The Fundamentals of Electrical Engineering: for Mechatronics

The Fundamentals of Electrical Engineering: for Mechatronics

by Felix Huning

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9783110349917
Publisher: De Gruyter
Publication date: 05/26/2014
Pages: 217
Sales rank: 334,600
Product dimensions: 6.69(w) x 9.45(h) x 0.02(d)
Age Range: 18 Years

About the Author

Felix Hüning, University of Applied Sciences Aachen, Germany.



Prof. Dr. Felix Hüning, Professor für Allgemeine Fahrzeugsysteme und Grundlagen der Elektrotechnik an der FH Aachen.

Table of Contents

1 The fundamentals of solid-state physics 1

1.1 Charge carriers, crystal structure and conductivity 1

1.2 The electrical properties of solids 2

2 Fundamental electrical laws 7

2.1 The basics of electric field theory 7

2.2 Electric potential and voltage 8

2.3 Displacement field and electric flux 10

2.4 Electric current and current density 12

3 Fundamental circuit elements 15

3.1 Electric circuits 15

3.2 Consumer and generator system 16

3.3 Voltage sources 16

3.4 Ideal current sources 19

3.5 Resistance, resistors and Ohm's law 21

3.5.1 Real resistors 24

3.5.2 Short circuit and open load 25

3.5.3 Real voltage sources 27

3.5.4 Real current sources 28

3.5.5 Transformation of sources 30

4 Fundamental electrical circuit laws 33

4.1 Kirchhoff's laws 33

4.1.1 Kirchhoff's current law 33

4.1.2 Kirchhoff's voltage law 36

4.2 Operating point 38

4.3 Wye-Delta transformation 40

4.4 Meters and measurements 42

4.5 Power and energy 44

4.6 Maximum power transfer 45

4.7 Dependent and independent sources 47

5 Circuit analysis 51

5.1 Nodal analysis 51

5.2 Mesh analysis 60

5.3 Linearity and Superposition 65

5.4 Two-terminal circuit and Thévenin's theorem 70

5.5 Norton's theorem 75

6 Operational amplifier 79

6.1 Operational amplifier 79

6.2 Operational amplifier circuits 83

7 Time domain circuit analysis 91

7.1 Capacitor 91

7.2 Inductors 99

7.3 Transient effects and switching 102

7.3.1 First order circuit - the natural response 103

7.3.2 First order circuit - complete response 106

7.3.3 Second order circuit - the natural response 112

7.3.4 Second order circuit - the complete response 120

7.4 AC Analysis 124

7.4.1 Vector diagram 129

7.4.2 Complex numbers 134

7.4.3 Application of complex numbers to AC circuits 136

7.4.4 AC circuits 137

7.4.5 Kirchhoff's laws for AC circuits 140

8 Building blocks 149

8.1 High-pass filter 149

8.2 Bode plot 152

8.3 Low-pass filter 153

8.4 Higher order filters 155

8.5 Active filter 159

9 AC power 161

9.1 AC power of a pure resistive two terminal network 161

9.2 AC power of a pure inductive two terminal network 162

9.3 AC power of a mixed two terminal network with L, R and C 164

10 Oscillating circuits 169

10.1 Series configuration 169

10.2 Parallel configuration 175

11 Semiconductor devices 177

11.1 Diode 178

11.2 Bipolar transistor 186

11.3 MOSFET 192

12 Circuit simulation 199

PSPICE 200

References 205

Index 207

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