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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…

Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC)

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

Semiconductor Manufacturing Techniques

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The manufacture of only silicon based semiconductors is described…

Millman’s Theorem

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

Introduction to Analog Integrated Circuits

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Analog circuits are circuits dealing with signals free to vary from…

Ohm’s Law

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PARTS AND MATERIALS Calculator (or pencil and paper for doing…

Design Project: Arbitrary Waveform Generator

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What, exactly, is an arbitrary waveform generator, and for what…

What is a Meter?

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A meter is any device built to accurately detect and display an…

Millman’s Theorem

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

Introduction to Mixed-Frequency AC Signals

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In our study of AC circuits thus far, we’ve explored circuits…

Differential Equations

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As opposed to normal equations where the solution is a number, a…

Kirchhoff’s Current Law (KCL)

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What Is Kirchhoff’s Current Law? Kirchhoff’s Current Law,…

Passive Filter Circuits

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

Memory with moving parts: “Drives”

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The earliest forms of digital data storage involving moving parts was…

Junction field-effect transistors (JFET)

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

Electron Activity in Chemical Reactions

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

Complex Voltage and Current Calculations

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

Stripline Crosstalk Calculator

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This tool is designed to calculate cross-talk coefficient and coupled voltage for a stripline

Introduction to Discrete Semiconductor Circuits

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A semiconductor device is one made of silicon or any number of other…

What Is the Skin Effect?

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The Skin Depth of Copper in Electrical Engineering As previously…

RF Power Ratio Conversion Calculator

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This tool is designed to convert power ratios to decibel

Resistance, Reactance, and Impedance

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What will happen to the brightness of the light bulb as the iron core…

Delta-Sigma ADC

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One of the more advanced ADC technologies is the so-called…