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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…

Relay Construction

Textbook

Electricity and Magnetism An electric current through a conductor will…

The Silicon-Controlled Rectifier (SCR)

Textbook

Shockley Diodes and Silicon Controlled Rectifiers (SCRs) Shockley…

Tesla Polyphase Induction Motors

Textbook

Most AC motors are induction motors. Induction motors are favored due…

Electrical Isolation

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SPICE analysis of Electrical Isolation Aside from the ability to…

Step-up, Step-down, and Isolation Transformers

Worksheets - Communication

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

Kirchhoff’s Laws

Worksheets - Communication

Many electronic circuits use what is called a split or a dual power…

ElectroStatic Discharge

Textbook

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

AC Instrumentation Transducers

Textbook

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

Network Topology

Textbook

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

Vacuum Tube Audio Amplifier

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

High Voltage Ohmmeters

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

Semiconductor Manufacturing Techniques

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The manufacture of only silicon based semiconductors is described…

Synchronous Motors

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Single Phase Synchronous Motors Single-phase synchronous motors are…

Network Protocols

Textbook

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

Winding Configurations

Textbook

Transformers with Multiple Secondaries Transformers are very versatile…

Bipolar Junction Transistors as Switches

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Solid-state switching circuits usually keep their constituent…

Stepper Motors

Textbook

Stepper Motor vs Servo Motor A stepper motor is a…

Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC)

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

Networks and Busses

Textbook

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

Capacitor Quirks

Textbook

As with inductors, the ideal capacitor is a purely reactive device,…

Boolean Algebra

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

Analysis Techniques for Series Parallel Resistor Circuits

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Guidelines to Series-Parallel Combination Circuit Analysis The goal of…

Static Electricity

Textbook

It was discovered centuries ago that certain types of materials would…

Counters

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

Circuit Effects

Textbook

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

LED Sequencer

Textbook

PARTS AND MATERIALS 4017 decade counter/divider (Radio Shack catalog…

Creating Custom Calibration Resistances

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Often in the course of designing and building electrical meter…

Transistor Ratings and Packages (JFET)

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Calculating Electric Power

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Learn the Power Formula We’ve seen the formula for determining…

Latch Circuits

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What do you think this logic buffer gate will do, with the output…

Magnetic Units of Measurement

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In electric circuits, the three basic quantities are voltage (E or V),…

Edge Coupled Trace Inductance Calculator

Tools

This calculator helps you compute for the inductance of an edge coupled trace.

Tracking ADC

Textbook

A third variation on the counter-DAC-based converter theme is, in my…

Factors Affecting Capacitance

Textbook

There are three basic factors of capacitor construction determining…

Critical Temperatures for Superconductors

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Critical temperatures given in Kelvins Material Element/Alloy Critical…

Decimal versus Binary Numeration

Textbook

Let’s count from zero to twenty using four different kinds of…

Contributors (12)

Textbook

Contributors to this chapter are listed in chronological order of…

Introduction to Network Theorems

Textbook

Anyone who’s studied geometry should be familiar with the…

Impedance Matching With Transformers

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Suppose you were to take a 3 kW electric heater rated for 240 VAC and…