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Power Density Calculator

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A tool designed to calculate the power density of an antenna

Historical, Nonmechanical Memory Technologies

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Perhaps the most ingenious technique was that of the delay line. A…

NOR Gate S-R Latch

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PARTS AND MATERIALS 4001 quad NOR gate (Radio Shack catalog #…

TTL NAND and AND gates

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Suppose we altered our basic open-collector inverter circuit, adding a…

Read-Only Memory (ROM)

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Read-only memory (ROM) is similar in design to static or dynamic RAM…

NAND Gate S-R Enabled Latch

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PARTS AND MATERIALS 4011 quad NAND gate (Radio Shack catalog #…

Memory with moving parts: “Drives”

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The earliest forms of digital data storage involving moving parts was…

Flash ADC

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Also called the parallel A/D converter, this circuit is the simplest…

Shift Registers

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NAND Gate S-R Flip-Flop

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PARTS AND MATERIALS 4011 quad NAND gate (Radio Shack catalog #…

Arc Flash and Arc Blast

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Electromechanical relays used to start and stop high-power electric…

Modern Nonmechanical Memory

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Now we can proceed to studying specific types of digital storage…

Microprocessors

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Early computer science pioneers such as Alan Turing and John Von…

TTL NOR and OR gates

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TTL Circuit Analysis Let’s examine the following TTL circuit and…

Memory Devices

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Programmable Logic Technology

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Define the following acronyms as they apply to digital logic circuits:…

Digital Memory Terms and Concepts

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When we store information in some kind of circuit or device, we not…

Operational Amplifier Models

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While mention of operational amplifiers typically provokes visions of…

Motor Control Circuits

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The interlock contacts installed in the previous section’s motor…

Junction field-effect transistors (JFET)

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Torque Conversion Calculator

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A tool designed to convert between units of torque

Electromagnetism Experiment

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

Standing Waves and Resonance

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Whenever there is a mismatch of impedance between transmission line…

Temperature Coefficient of Resistance

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You might have noticed on the table for specific resistances that all…

The Shockley Diode

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Our exploration of thyristors begins with a device called the…

Phase Rotation

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Three-Phase Alternator Let’s take the three-phase alternator…

The Pentode

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Another strategy for addressing the problem of secondary electrons…

Capacitor Types

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A capacitor is a passive two-terminal electronic component that…

Contributors (3)

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<p> Contributors to this chapter are listed in chronological…

Simple AC Circuit Calculations

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Over the course of the next few chapters, you will learn that AC…

Solid-state Relays

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Limitations of Electromechanical Relays As versatile as…

Microstrip Patch Antenna Calculator

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This tool calculates the dimensions of the microstrip patch antenna given the desired operating frequency.

Feedback

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If some percentage of an amplifier’s output signal is connected…

The 555 IC

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

Wound Rotor Induction Motors

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A wound rotor induction motor has a stator like a squirrel cage…

Applications of Resonance

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So far, the phenomenon of resonance appears to be a useless curiosity,…

Selsyn (Synchro) Motors

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Normally, the rotor windings of a wound rotor induction motor are…

AC Network Analysis

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Square Wave Signals

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It has been found that any repeating, non-sinusoidal waveform can be…

History of SPICE

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SPICE is a computer program designed to simulate analog electronic…

CMOS 555 Long Duration Flyback LED Flasher

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

Design Project: Audio Power Amplifier

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Explain how the microphone in your amplifier works. How, exactly, does…

Power Conversion Circuits

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Digital Memory Terms and Concepts

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When we store information in some kind of circuit or device, we not…

From Electric to Electronic

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Introduction This third volume of the book series Lessons In Electric…

Shift Registers

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Brushless DC Motor

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Brushless DC motors were developed from conventional brushed DC motors…

Review of R, X, and Z (Resistance, Reactance and Impedance)

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Before we begin to explore the effects of resistors, inductors, and…

Performance-Based Assessments for Analog Integrated Circuit Competencies

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AC phase

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If we were to express the series-connected DC voltages as phasors…

Optical Data Communication

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

Polar Form and Rectangular Form Notation for Complex Numbers

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In order to work with complex numbers without drawing vectors, we…

Contributors (10)

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Contributors to this chapter are listed in chronological order of…

pH Measurement

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A very important measurement in many liquid chemical processes…

Ohm’s Law - How Voltage, Current, and Resistance Relate

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The first, and perhaps most important, the relationship between…

Algebraic Equation Manipulation for Electric Circuits

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The electrical resistance of a conductor at any temperature may be…

Heat Sink Calculator

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This calculator helps determine the maximum temperature a device can withstand