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Thyristors

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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…

Physical Effects of Electricity

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Certain substances are known to physically deform (shorten or…

Ohm’s Law (again!)

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

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.

Superconducting Devices

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

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

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

ElectroStatic Discharge

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

Kirchhoff’s Laws

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

Emergency Response

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

Soldering

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

Signal Modulation

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A modern method of electrical power control involves inserting a…

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…

Thyristors

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Physiological Effects of Electricity

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

Electric Shock

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

Pulse Width Modulation

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Pulse Width Modulation (PWM) uses digital signals to control 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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AC Instrumentation Transducers

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

Band-pass Filters

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How to Create Band-pass Filter There are applications where a…

Multi-Stage Transistor Amplifiers

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Microprocessor Programming

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What is the difference between a JMP (“jump”) instruction and a…

Insulated Gate Bipolar Transistors

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What is an Insulated Gate Bipolar Transistor (IGBT), and what…

Performance-Based Assessments for Basic Electricity Competencies

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Boolean Arithmetic

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Let us begin our exploration of Boolean algebra by adding numbers…

Numbers and Symbols

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The expression of numerical quantities is something we tend to take…

Simple Vector Addition

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Remember that vectors are mathematical objects just like numbers on a…

Switch Types

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Though it may seem strange to cover the elementary topic of electrical…

Nonlinear Conduction

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“Advances are made by answering questions. Discoveries are made…

Summer and Subtractor OpAmp Circuits

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CMOS 555 Long Duration Red LED Flasher

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

Microstrip Wavelength Calculator

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A tool designed to calculate the guided wavelength inside a microstrip.

Introduction to AC Circuits

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“AC” stands for Alternating Current, which can refer to…

Ohmmeter Usage

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Parts and Materials Multimeter, digital or analog Assorted resistors…

Class C BJT Amplifiers

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

Contributors (5)

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Contributors to this chapter are listed in chronological order of…

The P-N Junction

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If a block of P-type semiconductor is placed in contact with a block…

Divided Feedback

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If we add a voltage divider to the negative feedback wiring so that…

Tesla Polyphase Induction Motors

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