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Electronics Fundamentals: Pearson New International Edition

Electronics Fundamentals: Pearson New International Edition

Circuits, Devices & Applications
8th Edition

Thomas Floyd, David Buchla

Jul 2013, Paperback, 1064 pages
ISBN13: 9781292025681
ISBN10: 1292025689
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For DC/AC Circuits courses requiring a comprehensive, all inclusive text covering basic DC/AC Circuit fundamentals with additional chapters on Devices.

This renowned text offers a comprehensive yet practical exploration of basic electrical and electronic concepts, hands-on applications, and troubleshooting. Written in a clear and accessible narrative, the Seventh Edition focuses on fundamental principles and their applications to solving real circuit analysis problems, and devotes six chapters to examining electronic devices.

Electronics Fundamentals

Part I DC Circuits

Chapter 1 Quantities and Units

1-1 Scientific and Engineering Notation

1-2 Units and Metric Prefixes

1-3 Metric Unit Conversions

1-4 Measured Numbers

1-5 Electrical Safety

Chapter 2 Voltage, Current, and Resistance

2-1 Atoms

2-2 Electrical Charge

2-3 Voltage

2-4 Current

2-5 Resistance

2-6 The Electric Circuit

2-7 Basic Circuit Measurements

Application Assignment: Putting Your Knowledge to Work

Chapter 3 Ohm’s Law, Energy, and Power

3-1 Ohm’s Law

3-2 Application of Ohm’s Law

3-3 Energy and Power

3-4 Power in an Electric Circuit

3-5 The Power Rating of Resistors

3-6 Energy Conversion and Voltage Drop in a Resistance

3-7 Power Supplies

3-8 Introduction to Troubleshooting

Application Assignment: Putting Your Knowledge to Work

Chapter 4 Series Circuits

4-1 Resistors in Series

4-2 Total Series Resistance

4-3 Current in a Series Circuit

4-4 Application of Ohm’s Law

4-5 Voltage Sources in Series

4-6 Kirchhoff’s Voltage Law

4-7 Voltage Dividers

4-8 Power in Series Circuits

4-9 Voltage Measurements

4-10 Troubleshooting

Application Assignment: Putting Your Knowledge to Work

Chapter 5 Parallel Circuits

5-1 Resistors in Parallel

5-2 Total Parallel Resistance

5-3 Voltage in a Parallel Circuit

5-4 Application of Ohm’s Law

5-5 Kirchhoff’s Current Law

5-6 Current Dividers

5-7 Power in Parallel Circuits

5-8 Troubleshooting

Application Assignment: Putting Your Knowledge to Work

Chapter 6 Series-Parallel Circuits

6-1 Identifying Series-Parallel Relationships

6-2 Analysis of Series-Parallel Resistive Circuits

6-3 Voltage Dividers with Resistive Loads

6-4 Loading Effect of a Voltmeter

6-5 The Wheatstone Bridge

6-6 Thevenin’s Theorem

6-7 The Maximum Power Transfer Theorem

6-8 The Superposition Theorem

6-9 Troubleshooting

Application Assignment: Putting Your Knowledge to Work

Chapter 7 Magnetism and Electromagnetism

7-1 The Magnetic Field

7-2 Electromagnetism

7-3 Electromagnetic Devices

7-4 Magnetic Hysteresis

7-5 Electromagnetic Induction

7-6 Applications of Electromagnetic Induction

Application Assignment: Putting Your Knowledge to Work

Part II AC Circuits

Chapter 8 Introduction to Alternating Current and Voltage

8-1 The Sinusoidal Waveform

8-2 Sinusoidal Voltage Sources

8-3 Voltage and Current Values of Sine Waves

8-4 Angular Measurement of a Sine Wave

8-5 The Sine Wave Formula

8-6 Analysis of AC Circuits

8-7 Superimposed DC and AC Voltages

8-8 Nonsinusoidal Waveforms

8-9 The Oscilloscope

Application Assignment: Putting Your Knowledge to Work

Chapter 9 Capacitors

9-1 The Basic Capacitor

9-2 Types of Capacitors

9-3 Series Capacitors

9-4 Parallel Capacitors

9-5 Capacitors in DC Circuits

9-6 Capacitors in AC Circuits

9-7 Capacitor Applications

Application Assignment: Putting Your Knowledge to Work

Chapter 10 RC Circuits

10-1 Sinusoidal Response of RC Circuits

10-2 Impedance and Phase Angle of Series RC Circuits

10-3 Analysis of Series RC Circuits

10-4 Impedance and Phase Angle of Parallel RC Circuits

10-5 Analysis of Parallel RC Circuits

10-6 Analysis of Series-Parallel RC Circuits

10-7 Power in RC Circuits

10-8 Basic Applications

10-9 Troubleshooting

Application Assignment: Putting Your Knowledge to Work

Chapter 11 Inductors

11-1 The Basic Inductor

11-2 Types of Inductors

11-3 Series and Parallel Inductors

11-4 Inductors in DC Circuits

11-5 Inductors in AC Circuits

11-6 Inductor Applications

Application Assignment: Putting Your Knowledge to Work

Chapter 12 RL Circuits

12-1 Sinusoidal Response of RL Circuits

12-2 Impedance and Phase Angle of Series RL Circuits

12-3 Analysis of Series RL Circuits

12-4 Impedance and Phase Angle of Parallel RL Circuits

12-5 Analysis of Parallel RL Circuits

12-6 Analysis of Series-Parallel RL Circuits

12-7 Power in RL Circuits

12-8 Basic Applications

12-9 Troubleshooting

Application Assignment: Putting Your Knowledge to Work

Chapter 13 RLC Circuits and Resonance

13-1 Impedance and Phase Angle of Series RLC Circuits

13-2 Analysis of Series RLC Circuits

13-3 Series Resonance

13-4 Series Resonant Filters

13-5 Parallel RLC Circuits

13-6 Parallel Resonance

13-7 Parallel Resonant Filters

13-8 Applications

Application Assignment Putting Your Knowledge to Work

Chapter 14 Transformers

14-1 Mutual Inductance

14-2 The Basic Transformer

14-3 Step-Up and Step-Down Transformers

14-4 Loading the Secondary

14-5 Reflected Load

14-6 Impedance Matching

14-7 Nonideal Transformer Characteristics

14-8 Tapped and Multiple-Winding Transformers

14-9 Troubleshooting

Application Assignment: Putting Your Knowledge to Work

Part III Devices

Chapter 15 Diodes and Applications

15-1 Introduction to Semiconductors

15-2 The PN Junction Diode

15-3 Diode Characteristics

15-4 Diode Rectifiers

15-5 Power Supplies

15-6 Special-Purpose Diodes

15-7 Troubleshooting

Application Assignment: Putting Your Knowledge to Work

Chapter 16 Transistors and Applications

16-1 DC Operation of Bipolar Junction Transistors (BJTs)

16-2 BJT Class A Amplifiers

16-3 BJT Class B Amplifiers

16-4 The BJT as a Switch

16-5 DC Operations of Field-Effect Transistors (FETs)

16-6 FET Amplifiers

16-7 Feedback Oscillators

16-8 Troubleshooting

Application Assignment: Putting Your Knowledge to Work

Chapter 17 The Operational Amplifier

17-1 Introduction to the Operational Amplifier

17-2 The Differential Amplifier

17-3 Op-Amp Parameters

17-4 Negative Feedback

17-5 Op-Amp Configurations with Negative Feedback

17-6 Op-Amp Impedances

17-7 Troubleshooting

Application Assignment: Putting Your Knowledge to Work

Chapter 18 Basic Op-Amp Circuits

18-1 Comparators

18-2 Summing Amplifiers

18-3 Integrators and Differentiators

18-4 Oscillators

18-5 Active Filters

18-6 Voltage Regulators

Application Assignment: Putting Your Knowledge to Work

Chapter 19 Special-Purpose Op-Amp Circuits

19-1 Instrumentation Amplifiers

19-2 Isolation Amplifiers

19-3 Operational Transconductance Amplifiers (OTAs)

19-4 Active Diode Circuits

19-5 Other Op-Amp Circuits

Application Assignment: Putting Your Knowledge to Work

Chapter 20 Measurement, Conversion, and Control

20-1 Temperature Measurement

20-2 Strain, Pressure, and Flow-Rate Measurements

20-3 Motion Measurement

20-4 Sample-and-Hold Circuits

20-5 Analog-to-Digital Conversion

20-6 Power-Control Circuits

Application Assignment: Putting Your Knowledge to Work

Appendices

A Table of Standard Resistor Values

B Capacitor Color Coding and Marking

C The Current Source, Norton’s Theorem, and Millman’s Theorem

D Devices Data Sheets

E Field-Programmable Analog Arrays (FPAAs)

Answers to Odd-Numbered Problems

Glossary

Index

Hallmark Features:

  • Symptom/Cause” problems, and exercises on Multisim circuits on CD-ROM.
  • Key terms glossary–Furnished at the end of each chapter.
  • Vivid illustrations.
  • Numerous examples in each chapter–Illustrate major concepts, theorems, and methods.
  • Superior pedagogical package–Includes two-page chapter openers with section lists, chapter objectives, key terms lists, and application assignments; section openers and objectives, reviews, summaries, formula lists, self tests, circuit simulation problems, graduated problem sets, hands-on tips, and biographies of key figures in the history of electricity, safety points, calculator tutorials and calculator solutions.
  • Complete Instructors Resource Package (Power Point Presentations, Lab Manual Solutions, Chapter Problem Solutions, Computerized Test Generator, EWB Circuit Files)