Understanding Electronics

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Understand Electronics provides a readable introduction to the exciting world of electronics for the student or enthusiast with little previous knowledge. The subject is treated with the minimum of mathematics and the book is extensively illustrated. This is an essential guide for the newcomer to electronics, and follows on from the author's best-seller, Beginner's Guide to Electronics. Understand Electronics covers basic theory, diodes, transistors, integrated circuits, computer applications of electronics - ...
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Overview

Understand Electronics provides a readable introduction to the exciting world of electronics for the student or enthusiast with little previous knowledge. The subject is treated with the minimum of mathematics and the book is extensively illustrated. This is an essential guide for the newcomer to electronics, and follows on from the author's best-seller, Beginner's Guide to Electronics. Understand Electronics covers basic theory, diodes, transistors, integrated circuits, computer applications of electronics - binary arithmetic, ROM and RAM, interactive CD/I - and other applications of electronics in microwaves, medicine, industry, and sound and video recording.

Understand Electronics provides a readable introduction to the exciting world of electronics for the student or enthusiast with little previous knowledge. The subject is treated with the minimum of mathematics and the book is extensively illustrated.
This is an essential guide for the newcomer to electronics, and replaces the author's best-selling Beginner's Guide to Electronics.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780750621007
  • Publisher: Elsevier Science & Technology Books
  • Publication date: 7/15/1995
  • Edition description: Older Edition
  • Pages: 256
  • Product dimensions: 6.06 (w) x 9.21 (h) x 0.66 (d)

Table of Contents

Introduction
1 Electrons and electricity 1
2 E.m.f. and potential 11
3 Resistance 20
4 Capacitance 30
5 Inductance 46
6 Simple circuits 57
7 Semiconduction 64
8 Transistors 74
9 Semiconductor circuits 86
10 More semiconducting devices 99
11 Sensors and transducers 103
12 Optoelectronic sensors 120
13 Light sources and displays 126
14 From components to circuits 132
15 Oscillating circuits 148
16 Test equipment 157
17 Amplifier circuits 167
18 Operational amplifiers 175
19 Logic circuits 185
20 Audio electronics 202
21 Computers 217
22 Telecommunications 231
23 Microwaves 252
24 Medical electronics 266
25 Electronics in industry 275
26 Electronics and the future 289
Index 293
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