Electric Circuits, 11th edition

  • James W. Nilsson, 
  • Susan Riedel

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Electric Circuits challenges you to develop the insights of a practicing engineer. The fundamental goals of the best-selling Electric Circuits remain unchanged. The text continues to motivate you to build new ideas based on concepts previously presented, to develop problem-solving skills that rely on a solid conceptual foundation and to introduce realistic engineering experiences that challenge you to develop the insights of a practicing engineer.

The 11th Edition represents the most extensive revision since the 5th Edition, with every sentence, paragraph, subsection and chapter examined and oftentimes rewritten to improve clarity, readability and pedagogy, without sacrificing the breadth and depth of coverage that Electric Circuits is known for. Dr. Susan Riedel draws on her classroom experience to introduce the Analysis Methods feature, which gives students a step-by-step problem-solving approach.

Published by Pearson (July 23rd 2021) - Copyright © 2019

ISBN-13: 9780137477845

Subject: Electrical Engineering

Category: Circuits


Brief Contents

  1. Circuit Variables
  2. Circuit Elements
  3. Simple Resistive Circuits
  4. Techniques of Circuit Analysis
  5. The Operational Amplifier
  6. Inductance, Capacitance, and Mutual Inductance
  7. Response of First-Order RL and RC Circuits
  8. Natural and Step Responses of RLC Circuits
  9. Sinusoidal Steady-State Analysis
  10. Sinusoidal Steady-State Power Calculations
  11. Balanced Three-Phase Circuits
  12. Introduction to the Laplace Transform
  13. The Laplace Transform in Circuit Analysis
  14. Introduction to Frequency Selective Circuits
  15. Active Filter Circuits
  16. Fourier Series
  17. The Fourier Transform
  18. Two-Port Circuits

Appendix A The Solution of Linear Simultaneous Equations

Appendix B Complex Numbers

Appendix C More on Magnetically Coupled Coils and Ideal Transformers

Appendix D The Decibel

Appendix E Bode Diagrams

Appendix F An Abbreviated Table of Trigonometric Identities

Appendix G An Abbreviated Table of Integrals

Appendix H Common Standard Component Values

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