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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…

Design Project: Radio Transmitter

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Research the FCC (Federal Communication Commission) guidelines on…

Fundamentals of Radio Communication

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

Vacuum Tube Audio Amplifier

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

Microcontroller Principles

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Read the following quotation, and then research the term…

Automotive Alternator

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

AC Motor Control Circuits

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Perhaps the most challenging aspect of interpreting ladder diagrams,…

Step-up, Step-down, and Isolation Transformers

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

Calculus for Electric Circuits

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

Design Project: Stepper Motor Driver

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At first it may seem pointless to have the four buffer gates following…

Design Project: DC Motor

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

Safety Grounding

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In simple AC power systems, one of the two conductors is typically…

Polyphase Motor Design

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AC Motors Perhaps the most important benefit of polyphase AC power…

DC Generator Theory

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Generators used in battery-charging systems must be regulated so as to…

Tesla Polyphase Induction Motors

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Most AC motors are induction motors. Induction motors are favored due…

Induction Motor

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

Synchronous Motors

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Single Phase Synchronous Motors Single-phase synchronous motors are…

AC Commutator Motors

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

Induction Motor, Large

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

Resonance

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

Servo Motor Systems

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Explain the operation of this “H-bridge” motor control circuit: At…

Stepper Motors

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

Inverting and Noninverting OpAmp Voltage Amplifier Circuits

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

Q Factor and Bandwidth of a Resonant Circuit

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The Q, or quality, factor of a resonant circuit is a measure of the…

The Common-base Amplifier

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The final transistor amplifier configuration (Figure below) we need to…

Capacitance Calculator

Tools

This calculates the capacitance of a capacitor based on its charge, Q, and its voltage, V, according to the formula, C=Q/V.

Synchronous Motors

Textbook

Single Phase Synchronous Motors Single-phase synchronous motors are…

Edge Coupled Trace Inductance Calculator

Tools

This calculator helps you compute for the inductance of an edge coupled trace.

The Common-source Amplifier (IGFET)

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Wiring Color Codes

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Wiring for AC and DC power distribution branch circuits are color…

Resonant Filters

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So far, the filter designs we’ve concentrated on have employed…

T-Match Impedance Matching Circuits

Tools

A tool designed to compute the values to be used in a T-match Impedance Circuit

Properties of Exponents

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Derivatives of Power Functions of e

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Example Derivatives of e Proportionality Constant When we say that a…

Building a Differential Amplifier

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Differential Op-Amp Circuits An op-amp with no feedback is already a…

Venn Diagrams and Sets

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Mathematicians use Venn diagrams to show the logical relationships of…

Conductance

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When students first see the parallel resistance equation, the natural…

Conductors and Insulators

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Given two lengths of metal wire, which one will have the least…

Building Simple Resistor Circuits

Textbook

In the course of learning about electricity, you will want to…

Introduction to Karnaugh Mapping

Textbook

Why learn about Karnaugh maps? The Karnaugh map, like Boolean…

Potato Battery

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PARTS AND MATERIALS One large potato One lemon (optional) Strip of…

Decoder

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A decoder is a circuit that changes a code into a set of signals. It…

Voltage Regulation

Textbook

As we saw in a few SPICE analyses earlier in this chapter, the output…