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60 GHz mmWave Sensor Gesture Recognition

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It simulates the unlocking of a room/door without physical contact

Applications for Isolated Gate Drivers

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

AC Generator Theory

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If an electric current is passed through this wire, which direction…

Wound Rotor Induction Motors

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

Brushless DC Motor

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Brushless DC motors were developed from conventional brushed DC motors…

AC Motor Control Circuits

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Perhaps the most challenging aspect of interpreting ladder diagrams,…

Synchronous Motors

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Single Phase Synchronous Motors Single-phase synchronous motors are…

Stepper Motor Calculator

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A tool designed to calculate the maximum speed, minimum time per step and maximum power of a stepper motor

AC Commutator Motors

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Charles Proteus Steinmetz’s first job after arriving in America…

Design Project: DC Motor

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

Reluctance Motor

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The variable reluctance motor is based on the principle that an…

AC Motor Theory

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

DC Generator Theory

Worksheets - Industrial

Generators used in battery-charging systems must be regulated so as to…

Other Specialized Motors

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Shaded Pole Induction Motor An easy way to provide starting torque to…

Tesla Polyphase Induction Motors

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

Selsyn (Synchro) Motors

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Normally, the rotor windings of a wound rotor induction motor are…

DC Motor Control Circuits

Worksheets - Industrial

How is it possible to electrically measure the torque output by a…

Stepper Motors

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Stepper Motor vs Servo Motor A stepper motor is a…

DC Motor Theory

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If the ends of a wire loop are attached to two half-circular metal…

AC Instrumentation Transducers

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

Servo Motor Systems

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Explain the operation of this “H-bridge” motor control circuit: At…

Special-purpose Diodes

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Schottky diodes Schottky diodes are constructed of a metal-to-N…

Other Specialized Motors

Textbook

Shaded Pole Induction Motor An easy way to provide starting torque to…

AC Commutator Motors

Textbook

Charles Proteus Steinmetz’s first job after arriving in America…

Selsyn (Synchro) Motors

Textbook

Normally, the rotor windings of a wound rotor induction motor are…

Wound Rotor Induction Motors

Textbook

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

AC Instrumentation Transducers

Textbook

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

Synchronous Motors

Textbook

Single Phase Synchronous Motors Single-phase synchronous motors are…

Stepper Motors

Textbook

Stepper Motor vs Servo Motor A stepper motor is a…

What is Alternating Current (AC)?

Textbook

Most students of electricity begin their study with what is known as…

Brushless DC Motor

Textbook

Brushless DC motors were developed from conventional brushed DC motors…

Tesla Polyphase Induction Motors

Textbook

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

Reluctance Motor

Textbook

The variable reluctance motor is based on the principle that an…

Parallel DC Circuits Practice Worksheet With Answers

Worksheets - Industrial

In this circuit, three resistors receive the same amount of voltage…

Basic Circuit Troubleshooting

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Determine if the light bulb will de-energize for each of the following…

Re-drawing Complex Schematics

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Typically, complex circuits are not arranged in nice, neat, clean…

Wattmeter Design

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Power in an electric circuit is the product (multiplication) of…

What is Network Analysis?

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Generally speaking, network analysis is any structured technique used…

Practical Considerations - Capacitors

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Capacitors, like all electrical components, have limitations that must…

Factors Affecting Inductance

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There are four basic factors of inductor construction determining the…

EIRP Calculator

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A helpful tool for computing the Effective Isotropic Radiated Power (EIRP) of an antenna

Complex Vector Addition

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If vectors with uncommon angles are added, their magnitudes (lengths)…

Rules for Antiderivatives

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Constant Rule     Rule of Sums     Rule of…

Microstrip Max Current Calculator

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

The D Latch

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Since the enable input on a gated S-R latch provides a way to latch…

Mutual Inductance

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When an electric current is passed through a coil of wire, what…

Fail-safe Design

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Logic circuits, whether comprised of electromechanical relays or…

Rheostat Range Limiting

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PARTS AND MATERIALS Several 10 kΩ resistors One 10 kΩ…

AC Metrology

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In power distribution systems, it is very important to be able to…

Waveguide Calculator (Rectangular)

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This tool calculates the cutoff frequency of a rectangular waveguide

Three-phase Transformer Circuits

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Since three-phase is used so often for power distribution systems, it…

Complex Voltage and Current Calculations

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There are circumstances when you may need to analyze a DC reactive…

Historical, Nonmechanical Memory Technologies

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Perhaps the most ingenious technique was that of the delay line. A…