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ADAS Offerings in EvoCar

In partnership with Texas Instruments

Learn about TI's ADAS features in the EvoCar to see what will could be in the next car you buy.

AM6x Flash Subsystem (FSS) Overview

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This is the first of three training modules that provides an introduction to the Sitara AM6x…

Microprocessor Programming

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The “vocabulary” of instructions which any particular…

Finite-state Machine

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Feedback is a fascinating engineering principle. It can turn a rather…

555 Audio Oscillator

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PARTS AND MATERIALS Two 6 volt batteries One capacitor, 0.1 µF,…

Multiplexers

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A multiplexer, abbreviated mux, is a device that has multiple inputs…

Binary Math

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

“Ladder” Diagrams

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Ladder diagrams are specialized schematics commonly used to document…

Series-Parallel Combination AC Circuits

Worksheets - Processors

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

Bipolar Junction Transistors as Switches

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Solid-state switching circuits usually keep their constituent…

The Exclusive-OR Function: The XOR Gate

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What Is an XOR Gate? One element conspicuously missing from the set of…

Oscillator Circuits

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

Digital Logic With Feedback

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

Gate Universality

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NAND and NOR gates possess a special property: they are universal.…

Stepper Motors

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

CMOS 555 Long Duration Minimum Parts Red LED Flasher

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PARTS AND MATERIALS Two AAA Batteries Battery Clip (Radio Shack…

Series-Parallel DC Circuits

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

Design Project: Logic Probe

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What factors determine where potentiometers Rpot1 and Rpot2 must be…

555 Monostable Multivibrator

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PARTS AND MATERIALS One 9V Battery Battery Clip (Radio Shack catalog #…

Peak, Average, and RMS Measurements

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How is it possible to assign a fixed value of voltage or current (such…

Permissive and Interlock Circuits

Textbook

A practical application of switch and relay logic is in control…

Logic Signal Voltage Levels

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Input Voltages for Logic Gates Logic gate circuits are designed to…

CMOS 555 Long Duration Blue LED Flasher

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PARTS AND MATERIALS Two AAA Batteries Battery Clip (Radio Shack…

Time-delay Relays

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What are Time-Delay Relays? Some relays are constructed with a kind of…

Computational Circuits

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When someone mentions the word “computer,” a digital…

Miscellaneous Diode Applications

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

Derivative of a Constant

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    (“c” being a constant)

PN Junctions

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

Kirchhoff’s Laws

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Many electronic circuits use what is called a split or a dual power…

Series Batteries

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PARTS AND MATERIALS Two 6-volt batteries One 9-volt battery Actually,…

Ohm’s Law

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

Waveguide Calculator (Circular)

Tools

This tool calculates the cutoff frequency of a circular waveguide

Complex Circuits

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What do we do if we come across a circuit more complex than the simple…

Practical Considerations - Capacitors

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Capacitors, like all electrical components, have limitations that must…

Overcurrent Protection

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What hazards might be posed by a circuit with excessive current going…

Series Resistor-Inductor Circuits

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In the previous section, we explored what would happen in simple…

Contributors (5)

Textbook

Contributors to this chapter are listed in chronological order of…

PWM Power Controller

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PARTS AND MATERIALS Four 6 volt batteries One capacitor, 100 µF…

Bridge Circuits

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

Control Circuits

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Peak Voltage Calculator

Tools

The peak voltage calculator calculates peak voltage values from the peak-to-peak voltage, RMS voltage, or average voltage.

Pulsed-light Sensor

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PARTS AND MATERIALS Two 6-volt batteries One NPN…

What is a Series-Parallel Circuit?

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With simple series circuits, all components are connected end-to-end…

Copper Wire Gauge Table

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Solid Cooper Wire Table Size Diameter (inches) Cross-sectional area…

Voltage/Current Converter OpAmp Circuits

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