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Memory with moving parts: “Drives”

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

Read-Only Memory (ROM)

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

Modern Nonmechanical Memory

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

NAND Gate S-R Flip-Flop

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

TTL NAND and AND gates

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

NAND Gate S-R Enabled Latch

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

Power Density Calculator

Tools

A tool designed to calculate the power density of an antenna

Microprocessors

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

Memory with moving parts: “Drives”

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

Historical, Nonmechanical Memory Technologies

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

Memory Devices

Worksheets - Magnetic Storage

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

Programmable Logic Technology

Worksheets - Magnetic Storage

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

NOR Gate S-R Latch

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

Digital Memory Terms and Concepts

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

TTL NOR and OR gates

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Let’s examine the following TTL circuit and analyze its operation:…

Flash ADC

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

Arc Flash and Arc Blast

Worksheets - Magnetic Storage

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

Shift Registers

Worksheets - Magnetic Storage

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

Boolean Arithmetic

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

The P-N Junction

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

Battery Construction

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The word battery simply means a group of similar components. In…

Flash ADC

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

Heat Sink Calculator

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This calculator helps determine the maximum temperature a device can withstand

Introduction to Solid-state Device Theory

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This chapter will cover the physics behind the operation of…

ElectroStatic Discharge

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

High-pass Filters

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A high-pass filter’s task is just the opposite of a low-pass…

Digital Logic Functions

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We can construct simple logic functions for our hypothetical lamp…

555 Timer Monostable Circuit Calculator

Tools

This calculator computes for the output pulse width of a 555 timer monostable circuit

Radar Maximum Range Calculator

Tools

This tool is designed to calculate the maximum distance (range) that a radar can detect

Mutual Inductance

Worksheets - Magnetic Storage

When an electric current is passed through a coil of wire, what…

Don’t Care Cells in the Karnaugh Map

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Up to this point we have considered logic reduction problems where…

Special-output Gates

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It is sometimes desirable to have a logic gate that provides both…

Common Antiderivatives

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Introduction to DC Circuits

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“DC” stands for Direct Current, which can refer to either voltage…

Waveguide Calculator (Rectangular)

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This tool calculates the cutoff frequency of a rectangular waveguide

Programmable Logic Technology

Worksheets - Magnetic Storage

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

Bridged-Tee Attenuator Calculator

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This calculator helps you determine the values of the resistors R1 and R2 to be used for a bridged-tee attenuator.

Single-phase Induction Motors

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A three-phase motor may be run from a single-phase power source.…