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Peak Voltage Calculator

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The peak voltage calculator calculates peak voltage values from the peak-to-peak voltage, RMS voltage, or average voltage.

Specific Resistance of Conductors

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

Phase Rotation

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Three-Phase Alternator Let’s take the three-phase alternator…

Power Quality Measurement

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

AC Network Analysis

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Special Diodes

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Peak to Peak Voltage Calculator (VP-P)

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This calculator shows the peak-to-peak voltage (VP-P) value from the peak voltage, RMS voltage, or average voltage.

Impedance

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SPICE Models

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The SPICE circuit simulation program provides for modeling diodes in…

Series-Parallel DC Circuits

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Simple Series Circuits

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

Passive Integrator and Differentiator Circuits

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∫f(x) dx Calculus alert! Calculus is a branch of mathematics that…

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.

Shift Registers

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Design Project: DC Voltage Regulator

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It may seem difficult to even start on a project such as this, with no…

Wiring Color Codes Infographic

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Wiring Color Codes Infographic. Released under the Creative Commons…

Simple Circuits

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Shown here is the schematic symbol for a resistor: What is the purpose…

Design Project: Audio Power Amplifier

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Explain how the microphone in your amplifier works. How, exactly, does…

Zener Diodes

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Build a Transformer

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

Conductors, Insulators, and Electron Flow

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The electrons of different types of atoms have different degrees of…

Karnaugh Maps, Truth Tables, and Boolean Expressions

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Who Developed the Karnaugh Map? Maurice Karnaugh, a…

Sum and Product Notation

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

Design Project: Pulse-Width Modulation (PWM) Signal Generator

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What shape of voltage waveform would you expect to measure (using an…

Class B BJT Amplifiers

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Contact “Bounce”

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When a switch is actuated and contacts touch one another under the…

Basic identities

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Additive Identity a + 0 = a Multiplicative Identity 1a = a…

Digital Logic With Feedback

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With simple gate and combinational logic circuits, there is a definite…

Vol V. Credits

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All entries arranged in alphabetical order of surname. Major…

Series and Parallel Capacitors

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

Resistors

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Shown here is the schematic symbol for a resistor: What is the purpose…

Encoders and Decoders

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What does it mean, in general terms, to encode something? Conversely,…

4-wire Resistance Measurement

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PARTS AND MATERIALS 6-volt battery Electromagnet made from experiment…

Introduction to DC Circuits

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“DC” stands for Direct Current, which can refer to either…

Negative Binary Numbers

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With addition being easily accomplished, we can perform the operation…

Specific Resistance

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Designing Wire Resistance Conductor ampacity rating is a crude…

Shift Registers

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Noise Figure and Noise Temperature Calculator

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This calculator computes the noise figure and noise temperature in a system

Creating Custom Calibration Resistances

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Often in the course of designing and building electrical meter…

AC Metrology

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

Basic AC-DC Power Supplies

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Shift Registers: Serial-in, Parallel-out (SIPO) Conversion

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A serial-in, parallel-out shift register is similar to the serial-in,…

Voltmeter Design

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As was stated earlier, most meter movements are sensitive devices.…

Quantum Physics

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“I think it is safe to say that no one understands quantum…

Electromagnetic Induction

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While Oersted’s surprising discovery of electromagnetism paved…

Contributors (10)

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Contributors to this chapter are listed in chronological order of…

Wavelength (TEM) Calculator

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This calculator determines the wavelength of a signal given the frequency and dielectric constant.

Introduction to Digital-Analog Conversion

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Connecting digital circuitry to sensor devices is simple if the sensor…

High-Reliability Circuits

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Transistor Ratings and Packages (IGFET)

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Network Topology

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Point-to-Point Connecting two digital devices with a network, would…

Sound Cancellation

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PARTS AND MATERIALS Low-voltage AC power supply Two audio speakers…

Wire-by-Number project kit introduction

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Wire-by-Number project: simple voltage divider Description: Build a…

Atomic Structure

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Shown here is a simplified representation of an atom: the smallest…

Node Voltage Method

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The node voltage method of analysis solves for unknown voltages at…

Common Antiderivatives

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Boolean Relationships on Venn Diagrams

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The fourth example has A partially overlapping B. Though, we will…

The NOT Gate

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The single-transistor inverter circuit illustrated earlier is actually…

Contributors (6)

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Contributors to this chapter are listed in chronological order of…

The Quadratic Formula

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Solving for x in a given polynomial equation “ax2 + bx + c…