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Energy Harvesting Overview

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This training covers potential applications for energy harvesting, including Industrial 4.0 and IoT…

Introduction to Energy Harvesting Technology

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Introduction to Energy Harvesting Technology solutions from Texas Instruments.

Sources of Electricity

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

Sources of Electricity

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

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,…

Voltage, Current, and Resistance

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

Power Sources

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

Power Calculations

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When calculating the power dissipation of resistive components, use…

Regulated Power Sources

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

Special-purpose Diodes

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

Energy, Work, and Power

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

Design Project: Power Inverter

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

Introduction to Discrete Semiconductor Circuits

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A semiconductor device is one made of silicon or any number of other…

Programmable Logic Technology

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Define the following acronyms as they apply to digital logic circuits:…

Simple Parallel Circuits

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

Beam Power Tubes

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

Nonlinear OpAmp Circuits

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

The Silicon-Controlled Rectifier (SCR)

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Shockley Diodes and Silicon Controlled Rectifiers (SCRs) Shockley…

Thevenin-Norton Equivalencies

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Since Thevenin’s and Norton’s Theorems are two equally…

Kirchhoff’s Voltage Law (KVL)

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What is Kirchhoff’s Voltage Law (KVL)? The principle known as…

What are “Series” and “Parallel” Circuits?

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Circuits consisting of just one battery and one load resistance are…

Shock Current Path

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

Rules for Antiderivatives

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Constant Rule     Rule of Sums     Rule of…

Summary of Filters

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As lengthy as this chapter has been up to this point, it only begins…

Optical Data Communication

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A modern alternative to sending (binary) digital information via…

Safety Grounding

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

AC Waveforms

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When an alternator produces AC voltage, the voltage switches polarity…

Biasing Techniques (BJT)

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In the common-emitter section of this chapter, we saw a SPICE analysis…

Polar Form and Rectangular Form Notation for Complex Numbers

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In order to work with complex numbers without drawing vectors, we…

The J-K Flip-Flop

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Another variation on a theme of bistable multivibrators is the J-K…

Re-drawing Complex Schematics

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Typically, complex circuits are not arranged in nice, neat, clean…

The Common-source Amplifier (IGFET)

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