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Applications for Isolated Gate Drivers

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This section of the TI Precision Labs - Isolation series explores three-phase power factor…

Critical Isolated Gate Driver Specifications

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This section of the TI Precision Labs - Isolation series discusses four critical parameters for…

Step-up, Step-down, and Isolation Transformers

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

Electrical Isolation

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SPICE analysis of Electrical Isolation Aside from the ability to…

Vacuum Tube Audio Amplifier

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

Winding Configurations

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Transformers with Multiple Secondaries Transformers are very versatile…

Semiconductor Manufacturing Techniques

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The manufacture of only silicon based semiconductors is described…

Networks and Busses

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

Vacuum Tube Audio Amplifier

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

AC Instrumentation Transducers

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

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…

Bipolar Junction Transistors as Switches

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Solid-state switching circuits usually keep their constituent…

Stepper Motors

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Stepper Motor vs Servo Motor A stepper motor is a…

Step-up, Step-down, and Isolation Transformers

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

Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC)

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

Kirchhoff’s Laws

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

Winding Configurations

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Transformers with Multiple Secondaries Transformers are very versatile…

ElectroStatic Discharge

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

Network Topology

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

The Silicon-Controlled Rectifier (SCR)

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Shockley Diodes and Silicon Controlled Rectifiers (SCRs) Shockley…

Relay Construction

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Electricity and Magnetism An electric current through a conductor will…

High Voltage Ohmmeters

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

Synchronous Motors

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Single Phase Synchronous Motors Single-phase synchronous motors are…

Network Protocols

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

Microstrip Max Current Calculator

Tools

A calculator for solving the maximum current a microstrip can handle.

Clipper Circuits

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A circuit which removes the peak of a waveform is known as a clipper.…

DC Bridge Circuits

Worksheets - Isolation

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

Voltmeter Impact on Measured Circuit

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Every meter impacts the circuit it is measuring to some extent, just…

Voltage Regulator

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PARTS AND MATERIALS Four 6 volt batteries Zener diode, 12…

Voltage and Current

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As was previously mentioned, we need more than just a continuous path…

Design Project: Sensitive Audio Detector

Worksheets - Isolation

The choice of step-down transformers to use in a project such as this…

Phase-locked Loops

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Reflection Attenuator Calculator

Tools

This tool is designed to calculate the value of resistance R1 in a reflection attenuator.

Magnetism

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A permanent magnet is a device that retains a magnetic field without…

More on AC “polarity”

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Complex numbers are useful for AC circuit analysis because they…

Kirchhoff’s Laws

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

Junction Diodes

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

Single-phase Power Systems

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Single phase power system schematic diagram shows little about the…

Vacuum Tube Audio Amplifier

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

Converting Truth Tables into Boolean Expressions

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In designing digital circuits, the designer often begins with a truth…

Factoring Equivalencies

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

Kelvin (4-wire) Resistance Measurement

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Suppose we wished to measure the resistance of some component located…

Noise Figure and Noise Temperature Calculator

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This calculator computes the noise figure and noise temperature in a system

Electromagnetic Induction

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While Oersted’s surprising discovery of electromagnetism paved…