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Memory Devices

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TTL NAND and AND gates

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

Memory Devices

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Shift Registers

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Arc Flash and Arc Blast

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

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…

Microprocessors

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

NOR Gate S-R Latch

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

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

Flash ADC

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

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…

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 #…

NAND Gate S-R Enabled Latch

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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…

A Very Simple Computer

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PARTS AND MATERIALS Three batteries, each one with a different voltage…

Fail-safe Design

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Logic circuits, whether comprised of electromechanical relays or…

Parallel Circuit Rules

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Voltage Components in a parallel circuit share the same voltage:…

Shift Registers

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555 Ramp Generator

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PARTS AND MATERIALS Two 6 volt batteries One capacitor, 470 µF…

Multiplexers

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A multiplexer, abbreviated mux, is a device that has multiple inputs…

Parallel Wire Inductance Calculator

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This tool is designed to calculate the inductance of two parallel wires

The Command-line Interface

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If you’ve used DOS or UNIX operating systems before in a…

Miscellaneous Diode Applications

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Series and Parallel Capacitors

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When capacitors are connected in series, the total capacitance is…

Insulated-gate Field-effect Transistors (MOSFET)

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The Insulated-Gate Field-Effect Transistor (IGFET), also known as…

Make Your Own Multimeter

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PARTS AND MATERIALS Sensitive meter movement (Radio Shack catalog #…

Differential Equations

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As opposed to normal equations where the solution is a number, a…

Solving Simultaneous Equations: The Substitution Method and the Addition Method

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What are Simultaneous Equations and Systems of Equations? The terms…

Octal and Hexadecimal Numeration

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Because binary numeration requires so many bits to represent…

Counters

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Complex Voltage and Current Calculations

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There are circumstances when you may need to analyze a DC reactive…

Series DC Circuits Practice Worksheet with Answers

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In this circuit, three resistors receive the same amount of current (4…

Quantum Devices

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Most integrated circuits are digital, based on MOS (CMOS) transistors.…

Vol IV. Credits

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All entries arranged in alphabetical order of surname. Major…