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Embedded Real-Time Analysis & Diagnostics (ERAD) on C2000™ Devices

In partnership with Texas Instruments

An introduction to ERAD on C2000 devices, including a software demonstration of this new debugging…

Internally Compensated Advanced Current Mode (ACM)

In partnership with Texas Instruments

In this session, we will cover the following:Present a high-level overview of Advanced Current…

Fundamentals of Radio Communication

Worksheets - Communication

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

Design Project: Radio Transmitter

Worksheets - Communication

Research the FCC (Federal Communication Commission) guidelines on…

AC Commutator Motors

Textbook

Charles Proteus Steinmetz’s first job after arriving in America…

Thevenin’s, Norton’s, and Maximum Power Transfer Theorems

Worksheets - Communication

Suppose a 12 volt lead-acid battery has an internal resistance of 20…

Introduction to AC Motors

Textbook

After the introduction of the DC electrical distribution system by…

AC Motor Theory

Worksheets - Communication

Electromechanical watt-hour meters use an aluminum disk that is spun…

Induction Motor, Large

Textbook

PARTS AND MATERIALS AC power source: 120VAC Capacitor, 3.3 µF…

Synchronous Motors

Textbook

Single Phase Synchronous Motors Single-phase synchronous motors are…

Memory Devices

Worksheets - Communication

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

Automotive Alternator

Textbook

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

Basic Troubleshooting Strategies

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

Boolean Algebra

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

Reluctance Motor

Textbook

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

Design Project: DC Motor

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The armature windings of your DC motor will have very low resistance.…

DC Motor Theory

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If the ends of a wire loop are attached to two half-circular metal…

Electric Shock

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It is sometimes said regarding electrical safety that, Ït’s not the…

Calculus for Electric Circuits

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∫f(x) dx Calculus alert! Calculus is a branch of mathematics that…

Induction Motor

Textbook

PARTS AND MATERIALS AC power source: 120VAC Capacitor, 3.3 µF…

DC Motor Control Circuits

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

The Importance of Electrical Safety

Textbook

With this lesson, I hope to avoid a common mistake found in…

Step-up, Step-down, and Isolation Transformers

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Calculate the voltage output by the secondary winding of a transformer…

Linear Computational Circuitry

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

Pi Attenuator Calculator

Tools

This calculator helps you determine the values of the resistors R1 and R2 to be used for a Pi Attenuator.

Design Project: Event Counter

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If your event sensing switch is mechanical in nature, you will likely…

Capacitance, Reactance, and Admittance Calculator

Tools

A calculator for solving the capacitance, reactance, and admittance of a capacitor.

Setting Up a Home Lab

Textbook

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

Special-purpose Batteries

Textbook

Mercury Standard Cell Back in the early days of electrical measurement…

Low-pass Filters

Textbook

By definition, a low-pass filter is a circuit offering easy passage to…

TTL NOR and OR gates

Textbook

Let’s examine the following TTL circuit and analyze its…

More on AC “polarity”

Textbook

Complex numbers are useful for AC circuit analysis because they…

Half-Adder

Textbook

As a first example of useful combinational logic, let’s build a…

Simultaneous Equations for Circuit Analysis

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Solve this equation for the value of x: x 5 = 8 How many exact…

Power Sources

Textbook

Electrical Signal Types

Textbook

With BogusBus, our signals were very simple and straightforward: each…

Trace Resistance Calculator

Tools

This calculator determines the resistance of a microstrip trace

Induction Motor, Large

Textbook

PARTS AND MATERIALS AC power source: 120VAC Capacitor, 3.3 µF…

Three-phase Y and Delta Configurations

Textbook

Three-phase Wye(Y) Connection Initially, we explored the idea of…

Bipolar Junction Transistor (BJT) theory

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

Digital Logic Functions

Textbook

We can construct simple logic functions for our hypothetical lamp…

Design Project: Simple Component Curve-Tracer Circuit

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What do each of the oscilloscope axes represent, in real-life terms…

Introduction to Bipolar Junction Transistors (BJT)

Textbook

The invention of the bipolar transistor in 1948 ushered in a…

Simple Combination Lock

Textbook

PARTS AND MATERIALS 4001 quad NOR gate (Radio Shack catalog #…