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Biasing Techniques (BJT)

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In the common-emitter section of this chapter, we saw a SPICE analysis…

Practical Considerations of ADC Circuits

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

Signal Modulation

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A modern method of electrical power control involves inserting a…

Analog-to-Digital Conversion

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The circuit shown here is a four-bit analog-to-digital converter…

Introduction to Digital-Analog Conversion

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Connecting digital circuitry to sensor devices is simple if the sensor…

Signal Modulation

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A modern method of electrical power control involves inserting a…

AC Network Analysis

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

Design Project: Audio Media-Based Signal Generator

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Identify some different ways you can create the sine-wave audio tracks…

What is a Filter?

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It is sometimes desirable to have circuits capable of selectively…

Microcontroller Principles

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Read the following quotation, and then research the term…

Introduction to Mixed-Frequency AC Signals

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In our study of AC circuits thus far, we’ve explored circuits…

Multiplexers and Demultiplexers

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

Digital-to-Analog Conversion

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If a pulse-width modulated (PWM) signal is sent to a passive…

Digital Ramp ADC

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Also known as the stairstep-ramp, or simply counter A/D converter,…

Polyphase Power Systems

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Explain the difference between a balanced polyphase system and an…

Slope (integrating) ADC

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So far, we’ve only been able to escape the sheer volume of…

Voltage-to-Current Signal Conversion

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In instrumentation circuitry, DC signals are often used as analog…

Signal Coupling

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PARTS AND MATERIALS 6 volt battery One capacitor, 0.22 µF…

Harmonics in Polyphase Power Systems

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In the chapter on mixed-frequency signals, we explored the concept of…

Tracking ADC

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

Flash ADC

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Also called the parallel A/D converter, this circuit is the simplest…

Introduction to Digital Communication

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

Passive Integrator and Differentiator Circuits

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∫f(x) dx Calculus alert! Calculus is a branch of mathematics that…

Design Project: Signal Generator

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Explain the principle of operation for the particular integrated…

The Common-gate Amplifier (JFET)

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Correct use of Ohm’s Law

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Reminders When Using Ohm’s Law One of the most common mistakes…

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.

Gate Universality

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

A Binary Adder

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

Advanced Electromagnetism and Electromagnetic Induction

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∫f(x) dx Calculus alert! Electronic power conversion circuits known…

Conventional Transistor Overview and Special Transistors

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

Thevenin-Norton Equivalencies

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Since Thevenin’s and Norton’s Theorems are two equally…

Op-Amp Data

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Parametric data for all semiconductor op-amp models except the CA3130…

Contributors (12)

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Contributors to this chapter are listed in chronological order of…

Series Batteries

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

Complex Vector Addition

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If vectors with uncommon angles are added, their magnitudes (lengths)…

Diode Switching Circuits

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

The Common-collector Amplifier

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Our next transistor configuration to study is a bit simpler for gain…

How to Use an Ammeter to Measure Current

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Parts and Materials   6-volt battery   6-volt incandescent…

Data Flow

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Buses and networks are designed to allow communication to occur…

pH Measurement

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A very important measurement in many liquid chemical processes…

Rectifier/Filter Circuit

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PARTS AND MATERIALS Low-voltage AC power supply Bridge rectifier pack…

History of SPICE

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SPICE is a computer program designed to simulate analog electronic…

Power in Resistive and Reactive AC circuits

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Consider a circuit for a single-phase AC power system, where a 120…