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The Circuit Designer's Companion, 4th Edition by Peter Wilson

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Index

Note: Page numbers followed by “f” indicate figures, “t” indicate tables.’
A
Abnormal conditions, 324
input transients, 345–347
output overload, 343–344
overvoltage protection, 348–349
transient suppressors, 347–348, 347f
turn-on and turn-off, 349–350, 350f
Absorption losses, shielding effectiveness determinants, 385, 386f
AC circuits, 151
AC parameters
comparators, 245–247
advantages of active low, 246, 247f
load impedance, 246, 246f
overdrive, 245–246, 245f
pulse timing error, 246–247, 247f
op-amp, 222, 222f
Accelerators, thermal stresses, 85
Achilles heel of IGBT, 205–206
Acrylics, 87–88
Active components
bipolar transistors, 181–189
diodes, 161–175
IGBTs, 203–206
JFETs, 189–194
MOSFETs, 194–203
thyristors and triacs, 175–181
wide band gap devices, 206–208
ADCs ...

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