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Programmable Logic Technology

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Define the following acronyms as they apply to digital logic circuits:…

Microcontroller Principles

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Read the following quotation, and then research the term…

Programmable Logic Controllers

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The Programmable Logic Controller, or PLC, was invented in the late…

Microprocessor Programming

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The “vocabulary” of instructions which any particular…

Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC)

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

Insulated Gate Field-Effect Transistors

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

Negative Binary Numbers

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With addition being easily accomplished, we can perform the operation…

Venn Diagrams and Sets

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Mathematicians use Venn diagrams to show the logical relationships of…

Ohmmeter Usage

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Parts and Materials Multimeter, digital or analog Assorted resistors…

Analog and Digital Signals

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

Binary Count Sequence

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

Conventional Transistor Overview and Special Transistors

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

Multiple-input Gates

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The Use of Logic Gate Inverters and buffers exhaust the possibilities…

Octal and Hexadecimal to Decimal Conversion

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Although the prime intent of octal and hexadecimal numeration systems…

Introduction to Combinational Logic Functions

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The term “combinational” comes to us from mathematics. In…

Shift Registers: Serial-in, Serial-out

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Serial-in, serial-out shift registers delay data by one clock time for…

Larger 4-variable Karnaugh Maps

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Knowing how to generate Gray code should allow us to build larger…

CMOS Logic Gates

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

NAND Gate S-R Flip-Flop

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PARTS AND MATERIALS 4011 quad NAND gate (Radio Shack catalog #…

Binary Math Circuits

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Add the following binary numbers:

The S-R Latch

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A bistable multivibrator has two stable states, as indicated by the…

Light-Pulse Switch

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

Asynchronous Flip-Flop Inputs

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The normal data inputs to a flip flop (D, S and R, or J and K) are…

Decoder

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A decoder is a circuit that changes a code into a set of signals. It…

Positive Feedback OpAmp Circuits

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

Digital Signals and Gates

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While the binary numeration system is an interesting mathematical…

Impedance

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

Stripline Max Current Calculator

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A calculator designed to calculate the maximum current that a stripline can handle

Conductor Size

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

Embedded Microstrip Impedance Calculator

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This calculator helps you compute the characteristic impedance of an embedded microstrip.

Shock Current Path

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As we’ve already learned, electricity requires a complete path…

Batteries

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If I wanted to build a battery-powered electric drill, would it be…

Protective Relay Circuits

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Protective relays are special power-sensing devices whose job it is to…

Contact “Bounce”

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When a switch is actuated and contacts touch one another under the…

Active Loads in Amplifier Circuits

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We know that the current in a series circuit may be calculated with…

Power in Electric Circuits

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In addition to voltage and current, there is another important…

Elementary Amplifier Theory

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

Memory with moving parts: “Drives”

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The earliest forms of digital data storage involving moving parts was…

Contributors (14)

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Contributors to this chapter are listed in chronological order of…

Phasor Mathematics

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

Basic Oscilloscope Operation

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An oscilloscope is a very useful piece of electronic test equipment.…

Metric Prefixes and Unit Conversions

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Metric Prefixes   Yotta = 1024 Symbol: Y Zetta = 1021 Symbol: Z…

555 Schmitt Trigger

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

Boolean Algebraic Identities

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In mathematics, an identity is a statement true for all possible…

Static Electricity

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What does it mean for an object to have an electric charge? Give an…

The Common-source Amplifier (JFET)

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