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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…

NAND Gate S-R Flip-Flop

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

Counter Modulus

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Ohm’s Law - How Voltage, Current, and Resistance Relate

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The first, and perhaps most important, the relationship between…

Superconductivity

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Conductors lose all of their electrical resistance when cooled to…

Special Transformers and Applications

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Impedance Matching Because transformers can step voltage and current…

Asymmetric Stripline Impedance Calculator

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This calculator helps you compute the characteristic impedance of an asymmetric stripline

Simple Parallel Circuits

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On this page, we’ll outline the three principles you should…

Power Dissipation

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PARTS AND MATERIALS Calculator (or pencil and paper for doing…

Universal Shift Registers: Parallel-in, Parallel-out

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

Electrical Conduction in Semiconductors

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In any electrically conductive substance, what are charge carriers?…

Complex Vector Addition

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

Magnetic Units of Measurement

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

Broadside Coupled Stripline Impedance Calculator

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

Basic Circuit Troubleshooting

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Determine if the light bulb will de-energize for each of the following…

Special-purpose Batteries

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Mercury Standard Cell Back in the early days of electrical measurement…

Rules for Limits

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Microstrip Inductance Calculator

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This calculator computes the inductance of a microstrip etched on a PCB.

Dielectric Strengths for Insulators

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Dielectric strength in kilovolts per inch (kV/in): Material*…

Mutual Inductance

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When an electric current is passed through a coil of wire, what…

Making a Venn Diagram Look Like a Karnaugh Map

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Starting with circle A in a rectangular A’ universe in figure (a)…

Inductors and Calculus

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Inductors do not have a stable “resistance” as conductors…

Transistor Ratings and Packages (BJT)

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Like all electrical and electronic components, transistors are limited…

Building Series-Parallel Resistor Circuits

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Once again, when building battery/resistor circuits, the student or…

Three-phase Y and Delta Configurations

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Three-phase Wye(Y) Connection Initially, we explored the idea of…

Power in Electric Circuits

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

Bit Grouping

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The singular reason for learning and using the binary numeration…

Impedance

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

Thyristor Application Circuits

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

DeMorgan’s Theorems

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A mathematician named DeMorgan developed a pair of important rules…

Voltage Regulation

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As we saw in a few SPICE analyses earlier in this chapter, the output…

Magnetism

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

Look-up Tables

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Having learned about digital memory devices in the last chapter, we…

Introduction to Digital Communication

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

Amplifier Gain

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The Voltage Gain Because amplifiers have the ability to increase the…

Principles of Radio

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

Questions relating to project management

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Battery Construction

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The word battery simply means a group of similar components. In…

Square Wave Signals

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It has been found that any repeating, non-sinusoidal waveform can be…

Simple Combination Lock

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PARTS AND MATERIALS 4001 quad NOR gate (Radio Shack catalog #…

Norton’s Theorem

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What is Norton’s Theorem? Norton’s Theorem states that it…