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Phase-Locked Loops

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This is a schematic for a simple VCO: The oscillator is of the RC…

AC Waveforms

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

Counters

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Performance-Based Assessments for Basic Electricity Competencies

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Passive Integrator and Differentiator Circuits

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

Basic Oscilloscope Operation

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An oscilloscope is a very useful piece of electronic test equipment.…

Slope (integrating) ADC

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So far, we’ve only been able to escape the sheer volume of…

Performance-Based Assessments for Analog Integrated Circuit Competencies

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Automotive Alternator

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

JFET Amplifiers

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Performance-Based Assessments for Semiconductor Circuit Competencies

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Musical Keyboard as a Signal Generator

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PARTS AND MATERIALS Electronic “keyboard” (musical)…

Setting Up a Home Lab

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In order to build the circuits described in this volume, you will need…

Half-wave Rectifier

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

AC Network Analysis

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Mixed-Frequency Signals

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

Potentiometers

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Basic Operational Amplifiers

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Determine the output voltage polarity of this op-amp (with reference…

AC Power

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

Ohmmeter Usage

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Parts and Materials Multimeter, digital or analog Assorted resistors…

Performance-Based Assessments for DC Circuit Competencies

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AC Negative Feedback OpAmp Circuits

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Power Measurement

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Power measurement in AC circuits can be quite a bit more complex than…

Meter Check of a Diode

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The Functionality of Diode Polarity Being able to determine the…

Slope (integrating) ADC

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So far, we’ve only been able to escape the sheer volume of…

Clipper and Clamper Circuits

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Time Constant Circuits

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

Passive Integrator and Differentiator Circuits

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

4-wire Resistance Measurement

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

Series and Parallel AC Circuits

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AC Voltmeters and Ammeters

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AC electromechanical meter movements come in two basic arrangements:…

7-segment Display

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PARTS AND MATERIALS 4511 BCD-to-7seg latch/decoder/driver (Radio…

Bipolar Transistor Biasing Circuits

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ElectroStatic Discharge

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At the start of this book, we discussed static electricity and how it…

Setting Up a Home Lab

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In order to build the circuits described in this volume, you will need…

Performance-Based Assessments for Analog Integrated Circuit Competencies

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Counters

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Conductor Ampacity

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The smaller the cross-sectional area of any given wire, the greater…

Analysis Techniques for Series Parallel Resistor Circuits

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Guidelines to Series-Parallel Combination Circuit Analysis The goal of…

Simple Series Circuits

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

What is Alternating Current (AC)?

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Most students of electricity begin their study with what is known as…

A Very Simple Circuit

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Parts and Materials 6-volt battery 6-volt incandescent lamp Jumper…

Balanced Attenuator Calculator

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This balanced attenuator calculator helps you determine the resistor (R1) values for a balanced attenuator.

Voltage Regulation

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

Advanced Electromagnetism and Electromagnetic Induction

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∫f(x) dx Calculus alert! Electronic power conversion circuits known…

Some Examples with AC Circuits

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Let’s connect three AC voltage sources in series and use complex…

Voltmeter Design

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As was stated earlier, most meter movements are sensitive devices.…

Read-Only Memory (ROM)

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Read-only memory (ROM) is similar in design to static or dynamic RAM…

Wiring Color Codes Infographic

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Wiring Color Codes Infographic. Released under the Creative Commons…

Parallel Resistor-Capacitor Circuits

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Using the same value components in our series example circuit, we will…

Counter Modulus

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Vol V. Credits

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All entries arranged in alphabetical order of surname. Major…

What is Network Analysis?

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Generally speaking, network analysis is any structured technique used…

LC Resonant Frequency Calculator

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A circuit with an inductor (L) and capacitor (C) connected in parallel or series will have a resonant frequency at which their impedances are equal. Given two of the three values—inductance, capacitance, or resonant frequency—this tool will calculate the missing third variable.

Mutual Inductance

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

An Electric Pendulum

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Capacitors store energy in the form of an electric field, and…

Logic Simplification With Karnaugh Maps

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The logic simplification examples that we have done so far could have…

Series Circuit Rules

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Current Components in a series circuit share the same current: Itotal…

Brushless DC Motor

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Brushless DC motors were developed from conventional brushed DC motors…

Contactors

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All About Contactors When a relay is used to switch a large amount of…