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Computer Simulation of Electric Circuits

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Computers can be powerful tools if used properly, especially in the…

Safe Circuit Design

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As we saw earlier, a power system with no secure connection to earth…

SPICE Simulation of Series and Parallel Circuits

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Previously, we examined series circuits and parallel circuits using…

AC Metrology

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In power distribution systems, it is very important to be able to…

Feedback

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If some percentage of an amplifier’s output signal is connected…

Electrical Connections

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What, exactly, is necessary to establish electrical continuity between…

Definite Integrals and the Fundamental Theorem of Calculus

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        RELATED WORKSHEET: Calculus for Electric…

Nonlinear OpAmp Circuits

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

OpAmp Oscillator Circuits

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Active-mode Operation (IGFET)

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Node Voltage Method

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The node voltage method of DC network analysis solves for unknown…

Series-Parallel DC Circuits

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Digital Lab - Basic 2-Input NAND Gate Circuit

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In this hands-on electronics experiment, you will build and test a 2-input digital NAND gate with LED indicators and learn to read pinout diagrams, power a digital IC, connect unused inputs and outputs, and how to use pulldown resistors.

Data Flow

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Buses and networks are designed to allow communication to occur…

Universal Shift Registers: Parallel-in, Parallel-out

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The purpose of the parallel-in/ parallel-out shift register is to take…

Class B BJT Amplifiers

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Diode Ratings

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In addition to forward voltage drop (Vf) and peak inverse voltage…

DC Lab - Capacitor Charging and Discharging

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In this hands-on electronics experiment, you will build capacitor charging and discharging circuits and learn how to calculate the RC time constant of resistor-capacitor circuits.

CMOS 555 Long Duration Minimum Parts Red LED Flasher

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

Magnetism

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

Reluctance Motor

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The variable reluctance motor is based on the principle that an…

Using Multiple Combinational Circuits

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As an example of using several circuits together, we are going to make…

Principles of Radio

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One of the more fascinating applications of electricity is in the…

The Instrumentation Amplifier

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What Is an Instrumentation Amplifier? An instrumentation amplifier…

Likely Failures in Unproven Systems

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“All men are liable to error;” —John Locke Whereas…

Microcontroller Principles

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Read the following quotation, and then research the term…

Single-phase Induction Motors

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A three-phase motor may be run from a single-phase power source.…

Audio Oscillator

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PARTS AND MATERIALS Two 6-volt batteries Three NPN…

Microstrip Max Current Calculator

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A calculator for solving the maximum current a microstrip can handle.

IGFET Quirks

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Diodes

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A diode is an electronics component made from a combination of a…

Practical Considerations - Capacitors

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

RF Power Conversion Calculator

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A tool designed to convert RF power from watts to decibels and vice versa

Sensing AC Electric Fields

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PARTS AND MATERIALS Audio detector with headphones  …

Electron Versus Conventional Flow

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In this electrical circuit, trace the direction of current through the…

Quantum Devices

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

Series LED Resistor Calculator

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This series LED resistance calculator is perfect for when you have a single LED or a number of the same color of LEDs in series and need to know which resistor you should use.

Impedance Transformation

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Standing waves at the resonant frequency points of an open- or…

History of SPICE

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SPICE is a computer program designed to simulate analog electronic…

CMOS 555 Long Duration Flyback LED Flasher

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

Nonlinear OpAmp Circuits

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

Analog-to-Digital Conversion

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

What Is the Skin Effect?

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The Skin Depth of Copper in Electrical Engineering As previously…