio Amplifier

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PARTS AND MATERIALS One 12AX7 dual triode vacuum tube Two power…

Impedance Matching With Transformers

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Suppose you were to take a 3 kW electric heater rated for 240 VAC and…

The “Operational” Amplifier

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Long before the advent of digital electronic technology, computers…

Feedback

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

Sensitive Voltage Detector

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

Active Filters

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Absolute dB scales

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Decibel as Absolute Unit of Power It is also possible to use the…

The Common-emitter Amplifier

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

Series and Parallel AC Circuits

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Standing Waves and Resonance

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Whenever there is a mismatch of impedance between transmission line…

Sensitive Audio Detector

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

BJT Quirks

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

Series-Parallel Combination AC Circuits

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Bipolar Transistor Biasing Circuits

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Radio Circuits

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

Vacuum Tube Audio Amplifier

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PARTS AND MATERIALS One 12AX7 dual triode vacuum tube Two power…

Design Project: Signal Generator

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Explain the principle of operation for the particular integrated…

Fundamentals of Radio Communication

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What does the acronym RF stand form, in reference to radio-related…

Class A BJT Amplifiers

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Wire-by-Number project kit introduction

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

Resonance

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

Op-Amp Practical Considerations

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Real operational amplifiers have some imperfections compared to an…

Class B Audio Amplifier

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PARTS AND MATERIALS Four 6 volt batteries Dual operational amplifier,…

RF Power Conversion Calculator

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

Clipper and Clamper Circuits

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Rectifier Circuits

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Series R, L, and C

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

AC Inductor Circuits

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Resistors vs. Inductors Inductors do not behave the same way as…

Transistor Ratings and Packages (IGFET)

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TTL NAND and AND gates

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Suppose we altered our basic open-collector inverter circuit, adding a…

Physical Effects of Electricity

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Certain substances are known to physically deform (shorten or…

The Triode

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De Forest’s Audion tube came to be known as the triode tube…

Likely Failures in Unproven Systems

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“All men are liable to error;” —John Locke Whereas…

A Very Simple Circuit

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Parts and Materials 6-volt battery 6-volt incandescent lamp Jumper…

Printed Circuit Board Layout and Manufacture

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

Electron Activity in Chemical Reactions

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So far in our discussions on electricity and electric circuits, we…

Applications of Resonance

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So far, the phenomenon of resonance appears to be a useless curiosity,…

The 555 IC

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The 555 integrated circuit is the most popular chip ever manufactured.…

Capacitor Sizing Equation

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Capacitance Formula     Permittivity of Dielectric  …

Op-Amp Data

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

Open-Loop OpAmp Circuits

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Determine what the magnitude and polarity of the voltmeter’s…

Wire Loop Inductance Calculator

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This calculator helps you compute the inductance of a wire loop.

Microstrip Trace Width Calculator

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This tool is designed to compute for the trace width of a microstrip