PSpice Manual V. 9.2 / Edition 1

PSpice Manual V. 9.2 / Edition 1

by James W. Nilsson, Susan A. Riedel
     
 

ISBN-10: 013067494X

ISBN-13: 9780130674944

Pub. Date: 05/28/2002

Publisher: Prentice Hall

About the Authors

James W. Nilsson taught at Iowa State University for 39 years. Since retiring from Iowa State, he has been a visiting professor at Notre Dame, California Polytechnic at San Luis Obispo, and the United States Air Force Academy. In 1962, he co-authored (with R. G. Brown) Introduction to Linear Systems Analysis (John

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About the Authors

James W. Nilsson taught at Iowa State University for 39 years. Since retiring from Iowa State, he has been a visiting professor at Notre Dame, California Polytechnic at San Luis Obispo, and the United States Air Force Academy. In 1962, he co-authored (with R. G. Brown) Introduction to Linear Systems Analysis (John Wiley & Sons). In 1968, he authored Introduction to Circuits, Instruments, and Electronics (Harcourt Brace and World). Professor Nilsson received a Standard Oil Outstanding Teacher Award in 1968, the IEEE Undergraduate Teaching Award in 1992, and the McGraw-Hill Jacob Millman Award in 1995. In 1995 he was elected a Fellow of the IEEE.

Susan A. Riedel has been a member of the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Marquette University since 1981. She also holds a clinical research appointment with the Department of Orthopaedics, Medical College of Wisconsin. She was a visiting professor with the Bioengineering Unit, University of Strathclyde, Glascow, Scotland, as a Fulbright Scholar during the 1989-1990 academic year. She has received two awards for teaching excellence at Marquette, and was recognized for her research contributions with an award from the Chicago Unit of the Shriner's Hospitals.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780130674944
Publisher:
Prentice Hall
Publication date:
05/28/2002
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
112
Product dimensions:
7.22(w) x 9.22(h) x 0.28(d)

Table of Contents

1. Circuit Variables and Circuit Elements.
Circuit Analysis: An Overview. Voltage, Current and the Basic Circuit Element. Power and Energy. Voltage and Current Sources. Electrical Resistance (Ohm's Law). Kirchoff's Laws. Analysis of a Circuit with Dependent Sources. Summary.

2. Some Circuit Simplification Techniques.

Practical Perspective: A Digital-to-Analog Resistive Ladder.

Combining Resistors in Series and Parallel. Voltage and Current Dividers. Source Transformations. Superposition. Practical Perspective: Analysis of the Digital-to-Analog Resistive Ladder. Summary.
3. Techniques of Circuit Analysis.

Practical Perspective: Realistic Resistors.

Terminology. Introduction to the Node-Voltage Method. The Node-Voltage Method and Dependent Sources. The Node-Voltage Method: Some Special Cases. Introduction to the Mesh-Current Method. The Mesh-Current Method and Dependent Sources. The Mesh-Current Method: Some Special Cases. The Node-Voltage Method vs. the Mesh-Current Method. Thevenin and Norton Equivalents. More on Deriving a Thevenin Equivalent. Maximum Power Transfer. Practical Perspective: Realistic Resistors. Summary.
4. The Operational Amplifier.

Practical Perspective: The Flash Converter.

Operational Amplifier Terminals. Terminal Voltages and Currents. The Inverting-Amplifier Circuit. The Summing-Amplifier Circuit. The Non-inverting-Amplifier Circuit. TheDifference-Amplifier Circuit. The Comparator. Practical Perspective: The Flash Converter. Summary.
5. The Natural and Step Response of RL and RC Circuits.

Practical Perspective: Dual Slope Analog-to-Digital Converter.

The Inductor. The Capacitor. Series-Parallel Combinations of Inductance and Capacitance. Natural Response of RL and RC Circuits. Step Response of RL and RC Circuits. The Integrating Amplifier. Practical Perspective: Analysis of Dual Slope Converter. Summary.
6. Natural and Step Response of RLC Circuits.

Practical Perspective: Effect of Parasitic Inductance on the Step Response of a Series RLC Circuit.

Introduction to the Natural Response of a Parallel RLC Circuit. The Forms of the Natural Response of a Parallel RLC Circuit. The Step Response of a Parallel RLC Circuit. The Natural and Step Response of a Series RLC Circuit. Practical Perspective: Effect of Inductance on the Step Response of a Series RLC Circuit. Summary.
7. Sinusoidal Steady State Analysis.

Practical Perspective: Household Distribution Circuit.

The Sinusoidal Source. The Sinusoidal Response. The Phasor. The Passive Circuit Elements in the Frequency Domain. Kirchhoff's Laws in the Frequency Domain. Circuit Simplifications. The Node-Voltage Method. The Mesh-Current Method. Instantaneous, Average, and Reactive Power. The RMS Value and Power Calculations. Complex Power and Power Calculations. Practical Perspective: Household Distribution Circuit. Summary.
8. Introduction to the Laplace Transform.

Practical Perspective: A Two-Stage RC-Ladder Network.

Definition of the Laplace Transform. The Step Function. The Impulse Function. Functional Transforms. Operational Transforms. Applying the Laplace Transform. Inverse Transforms. Poles and Zeros of F(s). Initial and Final Value Theorems. Practical Perspective: A Two-Stage RC-Ladder Network. Summary
9. The Laplace Transform in Circuit Analysis.

Practical Perspective: Creation of a Voltage Surge by Switching.

Circuit Elements in the s-Domain. Circuit Analysis in the s-Domain. Applications. The Transfer Function. The Transfer Function in Partial Fraction Expansions. The Transfer Function and the Convolution Integral. The Transfer Function and the Steady-State Sinusoidal Response. The Impulse Function in Circuit Analysis. Practical Perspective: Analysis of a Voltage Surge Caused by Switching off a Load. Summary.
Appendix A: International System of Units.
Appendix B: Complex Numbers.
Appendix C: Trigonometric Identities.
Appendix D: An Abbreviated Table of Integrals.
Appendix E: Answers to Selected Problems.

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