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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…

The Silicon-Controlled Rectifier (SCR)

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Shockley Diodes and Silicon Controlled Rectifiers (SCRs) Shockley…

Electrical Isolation

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SPICE analysis of Electrical Isolation Aside from the ability to…

Network Protocols

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

Winding Configurations

Textbook

Transformers with Multiple Secondaries Transformers are very versatile…

High Voltage Ohmmeters

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

Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC)

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

Network Topology

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If we want to connect two digital devices with a network, we would…

Step-up, Step-down, and Isolation Transformers

Worksheets - Isolation

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

What Is the Skin Effect?

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The Skin Depth of Copper in Electrical Engineering As previously…

Coax Impedance Calculator

Tools

A helpful tool for calculating the impedance of a coaxial cable.

Ohm’s Law (again!)

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A common phrase heard in reference to electrical safety goes something…

Design Project: DC Motor

Worksheets - Isolation

The armature windings of your DC motor will have very low resistance.…

Kelvin (4-wire) Resistance Measurement

Textbook

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

Depletion-type IGFETs

Textbook

Insulated gate field-effect transistors are unipolar devices just like…

Vol VI. Credits

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All entries arranged in alphabetical order of surname. Major…

Design Project: Pulse-Width Modulation (PWM) Signal Generator

Worksheets - Isolation

What shape of voltage waveform would you expect to measure (using an…

Properties of Exponents

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Optical Data Communication

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A modern alternative to sending (binary) digital information via…

Binary Overflow

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One caveat with signed binary numbers is that of overflow, where the…

Copper Wire Ampacity Table

Textbook

Ampacities of copper wire, in free air at 30o C:…

The R/2R DAC (Digital-to-Analog Converter)

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The R/2R DAC circuit is an alternative to the binary-weighted-input…

Design Project: Voltmeter

Worksheets - Isolation

The most important component of your voltmeter will be the…

Quantum Physics

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“I think it is safe to say that no one understands quantum…

Wound Rotor Induction Motors

Textbook

A wound rotor induction motor has a stator like a squirrel cage…

AC Motor Theory

Worksheets - Isolation

Electromechanical watt-hour meters use an aluminum disk that is spun…

Half-wave Rectifier

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PARTS AND MATERIALS Low-voltage AC power supply (6-volt output)…

Tracking ADC

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

Encoders and Decoders

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What does it mean, in general terms, to encode something? Conversely,…