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Electronics Fundamentals: Circuits, Devices & Applications, 8th edition

  • Thomas L. Floyd
  • David M. Buchla
Electronics Fundamentals: Circuits, Devices & Applications

ISBN-13: 9780135072950

Includes: Hardcover

8th edition

Published byPearson (June 23rd 2009) - Copyright © 2010

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Overview

 This renowned book offers a comprehensive yet practical exploration of basic electrical and electronic concepts, hands-on applications, and troubleshooting. Written in a clear and accessible narrative, the Seventh Edition focuses on fundamental principles and their applications to solving real circuit analysis problems, and devotes six chapters to examining electronic devices. Some key features include:

 

  • Symptom/Cause” problems, and exercises on Multisim circuits available at www.pearsonhighered.com/floyd
  • Key terms glossary—Furnished at the end of each chapter.
  • Vivid illustrations.
  • Numerous examples in each chapter—Illustrate major concepts, theorems, and methods.

     

  • This is a perfect reference for professionals with a career in electronics, engineering, technical sales, field service, industrial manufacturing, service shop repair, and/or technical writing.

  • Table of contents

    Electronics Fundamentals  

     

    Part I  DC Circuits

     

    Chapter 1  Quantities and Units

    1-1   Scientific and Engineering Notation

    1-2   Units and Metric Prefixes

    1-3   Metric Unit Conversions

    1-4   Measured Numbers

    1-5   Electrical Safety

     

    Chapter 2  Voltage, Current, and Resistance

     2-1 Atoms

     2-2 Electrical Charge

     2-3 Voltage

     2-4 Current

     2-5 Resistance

     2-6 The Electric Circuit

     2-7 Basic Circuit Measurements

            Application Assignment: Putting Your Knowledge to Work

     

    Chapter 3  Ohm’s Law, Energy, and Power

    3-1   Ohm’s Law

    3-2   Application of Ohm’s Law

    3-3   Energy and Power

    3-4   Power in an Electric Circuit

    3-5   The Power Rating of Resistors

    3-6   Energy Conversion and Voltage Drop in a Resistance

    3-7   Power Supplies

    3-8   Introduction to Troubleshooting

    Application Assignment: Putting Your Knowledge to Work

     

     

    Chapter 4  Series Circuits

    4-1   Resistors in Series

    4-2   Total Series Resistance

    4-3   Current in a Series Circuit

    4-4   Application of Ohm’s Law

    4-5   Voltage Sources in Series

    4-6   Kirchhoff’s Voltage Law

    4-7   Voltage Dividers

    4-8   Power in Series Circuits

    4-9   Voltage Measurements

    4-10  Troubleshooting

    Application Assignment: Putting Your Knowledge to Work

     

    Chapter 5  Parallel Circuits

    5-1   Resistors in Parallel

    5-2   Total Parallel Resistance

    5-3   Voltage in a Parallel Circuit

    5-4   Application of Ohm’s Law

    5-5   Kirchhoff’s Current Law

    5-6   Current Dividers

    5-7   Power in Parallel Circuits

    5-8   Troubleshooting

    Application Assignment: Putting Your Knowledge to Work

     

    Chapter 6 Series-Parallel Circuits

    6-1   Identifying Series-Parallel Relationships

    6-2   Analysis of Series-Parallel Resistive Circuits

    6-3   Voltage Dividers with Resistive Loads

    6-4   Loading Effect of a Voltmeter

    6-5   The Wheatstone Bridge

    6-6   Thevenin’s Theorem

    6-7   The Maximum Power Transfer Theorem

    6-8   The Superposition Theorem

    6-9   Troubleshooting

    Application Assignment: Putting Your Knowledge to Work

     

    Chapter 7  Magnetism and Electromagnetism

    7-1   The Magnetic Field

    7-2   Electromagnetism

    7-3   Electromagnetic Devices

    7-4   Magnetic Hysteresis

    7-5   Electromagnetic Induction

    7-6   Applications of Electromagnetic Induction

    Application Assignment: Putting Your Knowledge to Work

     

     

    Part II  AC Circuits

     

    Chapter 8 Introduction to Alternating Current and Voltage

    8-1   The Sinusoidal Waveform

    8-2   Sinusoidal Voltage Sources

    8-3   Voltage and Current Values of Sine Waves

    8-4   Angular Measurement of a Sine Wave

    8-5   The Sine Wave Formula

    8-6   Analysis of AC Circuits

    8-7   Superimposed DC and AC Voltages

    8-8   Nonsinusoidal Waveforms

    8-9   The Oscilloscope

    Application Assignment: Putting Your Knowledge to Work

    Chapter 9 Capacitors

    9-1   The Basic Capacitor

    9-2   Types of Capacitors

    9-3   Series Capacitors

    9-4   Parallel Capacitors

    9-5   Capacitors in DC Circuits

    9-6   Capacitors in AC Circuits

    9-7   Capacitor Applications

    Application Assignment: Putting Your Knowledge to Work

     

     

    Chapter 10 RC Circuits

    10-1  Sinusoidal Response of RC Circuits

    10-2  Impedance and Phase Angle of Series RC Circuits

    10-3  Analysis of Series RC Circuits

    10-4  Impedance and Phase Angle of Parallel RC Circuits

    10-5  Analysis of Parallel RC Circuits

    10-6  Analysis of Series-Parallel RC Circuits

    10-7  Power in RC Circuits

    10-8  Basic Applications

    10-9  Troubleshooting

    Application Assignment: Putting Your Knowledge to Work

     

     

    Chapter 11 Inductors

    11-1  The Basic Inductor

    11-2  Types of Inductors

    11-3  Series and Parallel Inductors

    11-4  Inductors in DC Circuits

    11-5  Inductors in AC Circuits

    11-6  Inductor Applications

    Application Assignment: Putting Your Knowledge to Work

     

     

    Chapter 12 RL Circuits

    12-1  Sinusoidal Response of RL Circuits

    12-2  Impedance and Phase Angle of Series RL Circuits

    12-3  Analysis of Series RL Circuits

    12-4  Impedance and Phase Angle of Parallel RL Circuits

    12-5  Analysis of Parallel RL Circuits

    12-6  Analysis of Series-Parallel RL Circuits

    12-7  Power in RL Circuits

    12-8  Basic Applications

    12-9  Troubleshooting

    Application Assignment: Putting Your Knowledge to Work

     

    Chapter 13  RLC Circuits and Resonance

    13-1  Impedance and Phase Angle of Series RLC Circuits

    13-2  Analysis of Series RLC Circuits

    13-3  Series Resonance

    13-4  Series Resonant Filters

    13-5  Parallel RLC Circuits

    13-6  Parallel Resonance

    13-7  Parallel Resonant Filters

    13-8  Applications

    Application Assignment Putting Your Knowledge to Work

     

    Chapter 14  Time Response of Reactive Circuits

    14-1  The RC Integrator

    14-2  Response of RC Integrators to a Single Pulse

    14-3  Response of RC Integrators to Repetitive Pulses

    14-4  Response of RC Differentiators to a Single Pulse

    14-5  Response of RC Differentiators to Repetitive Pulses

    14-6  Response of RL Integrators to Pulse Inputs

    14-7  Response of RL Differentiators to Pulse Inputs

    14-8  Applications

    14-9  Troubleshooting

    Application Assignment: Putting Your Knowledge to Work

     

    Chapter 15 Transformers

    15-1  Mutual Inductance

    15-2  The Basic Transformer

    15-3  Step-Up and Step-Down Transformers

    15-4  Loading the Secondary

    15-5  Reflected Load

    15-6  Impedance Matching

    15-7  Nonideal Transformer Characteristics

    15-8  Tapped and Multiple-Winding Transformers

    15-9  Troubleshooting

    Application Assignment: Putting Your Knowledge to Work

     

    Part III  Devices

     

    Chapter 16 Diodes and Applications

    16-1  Introduction to Semiconductors

    16-2  The PN Junction Diode

    16-3  Diode Characteristics

    16-4  Diode Rectifiers

    16-5  Power Supplies

    16-6  Special-Purpose Diodes

    16-7  Troubleshooting

    Application Assignment: Putting Your Knowledge to Work

    Chapter 17  Transistors and Applications

    17-1  DC Operation of Bipolar Junction Transistors (BJTs)

    17-2  BJT Class A Amplifiers

    17-3  BJT Class B Amplifiers

    17-4  The BJT as a Switch

    17-5  DC Operations of Field-Effect Transistors (FETs)

    17-6  FET Amplifiers

    17-7  Feedback Oscillators

    17-8  Troubleshooting

    Application Assignment: Putting Your Knowledge to Work

     

    Chapter 18  The Operational Amplifier

    18-1  Introduction to the Operational Amplifier

    18-2  The Differential Amplifier

    18-3  Op-Amp Parameters

    18-4  Negative Feedback

    18-5  Op-Amp Configurations with Negative Feedback

    18-6  Op-Amp Impedances

    18-7  Troubleshooting

    Application Assignment: Putting Your Knowledge to Work

     

     

    Chapter 19 Basic Op-Amp Circuits

    19-1  Comparators

    19-2  Summing Amplifiers

    19-3  Integrators and Differentiators

    19-4  Oscillators

    19-5  Active Filters

    19-6  Voltage Regulators

    Application Assignment: Putting Your Knowledge to Work

     

    Chapter 20 Special-Purpose Op-Amp Circuits

    20-1  Instrumentation Amplifiers

    20-2  Isolation Amplifiers

    20-3  Operational Transconductance Amplifiers (OTAs)

    20-4  Active Diode Circuits

    20-5  Other Op-Amp Circuits

    Application Assignment: Putting Your Knowledge to Work

     

    Chapter 21 Measurement, Conversion, and Control

    21-1  Temperature Measurement

    21-2  Strain, Pressure, and Flow-Rate Measurements

    21-3  Motion Measurement

    21-4  Sample-and-Hold Circuits

    21-5  Analog-to-Digital Conversion

    21-6  Power-Control Circuits

    Application Assignment: Putting Your Knowledge to Work

     

    Appendices

    A     Table of Standard Resistor Values

    B      Capacitor Color Coding and Marking

    C      The Current Source, Norton’s Theorem, and Millman’s Theorem

    D      Devices Data Sheets

    E       Field-Programmable Analog Arrays (FPAAs)

     

    Answers to Odd-Numbered Problems

    Glossary

    Index

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