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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…

Performance-Based Assessments for AC Circuit Competencies

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AC Commutator Motors

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

Electric Shock Data

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The table of electric currents and their various bodily effects was…

Important Constants

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Euler’s Number Euler’s constant is an important value for…

A Binary Adder

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Suppose we wanted to build a device that could add two binary bits…

Wire Microstrip Impedance Calculator

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

Algebraic Substitution for Electric Circuits

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There are two basic Ohm’s Law equations: one relating voltage,…

Elementary Amplifier Theory

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Fundamentally, an amplifier is a device that takes in a low-power…

Logic Simplification With Karnaugh Maps

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The logic simplification examples that we have done so far could have…

OpAmp Oscillator Circuits

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

Power Dissipation

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PARTS AND MATERIALS Calculator (or pencil and paper for doing…

Introduction to DC Circuits

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“DC” stands for Direct Current, which can refer to either…

Peak to Peak Voltage Calculator (VP-P)

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This calculator shows the peak-to-peak voltage (VP-P) value from the peak voltage, RMS voltage, or average voltage.

Practical considerations - Digital Communication

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A principal consideration for industrial control networks, where the…

Switches, Electrically Actuated (Relays)

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The structure behind ladder logic is based on the electrical ladder…

Circuit Simplification Examples

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Let’s begin with a semiconductor gate circuit in need of…

Combination Tubes

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Similar in thought to the idea of the integrated circuit, tube…

Heat Sink Calculator

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This calculator helps determine the maximum temperature a device can withstand

Ohm’s Law

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For a given amount of water pressure, which will flow a greater rate…

Inductance, Reactance, and Admittance Calculator

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This calculator gives the reactance and admittance of an inductor or the inductance given the reactance of an inductor

Simple AC Circuit Calculations

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Over the course of the next few chapters, you will learn that AC…

Sensitive Voltage Detector

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PARTS AND MATERIALS High-quality “closed-cup” audio…

Voltmeter Design

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

Scientific Notation and Metric Prefixes

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

Protective Relays

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A special type of relay is one that monitors the current, voltage,…

Conversion From Decimal Numeration

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Because octal and hexadecimal numeration systems have bases that are…

What is Alternating Current (AC)?

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

Vol IV. Credits

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All entries arranged in alphabetical order of surname. Major…

Time Constant Equations

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Value of time constant in series RC and RL circuits   Time…

Coax Impedance Calculator

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A helpful tool for calculating the impedance of a coaxial cable.

Voltage, Current, and Resistance

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Voltage is commonly defined as “electrical pressure.” The unit of…

Link Budget Calculator

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This tool is designed to calculate the power at the receiver using link budget analysis.

AC Commutator Motors

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

Design Project: Sensitive Microphone Amplifier

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Identify which direction each potentiometer wiper must move in this…

Rate-of-change Indicator

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PARTS AND MATERIALS Two 6 volt batteries Capacitor, 0.1 µF…

Contact “Normal” State and Make/Break Sequence

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Any kind of switch contact can be designed so that the contacts…

Conductor Size

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It should be common-sense knowledge that liquids flow through…

Transistors, Insulated-gate Field-effect (IGFET or MOSFET)

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We have the symbols for depletion mode and enhancement mode MOSFETs -…

Contributors (9)

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Contributors to this chapter are listed in chronological order of…

Rheostat Range Limiting

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PARTS AND MATERIALS Several 10 kΩ resistors One 10 kΩ…

Linear Computational Circuitry

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

Input and Output Coupling

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To overcome the challenge of creating necessary DC bias voltage for an…