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Introduction to Electric Circuits, 9th Edition by Richard C. Dorf, James A. Svoboda

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Contents

CHAPTER 1 Electric Circuit Variables

1.1 Introduction

1.2 Electric Circuits and Current

1.3 Systems of Units

1.4 Voltage

1.5 Power and Energy

1.6 Circuit Analysis and Design

1.7 How Can We Check … ?

1.8 Design Example—Jet Valve Controller

1.9 Summary

Problems

Design Problems

CHAPTER 2 Circuit Elements

2.1 Introduction

2.2 Engineering and Linear Models

2.3 Active and Passive Circuit Elements

2.4 Resistors

2.5 Independent Sources

2.6 Voltmeters and Ammeters

2.7 Dependent Sources

2.8 Transducers

2.9 Switches

2.10 How Can We Check … ?

2.11 Design Example—Temperature Sensor

2.12 Summary

Problems

Design Problems

CHAPTER 3 Resistive Circuits

3.1 Introduction

3.2 Kirchhoff's Laws

3.3 Series Resistors and Voltage Division

3.4 Parallel Resistors and Current Division

3.5 Series Voltage Sources and Parallel Current Sources

3.6 Circuit Analysis

3.7 Analyzing Resistive Circuits Using MATLAB

3.8 How Can We Check … ?

3.9 Design Example—Adjustable Voltage Source

3.10 Summary

Problems

Design Problems

CHAPTER 4 Methods of Analysis of Resistive Circuits

4.1 Introduction

4.2 Node Voltage Analysis of Circuits with Current Sources

4.3 Node Voltage Analysis of Circuits with Current and Voltage Sources

4.4 Node Voltage Analysis with Dependent Sources

4.5 Mesh Current Analysis with Independent Voltage Sources

4.6 Mesh Current Analysis with Current and Voltage Sources

4.7 Mesh Current Analysis with Dependent Sources

4.8 The Node Voltage Method and Mesh Current Method Compared

4.9 Circuit Analysis ...

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