Introduction to Electronics

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  • Edition: 6th
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 2011-02-09
  • Publisher: Delmar Cengage Learning

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INTRODUCTION TO ELECTRONICS, SIXTH EDITION provides readers with a broad overview of both the linear and digital fields of electronics while also providing the basics so they can understand the fundamentals of electronics. This book is intended for first year students or users to stimulate their interest in electronics, whether they are in high school, college or the field, and will provide them with a fundamental background in electronics that they need to succeed in today's increasingly digital world. The sixth edition continues to expose readers to the broad field of electronics at a level that they can easily understand. Chapters are brief and focused and frequent examples are used to show math and formulas in use. Each chapter builds on the previous chapter to allow readers to grow with the knowledge necessary to continue. There are many new problems and review questions and Internet applications that enhance readers' learning and retention of the material. In addition, new photographs keep them up to date with changes in the field of electronics and a new topic on Programmable Interface Controllers (PICs) is included as well. INTRODUCTION TO ELECTRONICS, SIXTH EDITION is written to allow readers to understand the fundamentals of electronics.

Table of Contents

Dc Circuits
Fundamentals of Electricity
Ohm's Law
Electrical Measurements¨Meters
DC Circuits
Ac Circuits
Alternating Current
AC Measurements
Resistive AC Circuits
Capacitive AC Circuits
Inductive AC Circuits
Resonance Circuits
Semiconductor Devices 181
Semiconductor Fundamentals
PN Junction Diodes
Zener Diodes
Bipolar Transistors
Field Effect Transistors (FETs)
Integrated Circuits
Optoelectric Devices
Linear Electronic Circuits
Power Supplies
Amplifier Basics
Amplifier Applications
Waveshaping Circuits
Digital Electronic Circuits 313
Binary Number System
Basic Logic Gates
Simplifying Logic Circuits 330
Sequential Logic Circuits 338
Combinational Logic Circuits
Microcomputer Basics
Practical Applications
Printed Circuit Board Fabrication
Printed Circuit Board Assembly and Repair
Basic Troubleshooting
Self-Test Answers
Electronics Abbreviations
Periodic Table of Elements
The Greek Alphabet
Metric Prefixes Used in Electronics
Resistor Color Codes
Capacitor Color Code
Electronics Symbols
Semiconductor Schematic Symbols
Digital Logic Symbols
DC and AC Circuit Formulas
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