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Practical considerations - Digital Communication

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A principal consideration for industrial control networks, where the…

Digital Communication

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Waveguides

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A waveguide is a special form of transmission line consisting of a…

Network Protocols

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

Digital Display Circuits

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What is the purpose of a seven-segment decoder circuit? What is a…

Optical Data Communication

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

Microcontroller Principles

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Read the following quotation, and then research the term…

A 50-Ohm Cable?

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Early in my explorations of electricity, I came across a length of…

Performance-Based Assessments for Semiconductor Circuit Competencies

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Networks and Busses

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

Network Topology

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

Passive Filter Circuits

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In very simple, qualitative terms, rate the impedance of capacitors…

Analog-to-Digital Conversion

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The circuit shown here is a four-bit analog-to-digital converter…

Open-Loop OpAmp Circuits

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Determine what the magnitude and polarity of the voltmeter’s…

DC Mesh Current Analysis

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Data Flow

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Buses and networks are designed to allow communication to occur…

Basic Logic Gate Troubleshooting

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Counting practice: count from zero to thirty-one in binary, octal, and…

Networks and Busses

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

Node Voltage Method

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The node voltage method of DC network analysis solves for unknown…

Op-Amp Data

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Parametric data for all semiconductor op-amp models except the CA3130…

PN Junctions

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Memory Devices

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Characteristic Impedance

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Note the “50 ohm” rating printed on the jacket of the cable. What…

Inverting and Noninverting OpAmp Voltage Amplifier Circuits

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Negative Feedback OpAmp Circuits

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Time Constant Calculations

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Snell’s Law Calculator

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Given three of the four input parameters (refractive indices, angles of incidence, and refraction) this tool calculates the missing variable based on Snell's law.

Basic Troubleshooting Strategies

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A chandelier has five light bulbs in it, and one of them is not…

Optical Data Communication

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

Vol I. Credits

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All entries arranged in alphabetical order of surname. Major…

Series DC Circuits Practice Worksheet with Answers

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In this circuit, three resistors receive the same amount of current (4…

Batteries

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If I wanted to build a battery-powered electric drill, would it be…

Performance-Based Assessments for Network Analysis Competencies

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Stripline Crosstalk Calculator

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This tool is designed to calculate cross-talk coefficient and coupled voltage for a stripline

AC Waveforms

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Radio waves are comprised of oscillating electric and magnetic fields,…

The Gated S-R Latch

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It is sometimes useful in logic circuits to have a multivibrator which…

AC Power

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If a sinusoidal voltage is applied to an impedance with a phase angle…

Rectifier/Filter Circuit

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PARTS AND MATERIALS Low-voltage AC power supply Bridge rectifier pack…

Introduction to Discrete Semiconductor Circuits

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A semiconductor device is one made of silicon or any number of other…

PC Oscilloscope

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PARTS AND MATERIALS IBM-compatible personal computer with sound card,…

Integrator

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PARTS AND MATERIALS Four 6 volt batteries Operational amplifier, model…

Electromechanical Relay Logic

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In ladder logic symbolism, an electromechanical relay coil is shown as…

The Common-source Amplifier (IGFET)

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Measurement Circuits

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Figure below shows a photodiode amplifier for measuring low levels of…

Series DC Circuits Practice Worksheet with Answers

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In this circuit, three resistors receive the same amount of current (4…

Current Divider Circuits and the Current Divider Formula

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A parallel circuit is often called a current divider for its ability…

Read-Only Memory (ROM)

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Read-only memory (ROM) is similar in design to static or dynamic RAM…

Ionization (gas-filled) Tubes

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So far, we’ve explored tubes which are totally…

Microprocessor Programming

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The “vocabulary” of instructions which any particular…

Stepper Motors

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Rectifying Diodes

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Transistors, Insulated-gate Field-effect (IGFET or MOSFET)

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We have the symbols for depletion mode and enhancement mode MOSFETs -…

Binary Math Circuits

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Add the following binary numbers: