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Sources of Electricity

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What is the difference between DC and AC electricity? Identify some…

Regulated Power Sources

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Voltage, Current, and Resistance

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Voltage is commonly defined as “electrical pressure.” The unit of…

Special-purpose Diodes

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Schottky diodes Schottky diodes are constructed of a metal-to-N…

Design Project: Power Inverter

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A common topology for DC-AC power converter circuits uses a pair of…

Energy, Work, and Power

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

Power Calculations

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When calculating the power dissipation of resistive components, use…

Power Sources

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

AC Power

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If a sinusoidal voltage is applied to an impedance with a phase angle…

Transformer—Power Supply

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PARTS AND MATERIALS Power transformer, 120VAC step-down to 12VAC,…

PWM Power Controller

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

Rectangle Loop Inductance Calculator

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This calculator helps you compute the inductance of a rectangle loop.

Inductor Sizing Equation

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The Inductance Formula     Wheeler’s formulas for…

Power in Resistive and Reactive AC circuits

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Consider a circuit for a single-phase AC power system, where a 120…

Critical Temperatures for Superconductors

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Critical temperatures given in Kelvins Material Element/Alloy Critical…

Conductors, Insulators, and Electron Flow

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

Microstrip Patch Antenna Calculator

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This tool calculates the dimensions of the microstrip patch antenna given the desired operating frequency.

Analog-to-Digital Conversion

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The circuit shown here is a four-bit analog-to-digital converter…

Power Calculations

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When calculating the power dissipation of resistive components, use…

Memory with moving parts: “Drives”

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The earliest forms of digital data storage involving moving parts was…

Electromagnetism Experiment

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PARTS AND MATERIALS 6-volt battery Magnetic compass Small permanent…

Fail-safe Design

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Logic circuits, whether comprised of electromechanical relays or…

Integrated Circuits

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  A Logic Gate is assigned as an elementary building block of…

DC Branch Current Analysis

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The common-drain Amplifier (JFET)

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Oscillator Circuits

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Boolean Arithmetic

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Let us begin our exploration of Boolean algebra by adding numbers…

Introduction to Network Theorems

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Anyone who’s studied geometry should be familiar with the…

Passive Integrator and Differentiator Circuits

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

Making a Venn Diagram Look Like a Karnaugh Map

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Starting with circle A in a rectangular A’ universe in figure…

Performance-Based Assessments for Network Analysis Competencies

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Synchronous Motors

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Single Phase Synchronous Motors Single-phase synchronous motors are…

Impedance Transformation

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Standing waves at the resonant frequency points of an open- or…

Vol VI. Credits

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All entries arranged in alphabetical order of surname. Major…

Impedance Matching With Transformers

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Suppose you were to take a 3 kW electric heater rated for 240 VAC and…

Design Project: Dual-output AC-DC Power Supply

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Safety is very important when designing and/or building a device…

AC Voltmeters and Ammeters

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AC electromechanical meter movements come in two basic arrangements:…

Latch Circuits

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What do you think this logic buffer gate will do, with the output…

Rectangle Loop Inductance Calculator

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This calculator helps you compute the inductance of a rectangle loop.

Definite Integrals and the Fundamental Theorem of Calculus

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Simple Circuits

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

Capacitance Calculator

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This calculates the capacitance of a capacitor based on its charge, Q, and its voltage, V, according to the formula, C=Q/V.

Ohm’s Law Calculator

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Calculate circuit parameters using Ohm's Law

The Cascode Amplifier

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While the C-B (common-base) amplifier is known for wider bandwidth…

Thermocouples

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Seebeck Effect An interesting phenomenon applied in the field of…

Analog and Digital Signals

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Instrumentation is a field of study and work centering on measurement…

Design Project: Stepper Motor Driver

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At first it may seem pointless to have the four buffer gates following…

JFET Amplifiers

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Microwave Tubes

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For extremely high-frequency applications (above 1 GHz), the…

Biasing Techniques (IGFET)

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