Basic Electricity

Author: Van Valkenburgh
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9780790610412
Size: 54.63 MB
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From a simplified explanation of the electronic to AC/DC machinery, alternators and other advanced topics, "Basic Electricity" is the complete course for mastering the fundamentals of electricity. The authors have provided a clear understanding of how electricity is produced, measured, controlled, and used. A minimum of mathematics is used for the direct explanations of primary cells, magnetism, Ohm's Law, capacitance, transformers, DC generators, AC motors, and other essential topics.

Make Electronics

Author: Charles Platt
Publisher: Maker Media, Inc.
ISBN: 1680450220
Size: 61.92 MB
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"This is teaching at its best!" --Hans Camenzind, inventor of the 555 timer (the world's most successful integrated circuit), and author of Much Ado About Almost Nothing: Man's Encounter with the Electron (Booklocker.com) "A fabulous book: well written, well paced, fun, and informative. I also love the sense of humor. It's very good at disarming the fear. And it's gorgeous. I'll be recommending this book highly." --Tom Igoe, author of Physical Computing and Making Things Talk A "magnificent and rewarding book. ... Every step of this structured instruction is expertly illustrated with photos and crisp diagrams. . . . This really is the best way to learn." --Kevin Kelly, in Cool Tools The first edition of Make: Electronics established a new benchmark for introductory texts. This second edition enhances that learning experience. Here you will find unique, photographically precise diagrams of breadboarded components, to help you build circuits with speed and precision. A new shopping guide and a simplified range of components, will minimize your investment in parts for the projects. A completely new section on the Arduino shows you how to write properly structured programs instead of just downloading other people's code. Projects have been reworked to provide additional features, and the book has been restructured to offer a step-by-step learning process that is as clear and visually pleasing on handheld devices as it is on paper. Full color is used throughout. As before, Make: Electronics begins with the basics. You'll see for yourself how components work--and what happens when they don't. You'll short out a battery and overheat an LED. You'll also open up a potentiometer and a relay to see what's inside. No other book gives you such an opportunity to learn from real-life experiences. Ultimately, you will build gadgets that have lasting value, and you'll have a complete understanding of how they work. From capacitors to transistors to microcontrollers--it's all here. Hans Camenzind, inventor of the 555 Timer (the world's most successful integrated circuit chip), said that "This is teaching at its best!" when he reviewed the first edition. Now the second edition offers even more!

Fundamentals Of Electrical Engineering

Author: Leonard S. Bobrow
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN: 9780195105094
Size: 60.15 MB
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This highly successful survey of the fundamental principles of modern electrical engineering offers an in-depth examination of four major topics: circuits, electronics, digital systems and electromagnetics. Advanced concepts such as resistive analysis, time-domain and frequency-domain analysis, sequential and combinational logic and elementary system principles, are discussed in detail. This updated edition includes a new chapter on the circuit analysis software SPICE, with a particular focus on the PC-version PSPICE. Numerous drill exercises illustrating concepts from the text have been added and 346 out of the 1182 end-of-chapter problems appear for the first time.Key Features:* The only fundamentals book to cover 'SPICE' (the circuits analysis software)* Covers most topics in greater depth than most introductory books* Provides maximum instructor and course flexibility with a modular, five-part organisation* Core textbook for first year undergraduatesSupplement:Solutions Manual: 0195111249Contents:I. CircuitsBasic Elements and LawsCircuit Analysis PrinciplesTime-Domain Circuit AnalysisAC AnalysisImportant Circuit and System ConceptsII. ElectronicsDiodesBipolar Junction Transistors (BJTs)Field-Effect Transistors (FETs)Transistor AmplifiersElectronic Circuits and ApplicationsIII. Digital SystemsDigital LogicLogic DesignDigital DevicesIV. ElectromagneticsElectromagneticsMachinesV. SPICESPICE

Basic Solid State Electronics

Author: Van Valkenburgh
Publisher: Prompt
ISBN: 9780790610429
Size: 66.65 MB
Format: PDF, Mobi
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Considered to be one of the best books on solid-state electronics on the market, this revised edition provides the reader with a progressive understanding of the elements that form various electronic systems. Electronic fundamentals covered in the illustrated, easy-to-understand text include semiconductors, power supplies, audio and video amplifiers, transmitters, receivers, and more.

University Physics

Author: Samuel J. Ling
Publisher:
ISBN: 9781938168185
Size: 18.30 MB
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"University Physics is a three-volume collection that meets the scope and sequence requirements for two- and three-semester calculus-based physics courses. Volume 1 covers mechanics, sound, oscillations, and waves. This textbook emphasizes connections between theory and application, making physics concepts interesting and accessible to students while maintaining the mathematical rigor inherent in the subject. Frequent, strong examples focus on how to approach a problem, how to work with the equations, and how to check and generalize the result."--Open Textbook Library.

Teach Yourself Electricity And Electronics Sixth Edition

Author: Simon Monk
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education TAB
ISBN: 9781259585531
Size: 12.94 MB
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Learn electricity and electronics fundamentals and applications—all without taking a formal course This fully updated guide offers practical, easy-to-follow instruction on electricity and electronics. Written by a pair of experienced instructors, Teach Yourself Electricity and Electronics, Sixth Edition, features plain language explanations and step-by-step lessons that make it easy to understand the material quickly. Throughout, detailed illustrations, practical examples, and self-tests reinforce key concepts. Inside, you’ll find all-new coverage of switching power supplies, class-D amplifiers, lithium-polymer batteries, microcontrollers—even the Arduino electronics platform. This up-to-date sixth edition covers: · Direct Current (DC) Circuits · Resistors · Cells and Batteries · Magnetism · Alternating Current (AC) Circuits · Inductors and Capacitors · Phase · Inductive and Capacitive Reactance · Impedance and Admittance · AC Power and Resonance · Transformers and Impedance Matching · Semiconductors, Diodes, and Transistors · Integrated Circuits (ICs) and Electron Tubes · Amplifiers and Oscillators · Wireless Transmitters and Receivers · Digital Circuits · Microcontrollers, including the Arduino · Transducers, Sensors, Location, and Navigation · Acoustics and Audio · Lasers · Advanced Communication Systems · Antennas for RF Communications