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Superconducting Devices

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

Thyristors

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

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…

Soldering

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

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.

Pulse Width Modulation

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

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…

Thyristors

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

Quantum Physics

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

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…

Light-Pulse Switch

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

Superconducting Devices

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

What Is the Skin Effect?

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The Skin Depth of Copper in Electrical Engineering As previously…

Ohm’s Law (again!)

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

Timer Circuits

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

Physical Effects of Electricity

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Certain substances are known to physically deform (shorten or…

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…

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

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

Decibels Equations

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Tank Circuit Resonance Calculator

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This calculator computes the resonant frequency of a tank circuit

Voltage Regulation

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As we saw in a few SPICE analyses earlier in this chapter, the output…

Electrical Isolation

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SPICE analysis of Electrical Isolation Aside from the ability to…

Voltage Divider Circuits

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Let’s analyze a simple series circuit and determine the voltage…

DIP Gate Packaging

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Digital logic gate circuits are manufactured as integrated circuits:…

Complex Voltage and Current Calculations

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There are circumstances when you may need to analyze a DC reactive…

Four-Channel Audio Mixer

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A very common misconception students have about potentiometers is the…

Bit Grouping

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The singular reason for learning and using the binary numeration…

Binary Addition

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The Rules of Binary Addition Adding binary numbers is a very simple…

Absolute dB scales

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Decibel as Absolute Unit of Power It is also possible to use the…

BJT Quirks

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An ideal transistor would show 0% distortion in amplifying a signal.…

Power in Resistive and Reactive AC circuits

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Consider a circuit for a single-phase AC power system, where a 120…

Single-ended and Differential Amplifiers

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For ease of drawing complex circuit diagrams, electronic amplifiers…

Electromagnetism Experiment

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PARTS AND MATERIALS 6-volt battery Magnetic compass Small permanent…

Performance-Based Assessments for AC Circuit Competencies

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Switch Contact Design

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A switch can be constructed with any mechanism bringing two conductors…

Performance-Based Assessments for Digital Circuit Competencies

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The 555 IC

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The 555 integrated circuit is the most popular chip ever manufactured.…

Vectors and AC Waveforms

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OK, so how exactly can we represent AC quantities of voltage or…