Understand Electronics – Owen Bishop – 2nd Edition

In Understand Electronics, Owen Bishop covers the basics needed in all the main areas of electronics with a jargon-free, informative style, and numerous illustrations.

An essential book for the newcomer to electronics, this highly practical guide provides a thorough introduction to practical electronics and the basic of electronic components and circuitry. Owen Bishop, a leading electronics author, takes a step-by-step approach, employing the minimum of mathematics, to create a text that is ideal for the student or enthusiast who has little previous knowledge of the subject area but wishes to find out more.

The new edition has been thoroughly updated throughout, with many new illustrations and coverage of recent advances in electronics, a chapter on microcontrollers – the simple programmable devices that are transforming electronics project work. A new section on test equipment reinforces the practical emphasis of the book.

-Introduction
-Electrons and electricity
-E.M.F. and potential
-Resistance
-Capacitance
-Inductance
-Simple
-Semiconduction
-Transistors
-Semiconductor circuits
-Power circuits
-Sensors and transducers
-Optoelectronic sensors
-Light sources and displays
-Test equipment
-From components to circuits
-Oscillating circuits
-Amplifying circuits
-Operational amplifiers
-Logic circuits
-Audio electronics
-Computers
-Microcontrollers
-Telecommunications
-Microwaves
-Medical electronics
-Electronics in industry;
-Electronics and the future
-Index

Title: Understand Electronics
Author: Owen Bishop
Edition: 2nd Edition
ISBN: 9780750653190
Type: eBook
Language: English

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