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Microcontroller Principles

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Read the following quotation, and then research the term…

Microprocessor Programming

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

Microprocessor Programming

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The “vocabulary” of instructions which any particular…

Programmable Logic Technology

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

Negative Binary Numbers

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

Practical considerations - Digital Communication

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A principal consideration for industrial control networks, where the…

A Very Simple Computer

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

Binary Subtraction

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

Introduction to Discrete Semiconductor Circuits

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A semiconductor device is one made of silicon or any number of other…

Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC)

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

Embedded Microstrip Impedance Calculator

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

Binary Overflow

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

Look-up Tables

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

PWM Power Controller

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PARTS AND MATERIALS Four 6 volt batteries One capacitor, 100 µF…

Decoder

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

Introduction to Shift Registers

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

Semiconductor Manufacturing Techniques

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The manufacture of only silicon based semiconductors is described…

Microprocessor Programming

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The “vocabulary” of instructions which any particular…

Microcontroller Principles

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Read the following quotation, and then research the term…

Programmable Logic Technology

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

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.

Pulse Width Modulation

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

Quantum Devices

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

Microprocessor Programming

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

Shock Current Path

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As we’ve already learned, electricity requires a complete path…

Maximum Power Transfer Theorem

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The Maximum Power Transfer Theorem is not so much a means of analysis…

The Junction Field-effect Transistor (JFET) as a Switch

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Like its bipolar cousin, the field-effect transistor may be used as an…

Computer Simulation of Electric Circuits

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

Performance-Based Assessments for AC Circuit Competencies

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Switches, Process Actuated

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It is very important to keep in mind that the “normal”…

Factoring Equivalencies

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Factoring Identities :   a2 - b2 = (a + b) (a - b) a2 + 2ab + b2…

Example Circuits and Netlists

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The following circuits are pre-tested netlists for SPICE 2g6, complete…

Current Signal Systems

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Current Source It is possible through the use of electronic amplifiers…

The Common-gate Amplifier (JFET)

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Ammeter Design

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What would happen to this meter movement, if connected directly to a…

Magnetic Fields and Inductance

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Whenever electrons flow through a conductor, a magnetic field will…

Power in Electric Circuits

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

Coax Impedance Calculator

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A helpful tool for calculating the impedance of a coaxial cable.

Numbers versus Numeration

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It is imperative to understand that the type of numeration system used…

Harmonics in Polyphase Power Systems

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In the chapter on mixed-frequency signals, we explored the concept of…

Wires and Connections

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Older electrical schematics showed connecting wires crossing, while…

Voltage and Current Calculations

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There’s a sure way to calculate any of the values in a reactive…

AC Resistor Circuits (Capacitive)

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Pure resistive AC circuit: voltage and current are in phase.  …

Pulse Width Modulation

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