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Physiological Effects of Electricity

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

Soldering

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

Kirchhoff’s Laws

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

Physical Effects of Electricity

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Certain substances are known to physically deform (shorten or…

Physiological Effects of Electricity

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

AC Instrumentation Transducers

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

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…

Kirchhoff’s Laws

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

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…

Ohm’s Law (again!)

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

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…

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.

ElectroStatic Discharge

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

Timer Circuits

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

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…

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

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

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…

Ammeter Impact on Measured Circuit

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Just like voltmeters, ammeters tend to influence the amount of current…

Inductor Transient Response

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Inductors have the exact opposite characteristics of capacitors.…

Current Mirror BJTs

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Bipolar Junction Transistor or BJT Current Mirror An often-used…

RMS Voltage Calculator

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This calculator calculates the RMS Voltage value from either the peak voltage, the peak-to-peak voltage, or the average voltage.

Sum and Product Notation

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For reference, this section introduces the terminology used in some…

The Common-source Amplifier (IGFET)

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Optical Data Communication

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

Regulated Power Sources

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

The common-drain Amplifier (JFET)

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Fail-safe Design

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Logic circuits, whether comprised of electromechanical relays or…

The S-R Latch

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A bistable multivibrator has two stable states, as indicated by the…

Karnaugh Maps, Truth Tables, and Boolean Expressions

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Who Developed the Karnaugh Map? Maurice Karnaugh, a…

Multi-Stage Transistor Amplifiers

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

Physiological Effects of Electricity

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

Introduction to Mixed-Frequency AC Signals

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In our study of AC circuits thus far, we’ve explored circuits…

Safe Practices

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If at all possible, shut off the power to a circuit before performing…

Display Tubes

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In addition to performing tasks of amplification and switching, tubes…

Design Project: Stepper Motor Driver

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At first it may seem pointless to have the four buffer gates following…

Monostable Multivibrators

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We’ve already seen one example of a monostable multivibrator in…

Active-mode Operation (IGFET)

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