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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…

Network Topology

Textbook

Point-to-Point Connecting two digital devices with a network, would…

Network Protocols

Textbook

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

Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC)

Textbook

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

Winding Configurations

Textbook

Transformers with Multiple Secondaries Transformers are very versatile…

Bipolar Junction Transistors as Switches

Worksheets - Communication

Solid-state switching circuits usually keep their constituent…

Electrical Isolation

Textbook

SPICE analysis of Electrical Isolation Aside from the ability to…

Semiconductor Manufacturing Techniques

Textbook

The manufacture of only silicon based semiconductors is described…

Networks and Busses

Textbook

The wires between the tank and the monitoring location is  called…

Step-up, Step-down, and Isolation Transformers

Worksheets - Communication

Calculate the voltage output by the secondary winding of a transformer…

High Voltage Ohmmeters

Textbook

Most ohmmeters of the design shown in the previous section utilize a…

Relay Construction

Textbook

Electricity and Magnetism An electric current through a conductor will…

ElectroStatic Discharge

Textbook

At the start of this book, we discussed static electricity and how it…

Synchronous Motors

Textbook

Single Phase Synchronous Motors Single-phase synchronous motors are…

The Silicon-Controlled Rectifier (SCR)

Textbook

Shockley Diodes and Silicon Controlled Rectifiers (SCRs) Shockley…

Vacuum Tube Audio Amplifier

Textbook

PARTS AND MATERIALS One 12AX7 dual triode vacuum tube Two power…

Operational Amplifier Models

Textbook

While mention of operational amplifiers typically provokes visions of…

Metric Prefixes and Unit Conversions

Textbook

Metric Prefixes   Yotta = 1024 Symbol: Y Zetta = 1021 Symbol: Z…

Millman’s Theorem Revisited

Textbook

You may have wondered where we got that strange equation for the…

Nonlinear Resistance

Textbook

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

Electron Tubes

Textbook

Cathode:   This is the electrode that is heated and emits the…

Design Project: Audio Media-Based Signal Generator

Worksheets - Communication

Identify some different ways you can create the sine-wave audio tracks…

Junction Diodes

Textbook

There was some historic crude, but usable were some historic crude,…

Introduction to Mixed-Frequency AC Signals

Textbook

In our study of AC circuits thus far, we’ve explored circuits…

Circuit Effects

Textbook

The principle of non-sinusoidal, repeating waveforms being equivalent…

Power Quality Measurement

Textbook

It used to be with large AC power systems that “power…

Finite-length Transmission Lines

Textbook

A transmission line of infinite length is an interesting abstraction,…

Resonance in Series-Parallel Circuits

Textbook

In simple reactive circuits with little or no resistance, the effects…

Introduction to Digital-Analog Conversion

Textbook

Connecting digital circuitry to sensor devices is simple if the sensor…

Potential Pitfalls

Textbook

Fallacious reasoning and poor interpersonal relations account for more…

Single-ended and Differential Amplifiers

Textbook

For ease of drawing complex circuit diagrams, electronic amplifiers…

Time Constant Circuits

Worksheets - Communication

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

The “Operational” Amplifier

Textbook

Long before the advent of digital electronic technology, computers…

Heat Sink Calculator

Tools

This calculator helps determine the maximum temperature a device can withstand

Metric Notation

Textbook

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

Arithmetic with Scientific Notation

Textbook

The benefits of scientific notation do not end with ease of writing…