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Signal Modulation

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A modern method of electrical power control involves inserting a…

Active Filters

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Basic AC-DC Power Supplies

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Inductance

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∫f(x) dx Calculus alert! One of the fundamental principles of…

Intermediate Electromagnetism and Electromagnetic Induction

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As an electric current is passed through a coil of wire, it creates a…

AC Network Analysis

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Impedance

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Capacitance

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Write an equation describing the precise mathematical relationship…

Switched Capacitor Circuitry

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Write an equation describing the precise mathematical relationship…

Resonance

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The Q factor of a series inductive circuit is given by the following…

Performance-Based Assessments for Analog Integrated Circuit Competencies

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Electric Fields and Capacitance

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Introduction Whenever an electric voltage exists between two separated…

Factors Affecting Inductance

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There are four basic factors of inductor construction determining the…

BJT Amplifier Troubleshooting

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As an instructor of electronics, I am called upon frequently to help…

Capacitor Quirks

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As with inductors, the ideal capacitor is a purely reactive device,…

Ohm’s Law Practice Worksheet With Answers

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Define the following terms: energy, work, and power.

Capacitor Sizing Equation

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Capacitance Formula     Permittivity of Dielectric  …

Passive Filter Circuits

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In very simple, qualitative terms, rate the impedance of capacitors…

PN Junctions

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Why L/R and not LR?

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Learn About L/R Time Constants It is often perplexing to new students…

Capacitors and Calculus

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

Sensitive Audio Detector

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PARTS AND MATERIALS High-quality “closed-cup” audio…

Precision Potentiometer

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PARTS AND MATERIALS Two single-turn, linear-taper potentiometers, 5…

Resonant Filters

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So far, the filter designs we’ve concentrated on have employed…

Feedback

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If some percentage of an amplifier’s output signal is connected…

Current Divider Circuits and the Current Divider Formula

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A parallel circuit is often called a current divider for its ability…

Voltage Divider

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PARTS AND MATERIALS Calculator (or pencil and paper for doing…

555 Hysteretic Oscillator

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PARTS AND MATERIALS One 9V Battery Battery Clip (Radio Shack catalog #…

Capacitor Charging and Discharging

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Capacitor Charging and Discharging Experiment Parts and Materials To…

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.

Input and Output Coupling

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To overcome the challenge of creating necessary DC bias voltage for an…

Q Factor and Bandwidth of a Resonant Circuit

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The Q, or quality, factor of a resonant circuit is a measure of the…

Series and Parallel AC Circuits

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Thyristors

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Simple Parallel Circuits

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On this page, we’ll outline the three principles you should…

Capacitor Quirks

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As with inductors, the ideal capacitor is a purely reactive device,…

AC Circuit Equations

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Inductive Reactance     Capacitive Reactance    …

Resistance

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The circuit in the previous section is not a very practical one. In…

Active-mode Operation (BJT)

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

Sensitive Voltage Detector

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PARTS AND MATERIALS High-quality “closed-cup” audio…

Circuit Effects

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The principle of non-sinusoidal, repeating waveforms being equivalent…

Waveguides

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A waveguide is a special form of transmission line consisting of a…

Voltage and Current in a Practical Circuit

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Because it takes energy to force charge to flow against the opposition…

Band-stop Filters

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How to Create a Band-stop Filter? Also called band-elimination,…

Safety Grounding

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In simple AC power systems, one of the two conductors is typically…

Simultaneous Equations for Circuit Analysis

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Solve this equation for the value of x: x + 5 = 8 How many exact…

Capacitor Impedance Calculator

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This tool calculates a capacitor's reactance for a given capacitance value and signal frequency.

Single-ended and Differential Amplifiers

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For ease of drawing complex circuit diagrams, electronic amplifiers…

Thevenin’s, Norton’s, and Maximum Power Transfer Theorems

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Suppose a 12 volt lead-acid battery has an internal resistance of 20…

Contributors (4)

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Contributors to this chapter are listed in chronological order of…

Design Project: Radio Transmitter

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Research the FCC (Federal Communication Commission) guidelines on…

Sequences

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Arithmetic Sequences An arithmetic sequence is a series of numbers…

Digital Communication

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

LED Sequencer

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PARTS AND MATERIALS 4017 decade counter/divider (Radio Shack catalog…

A 50-Ohm Cable?

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Early in my explorations of electricity, I came across a length of…

Radar Maximum Range Calculator

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

Shock Current Path

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As we’ve already learned, electricity requires a complete path…

Differentiator and Integrator Circuits

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By introducing electrical reactance into the feedback loops of an…

Practical Considerations - Transformers

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Power Capacity As has already been observed, transformers must be well…

Full-Adder

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The half-adder is extremely useful until you want to add more than one…