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Waveguides

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

A 50-Ohm Cable?

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

Network Protocols

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

Passive Filter Circuits

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

Digital Display Circuits

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

Digital Communication

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Practical considerations - Digital Communication

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A principal consideration for industrial control networks, where the…

Microcontroller Principles

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Read the following quotation, and then research the term…

Analog-to-Digital Conversion

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

Optical Data Communication

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

Network Topology

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

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…

Node Voltage Method

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The node voltage method of analysis solves for unknown voltages at…

Summer and Subtractor OpAmp Circuits

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Op-Amp Data

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

Digital Communication

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Nonlinear OpAmp Circuits

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Basic AC-DC Power Supplies

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Inverting and Noninverting OpAmp Voltage Amplifier Circuits

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Vol I. Credits

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All entries arranged in alphabetical order of surname. Major…

AC Network Analysis

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Mesh Current Method and Analysis

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

Bipolar Junction Transistors in Active Mode

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Flip-Flop Circuits

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TTL Logic Gates

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

DC Branch Current Analysis

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What is Network Analysis?

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Generally speaking, network analysis is any structured technique used…

Network Topology

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

DC Bridge Circuits

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Oscillator Circuits

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OpAmp Oscillator Circuits

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Batteries

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

Nonlinear OpAmp Circuits

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Series-Parallel DC Circuits

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Coax Inductance Calculator

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A calculator for computing the inductance of a coaxial cable.

Rules for Derivatives

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Constant rule Rule of sums Rule of differences Product rule Quotient…

Introduction to Digital-Analog Conversion

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Connecting digital circuitry to sensor devices is simple if the sensor…

Latch Circuits

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What do you think this logic buffer gate will do, with the output…

The Unijunction Transistor (UJT)

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Unijunction transistor: Although a unijunction transistor is not a…

Hysteresis

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Thyristors are a class of semiconductor components exhibiting…

Parallel Batteries

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PARTS AND MATERIALS Four 6-volt batteries 12-volt light bulb, 25 or 50…

DC Generator Theory

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

Circuit With a Switch

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PARTS AND MATERIALS 6-volt battery Low-voltage incandescent lamp…

Performance-Based Assessments for Digital Circuit Competencies

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Safety Grounding

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In simple AC power systems, one of the two conductors is typically…

Wire Microstrip Impedance Calculator

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A helpful tool for calculating the impedance of a wire microstrip.

Harmonic Phase Sequences

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In the last section, we saw how the 3rd harmonic and all of its…

pH Measurement

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A very important measurement in many liquid chemical processes…

Vacuum Tube Audio Amplifier

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PARTS AND MATERIALS One 12AX7 dual triode vacuum tube Two power…

Simultaneous Equations for Circuit Analysis

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Solve this equation for the value of x: x + 5 = 8 How many exact…

Superconductivity

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Conductors lose all of their electrical resistance when cooled to…

Ohm’s Law Practice Worksheet With Answers

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Define the following terms: energy, work, and power.