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ADAS Offerings in EvoCar

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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…

Shift Registers: Parallel-in, Serial-out (PISO) Conversion

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Parallel-in/ serial-out shift registers do everything that the…

Memory Devices

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

Performance-Based Assessments for Digital Circuit Competencies

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LED Sequencer

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PARTS AND MATERIALS 4017 decade counter/divider (Radio Shack catalog…

Flip-Flop Circuits

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Digital Display Circuits

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What is the purpose of a seven-segment decoder circuit? What is a…

CMOS 555 Long Duration Flyback LED Flasher

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

Electromechanical Relay Logic

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In ladder logic symbolism, an electromechanical relay coil is shown as…

Latch Circuits

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What do you think this logic buffer gate will do, with the output…

Practical Considerations of ADC Circuits

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Perhaps the most important consideration of an ADC is its resolution.…

Microprocessor Programming

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The “vocabulary” of instructions which any particular…

Introduction to Digital Communication

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In the design of large and complex digital systems, it is often…

The J-K Flip-Flop

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Another variation on a theme of bistable multivibrators is the J-K…

Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC)

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Before the advent of solid-state logic circuits, logical control…

Historical, Nonmechanical Memory Technologies

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Perhaps the most ingenious technique was that of the delay line. A…

Edge-triggered Latches: Flip-Flops

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So far, we’ve studied both S-R and D latch circuits with enable…

555 Timer Astable Circuit

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In an astable circuit, the output voltage alternates between VCC and 0 volts on a continuous basis.

Finite-state Machine

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

Digital Logic Signals

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A rheostat (variable resistor) and a switch are both examples of…

Tracking ADC

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A third variation on the counter-DAC-based converter theme is, in my…

Digital Memory Terms and Concepts

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When we store information in some kind of circuit or device, we not…

Diode Switching Circuits

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

Minterm vs Maxterm Solution

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So far we have been finding Sum-Of-Product (SOP) solutions to logic…

LED Sequencer

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PARTS AND MATERIALS 4017 decade counter/divider (Radio Shack catalog…

Successive Approximation ADC

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

Edge-triggered Latches: Flip-Flops

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So far, we’ve studied both S-R and D latch circuits with enable…

Octal and Hexadecimal Numeration

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Because binary numeration requires so many bits to represent…

Quantum Devices

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Most integrated circuits are digital, based on MOS (CMOS) transistors.…

Basic Electromagnetic Relays

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

A Binary Adder

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

The J-K Flip-Flop

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Another variation on a theme of bistable multivibrators is the J-K…

Analog and Digital Signals

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Instrumentation is a field of study and work centering on measurement…

The Exclusive-OR Function: The XOR Gate

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

Motor Control Circuits

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The interlock contacts installed in the previous section’s motor…

Asynchronous Counters

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In the previous section, we saw a circuit using one J-K flip-flop that…

Karnaugh Mapping

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

Stepper Motors

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

Analysis Techniques for Series Parallel Resistor Circuits

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Guidelines to Series-Parallel Combination Circuit Analysis The goal of…

Shift Registers: Parallel-in, Serial-out (PISO) Conversion

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Parallel-in/ serial-out shift registers do everything that the…

Multiplexers and Demultiplexers

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

TTL Logic Gates

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

Voltage Comparator

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Parts and Materials Operational amplifier, model 1458 or 353…

Factors Affecting Capacitance

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There are three basic factors of capacitor construction determining…

AC Voltmeters and Ammeters

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AC electromechanical meter movements come in two basic arrangements:…

Data - Resistance & Superconductor

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Tables of specific resistance and temperature coefficient of…

Potentiometer as a Rheostat

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Learning Objectives Rheostat use Wiring a potentiometer as a rheostat…

Valence and Crystal Structure

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Valence: The electrons in the outermost shell, or valence shell, are…

Numeration Systems

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Digital computers communicate with external devices through ports:…

Series-Parallel Combination AC Circuits

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

Physiological Effects of Electricity

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Most of us have experienced some form of electric “shock,”…

Encoders and Decoders

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What does it mean, in general terms, to encode something? Conversely,…

Oscilloscope Trigger Controls

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

Linear Computational Circuitry

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

Resonant Filters

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So far, the filter designs we’ve concentrated on have employed…

Half-wave Rectifier

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PARTS AND MATERIALS Low-voltage AC power supply (6-volt output) 6-volt…

Contributors (9)

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Contributors to this chapter are listed in chronological order of…

Power Added Efficiency Calculator

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A calculator designed to compute the power-added efficiency (PAE) of an amplifier

Wires and Connections

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Older electrical schematics showed connecting wires crossing, while…

Magnetic Units of Measurement

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If the burden of two systems of measurement for common quantities…

Build a Transformer

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PARTS AND MATERIALS Steel flat bar, 4 pieces Miscellaneous bolts,…