Cover of: Electronics | Roger Francis Bridgman

Electronics

1st American ed.

Published by Dorling Kindersley in New York, N.Y .
Written in English.

About the Book

Photographs and text explore the history and many aspects of electronics.

Table of Contents

What is electronics?
Pre-electric world
Electricity and magnetism
Electromagnetic waves
Importance of frequency
Resistors
Inductors and transformers
Capacitors
Building circuits
Communicating with electricity
Moving electrons
Using electrons
Amplifiers
Oscillators
How filters work
Semiconductors
Development of the transistor
High frequencies
Translating useful signals
Visual connection
Analog and digital
Signals and codes
Logical rules
Integrated circuits
Making microchips
How electronic devices remember
Microprocessors
Different way of life
Future of electronics
Index.

Edition Notes

"Explore the fast-moving world of electronics, and see the tiny devices that have changed so many aspects of modern life"--Cover.

"Copyright 1993 Dorling Kindersley Limited. This edition copyright 2000 ... Published in the United States by Dorling Kindersley Publishing, Inc ... New York, N.Y."--T.p. verso.

Includes index.

Series Dorling Kindersley DK Eyewitness books -- 90, DK eyewitness books -- 90.

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class 621.381
Library of Congress TK7820 .B75 1993

The Physical Object

Pagination 64 p. :
Number of pages 64

ID Numbers

Open Library OL24932310M
Internet Archive electronics00brid
ISBN 10 0789455986, 0789461706, 0789467240
ISBN 13 9780789455987, 9780789461704, 9780789467249
LC Control Number 92054480
OCLC/WorldCat 43766093

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