Electronics Explained - 2nd Edition - ISBN: 9780128116418

Electronics Explained

2nd Edition

Fundamentals for Engineers, Technicians, and Makers

Paperback ISBN: 9780128116418
Imprint: Newnes
Published Date: 1st November 2017
Page Count: 400
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Electronics Explained takes a systems based approach to the fundamentals of electronics, covering the different types of electronic circuits, how they work, and how they fit together to create modern electronic equipment, enabling you to apply, use, select, operate and discuss common electronic products and systems.

This new edition has been updated to show the latest technological trends with added coverage of:

  • Internet of Things (IoT)
  • Machine-to-Machine (M2M) technology
  • Ethernet to 100 Gb/s
  • Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and other wireless technologies
  • 5 G New Radio cellular standards
  • Microcontrollers and programming with the Arduino, BASIC Stamp and others

Key Features

    • Learn about the basic components of electronics such as resistors, capacitors, inductors, transformers, diodes, transistors, and integrated circuits.
    • Discover different types of circuits, using the functional block diagram approach which makes it easy to understand their purpose and application.
    • Get involved with Hands-On projects in each chapter, using components and ICs with the breadboarding socket.



    Undergraduate students in engineering and other technical areas; Electronics hobbyists, enthusiasts, technical managers, Engineers from disciplines other than electrical

    Table of Contents

    1. Learning about Electronics for Your Own Good
    2. Electronic Concepts: More Interesting Than You Think
    3. The Systems versus Components View of Electronics
    4. Electronic Circuits: Linear/Analog
    5. Electronic Circuits: Digital
    6. How Microcomputers Work
    7. Radio/Wireless
    8. Cell Phones
    9. Networking: Wired and Wireless
    10. Audio Electronics
    11. Video Technology
    12. Industrial Control
    13. Software, Programming and Electronics
    14. Soldering
    Appendix A: References
    Appendix B: Parts List
    Appendix C: learning Resources


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