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Intermediate Electromagnetism and Electromagnetic Induction

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As an electric current is passed through a coil of wire, it creates a…

Calculus for Electric Circuits

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

Bipolar Junction Transistors as Switches

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Solid-state switching circuits usually keep their constituent…

Step-up, Step-down, and Isolation Transformers

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

Conventional Transistor Overview and Special Transistors

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A microcontroller is a specialized type of digital computer used to…

Microcontroller Principles

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Read the following quotation, and then research the term…

Memory Devices

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Boolean Algebra

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Linear Computational Circuitry

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Servo Motor Systems

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

Single-phase Induction Motors

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

Brushless DC Motor

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Brushless DC motors were developed from conventional brushed DC motors…

Bipolar Junction Transistors as Switches

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Solid-state switching circuits usually keep their constituent…

Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC)

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

Microcontroller Principles

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Read the following quotation, and then research the term…

Conventional Transistor Overview and Special Transistors

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A microcontroller is a specialized type of digital computer used to…

Resonance

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

Induction Motor

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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…

Design Project: DC Motor

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

Series-Parallel DC Circuits

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SPICE Models

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The SPICE circuit simulation program provides for modeling diodes in…

Stepper Motors

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Inverting and Noninverting OpAmp Voltage Amplifier Circuits

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Automotive Alternator

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

Polyphase Motor Design

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

Calculus for Electric Circuits

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

Intermediate Electromagnetism and Electromagnetic Induction

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As an electric current is passed through a coil of wire, it creates a…

Networks and Busses

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

BJT Quirks

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An ideal transistor would show 0% distortion in amplifying a signal.…

Inductance

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∫f(x) dx Calculus alert! One of the fundamental principles of…

Signal Coupling

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PARTS AND MATERIALS 6 volt battery One capacitor, 0.22 µF…

Contributors (5)

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Contributors to this chapter are listed in chronological order of…

Wound Rotor Induction Motors

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

Electron Activity in Chemical Reactions

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

DC Motor Control Circuits

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

555 Timer Monostable Circuit Calculator

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

Memory Devices

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Phasing

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Since transformers are essentially AC devices, we need to be aware of…

Class B Audio Amplifier

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PARTS AND MATERIALS Four 6 volt batteries Dual operational amplifier,…

Coax Inductance Calculator

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A calculator for computing the inductance of a coaxial cable.

Multi-Stage Transistor Amplifiers

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Digital Signals and Gates

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While the binary numeration system is an interesting mathematical…

Embedded Microstrip Impedance Calculator

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This calculator helps you compute the characteristic impedance of an embedded microstrip.

Single-phase Power Systems

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Single phase power system schematic diagram shows little about the…

Karnaugh Maps, Truth Tables, and Boolean Expressions

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Who Developed the Karnaugh Map? Maurice Karnaugh, a…

Mutual Inductance

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When an electric current is passed through a coil of wire, what…

Building Simple Resistor Circuits

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

Parallel Resistance Calculator

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Calculate the total resistance of resistors in parallel with ease!