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Wound Rotor Induction Motors

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

Intermediate Electromagnetism and Electromagnetic Induction

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

Other Specialized Motors

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Shaded Pole Induction Motor An easy way to provide starting torque to…

Reluctance Motor

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

AC Commutator Motors

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

Tesla Polyphase Induction Motors

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

Performance-Based Assessments for AC Circuit Competencies

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What is Alternating Current (AC)?

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Most students of electricity begin their study with what is known as…

Synchronous Motors

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Single Phase Synchronous Motors Single-phase synchronous motors are…

Series-Parallel DC Circuits

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

Microstrip Patch Antenna Calculator

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This tool calculates the dimensions of the microstrip patch antenna given the desired operating frequency.

Contributors (15)

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Contributors to this chapter are listed in chronological order of…

Rectifier Circuits

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What is Rectification? Now we come to the most popular application of…

Passive Filter Circuits

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In very simple, qualitative terms, rate the impedance of capacitors…

Building a Differential Amplifier

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

What Are Zener Diodes?

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What Is a Zener Diode? A Zener diode is a special type of rectifying…

Basic Oscilloscope Operation

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

High-impedance Voltmeter

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PARTS AND MATERIALS Operational amplifier, model TL082 recommended…

Op-Amp Practical Considerations

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Real operational amplifiers have some imperfections compared to an…

Special Transformers and Applications

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Impedance Matching Because transformers can step voltage and current…

Calculus for Electric Circuits

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

Shift Registers

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NOR Gate S-R Latch

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

Electric Shock

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

Bipolar Transistor Biasing Circuits

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

The Common-gate Amplifier (JFET)

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Digital Logic With Feedback

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With simple gate and combinational logic circuits, there is a definite…

What Are Electric Circuits?

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You might have been wondering how charges can continuously flow in a…

AC Negative Feedback OpAmp Circuits

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

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…

Connectors

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An electrical connector, is an electro-mechanical device used to join…

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

Multiplexers and Demultiplexers

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

Performance-Based Assessments for Analog Integrated Circuit Competencies

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Conversion From Decimal Numeration

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Because octal and hexadecimal numeration systems have bases that are…

Simple Series Circuits

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On this page, we’ll outline the three principles you should…

Voltage Comparator

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Parts and Materials Operational amplifier, model 1458 or 353…

TTL NAND and AND gates

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Suppose we altered our basic open-collector inverter circuit, adding a…

Conventional Transistor Overview and Special Transistors

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

Junction field-effect transistors (JFET)

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

Oscilloscope Trigger Controls

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A very useful tool for observing rotating objects is a strobe light.…

Introduction to Network Theorems

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Anyone who’s studied geometry should be familiar with the…

The Cascode Amplifier

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While the C-B (common-base) amplifier is known for wider bandwidth…

Right Triangle Trigonometry

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  A right triangle is defined as having one angle precisely…

Successive Approximation ADC

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One method of addressing the digital ramp ADC’s shortcomings is…

CMOS Logic Gates

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Counting practice: count from zero to thirty-one in binary, octal, and…

Basic Troubleshooting Strategies

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

Electromagnetism Experiment

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PARTS AND MATERIALS 6-volt battery Magnetic compass Small permanent…

Electrical Connections

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What, exactly, is necessary to establish electrical continuity between…