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Optical Data Communication

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

Digital Communication

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

Digital Display Circuits

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

Analog-to-Digital Conversion

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

Practical considerations - Digital Communication

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A principal consideration for industrial control networks, where the…

Timer Circuits

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Open-Loop OpAmp Circuits

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

Component Modeling

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When plotted on a curve tracer, the characteristic curve for a normal…

Characteristic Impedance

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

Data - Resistance & Superconductor

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Tables of specific resistance and temperature coefficient of…

Electric Shock Data

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The table of electric currents and their various bodily effects was…

Encoders and Decoders

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

Active Filters

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

Series DC Circuits Practice Worksheet with Answers

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

Mesh Current Method and Analysis

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The Mesh-Current Method, also known as the Loop Current Method, is…

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…

Digital Communication

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

Electromechanical Relay Logic

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

Clipper and Clamper Circuits

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

Precise Diode Circuits

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

TTL Logic Gates

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

DC Mesh Current Analysis

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

Flip-Flop Circuits

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Analog-to-Digital Conversion

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

Microstrip Trace Width Calculator

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This tool is designed to compute for the trace width of a microstrip

The Common-source Amplifier (JFET)

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DC Motor Control Circuits

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

Flyback Switch Mode Regulator Calculator

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A calculator for computing several parameters needed in the design of a flyback switch mode regulator

CMOS 555 Long Duration Red LED Flasher

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PARTS AND MATERIALS Two AAA Batteries Battery Clip (Radio Shack…

Basic Ohmmeter Use

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Explain how an ohmmeter is able to measure the resistance of a…

Series R, L, and C

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Let’s take the following example circuit and analyze it:  …

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

Millman’s Theorem Revisited

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You may have wondered where we got that strange equation for the…

Active-mode Operation (JFET)

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JFETs, like bipolar transistors, are able to “throttle”…

Voltage Multipliers (Doublers, Triplers, Quadruplers, and More)

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A voltage multiplier is a specialized rectifier circuit…

Switches, Process Actuated

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It is very important to keep in mind that the “normal”…

Inductor Commutating Circuits

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A popular use of diodes is for the mitigation of inductive…

The Common-emitter Amplifier

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At the beginning of this chapter, it illustrates how transistors could…

Safe Circuit Design

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As we saw earlier, a power system with no secure connection to earth…

Microwave Tubes

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For extremely high-frequency applications (above 1 GHz), the…

Design Project: AC-DC Power Supply

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Safety is very important when designing and/or building a device…

Hysteresis

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Thyristors are a class of semiconductor components exhibiting…

Stepper Motors

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Stepper Motor vs Servo Motor A stepper motor is a…

An Electric Pendulum

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Capacitors store energy in the form of an electric field, and…