Teach Yourself Electricity and Electronics, Sixth Edition
ISBN: 1259585530
EAN13: 9781259585531
Language: English
Pages: 768
Dimensions: 2.00" H x 9.00" L x 8.00" W
Weight: 3.00 lbs.
Format: Paperback
Book Overview
Learn electricity and electronics fundamentals and applications--all without taking a formal course This fully updated guide offers practical, easy-to-follow instruction on electricity and electronics. Written by a pair of experienced instructors, Teach Yourself Electricity and Electronics , Sixth Edition, features plain language explanations and step-by-step lessons that make it easy to understand the material quickly. Throughout, detailed illustrations, practical examples, and self-tests reinforce key concepts. Inside, you'll find all-new coverage of switching power supplies, class-D amplifiers, lithium-polymer batteries, microcontrollers--even the Arduino electronics platform. This up-to-date sixth edition covers: - Direct Current (DC) Circuits - Resistors - Cells and Batteries - Magnetism - Alternating Current (AC) Circuits - Inductors and Capacitors - Phase - Inductive and Capacitive Reactance - Impedance and Admittance - AC Power and Resonance - Transformers and Impedance Matching - Semiconductors, Diodes, and Transistors - Integrated Circuits (ICs) and Electron Tubes - Amplifiers and Oscillators - Wireless Transmitters and Receivers - Digital Circuits - Microcontrollers, including the Arduino - Transducers, Sensors, Location, and Navigation - Acoustics and Audio - Lasers - Advanced Communication Systems - Antennas for RF Communications