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Demystifying circuit design with Precision DAC Part 1

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The presentation addresses the Precision DAC Architecture overview, DAC spec parameters and the…

Demystifying circuit design with Precision DAC Part 2

In partnership with Texas Instruments

The presentation addresses the Precision DAC Architecture overview, DAC spec parameters and the…

Multi-Stage Transistor Amplifiers

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Insulated Gate Field-Effect Transistors

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Performance-Based Assessments for Semiconductor Circuit Competencies

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Thyristor Application Circuits

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Bipolar Junction Transistor (BJT) theory

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Optoelectronic Devices

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In this circuit, the electric motor is supposed to turn on whenever…

Performance-Based Assessments for Analog Integrated Circuit Competencies

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The Silicon-Controlled Rectifier (SCR)

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Shockley Diodes and Silicon Controlled Rectifiers (SCRs) Shockley…

Current Divider

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

DC Mesh Current Analysis

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Potentiometers

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pH Measurement

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A very important measurement in many liquid chemical processes…

Power Conversion Circuits

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Clipper and Clamper Circuits

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DC Bridge Circuits

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Practical Power Factor Correction

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

Safety Grounding

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

Display Tubes

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In addition to performing tasks of amplification and switching, tubes…

Performance-Based Assessments for AC Circuit Competencies

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Timer Circuits

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Sensing AC Electric Fields

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PARTS AND MATERIALS Audio detector with headphones  …

DC Circuit Equations and Laws

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Power Equation of Ohm’s Law and Joule’s Law    …

Ohm’s Law - How Voltage, Current, and Resistance Relate

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The first, and perhaps most important, the relationship between…

Practical Considerations - Capacitors

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Capacitors, like all electrical components, have limitations that must…

AC Phase

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Things start to get complicated when we need to relate two or more AC…

Contributors (8)

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Contributors to this chapter are listed in chronological order of…

Complex Number Arithmetic

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Since complex numbers are legitimate mathematical entities, just like…

Electrical Signal Types

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With BogusBus, our signals were very simple and straightforward: each…

CMOS 555 Long Duration Minimum Parts Red LED Flasher

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PARTS AND MATERIALS Two AAA Batteries Battery Clip (Radio Shack…

Contributors (3)

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<p> Contributors to this chapter are listed in chronological…

Introduction to AC Circuits

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“AC” stands for Alternating Current, which can refer to…

4-wire Resistance Measurement

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

Transformer—Power Supply

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

Time Constant Circuits

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Generally speaking, how many “time constants” worth of time does…

Microwave Tubes

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

Digital Codes

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Counting practice: count from zero to thirty-one in binary, octal, and…

The Antiderivative (Indefinite Integral)

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  Notice something important here: taking the derivative of f(x)…

AC Negative Feedback OpAmp Circuits

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The Pentode

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Another strategy for addressing the problem of secondary electrons…

Metric Prefix Conversions

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To express a quantity in a different metric prefix from how it was…

Rate-of-change Indicator

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PARTS AND MATERIALS Two 6 volt batteries Capacitor, 0.1 µF…

Contributors (16)

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Contributors to this chapter are listed in chronological order of…

Transistor Ratings and Packages (IGFET)

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PC Oscilloscope

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PARTS AND MATERIALS IBM-compatible personal computer with sound card,…

Noninverting Amplifier

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PARTS AND MATERIALS Operational amplifier, model 1458 or 353…

Bipolar Junction Transistors as Switches

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Solid-state switching circuits usually keep their constituent…

Negative Binary Numbers

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

Full-Adder

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

Asynchronous Flip-Flop Inputs

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The normal data inputs to a flip flop (D, S and R, or J and K) are…

Soldering

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Both soldering irons and soldering guns are tools used in the process…

555 Hysteretic Oscillator

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

Definite Integrals and the Fundamental Theorem of Calculus

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        RELATED WORKSHEET: Calculus for Electric…

Permeability and Saturation

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The nonlinearity of material permeability may be graphed for better…

Active Versus Passive Devices

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Passive Devices Components incapable of controlling current by means…

Audio Oscillator

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PARTS AND MATERIALS Two 6-volt batteries Three NPN…

Light-Pulse Switch

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It is fairly important to use large value resistors (10 MΩ works…

Vacuum Tube Audio Amplifier

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PARTS AND MATERIALS One 12AX7 dual triode vacuum tube Two power…

Negative Feedback

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If we connect the output of an op-amp to its inverting input and apply…

Waveguide Calculator (Rectangular)

Tools

This tool calculates the cutoff frequency of a rectangular waveguide

Biasing Techniques (BJT)

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