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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…

Specific Troubleshooting Techniques

Textbook

After applying some of the general troubleshooting tips to narrow the…

Linear Computational Circuitry

Worksheets - Communication

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

Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC)

Textbook

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

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…

Networks and Busses

Textbook

The wires between the tank and the monitoring location is  called…

Principles of Radio

Textbook

One of the more fascinating applications of electricity is in the…

Radio Circuits

Textbook

(a) Crystal radio. (b) Modulated RF at antenna. (c) Rectified RF at…

Networks and Busses

Textbook

The wires between the tank and the monitoring location is  called…

Series-Parallel DC Circuits

Worksheets - Communication

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

Induction Motor

Textbook

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

SPICE Models

Textbook

The SPICE circuit simulation program provides for modeling diodes in…

Step-up, Step-down, and Isolation Transformers

Worksheets - Communication

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

Resonance

Worksheets - Communication

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

Vacuum Tube Audio Amplifier

Textbook

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

DC Motor Theory

Worksheets - Communication

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

Brushless DC Motor

Textbook

Brushless DC motors were developed from conventional brushed DC motors…

Wound Rotor Induction Motors

Textbook

A wound rotor induction motor has a stator like a squirrel cage…

Single-phase Induction Motors

Textbook

A three-phase motor may be run from a single-phase power source.…

Principles of Radio

Textbook

One of the more fascinating applications of electricity is in the…

DC Generator Theory

Worksheets - Communication

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

AC Motor Control Circuits

Worksheets - Communication

Perhaps the most challenging aspect of interpreting ladder diagrams,…

Stepper Motors

Textbook

Stepper Motor vs Servo Motor A stepper motor is a…

DC Motor Control Circuits

Worksheets - Communication

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

Selsyn (Synchro) Motors

Textbook

Normally, the rotor windings of a wound rotor induction motor are…

Specific Troubleshooting Techniques

Textbook

After applying some of the general troubleshooting tips to narrow the…

AC Motor Theory

Worksheets - Communication

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

Reluctance Motor

Textbook

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

An Electric Pendulum

Textbook

Capacitors store energy in the form of an electric field, and…

Decoder

Textbook

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

Current Divider Circuits

Worksheets - Communication

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

Introduction to Karnaugh Mapping

Textbook

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

Practical Power Factor Correction

Textbook

When the need arises to correct for poor power factor in an AC power…

4-wire Resistance Measurement

Textbook

PARTS AND MATERIALS 6-volt battery Electromagnet made from experiment…

Multi-Stage Transistor Amplifiers

Worksheets - Communication

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

Contributors (3)

Textbook

<p> Contributors to this chapter are listed in chronological…

Free Space Path Loss Calculator

Tools

This calculator calculates the free space loss, given the distance, frequency, and gain, between two antennas.

Scientific Notation and Metric Prefixes

Worksheets - Communication

Write the following exponential expressions in expanded form: 101 =…

Electromagnetic Induction

Textbook

While Oersted’s surprising discovery of electromagnetism paved…

Induction Motor

Textbook

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

Vacuum Tube Audio Amplifier

Textbook

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

Insulated Gate Bipolar Transistors

Worksheets - Communication

What is an Insulated Gate Bipolar Transistor (IGBT), and what…

Positive Feedback

Textbook

As we’ve seen, negative feedback is an incredibly useful…

Wire Microstrip Impedance Calculator

Tools

A helpful tool for calculating the impedance of a wire microstrip.

Electrical Conduction in Semiconductors

Worksheets - Communication

In any electrically conductive substance, what are charge carriers?…

Bipolar Junction Transistors as Switches

Worksheets - Communication

Solid-state switching circuits usually keep their constituent…

Parallel Resistance Calculator

Tools

Calculate the total resistance of resistors in parallel with ease!

Battery Ratings

Textbook

Because batteries create current flow in a circuit by exchanging…