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Performance-Based Assessments for AC Circuit Competencies

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Performance-Based Assessments for AC Circuit Competencies

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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…

AC Lab - Induction Motor

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In this hands-on AC electronics experiment, build a simple AC permanent capacitor split-phase induction motor and learn the principles of AC induction motor function.

Synchronous Motors

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Single Phase Synchronous Motors Single-phase synchronous motors are…

Intermediate Electromagnetism and Electromagnetic Induction

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

Tesla Polyphase Induction Motors

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

Other Specialized Motors

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

What is Alternating Current (AC)?

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

Wound Rotor Induction Motors

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

AC Lab - Large Induction Motor

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In this hands-on AC electronics experiment, build a large AC permanent capacitor split-phase induction motor and learn the principles of AC induction motor function.

Symmetric Stripline Impedance Calculator

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This calculator helps you compute the characteristic impedance of a symmetric stripline.

N-Way Power Divider Calculator

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This calculator determines the total path loss provided by an RF n-way power splitter.

Introduction to Bipolar Junction Transistors (BJT)

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

Karnaugh Mapping

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Identify each of these logic gates by name, and complete their…

Simple Circuits

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Shown here is the schematic symbol for a resistor: What is the purpose…

LC Tank Circuit Resonance Calculator

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This calculator computes the resonant frequency of a parallel inductor and capacitor "tank" circuit.

Conventional Transistor Overview and Special Transistors

Worksheets - Computers

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

Diode Switching Circuits

Textbook

Diodes can perform switching and digital logic operations. Forward and…

AC Capacitor Circuits

Textbook

Capacitors Vs. Resistors Capacitors do not behave the same as…

AC Lab - Phase Shift in a Capacitive Circuit

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In this hands-on AC electronics experiment, build a simple RC circuit that demonstrates phase shift and learn how out-of-phase AC voltages do not add algebraically.

Contributors (8)

Textbook

Contributors to this chapter are listed in chronological order of…

Example Circuits and Netlists

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The following circuits are pre-tested netlists for SPICE 2g6, complete…

Binary Count Sequence

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If we examine a four-bit binary count sequence from 0000 to 1111, a…

Phasor Mathematics

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Provide a definition for phasor, as the term applies to electrical…

Likely Failures in Proven Systems

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The following problems are arranged in order from most likely to least…

555 Lab - Introduction to the 555 Timer IC

Textbook

In this collection of hands-on electronics experiments, build and test mixed-signal analog and digital circuits using the versatile 555 timer IC. These projects will teach you about RC time constants, duty cycle, transistor current drive, LEDs, voltage doublers, and more.

Solving for Unknown Time

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Sometimes it is necessary to determine the length of time that a…

Magnetism

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A permanent magnet is a device that retains a magnetic field without…

Light-Pulse Switch

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It is fairly important to use large value resistors (10 MΩ works…

Skin Depth Calculator

Tools

A tool designed to calculate skin depth based on the conductive material being used and the frequency of the signal.