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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…

Sensitive Voltage Detector

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PARTS AND MATERIALS High-quality “closed-cup” audio…

Winding Configurations

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Transformers with Multiple Secondaries Transformers are very versatile…

AC Inductor Circuits

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Resistors vs. Inductors Inductors do not behave the same way as…

Monostable Multivibrators

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We’ve already seen one example of a monostable multivibrator in…

From Electric to Electronic

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Introduction This third volume of the book series Lessons In Electric…

Binary Math

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

High-pass Filters

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A high-pass filter’s task is just the opposite of a low-pass…

Venn Diagrams and Sets

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Mathematicians use Venn diagrams to show the logical relationships of…

The Common-collector Amplifier

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

Elementary Circuits

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In the simplest terms you can think of, define what an electrical…

Electron Versus Conventional Flow

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

Memory Devices

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

Combination Tubes

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Similar in thought to the idea of the integrated circuit, tube…

Capacitor Quirks

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As with inductors, the ideal capacitor is a purely reactive device,…

Contact “Bounce”

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

Rectangle Loop Inductance Calculator

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This calculator helps you compute the inductance of a rectangle loop.

Calculating Power Factor

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As was mentioned before, the angle of this “power…

Microwave Tubes

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For extremely high-frequency applications (above 1 GHz), the…

Full-Adder

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The half-adder is extremely useful until you want to add more than one…

What is a Series-Parallel Circuit?

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

Half-wave Rectifier

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

Programmable Logic Controllers

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

Conductors, Insulators, and Electron Flow

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The electrons of different types of atoms have different degrees of…

Pulse Width Modulation

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Pulse Width Modulation (PWM) uses digital signals to control power…

Inductor Commutating Circuits

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A popular use of diodes is for the mitigation of inductive…

Contributors (12)

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Contributors to this chapter are listed in chronological order of…

Contributors (2)

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Contributors to this chapter are listed in chronological order of…

Measurement Circuits

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Figure below shows a photodiode amplifier for measuring low levels of…

Broadside Coupled Stripline Impedance Calculator

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This calculator helps you compute the characteristic impedance of a broadside coupled stripline.

Series Resistor-Inductor Circuits

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

Superconducting Devices

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Superconducting devices, though not widely used, have some unique…

Rectifier/Filter Circuit

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

Energy, Work, and Power

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Define the following terms: energy, work, and power.

Performance-Based Assessments for Analog Integrated Circuit Competencies

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Trigonometric Derivatives

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    RELATED WORKSHEETS: Calculus for Electric Circuits…

Arithmetic with Scientific Notation

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The benefits of scientific notation do not end with ease of writing…

Right Triangle Trigonometry

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  A right triangle is defined as having one angle precisely…

Thermoelectricity

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PARTS AND MATERIALS Length of bare (uninsulated) copper wire Length of…

Time Constant Equations

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Value of time constant in series RC and RL circuits   Time…

Node Voltage Method

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The node voltage method of analysis solves for unknown voltages at…