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Electronic Devices Systems and Applications

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ISBN-10: 1401835147

ISBN-13: 9781401835149

Edition: 2005

Authors: Robert Diffenderfer

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This concise and modern book explores the characteristics, functions, and applications of electronic devices. A winning combination of sound troubleshooting techniques and a systems-oriented approach demonstrates how devices are used in electronics systems today. In addition to covering diodes, oscillators, and thyristors, the book provides comprehensive coverage of power supplies, op amps, filters, and optoelectronics. Hundreds of examples, practice problems, and review questions further reinforce understanding of how electronic devices are used.
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Book details

List price: $220.95
Copyright year: 2005
Publisher: Delmar Cengage Learning
Publication date: 5/28/2004
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 576
Size: 8.50" wide x 10.75" long x 1.25" tall
Weight: 3.278
Language: English

Preface
Circuit Theory Fundamentals
Electrical Quantities
Electrical Components
Circuit Laws and Theorems
Circuit Analysis
Measurement Equipment
Review Questions
Problems
Semiconductor Materials and P-N Junctions
Semiconductor Materials
The P-N Junction
Summary
Formulas and Sample Calculator Sequences
Review Questions
Problems
Analysis Questions
Diodes and Diode Circuits
Diodes
Diode Models
General Diode Ratings
Rectifier Diodes
Switching Diodes
Diode Clippers and Clampers
Zener Diodes
Zener Diode Applications
The Varactor Diode
The Light Emitting Diode (LED)
Other Types of Diodes
Summary
Formulas and Sample Calculator Sequences
Using Excel
Review Questions
Problems
Analysis Questions
MultiSIM Exercise for Resistor-Diode Series Circuits
Datasheet Challenge Problems
Performance Projects Correlation Chart
Troubleshooting Challenge: Challenge Circuit 1
Troubleshooting Challenge: Challenge Circuit 2
Troubleshooting Challenge: Challenge Circuit 3
Power Supply Circuits
Elements of Power Supply Circuits
Rectifier Circuits
Basic Power Supply Filters
Simple Power Supply Regulators
Basic Voltage Multiplier Circuits
Advanced Power Supply Topics
Shunt Regulators (Zener Diodes)
Series Regulators
Switching Regulators
Troubleshooting Power Supplies
Summary
Formulas and Sample Calculator Sequences
Using Excel
Review Questions
Problems
Datasheet Problems
Analysis Questions
MultiSIM Exercise for Power Supply Circuits
Performance Projects Correlation Chart
Troubleshooting Challenge: Challenge Circuit 4
Troubleshooting Challenge: Challenge Circuit 5
Troubleshooting Challenge: Challenge Circuit 6
Troubleshooting Challenge: Challenge Circuit 7
Troubleshooting Challenge: Challenge Circuit 8
Bipolar Junction Transistors
Basic Types of Transistors
BJT Bias Voltages and Currents
BJT Operation
BJT Characteristic Curves
BJT Ratings
An NPN Transistor Circuit Model
Information for the Technician
Basic Uses of the BJT
Basic Concepts of Amplifiers
Transistor Biasing Circuits
Amplifier Circuit Configurations
The Common-Emitter (CE) Amplifier
The Common-Collector (CC) Amplifier
The Common-Base (CB) Amplifier
Classification by Signal Levels
Classification by Class of Operation
Analysis of BJT Amplifiers
Summary
Formulas and Sample Calculator Sequences
Using Excel
Review Questions
Problems
Analysis Questions
MultiSIM Exercise for BJT Amplifier Circuits
Performance Projects Correlation Chart
Troubleshooting Challenge: Challenge Circuit 9
Troubleshooting Challenge: Challenge Circuit 10
Troubleshooting Challenge: Challenge Circuit 11
Field-Effect Transistors and Circuits
Junction Field-Effect Transistors
JFET Characteristic Curves and Ratings
Biasing JFET Amplifiers
JFET Amplifier Circuits
MOS Field-Effect Transistors
D-MOSFETs
E-MOSFETs
FET Handling Precautions
Power FETs
FET Summary
Summary
Formulas and Sample Calculator Sequences
Review Questions
Problems
Analysis Questions
Performance Projects Correlation Chart
Operational Amplifiers
Background Information
Op-amp Packaging Information
Op-amp Characteristics
An Inverting Amplifier
A Noninverting Amplifier
Op-amp Input Modes
Summing Amplifiers
Integrator Circuits
Differentiator Circuits
Instrumentation Amplifier
Comparators
Special Purpose Op-amp Circuits
Operational Transconductance Amplifier (OTA) Circuits
Digital Interface Circuits
Future Trends in Electronics
Summary
Formulas and Sample Calculator Sequences
Using Excel
Review Questions
Problems
Analysis Questions
MultiSIM Exercise for Op-amp Circuits
Performance Projects Correlation Chart
Troubleshooting Challenge: Challenge Circuit 12
Troubleshooting Challenge: Challenge Circuit 13
Troubleshooting Challenge: Challenge Circuit 14
Advanced Operational Amplifiers
Background Information
The Inverting Amplifier
The Noninverting Amplifier
The Differential Amplifier
Audio Amplifier
Op-amp Rectifier Circuits
Complex Waveforms
Summary
Formulas and Sample Calculator Sequences
Review Questions
Problems
Analysis Questions
Performance Projects Correlation Chart
Filters
Background Information
Low-Pass Filter Circuits
High-Pass Filter Circuits
Bandpass Filter Circuits
Bandstop Filter Circuits
Summary
Formulas and Sample Calculator Sequences
Review Questions
Problems
Analysis Questions
Performance Projects Correlation Chart
Oscillators and Multivibrators
Background Information
LC Sine-Wave Oscillators
Crystal Oscillators
RC Sine-Wave Oscillators
Multivibrators
Summary
Formulas and Sample Calculator Sequences
Using Excel
Review Questions
Problems
Analysis Questions
Performance Projects Correlation Chart
Thyristors
Silicon-Controlled Rectifiers (SCRs)
Diacs
Triacs
Troubleshooting Thyristors
Summary
Review Questions
Analysis Questions
Performance Projects Correlation Chart
Optoelectronics
Optical Sources (Photoemitters)
Photo-Reactive Devices (Photodetectors)
Opto-Isolators
Fiber-Optic Cable Systems
Optoelectronic Application Circuits
The Liquid Crystal Display
Summary
Formulas and Sample Calculator Sequences
Using Excel
Review Questions
Problems
Analysis Questions
Performance Projects Correlation Chart
Troubleshooting Challenge: Challenge Circuit 15
Troubleshooting Challenge: Challenge Circuit 16
Color Codes
Answers
Troubleshooting Challenge Test Results
Using a Scientific Calculator
Copper-Wire Table
Useful Conversion Factors
Schematic Symbols
Glossary
Index