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The Silicon-Controlled Rectifier (SCR)

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Shockley Diodes and Silicon Controlled Rectifiers (SCRs) Shockley…

Semiconductor Manufacturing Techniques

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The manufacture of only silicon based semiconductors is described…

Semiconductor Manufacturing Techniques

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The manufacture of only silicon based semiconductors is described…

Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC)

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

The Silicon-Controlled Rectifier (SCR)

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Shockley Diodes and Silicon Controlled Rectifiers (SCRs) Shockley…

Sequences

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Arithmetic Sequences An arithmetic sequence is a series of numbers…

A Binary Adder

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Suppose we wanted to build a device that could add two binary bits…

Operational Amplifier Models

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While mention of operational amplifiers typically provokes visions of…

Thermocouples

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Seebeck Effect An interesting phenomenon applied in the field of…

Design Project: Sensitive Microphone Amplifier

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Identify which direction each potentiometer wiper must move in this…

CMOS 555 Long Duration Flyback LED Flasher

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

Voltmeter Impact on Measured Circuit

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Every meter impacts the circuit it is measuring to some extent, just…

Optoelectronic Devices

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In this circuit, the electric motor is supposed to turn on whenever…

The “Buffer” Gate

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

Design Project: Dual-output AC-DC Power Supply

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Safety is very important when designing and/or building a device…

Microstrip Patch Antenna Calculator

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This tool calculates the dimensions of the microstrip patch antenna given the desired operating frequency.

Ammeter Impact on Measured Circuit

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Just like voltmeters, ammeters tend to influence the amount of…

LED Sequencer

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PARTS AND MATERIALS 4017 decade counter/divider (Radio Shack catalog…

DC Motor Control Circuits

Worksheets - Manufacturing

How is it possible to electrically measure the torque output by a…

OpAmp Oscillator Circuits

Worksheets - Manufacturing

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

Depletion-type IGFETs

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Insulated gate field-effect transistors are unipolar devices just like…

Power Measurement

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Power measurement in AC circuits can be quite a bit more complex than…

Millman’s Theorem

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In Millman’s Theorem, the circuit is re-drawn as a parallel…

Bipolar Transistor Biasing Circuits

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

Power Calculations

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When calculating the power dissipation of resistive components, use…