Basic Engineering Circuit Analysis, Study Guide / Edition 6

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This popular introductory circuits text, known for its "learn-by-doing format" has been further improved with the additions of new problem-solving techniques and other learning enhancements. The presentations of the fundamental principles are replete with examples, drill problems, extension exercises and design problems.
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Editorial Reviews

Textbook introduces the techniques of linear circuit analysis, primarily for electrical engineering majors. Requires math background through differential and integral calculus and an understanding of the techniques involved in the solution of differential equations with constant coefficients; basic knowledge of matrices and computer programming would be helpful. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780471366485
  • Publisher: Wiley, John & Sons, Incorporated
  • Publication date: 12/28/1998
  • Edition description: Older Edition
  • Edition number: 6
  • Pages: 192
  • Product dimensions: 8.47 (w) x 10.86 (h) x 0.50 (d)

Table of Contents

Ch. 1 Basic Concepts
1.1 System of Units 1
1.2 Basic Quantities 2
1.3 Circuit Elements 10
Ch. 2 Resistive Circuits
2.1 Ohm's Law 21
2.2 Kirchhoff's Laws 26
2.3 Single-Loop Circuits 36
2.4 Single-Node-Pair Circuits 45
2.5 Series and Parallel Resistor Combinations 54
2.6 Circuits with Series-Parallel Combinations of Resistors 57
2.7 Wye [actual symbol not reproducible] Delta Transformations 65
2.8 Circuits with Dependent Sources 69
Ch. 3 Nodal and Loop Analysis Techniques
3.1 Nodal Analysis 89
3.2 Loop Analysis 113
3.3 Circuit Equations via Network Topology 127
3.4 Circuits with Operational Amplifiers 138
Ch. 4 DC PSPICE Analysis
4.2 Elements of the Program 167
4.3 Applications 175
Ch. 5 Additional Analysis Techniques
5.1 Network Theorems 197
5.2 Maximum Power Transfer 231
5.3 Sensitivity Analysis 236
Ch. 6 Capacitance and Inductance
6.1 Capacitors 254
6.2 Inductors 260
6.3 Capacitor and Inductor Combinations 264
Ch. 7 RC and RL Circuits
7.1 Development of the Fundamental Procedures 280
7.2 Source-Free Circuits 286
7.3 Circuits with Constant and Nonconstant Forcing Functions 294
7.4 Pulse Response 305
7.5 RC Operational Amplifier Circuits 310
7.6 Transient Circuit Analysis Using PSPICE 313
Ch. 8 RLC Circuits
8.1 The Basic Circuit Equation 345
8.2 Mathematical Development of the Response Equations 346
8.3 The Network Response 352
8.4 PSPICE Analysis of RLC Circuits 365
Ch. 9 Sinusoids and Phasors
9.1 Sinusoids 382
9.2 Sinusoidal and Complex Forcing Functions 387
9.3 Phasors 391
9.4 Phasor Relationships for Circuit Elements 394
9.5 Impedance and Admittance 399
9.6 Basic Analysis Using Kirchhoff's Laws 418
9.7 Use of Phasors in Operational Amplifier Circuits 423
Ch. 10 Sinusoidal Steady-State Analysis
10.1 Linearity 435
10.2 Nodal Analysis 436
10.3 Mesh Analysis 443
10.4 Superposition 446
10.5 Source Transformation 450
10.6 Thevenin's and Norton's Theorems 452
10.7 PSPICE Analysis Techniques 460
Ch. 11 Steady-State Power Analysis
11.1 Instantaneous Power 481
11.2 Average Power 482
11.3 Maximum Average Power Transfer 489
11.4 Effective or rms Values 494
11.5 The Power Factor 498
11.6 Complex Power 501
11.7 Power Measurements 508
11.8 Safety Considerations 511
Ch. 12 Polyphase Circuits
12.1 Three-Phase Circuits 533
12.2 Three-Phase Connections 536
12.3 PSPICE Analysis of Three-Phase Circuits 557
12.4 Three-Phase Measurement 564
12.5 Power Factor Correction 570
Ch. 13 Magnetically Coupled Networks
13.1 Mutual Inductance 581
13.2 Energy Analysis 589
13.3 The Linear Transformer 592
13.4 PSPICE Analysis of Magnetically Coupled Circuits 597
13.5 The Ideal Transformer 600
13.6 PSPICE Analysis of Ideal Transformer Circuits 613
13.7 Ideal Autotransformers 616
13.8 Three-Phase Transformers 619
13.9 Safety Considerations 623
Ch. 14 Frequency Characteristics
14.1 General Network Characteristics 639
14.2 Sinusoidal Frequency Analysis 643
14.3 Resonant Circuits 660
14.4 Scaling 681
14.5 Frequency Response Using PSPICE 683
14.6 Filter Networks 688
Ch. 15 Two-Port Network
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