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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…

AC Motor Theory

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

Reluctance Motor

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

Induction Motor

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

AC Commutator Motors

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

Wound Rotor Induction Motors

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

Tesla Polyphase Induction Motors

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

Induction Motor, Large

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

Other Specialized Motors

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

Performance-Based Assessments for AC Circuit Competencies

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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…

Single-phase Induction Motors

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

Synchronous Motors

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Single Phase Synchronous Motors Single-phase synchronous motors are…

Wound Rotor Induction Motors

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

Other Specialized Motors

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

AC Commutator Motors

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

Synchronous Motors

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Single Phase Synchronous Motors Single-phase synchronous motors are…

What is Alternating Current (AC)?

Textbook

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

Reluctance Motor

Textbook

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

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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Intermediate Electromagnetism and Electromagnetic Induction

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

Counter Modulus

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Display Tubes

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In addition to performing tasks of amplification and switching, tubes…

Introduction to Bipolar Junction Transistors (BJT)

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The invention of the bipolar transistor in 1948 ushered in a…

Voltage and Current in a Practical Circuit

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Because it takes energy to force charge to flow against the opposition…

Inverting and Noninverting OpAmp Voltage Amplifier Circuits

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

Trigonometry for AC Circuits

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Identify which trigonometric functions (sine, cosine, or tangent) are…

Transformer—Power Supply

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PARTS AND MATERIALS Power transformer, 120VAC step-down to 12VAC,…

Bridge Circuits

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No text on electrical metering could be called complete without a…

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.

Broadside Coupled Trace Inductance Calculator

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This calculator helps you compute the inductance of a broadside coupled trace.

Voltmeter Design

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As was stated earlier, most meter movements are sensitive devices.…

Other Diode Technologies

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Varicap or varactor diodes A variable capacitance diode is known as a…

Band-pass Filters

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How to Create Band-pass Filter There are applications where a…

IC Fabrication and Packaging

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What does it mean if an integrated circuit comes in DIP form? What…

Contributors (6)

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Contributors to this chapter are listed in chronological order of…

Four-Channel Audio Mixer

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A very common misconception students have about potentiometers is the…

Finite State Machines

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Up to now, every circuit that was presented was a combinatorial…

Ammeter Impact on Measured Circuit

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Just like voltmeters, ammeters tend to influence the amount of current…

What are “Series” and “Parallel” Circuits?

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Circuits consisting of just one battery and one load resistance are…

Superconductivity

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Conductors lose all of their electrical resistance when cooled to…