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Timer Circuits

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Thyristors

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Ohm’s Law (again!)

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

Physiological Effects of Electricity

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

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…

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.

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…

Electric Shock

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

Light-Pulse Switch

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

Pulse Width Modulation

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

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…

ElectroStatic Discharge

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

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…

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

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

Parallel Resistance Calculator

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Calculate the total resistance of resistors in parallel with ease!

Magnetism

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A permanent magnet is a device that retains a magnetic field without…

Octal and Hexadecimal Numeration

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Because binary numeration requires so many bits to represent…

Stepper Motor Calculator

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A tool designed to calculate the maximum speed, minimum time per step and maximum power of a stepper motor

Contributors (8)

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Contributors to this chapter are listed in chronological order of…

Permeability and Saturation

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The nonlinearity of material permeability may be graphed for better…

Microprocessor Programming

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

Soldering

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

Stripline Max Current Calculator

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A calculator designed to calculate the maximum current that a stripline can handle

Microstrip Wavelength Calculator

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

Peak, Average, and RMS Measurements

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How is it possible to assign a fixed value of voltage or current (such…

AC Waveforms

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Radio waves are comprised of oscillating electric and magnetic fields,…

DC Metrology

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Define the following metrological terms: • Uncertainty • Accuracy…

The Thyristor

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A thyristor is a device that has a number of unusual characteristics.…

Basic Voltmeter Use

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What will this voltmeter register when connected to a battery as shown…

Voltage Signal Systems

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The use of variable voltage for instrumentation signals seems a rather…

Arithmetic Properties

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Associative Property In addition and multiplication, terms may be…

Shift Registers: Serial-in, Parallel-out (SIPO) Conversion

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A serial-in, parallel-out shift register is similar to the serial-in,…

Other Diode Technologies

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Varicap or varactor diodes A variable capacitance diode is known as a…

Decimal versus Binary Numeration

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Let’s count from zero to twenty using four different kinds of…