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

Performance-Based Assessments for Semiconductor Circuit Competencies

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Microcontroller Principles

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Read the following quotation, and then research the term…

Quantum Devices

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

Semiconductor Manufacturing Techniques

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The manufacture of only silicon based semiconductors is described…

Semiconductor Devices in SPICE

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The SPICE (Simulation Program, Integrated Circuit Emphesis)…

Digital Communication

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

Programmable Logic Technology

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

Binary Addition

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

Pulse Width Modulation

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

Performance-Based Assessments for Semiconductor Circuit Competencies

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DC Lab - An Analog Computer For Averaging

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In this hands-on electronics experiment, you will build a simple circuit that computes the average of voltages and learn about analog computers and their application.

Microprocessor Programming

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The “vocabulary” of instructions which any particular…

Binary Subtraction

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

Resistor Color Code Calculator and Chart—4 Band, 5 Band, or 6 Band Resistors

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A handy all-in-one tool for reading resistor color code values for a 4 band resistor, 5 band resistor, or 6 band resistor.

Negative Binary Numbers

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

Memory Devices

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

Binary Overflow

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

Si Lab - Intro to Discrete Semiconductor Circuits

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In these hands-on semiconductor electronics experiments, learn to build and test circuits using discrete silicon (Si) devices, including diodes and transistors. Also, learn important circuit designs, including rectifiers, current mirrors, amplifiers, and oscillators.

Synchronous Counters

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

Microprocessor Programming

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

Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC)

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Before the advent of solid-state logic circuits, logical control…

Conversion From Decimal Numeration

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Because octal and hexadecimal numeration systems have bases that are…

Insulated-gate Field-effect Transistors (MOSFET)

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The Insulated-Gate Field-Effect Transistor (IGFET), also known as…

Performance-Based Assessments for DC Circuit Competencies

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Troubleshooting Series and Parallel Circuits

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The jobs of electronics engineers and technicians frequently entail…

Static Electricity

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What does it mean for an object to have an electric charge? Give an…

Voltage and Current in a Practical Circuit

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Because it takes energy to force charge to flow against the opposition…

Semiconductor Manufacturing Techniques

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The manufacture of only silicon based semiconductors is described…

Octal and Hexadecimal to Decimal Conversion

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Although the prime intent of octal and hexadecimal numeration systems…

Peak Voltage Calculator

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The peak voltage calculator calculates peak voltage values from the peak-to-peak voltage, RMS voltage, or average voltage.

Digital Lab - 10-bit Flashing LED Sequencer

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In this hands-on electronics experiment, build and test an automated circuit that sequentially flashes 10 LED, and learn about counters, frequency dividers, and switch debouncing.

AC Inductor Circuits

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

Selsyn (Synchro) Motors

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Normally, the rotor windings of a wound rotor induction motor are…

Bit Grouping

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The singular reason for learning and using the binary numeration…

Resistor Color Codes

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Try out our Resistor Color Code Calculator in our Tools section.…

AC Lab - Using a Transformer to Build a 12 VAC Power Supply

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In this hands-on AC electronics experiment, build a 12 V alternating current (AC) power supply using a step-down transformer and learn about transformer operation and the purpose of tapped windings.

Bipolar Junction Transistor (BJT) theory

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

Network Protocols

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Aside from the issues of the physical network (signal types and…

Mutual Inductance

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

Trace Resistance Calculator

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This calculator determines the resistance of a microstrip trace

Power Density Calculator

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A tool designed to calculate the power density of an antenna