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Thyristors

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

Signal Modulation

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A modern method of electrical power control involves inserting a…

Superconducting Devices

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Superconducting devices, though not widely used, have some unique…

AC Instrumentation Transducers

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

What Is the Skin Effect?

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The Skin Depth of Copper in Electrical Engineering As previously…

Light-Pulse Switch

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It is fairly important to use large value resistors (10 MΩ works…

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

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

Pulse Width Modulation

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Pulse Width Modulation (PWM) uses digital signals to control power…

Superconducting Devices

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Superconducting devices, though not widely used, have some unique…

Physical Effects of Electricity

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Certain substances are known to physically deform (shorten or…

Emergency Response

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Despite lock-out/tag-out procedures and multiple repetitions of…

ElectroStatic Discharge

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At the start of this book, we discussed static electricity and how it…

AC Instrumentation Transducers

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

Signal Modulation

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A modern method of electrical power control involves inserting a…

Electric Shock

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It is sometimes said regarding electrical safety that, Ït’s not the…

Ohm’s Law (again!)

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

Soldering

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Both soldering irons and soldering guns are tools used in the process…

Thyristors

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

Skin Depth Calculator

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A tool designed to calculate skin depth based on the conductive material being used and the frequency of the signal.

Kirchhoff’s Laws

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Many electronic circuits use what is called a split or a dual power…

Quantum Physics

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

Timer Circuits

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

Physiological Effects of Electricity

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Most of us have experienced some form of electric “shock,”…

Electrical Conduction in Semiconductors

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In any electrically conductive substance, what are charge carriers?…

PWM Power Controller

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PARTS AND MATERIALS Four 6 volt batteries One capacitor, 100 µF…

Contributors (11)

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Contributors to this chapter are listed in chronological order of…

What is a Series-Parallel Circuit?

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With simple series circuits, all components are connected end-to-end…

The Quadratic Formula

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Solving for x in a given polynomial equation “ax2 + bx + c…

Parallel R, L, and C

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We can take the same components from the series circuit and rearrange…

Resistance

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The circuit in the previous section is not a very practical one. In…

Servo Motor Systems

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

Active Filters

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

Connectors

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An electrical connector, is an electro-mechanical device used to join…

Introduction to Karnaugh Mapping

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Why learn about Karnaugh maps? The Karnaugh map, like Boolean…

Winding Configurations

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Transformers with Multiple Secondaries Transformers are very versatile…

The Common-gate Amplifier (IGFET)

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Parallel DC Circuits Practice Worksheet With Answers

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

Basic AC-DC Power Supplies

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

Elementary Circuits

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In the simplest terms you can think of, define what an electrical…

Factors Affecting Capacitance

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There are three basic factors of capacitor construction determining…

Parallel Circuit Rules

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Voltage Components in a parallel circuit share the same voltage:…

Capacitor Charge and Time Constant Calculator

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This calculator computes for the capacitor charge time and energy, given the supply voltage and the added series resistance.

Class C BJT Amplifiers

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A common class of operation used in radio-frequency (RF) amplifier…