Electrical Engineering: An Introduction by Steven E. SchwarzElectrical Engineering: An Introduction by Steven E. Schwarz

Electrical Engineering: An Introduction

bySteven E. Schwarz, William G. Oldham

Hardcover | April 30, 1999

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This comprehensive revision of a popular text helps non-electrical engineering majors--the future users, rather than the designers of electrical devices, systems, and machines--gain a conceptual understanding of electrical engineering. Early coverage of systems and an emphasis on an IC(integrated circuits) "building block" approach motivates non-majors. The text features integration of analog and digital technology with cutting-edge coverage of op-amps, feedback and analog systems. A section on SPICE, the leading computer-aided circuit analysis software, introduces students tocomputerized analysis of circuits. Chapter-end Applications capture student interest by relating material to contemporary topics such as automobile suspension systems, high-fidelity audio, and hand-held computers.
William G. Oldham is at both of the University of California, Berkeley.
Title:Electrical Engineering: An IntroductionFormat:HardcoverDimensions:782 pages, 7.76 × 9.57 × 1.46 inPublished:April 30, 1999Publisher:Oxford University Press

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0195105850

ISBN - 13:9780195105858


Table of Contents

Introduction and OverviewPart I: Introduction to Circuits1. Principles of Electric Circuits2. Introduction to dc Circuit Analysis3. Techniques of dc Analysis4. Active Circuit ElementsPart II: Time-varying Signals in Circuit Analysis5. Inductance and Capacitance6. Sinusoidal Signals7. Phasor Analysis8. Transient Response of Passive CircuitsPart III: Analog Signals and Techniques9. Principles of Analog Systems10. Practical Analog TechnologyPart IV: Digital Signals and Their Uses11. Digital Building Blocks12. Introduction to Digital SystemsPart V: Active Devices and Circuits13. Semiconductor Devices14. Transistor Amplifiers15. Digital CircuitsPart VI: Magnetic Devices, Electric Power, and Machines16. Electric Power17. Electromechanical Devices ReferencesAnswers to Even-Numbered ProblemsIndex