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Pressure Unit Conversion Calculator

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This calculator will convert pressure values to ten different standard units for pressure.

Wheatstone Bridge Calculator

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This calculator helps determine the resistance of a variable resistor within a Wheatstone bridge circuit or the differential voltage created across the bridge terminals.

Instrumentation Amplifier Gain Calculator

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The instrumentation amplifier calculator will assist in the design and analysis of a conventional instrumentation amplifier circuit by calculating the required resistor values and gain.

Parallel Resistor Calculator

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Calculate the equivalent resistance of up to six resistors in parallel with ease while learning how to calculate resistance in parallel and the parallel resistance formula.

Lorentz Force Calculator

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This calculator will determine the combined Lorentz force exerted on a charged particle moving through both an electric field and a magnetic field.

Tesla Polyphase Induction Motors

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

SPICE Models

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The SPICE circuit simulation program provides for modeling diodes in…

Motor Control Circuits

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The interlock contacts installed in the previous section’s motor…

Intermediate Electromagnetism and Electromagnetic Induction

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

Design Project: Stepper Motor Driver

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

Single-phase Induction Motors

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

AC Motor Theory

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

Boolean Algebra

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

DC Motor Control Circuits

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

DC Motor Theory

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

Introduction to AC Motors

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After the introduction of the DC electrical distribution system by…

Microcontroller Principles

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Read the following quotation, and then research the term…

Linear Computational Circuitry

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

Stepper Motors

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Stepper Motor vs Servo Motor A stepper motor is a…

Wound Rotor Induction Motors

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

Reluctance Motor

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

Step-up, Step-down, and Isolation Transformers

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

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

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

Bipolar Junction Transistors as Switches

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Solid-state switching circuits usually keep their constituent…

Conventional Transistor Overview and Special Transistors

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

Series LED Resistor Calculator

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This series LED resistance calculator is perfect for when you have a single LED or a number of the same color of LEDs in series and need to know which resistor you should use.

Capacitance

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Write an equation describing the precise mathematical relationship…

IGFET Amplifiers

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

Voltmeter Design

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Suppose I were about to measure an unknown voltage with a manual-range…

Ohm’s Law Calculator

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Calculate circuit parameters using Ohm's Law

Conductors and Insulators

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

Analog Lab - 555 Ramp Signal Generator

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In this hands-on electronics experiment, construct a signal generator circuit that creates two different types of ramp signals and learn how capacitors charge when connected to resistors and constant current sources.

DC Metrology

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Define the following metrological terms: • Uncertainty • Accuracy…

Peak Detector

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A peak detector is a series connection of a diode and a…

Stepper Motors

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Stepper Motor vs Servo Motor A stepper motor is a…

Op-Amp Practical Considerations

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Real operational amplifiers have some imperfections compared to an…

Characteristic Impedance

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The Parallel Wires of Infinite Length Suppose, though, that we had a…

Polar Form and Rectangular Form Notation for Complex Numbers

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In order to work with complex numbers without drawing vectors, we…

Using Multiple Combinational Circuits

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As an example of using several circuits together, we are going to make…

Microstrip Crosstalk Calculator

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This tool is designed to calculate cross-talk coefficient and coupled voltage for a microstrip.

Contributors (2)

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Contributors to this chapter are listed in chronological order of…

Contributors (6)

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Contributors to this chapter are listed in chronological order of…

VSWR / Return Loss Calculator

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A calculator designed to compute the VSWR, reflection coefficient, return loss and matching loss in a transmission line

Basic Oscilloscope Operation

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An oscilloscope is a very useful piece of electronic test equipment.…

Series Circuit Rules

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Current Components in a series circuit share the same current: Itotal…