Fundamentals of Electrical Engineering by Leonard S. BobrowFundamentals of Electrical Engineering by Leonard S. Bobrow

Fundamentals of Electrical Engineering

byLeonard S. Bobrow

Hardcover | April 30, 1999

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The second edition of the highly successful Fundamentals of Electrical Engineering is thoroughly expanded and updated. The text is divided into four parts: circuits, electronics, digital systems, and electromagnetics. Although it delves in depth into each of these topics, the text representsmore than your basic survey of the basics of electrical engineering. A solid understanding of the fundamental principles on which modern electrical engineering is based is also provided. This edition includes a chapter on circuit analysis software SPICE, with a detailed discussion of the PC versionknown as PSPICE (from MicroSim Corp.). Numerous drill exercises have been added to this new edition, reinforcing ideas presented in the examples. There are over 1,000 end-of-chapter problems. This text is suitable for a variety of electrical engineering courses. It can be used as a text for anintroduction to electrical engineering for both majors and non-majors or both, or can be split and the various chapters utilized for an introduction to circuits course, a first electronics course, or for a course on digital electronics and logic design.
Leonard Bobrow is at University of Massachusetts.
Title:Fundamentals of Electrical EngineeringFormat:HardcoverDimensions:1184 pages, 7.4 × 9.49 × 1.89 inPublished:April 30, 1999Publisher:Oxford University Press

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0195105095

ISBN - 13:9780195105094


Table of Contents

Part I: Circuits1. Basic Elements and Laws1.1. Voltage Sources, Current Sources, and Resistors1.2. Kirchhoff's Current Law (KCL)1.3. Kirchhoff's Voltage Law (KVL)1.4. Independent and Dependent Souces1.5. Instantaneous Power2. Circuit Analysis Principles2.1. Nodal Analysis2.2. Determinants and Cramer's Rule2.3. Mesh Analysis2.4. Ideal Amplifiers2.5. Thevevnin's and Norton's Theorems2.6. Linearity and Superposition3. Time-Domain Circuit Analysis3.1. Inductors and Capacitors3.2. Integral Relationships for Inductors and Capacitors3.3. First-Order Circuits - The Natural Response3.4. First-Order Circuits - The Complete Response3.5. Second-Order Circuits - The Natural Response3.6. Second-Order Circuits - The Complete Response4. AC Analysis4.1. Time-Domain Analysis4.2. Complex Numbers4.3. Frequency-Domain Analysis4.4. Power4.5. Important Power Concepts4.6. Polyphase Circuits4.7. Three-Phase Loads5. Important Circuit and System Concepts5.1. Frequency Response5.2. Resonance5.3. Complex Frequency5.4. Introduction to Systems5.5. The Laplace Transform5.6. Inverse Laplace Transforms5.7. Application of the Laplace TransformPart II: Electronics6. Diodes6.1. Semiconductors6.2. Doped Semiconductors6.3. The Junction Diode6.4. The Ideal Diode6.5. Nonideal-Diode Models6.6. Zener Diodes6.7. Effects of Capacitance7. Bipolar Junction Transistors (BJTs)7,1. The pnp Transistor7.2. The npn Transistor7.3. Cutoff and Saturation7.4. Applications to Digitial Logic Circuits7.5. DTL Integrated-Circuit (IC) Logic7.6. Transistor-Transistor Logic (TTL)7.7. Other IC Logic Families8. Field-Effect Transistors (FETs)8.1. The Junction Field-Effect Transistor (JFET)8.2. Metal-Oxide-Semiconductor Field-Effect Transistors (MOSFETs)8.3. MOSFET Logic Gates8,4. Complementary MOSFETs (CMOS)9. Transistor Amplifiers9.1. BJT Amplifiers9.2. FET Amplifiers9.3. Frequency Response9.4. Power Amplifiers10. Electronic Circuits and Amplifiers10.1. IC Amplifiers10.2. Operational Amplifiers10.3. Feedback10.4. Sinusoidal Oscillators10.5. Comparators10.6. Introduction to CommunicationPart III: Digital Systems11. Digital Logic11.1. Binary Numbers11.2. Binary Arithmetic11.3. Digital Logic Circuits11.4. Boolean Algebra11.5. Standard Forms of Boolean Functions11.6. Simplification of Boolean Functions12. Logic Design12.1. Combinatorial Logic12.2. MSI and LSI Design12.3. Sequential Logic13. Digital Devices13.1. Counters13.2. Registers13.3. Memories13.4. Digital Information ProcessingPart IV: Electromagnetics14. Electromagnetics14.1. Magnetic Fields14.2. Magnetic Circuits14.3. Transformers14.4. The Ideal Transformer14.5. Nonideal-Transformer Models15. Machines15.1. Tranducers15.2. Moving-Coil and Moving-Iron Devices15.3. Rotating-Coil Devices15.4. Generators15.5. MotorsPart V: SPICE16. SPICE16.1. PSPICE16.2. Transient Analysis16.3. AC Analysis16.4. Diodes16.5. Dipolar Junction Transistors (BJTs)16.6. Field-Effect Transistors (FETs)16.7. Transistor Amplifiers16.8. Operational Amplifiers

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"Beautifully illustrated, very complete text."--Leo Holzenthal, Jr., University of New Orleans