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Performance-Based Assessments for Analog Integrated Circuit Competencies

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CMOS 555 Long Duration Flyback LED Flasher

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PARTS AND MATERIALS Two AAA Batteries Battery Clip (Radio Shack…

Introduction to Analog Integrated Circuits

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Analog circuits are circuits dealing with signals free to vary from…

CMOS Logic Gates

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

CMOS 555 Long Duration Minimum Parts Red LED Flasher

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PARTS AND MATERIALS Two AAA Batteries Battery Clip (Radio Shack…

CMOS 555 Long Duration Red LED Flasher

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PARTS AND MATERIALS Two AAA Batteries Battery Clip (Radio Shack…

Q Factor and Bandwidth of a Resonant Circuit

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The Q, or quality, factor of a resonant circuit is a measure of the…

Introduction to Digital Integrated Circuits

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Digital circuits are circuits dealing with signals restricted to the…

CMOS Gate Circuitry

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Up until this point, our analysis of transistor logic circuits has…

CMOS 555 Long Duration Blue LED Flasher

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PARTS AND MATERIALS Two AAA Batteries Battery Clip (Radio Shack…

Integrated Circuits

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Basic Ammeter Use

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Show how this ammeter would be connected to the light bulb circuit to…

Switches, Hand Actuated

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The Tetrode

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As the name suggests, the tetrode tube contains four elements: cathode…

Connectors

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The Common-base Amplifier

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The final transistor amplifier configuration (Figure below) we need to…

Wire-by-Number project kit introduction

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Wire-by-Number project: simple voltage divider Description: Build a…

Negative Feedback

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If we connect the output of an op-amp to its inverting input and apply…

Design Project: Arbitrary Waveform Generator

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What, exactly, is an arbitrary waveform generator, and for what…

Resistors

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Because the relationship between voltage, current, and resistance in…

Voltage Divider

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

Introduction to AC Circuits

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“AC” stands for Alternating Current, which can refer to either…

Basic Electricity Worksheet

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What is the purpose of the switch shown in this schematic diagram?

AC Instrumentation Transducers

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Just as devices have been made to measure certain physical quantities…

Multimeters

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Seeing as how a common meter movement can be made to function as a…

Data Flow

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Buses and networks are designed to allow communication to occur…

L-Match Impedance Matching Circuits

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This calculator is designed to compute for the parameters needed to design a L-Match Impedance Circuit

Control Circuits

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Characteristic Impedance

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The Parallel Wires of Infinite Length Suppose, though, that we had a…

Design Project: Intercom System

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Design a passive circuit that will create a "split” ( V/-V) power…

Capacitance Calculator

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This calculates the capacitance of a capacitor based on its charge, Q, and its voltage, V, according to the formula, C=Q/V.

Special-purpose Diodes

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Schottky diodes Schottky diodes are constructed of a metal-to-N…

Power in Electric Circuits

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

Microprocessor Programming

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The “vocabulary” of instructions which any particular…

CMOS 555 Long Duration Red LED Flasher

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PARTS AND MATERIALS Two AAA Batteries Battery Clip (Radio Shack…

Miscellaneous Diode Applications

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

Permanent Magnets

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Centuries ago, it was discovered that certain types of mineral rock…

Junction field-effect transistors (JFET)

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

Series and Parallel AC Circuits

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

Phase-Locked Loops

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This is a schematic for a simple VCO: The oscillator is of the RC…

Active Filters

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

The “Buffer” Gate

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If we were to connect two inverter gates together so that the output…

Contributors (2)

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Contributors to this chapter are listed in chronological order of…

Circuit Wiring

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So far, we’ve been analyzing single-battery, single-resistor…

Wire Self Inductance Calculator

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This calculator will help compute the inductance of a length of wire.

Wires and Connections

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Older electrical schematics showed connecting wires crossing, while…

Flyback Switch Mode Regulator Calculator

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A calculator for computing several parameters needed in the design of a flyback switch mode regulator

Special-purpose Batteries

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

Introduction to Discrete Semiconductor Circuits

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

Voltage/Current Converter OpAmp Circuits

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

Commutating Diode

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PARTS AND MATERIALS 6 volt battery Power transformer, 120VAC…