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Electronics - Circuits and Systemsby Owen Bishop
Synopses & Reviews
Electronics - Circuits and Systems is a truly up-to-date textbook, with coverage carefully matched to the electronics units of the BTEC National Engineering course.The material has been organized with a logical learning progression, making it ideal for a wide range of pre-degree courses in electronics. The approach is student-centred and includes: numerous examples and activities; web research topics; self test features, highlighted key facts, formulae and definitions. Each chapter ends with a set of problems, including exam-style questions and multiple-choice questions. The book is also supported by a companion website featuring extensive support for students and lecturers, including answers to the questions in the book, interactive exercises, extra maths support and selected illustrations from the book.
Book News Annotation:
Designed to fit UK syllabuses at Level 3/ A-Level for courses in electronics, this is an entry level textbook in basic electronic circuitry. The work is divided into sections covering circuits, systems and microelectric systems, and individual chapters address such topics as MOSFET and JFET amplifiers, power supplies, logical circuits, basic telecommunications systems, process control systems and microelectric programming. Lessons include numerous illustrations, example equations and activities and additional online resources are provided. This fourth edition is fully revised and includes five new topics including electrical and magnetic fields, diodes, oscillators, integrated circuits and industrial process control systems. Bishop is the author of several electronics guides and textbooks. Annotation ©2011 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)
For students new to electronics, following introductory level undergraduate and vocational pre-degree courses, for UK Further Education schemes: Electronics units from BTEC National Engineering and A Level Electronics.
This cutting-edge textbook with coverage matching the electronics units of many vocational engineering courses is organized with a logical learning progression, making it ideal for a wide range of electronics courses. The approach is student-centred and includes numerous examples and activities, web research topics, self test features, highlighted key facts, formulae and definitions. A companion website with interactive exercises and illustrations is included.
About the Author
Author of over 70 books, mostly electronic and many in the field of science education. Contributor to numerous electronic magazines such as Everyday Practical Electronics, Elektor Electronics, Electronics Australia and Electronics Today International. Former Science Education Advisor in developing countries as staff member of the British Council and as a part of the UN Educational and Scientific Organisation.
Technical Author, Perth, Australia
Table of Contents
Consists of 41 chapters, including: Part 1. Circuits; Part 2. Systems; Part 3. Microelectronic Systems; Supplements; Index
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