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Read-Only Memory (ROM)

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

Memory with moving parts: “Drives”

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

Digital Memory Terms and Concepts

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

Memory Devices

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Microprocessors

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

NAND Gate S-R Flip-Flop

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

TTL NOR and OR gates

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

NOR Gate S-R Latch

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PARTS AND MATERIALS 4001 quad NOR 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…

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…

Memory Devices

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Flash ADC

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

NAND Gate S-R Enabled Latch

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

Historical, Nonmechanical Memory Technologies

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

Read-Only Memory (ROM)

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

Memory with moving parts: “Drives”

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

Power Density Calculator

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A tool designed to calculate the power density of an antenna

Shift Registers

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TTL NAND and AND gates

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

Introduction to Bipolar Junction Transistors (BJT)

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The invention of the bipolar transistor in 1948 ushered in a…

Voltage Signal Systems

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

AC Metrology

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In power distribution systems, it is very important to be able to…

Algebraic Substitution for Electric Circuits

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There are two basic Ohm’s Law equations: one relating voltage,…

Ohm’s Law Calculator

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Calculate circuit parameters using Ohm's Law

Active-mode Operation (BJT)

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When a transistor is in the fully-off state (like an open switch), it…

VSWR / Return Loss Calculator

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A calculator designed to compute the VSWR, reflection coefficient, return loss and matching loss in a transmission line

The “Buffer” Gate

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If we were to connect two inverter gates together so that the output…

Bandpass Filter Calculator

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This calculates values of the inductance, capacitance of an inductor and capacitor used in a Butterworth LC bandpass filter.

The Gated S-R Latch

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It is sometimes useful in logic circuits to have a multivibrator which…

Voltage Multipliers (Doublers, Triplers, Quadruplers, and More)

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A voltage multiplier is a specialized rectifier circuit…

Performance-Based Assessments for Analog Integrated Circuit Competencies

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Biasing Techniques (IGFET)

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Factors Affecting Capacitance

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There are three basic factors of capacitor construction determining…

Class A BJT Amplifiers

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Temperature Converter

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Convert between Celsius, Fahrenheit and Kelvin

Thermoelectricity

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PARTS AND MATERIALS Length of bare (uninsulated) copper wire Length of…

Inductor Sizing Equation

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The Inductance Formula     Wheeler’s formulas for…

Inverting and Noninverting OpAmp Voltage Amplifier Circuits

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Binary Math Circuits

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Add the following binary numbers: