PHYSICS 310: electronics and instrumentation, fall 2014

Tim Gfroerer, Davidson College

 

Announcements and Other Resources

 

*NOTE: Attendance at all physics seminars is required.

 

 Announcements:

 

Date Announcement
8/25 Class and Lab begin on 8/26: Class meets from 8:15-9:30am and Lab meets from 12:15-3:00pm.
8/26 Streetman Figures: 3-3, 3-4, 3-12, 3-14, 3-15. Book on Reserve.
8/26 Class/Lab begins at 12:15 on Thursday (8/28).
8/28 Streetman Figures: 5-11, 5-13, 5-14.
9/2 Band Structure Physlets: PQP Sections 11.4 - 11.6
9/2 Physics Seminar on Thursday (9/18) @ 4pm: Amy Keesee (West Virginia University) will speak on Understanding ion heating in Earth’s magnetosphere using energetic neutral atom imaging
9/4 Streetman Figures: 6-1, and 6-2
9/9 Streetman Figures: 5-20, 7-1, 7-2, 7-3.
9/11 Streetman Figure: 7-4
9/11 SMITH LECTURE on Monday 9/22 @ 7:30pm in Chambers Gallery
9/16 Streetman Figure: 7-18 (the Early effect)
9/23 Streetman Figures: 6-3, 6-4, 5-12
9/25 Streetman Figure: 6-6
9/30 Streetman Figure: 3-24
11/13 RC Phase-shift Oscillator Calculation
11/25 Streetman Figures: 8-1, 8-2, 8-3
11/25 2010 solar cell efficiency tables
11/25 Hands-On Electronics eBook
12/2 Solar Cart Data, fill factor
12/2 Baker PV System Documents: Layout and Simulation

    

 

Component manufacturers' and suppliers' links:

AllDataSheet.com National Instruments Texas Instruments Knowledge Base
Analog Devices  Freescale (formerly Motorola) Hewlett Packard
http://www.datasheetarchive.com Tektronix  
Mouser Electronics Digi-Key Electronics    Electronix Express
Allied Electronics Jameco Newark Electronics
Arrow Electronics Parts Express Circuit Specialists

Other useful links:

Streetman and Bannerjee Figures (THIS BOOK IS ON RESERVE IN THE LIBRARY)
MultiSim Circuit Files for Boylestad Figures (10th edition)
Student Workstation Equipment List
Davidson College Live Solar Data
PSPICE Overview from NI
Multisim student order
Tektronix Oscilloscope Tutorial
TDS210 & 1002 Programmer Manual
TDS320 Programmer Manual
Diodes
Duracell Battery Specs
Prentice Hall Electronics Superstore for Students/Faculty
General Electronics Information
General electronics website
A/D specifications explained

 

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