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Embedded Real-Time Analysis & Diagnostics (ERAD) on C2000™ Devices

In partnership with Texas Instruments

An introduction to ERAD on C2000 devices, including a software demonstration of this new debugging…

Internally Compensated Advanced Current Mode (ACM)

In partnership with Texas Instruments

In this session, we will cover the following:Present a high-level overview of Advanced Current…

Digital Communication

Worksheets - Communication

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

Microcontroller Principles

Worksheets - Communication

Read the following quotation, and then research the term…

Negative Binary Numbers

Textbook

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

Binary Subtraction

Textbook

We can subtract one binary number from another by using the standard…

A Very Simple Computer

Textbook

PARTS AND MATERIALS Three batteries, each one with a different voltage…

Synchronous Counters

Textbook

What is a Synchronous Counter? A synchronous counter, in contrast to…

Resistor Color Code Calculator and Chart (4-band, 5-band or 6-band)

Tools

A handy tool for reading resistor color code values

Microprocessor Programming

Worksheets - Communication

What is the difference between a JMP (“jump”) instruction and a…

Programmable Logic Technology

Worksheets - Communication

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

Binary Overflow

Textbook

One caveat with signed binary numbers is that of overflow, where the…

Quantum Devices

Textbook

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

Digital Communication

Worksheets - Communication

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

Introduction to Shift Registers

Textbook

Shift registers, like counters, are a form of sequential logic.…

Performance-Based Assessments for Semiconductor Circuit Competencies

Worksheets - Communication

AC Motor Control Circuits

Worksheets - Communication

Perhaps the most challenging aspect of interpreting ladder diagrams,…

Memory Devices

Worksheets - Communication

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

Embedded Microstrip Impedance Calculator

Tools

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

Decoder

Textbook

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

Practical considerations - Digital Communication

Textbook

A principal consideration for industrial control networks, where the…

Binary Addition

Textbook

The Rules of Binary Addition Adding binary numbers is a very simple…

Semiconductor Manufacturing Techniques

Textbook

The manufacture of only silicon based semiconductors is described…

Zener Diodes

Worksheets - Communication

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

Inductor Sizing Equation

Textbook

The Inductance Formula     Wheeler’s formulas for…

JFET Current Regulator

Textbook

PARTS AND MATERIALS One N-channel junction field-effect transistor,…

DC Mesh Current Analysis

Worksheets - Communication

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

Electrical Transients

Textbook

This chapter explores the response of capacitors and inductors to…

DC Transducers

Worksheets - Communication

Research and describe what the Hall effect is, and list some practical…

Elementary Circuits

Worksheets - Communication

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

Quantum Physics

Textbook

“I think it is safe to say that no one understands quantum…

Memory with moving parts: “Drives”

Textbook

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

Transistors, Bipolar

Textbook

There are not too many circuit symbols for bipolar transistors. There…

Non-Inverting Op-Amp Resistor Calculator

Tools

This calculator determines the bias and feedback of resistors for a non-inverting Op-Amp

Algebraic Equation Manipulation for Electric Circuits

Worksheets - Communication

The electrical resistance of a conductor at any temperature may be…

The Cascode Amplifier

Textbook

While the C-B (common-base) amplifier is known for wider bandwidth…

Metric Notation

Textbook

The metric system, besides being a collection of measurement units for…

Data Flow

Textbook

Buses and networks are designed to allow communication to occur…

Voltage Regulation

Textbook

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

Susceptance and Admittance

Textbook

What is Conductance? In the study of DC circuits, the student of…

Mesh Current Method and Analysis

Textbook

The Mesh-Current Method, also known as the Loop Current Method, is…

Batteries

Worksheets - Communication

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

Why L/R and not LR?

Textbook

Learn About L/R Time Constants It is often perplexing to new students…