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Demystifying circuit design with Precision DAC Part 1

In partnership with Texas Instruments

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…

Characteristic Impedance

Worksheets - Test & Measurement

Note the “50 ohm” rating printed on the jacket of the cable. What…

AC phase

Worksheets - Test & Measurement

If we were to express the series-connected DC voltages as phasors…

Precision Potentiometer

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PARTS AND MATERIALS Two single-turn, linear-taper potentiometers, 5…

Simultaneous Equations for Circuit Analysis

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Solve this equation for the value of x: x 5 = 8 How many exact…

Zener Diodes

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

Class A BJT Amplifiers

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

Ammeter Impact on Measured Circuit

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Just like voltmeters, ammeters tend to influence the amount of…

Building Simple Resistor Circuits

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

Time Constant Circuits

Worksheets - Test & Measurement

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

AC Waveforms

Worksheets - Test & Measurement

Radio waves are comprised of oscillating electric and magnetic fields,…

Performance-Based Assessments for DC Circuit Competencies

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Performance-Based Assessments for Basic Electricity Competencies

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Active Filters

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

AC Voltmeters and Ammeters

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AC electromechanical meter movements come in two basic arrangements:…

Mixed-Frequency Signals

Worksheets - Test & Measurement

What is a harmonic frequency? If an oscillator circuit outputs a…

Frequency and Phase Measurement

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An important electrical quantity with no equivalent in DC circuits is…

Questions relating to project management

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AC Bridge Circuits

Textbook

As we saw with DC measurement circuits, the circuit configuration…

Switches

Worksheets - Test & Measurement

What is the purpose of the switch shown in this schematic diagram?

Current Divider

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

Single-phase Power Systems

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Single phase power system schematic diagram shows little about the…

The Common-drain Amplifier (IGFET)

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Three-phase Transformer Circuits

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Since three-phase is used so often for power distribution systems, it…

Basic Algebra and Graphing for Electric Circuits

Worksheets - Test & Measurement

Many different equations used in the analysis of electric circuits may…

Stripline Crosstalk Calculator

Tools

This tool is designed to calculate cross-talk coefficient and coupled voltage for a stripline

Power in Electric Circuits

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

IGBTs

Textbook

Because of their insulated gates, IGFETs of all types have extremely…

Superconductivity

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Conductors lose all of their electrical resistance when cooled to…

Design Project: Radio Transmitter

Worksheets - Test & Measurement

Research the FCC (Federal Communication Commission) guidelines on…

Half-wave Rectifier

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PARTS AND MATERIALS Low-voltage AC power supply (6-volt output)…

Ohm’s Law Practice Worksheet With Answers

Worksheets - Test & Measurement

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

Characteristic Impedance

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The Parallel Wires of Infinite Length Suppose, though, that we had a…

Contributors (14)

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Contributors to this chapter are listed in chronological order of…

Divided Feedback

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If we add a voltage divider to the negative feedback wiring so that…

Conventional Versus Electron Flow

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“The nice thing about standards is that there are so many of…

Microprocessors

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Early computer science pioneers such as Alan Turing and John Von…

Voltage Regulation

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

Parallel Wire Inductance Calculator

Tools

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

Audio Oscillator

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PARTS AND MATERIALS Two 6-volt batteries Three NPN…

Mutual Inductance

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When an electric current is passed through a coil of wire, what…

Motor Control Circuits

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The interlock contacts installed in the previous section’s motor…

Three-phase Transformer Circuits

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Since three-phase is used so often for power distribution systems, it…

Flash ADC

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Also called the parallel A/D converter, this circuit is the simplest…

RF Power Conversion Calculator

Tools

A tool designed to convert RF power from watts to decibels and vice versa

Combination Tubes

Textbook

Similar in thought to the idea of the integrated circuit, tube…

Introduction to Karnaugh Mapping

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Why learn about Karnaugh maps? The Karnaugh map, like Boolean…

Capacitor Charging and Discharging

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In this experiment, we will aim to learn about the following…

Microphones

Worksheets - Test & Measurement

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

The Command-line Interface

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If you’ve used DOS or UNIX operating systems before in a…

Current Mirror BJTs

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Bipolar Junction Transistor or BJT Current Mirror An often-used…

Electromagnetism Experiment

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

Introduction to Solid-state Device Theory

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This chapter will cover the physics behind the operation of…

Temperature Coefficients of Resistance Table

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Temperature Coefficients of Resistance at 20 Degrees Celsius Material…

Millman’s Theorem

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

L-Match Impedance Matching Circuits

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This calculator is designed to compute for the parameters needed to design a L-Match Impedance Circuit

Simple Vector Addition

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Remember that vectors are mathematical objects just like numbers on a…

Potentiometer as a Rheostat

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Learning Objectives Rheostat use Wiring a potentiometer as a rheostat…

Wavelength (TEM) Calculator

Tools

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

Encoder

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What is an Encoder? An encoder is a circuit that changes a set of…

Impedance Matching With Transformers

Worksheets - Test & Measurement

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