Contemporary Electric Circuits : Insights and Analysis
For combined DC/AC Circuit Analysis courses and separate DC and AC Circuit Analysis courses in Engineering Technology and Technology programs.This succinct, but thorough treatment of DC and AC circuits analysis effectively communicates the concepts and techniques of circuit analysis with a focused practical style that keeps students motivated. The text starts at a level that the majority of students can grasp and continues with clear, focused explanations that advance students to the desired level proficiency.
- Hardback | 480 pages
- 210.82 x 279.4 x 25.4mm | 1,270.05g
- 27 Nov 2002
- Pearson Education (US)
- United States
- bibliography, index
Table of contents
1. The Nature of Electricity. 2. Electrical Quantities. 3. Series-Parallel Analysis of DC Circuits. 4. AC Sinusoidal Steady-State Signals and Resistive Circuits. 5. Electric Fields and Capacitors. 6. Magnetic Fields and Inductors. 7. Response of RL and RC Circuits to DC Signals. 8. AC Sinusoidal Steady-State Signals, Phasors and Impedance. 9. Series-Parallel Analysis of AC Circuits. 10. Power in AC Circuits. 11. Advanced Methods of DC and AC Circuit Analysis. 12. Thevenin and Norton Equivalent Circuits. 13. Transformers and Mutual Inductors. 14. Three-Phase Circuits and Power. 15. Variable-Frequency Circuit Analysis. 16. Resonant Circuits. Bibliography. Answers to Selected Odd-Numbered Homework Problems. Index.