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Memory Devices

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Programmable Logic Technology

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

TTL NOR and OR gates

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

Read-Only Memory (ROM)

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

Historical, Nonmechanical Memory Technologies

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

Power Density Calculator

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A tool designed to calculate the power density of an antenna

Digital Memory Terms and Concepts

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

Microprocessors

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

TTL NAND and AND gates

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

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 #…

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…

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…

NAND Gate S-R Enabled Latch

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

Flash ADC

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

Shift Registers

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What Are Electric Circuits?

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

Conductors and Insulators

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Given two lengths of metal wire, which one will have the least…

Power Sources

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There are many different types of power sources, and here some of the…

The Triode

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De Forest’s Audion tube came to be known as the triode tube…

Switch Types

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Though it may seem strange to cover the elementary topic of electrical…

Pi-Match Impedance Matching Calculator

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This calculator is designed to compute the parameters required to design a Pi-Match Impedance Circuit

Physical Effects of Electricity

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Certain substances are known to physically deform (shorten or…

RMS Voltage Calculator

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This calculator calculates the RMS Voltage value from either the peak voltage, the peak-to-peak voltage, or the average voltage.

Inverting and Noninverting OpAmp Voltage Amplifier Circuits

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Introduction to Junction Field-effect Transistors (JFET)

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A transistor is a linear semiconductor device that controls current…

Vol III. Credits

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All entries arranged in alphabetical order of surname. Major…

Contributors (15)

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Contributors to this chapter are listed in chronological order of…

Sum and Product Notation

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For reference, this section introduces the terminology used in some…

Build a Transformer

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PARTS AND MATERIALS Steel flat bar, 4 pieces Miscellaneous bolts,…

Trace Resistance Calculator

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This calculator determines the resistance of a microstrip trace

CMOS Gate Circuitry

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Up until this point, our analysis of transistor logic circuits has…

Voltage Divider Calculator

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The voltage divider is a circuit used to create a voltage less than or equal to the input voltage.

Power Calculations

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When calculating the power dissipation of resistive components, use…

High Voltage Ohmmeters

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Most ohmmeters of the design shown in the previous section utilize a…

Clipper and Clamper Circuits

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