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Memory Devices

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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…

Digital Memory Terms and Concepts

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

Digital Lab - S-R Latch Using NOR Gates

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In this hands-on electronics experiment, build an S-R latch using two NOR gates and learn how this type of digital memory operates, including invalid states, race conditions, and the effects of output loading.

Shift Registers

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Digital Lab - S-R Flip-flop Using NAND Gates

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In this hands-on electronics experiment, build an edge-triggered S-R flip-flop, learn the difference between a latch and a flip-flop, and experience how a switch bounce can cause logic errors.

Flash ADC

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

TTL NAND and AND gates

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

Programmable Logic Technology

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

Modern Nonmechanical Memory

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

Historical, Nonmechanical Memory Technologies

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

Digital Lab - S-R Latch With Enable Input using NAND Gates

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In this hands-on electronics experiment, you will build an S-R latch with an enabled input using four NAND gates and learn more about digital circuit functionality.

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

Power Density Calculator

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A tool designed to calculate the power density of an antenna

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…

Memory Devices

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Microprocessors

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

Arc Flash and Arc Blast

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

Si Lab - BJT Common-emitter Amplifier

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In this hands-on semiconductor electronics experiment, construct a common-emitter amplifier using a bipolar junction transistor (BJT) and learn about amplifier gain and feedback.

The D Latch

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Since the enable input on a gated S-R latch provides a way to latch…

Electrical Transients

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This chapter explores the response of capacitors and inductors to…

Diode Ratings

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In addition to forward voltage drop (Vf) and peak inverse voltage…

Capacitors and Calculus

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Capacitors do not have a stable “resistance” as conductors…

Voltage Divider Circuits

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Safe Meter Usage

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Using an electrical meter safely and efficiently is perhaps the most…

Characteristic Impedance

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The Parallel Wires of Infinite Length Suppose, though, that we had a…

Permanent Magnets

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Centuries ago, it was discovered that certain types of mineral rock…

Twisted-Pair Impedance Calculator

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A tool designed to calculate the characteristic impedance of a twisted-pair cable

Basic Electromagnetic Relays

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Series and Parallel AC Circuits

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Connectors

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An electrical connector, is an electro-mechanical device used to join…

Mixed-Frequency Signals

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What is a harmonic frequency? If an oscillator circuit outputs a…

Balanced Attenuator Calculator

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This balanced attenuator calculator helps you determine the resistor (R1) values for a balanced attenuator.

Differentiator and Integrator Circuits

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By introducing electrical reactance into the feedback loops of an…

Negative Feedback

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If we connect the output of an op-amp to its inverting input and apply…

What Are Electric Circuits?

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You might have been wondering how charges can continuously flow in a…

Trigonometry for AC Circuits

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Identify which trigonometric functions (sine, cosine, or tangent) are…

Power Quality Measurement

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It used to be with large AC power systems that “power…