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Semiconductor Manufacturing Techniques

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The manufacture of only silicon based semiconductors is described…

The Silicon-Controlled Rectifier (SCR)

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Shockley Diodes and Silicon Controlled Rectifiers (SCRs) Shockley…

Networks and Busses

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

AC Instrumentation Transducers

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

Semiconductor Manufacturing Techniques

Textbook

The manufacture of only silicon based semiconductors is described…

Electrical Isolation

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SPICE analysis of Electrical Isolation Aside from the ability to…

AC Lab - Large Induction Motor

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In this hands-on AC electronics experiment, build a large AC permanent capacitor split-phase induction motor and learn the principles of AC induction motor function.

Kirchhoff’s Laws

Worksheets - Manufacturing

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

Tube Lab - Vacuum Tube Audio Amplifier

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In this hands-on electronics experiment, build an audio amplifier using a vacuum tube (triode) and learn about voltage transformers, how to build a high-voltage DC power supply, and how to use a transformer for impedance matching.

DC Lab - Thermoelectricity

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In this hands-on electronics experiment, you will build a thermocouple to measure temperature changes and learn about the Seebeck effect.

Instrumentation Amplifier Gain Calculator

Tools

The instrumentation amplifier calculator will assist in the design and analysis of a conventional instrumentation amplifier circuit by calculating the required resistor values and gain.

Relay Construction

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Electricity and Magnetism An electric current through a conductor will…

Lenz’s Law and Faraday’s Law Calculator

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This calculator uses Faraday's and Lenz's laws to calculate the magnitude and polarity of the induced electromotive force (EMF) caused by a change in magnetic flux through a closed-loop coil.

Synchronous Motors

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Single Phase Synchronous Motors Single-phase synchronous motors are…

The Silicon-Controlled Rectifier (SCR)

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Shockley Diodes and Silicon Controlled Rectifiers (SCRs) Shockley…

Tesla Polyphase Induction Motors

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

ElectroStatic Discharge

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

Networks and Busses

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

Stepper Motors

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Stepper Motor vs Servo Motor A stepper motor is a…

High Voltage Ohmmeters

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

AC Lab - Sensing AC Magnetic Fields

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In this hands-on AC electronics experiment, you will sense AC magnetic fields using a simple wire coil and learn about AC signal coupling, orientation effects, and the impact of shielding using different materials.

Winding Configurations

Textbook

Transformers with Multiple Secondaries Transformers are very versatile…

Pressure Unit Conversion Calculator

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This calculator will convert pressure values to ten different standard units for pressure.

Finite State Machines

Textbook

Up to now, every circuit that was presented was a combinatorial…

Printed Circuit Board Layout and Manufacture

Worksheets - Manufacturing

When a PCB designer speaks of dimensions in thous or mils, what does…

Properties of Exponents

Textbook

Product of Powers Property am an = am+n   Power of a Product…

Universal Shift Registers: Parallel-in, Parallel-out

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The purpose of the parallel-in/ parallel-out shift register is to take…

Analog Lab - High-impedance Voltmeter

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In this hands-on electronics experiment, you will build a high-impedance voltmeter and learn about circuit loading and how to use op amps to reduce loading effects.

Current Signal Systems

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

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

Inductance, Reactance, and Admittance Calculator

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This calculator gives the reactance and admittance of an inductor or the inductance given the reactance of an inductor

Thyristors

Textbook

Thyristors are a broad classification of bipolar-conducting…

Polarity of voltage drops

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When using conventional current flow, we can trace the direction of…

Relay Construction

Textbook

Electricity and Magnetism An electric current through a conductor will…

Binary Subtraction

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

Synchronous Motors

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Single Phase Synchronous Motors Single-phase synchronous motors are…

History of SPICE

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SPICE is a computer program designed to simulate analog electronic…

Single-phase Induction Motors

Textbook

A three-phase motor may be run from a single-phase power source.…

DC Circuit Equations and Laws

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Power Equation of Ohm’s Law and Joule’s Law    …

Performance-Based Assessments for AC Circuit Competencies

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Intermediate Electromagnetism and Electromagnetic Induction

Worksheets - Manufacturing

As an electric current is passed through a coil of wire, it creates a…

Asynchronous Flip-Flop Inputs

Textbook

The normal data inputs to a flip flop (D, S and R, or J and K) are…

LC Resonant Frequency Calculator

Tools

A circuit with an inductor (L) and capacitor (C) connected in parallel or series will have a resonant frequency at which their impedances are equal. Given two of the three values—inductance, capacitance, or resonant frequency—this tool will calculate the missing third variable.