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2-kW isolated bidirectional DC-DC converter reference design for UPS

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The 2-kW isolated bidirectional DC-DC converter reference design (TIDA-00951) is capable of power…

2018 Battery Management Deep Dive technical training

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Bipolar Transistor Biasing Circuits

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Beam Power Tubes

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In the beam power tube, the basic four-element structure of the…

How to Build a Current Mirror Circuit

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PARTS AND MATERIALS   Two NPN transistors—models 2N2222 or…

Standing Waves and Resonance

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Whenever there is a mismatch of impedance between transmission line…

The TRIAC

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SCRs are unidirectional (one-way) current devices, making them useful…

PWM Power Controller

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PARTS AND MATERIALS Four 6 volt batteries One capacitor, 100 µF…

Electromechanical Relay Logic

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In ladder logic symbolism, an electromechanical relay coil is shown as…

Power Calculations

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When calculating the power dissipation of resistive components, use…

Voltage Divider

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

AC Motor Control Circuits

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Perhaps the most challenging aspect of interpreting ladder diagrams,…

Practical Considerations - Batteries

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When connecting batteries together to form larger “banks”…

Automotive Alternator

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Project Parts and Materials Automotive alternator (one required, but…

Microphones

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Explain how a moving-coil, or dynamic microphone works. Identify how…

Flyback Switch Mode Regulator Calculator

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A calculator for computing several parameters needed in the design of a flyback switch mode regulator

Static Electricity

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What does it mean for an object to have an electric charge? Give an…

RF Power Ratio Conversion Calculator

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This tool is designed to convert power ratios to decibel

Building Simple Resistor Circuits

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In the course of learning about electricity, you will want to…

Op-Amp Voltage and Gain Calculator

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A calculator for computing the gain and output voltage of an operational amplifier

Insulated Gate Field-Effect Transistors

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Clamper Circuits

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The circuits in the figure below are known as clampers or DC…

Power in Electric Circuits

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In addition to voltage and current, there is another important…

Digital Ramp ADC

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Also known as the stairstep-ramp, or simply counter A/D converter,…

Physical Effects of Electricity

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Certain substances are known to physically deform (shorten or…

Shock Current Path

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

DC Generator Theory

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Generators used in battery-charging systems must be regulated so as to…

Power Sources

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Branch Current Method

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The first and most straightforward network analysis technique is…

EIRP Calculator

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A helpful tool for computing the Effective Isotropic Radiated Power (EIRP) of an antenna

Waveguide Calculator (Circular)

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This tool calculates the cutoff frequency of a circular waveguide

Power Added Efficiency Calculator

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A calculator designed to compute the power-added efficiency (PAE) of an amplifier

Introduction to Conductance and Conductors

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By now you should be well aware of the correlation between electrical…

Unit Conversion Calculator

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Convert to and from different units of length, weight, power, temperature and torque

Thyristors

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Low-pass Filters

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By definition, a low-pass filter is a circuit offering easy passage to…

Definite Integrals and the Fundamental Theorem of Calculus

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Parallel Wire Inductance Calculator

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

Simple Parallel Circuits

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

Overcurrent Protection

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What hazards might be posed by a circuit with excessive current going…

Contributors (14)

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Contributors to this chapter are listed in chronological order of…

“Long’’ and “Short’’ Transmission Lines

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In DC and low-frequency AC circuits, the characteristic impedance of…

Mutual Inductance

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If two coils of wire are brought into close proximity with each other…

Potato Battery

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PARTS AND MATERIALS One large potato One lemon (optional) Strip of…

Temperature Coefficient of Resistance

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It is a common phenomenon for the electrical resistance of a substance…

Important Constants

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Euler’s number Euler’s constant is an important value for…

The Common-drain Amplifier (IGFET)

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Vol V. Credits

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All entries arranged in alphabetical order of surname. Major…

Larger 5 & 6-variable Karnaugh Maps

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Larger Karnaugh maps reduce larger logic designs. How large is large…

Rectifier Circuits

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Voltage Regulation

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As we saw in a few SPICE analyses earlier in this chapter, the output…

Electrons and “holes’’

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Pure semiconductors are relatively good insulators as compared with…

History of SPICE

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SPICE is a computer program designed to simulate analog electronic…

Practical Power Factor Correction

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When the need arises to correct for poor power factor in an AC power…

DC Metrology

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Define the following metrological terms: • Uncertainty • Accuracy…

Active Versus Passive Devices

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Passive Devices Components incapable of controlling current by means…

Musical Keyboard as a Signal Generator

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PARTS AND MATERIALS Electronic “keyboard” (musical)…

Conductor Size

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It should be common-sense knowledge that liquids flow through…

Antenna Downtilt and Coverage Calculator

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This calculator will determine the correct antenna downtilt angle given the heights of the antennas and distance between them.

Simple Combination Lock

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

Trigonometry for AC Circuits

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

Numeration Systems

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Digital computers communicate with external devices through ports:…