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Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC)

Textbook

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

Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC)

Textbook

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

Bipolar Junction Transistors as Switches

Worksheets - PLCs

Solid-state switching circuits usually keep their constituent…

The Silicon-Controlled Rectifier (SCR)

Textbook

Shockley Diodes and Silicon Controlled Rectifiers (SCRs) Shockley…

Semiconductor Manufacturing Techniques

Textbook

The manufacture of only silicon based semiconductors is described…

Resistance Calculator

Tools

This calculator calculates the resistivity of a component based on its resistance value, length, and cross-sectional area.

Power Dissipation

Textbook

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

Setting Up a Home Lab

Textbook

In order to build the circuits described in this volume, you will need…

555 Timer Monostable Circuit Calculator

Tools

This calculator computes for the output pulse width of a 555 timer monostable circuit

Superposition Theorem

Textbook

Superposition theorem is one of those strokes of genius that takes a…

Superconducting Devices

Textbook

Superconducting devices, though not widely used, have some unique…

Vol IV. Credits

Textbook

All entries arranged in alphabetical order of surname. Major…

Susceptance and Admittance

Textbook

What is Conductance? In the study of DC circuits, the student of…

Digital Communication

Worksheets - PLCs

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

Contributors (8)

Textbook

Contributors to this chapter are listed in chronological order of…

Regulated Power Sources

Worksheets - PLCs

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

Junction field-effect transistors (JFET)

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

Frequency and Phase Measurement

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An important electrical quantity with no equivalent in DC circuits is…

DC Branch Current Analysis

Worksheets - PLCs

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

Waveguide Calculator (Circular)

Tools

This tool calculates the cutoff frequency of a circular waveguide

Ohm’s Law Calculator

Tools

Calculate circuit parameters using Ohm's Law

Oscilloscope Trigger Controls

Worksheets - PLCs

A very useful tool for observing rotating objects is a strobe light.…

Automotive Alternator

Textbook

Project Parts and Materials Automotive alternator (one required, but…

Re-drawing Complex Schematics

Textbook

Typically, complex circuits are not arranged in nice, neat, clean…

Elementary Circuits

Worksheets - PLCs

In the simplest terms you can think of, define what an electrical…