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Issue #295 — February 2015


PROJECT FILES

All of the project files for this issue are available: ftp://ftp.circuitcellar.com/pub/Circuit_Cellar/2015/


ARTICLE MATERIALS

Solid-State Lighting (Part 1): An Introduction to Electroluminescence , By Jeff Bachiochi

RESOURCES

Edison Tech Center, “Electroluminescent Lamps,” 2013, www.edisontechcenter.org/electroluminescent.html.

What-When-How.com, “Organic Photovoltaic Cells (OPVCs),” http://what-when-how.com/electronic-properties-of-materials/applications-optical-properties-of-materials-part-7/.


Essential Electromagnetic Compliance (Part 3): Practical EMC Requirements, By George Novacek

REFERENCE

[1] RTCA, “DO-160G Environmental Conditions and Test Procedures for Airborne Equipment,” 2010.

RESOURCE

Armstrong, Interference Technology Webinar, www.interferencetechnology.com.

Hartal, Electromagnetic Compatibility by Design, R&BV Enterprises, 1993.


Reverse Engineering Review: Insights from Four Projects, By Fergus Dixon

RESOURCE

Digital Millennium Act, http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Digital_Millennium_Copyright_Act.

SOURCES

PIC12F675 Microcontroller and PICkit2

Microchip Technology | www.microchip.com

RFID cards and card readers

STid | www.stid.com

X2 Self-healing capacitors

Vishay Intertechnology | www.vishay.com


Electronics Testing Platform (Part 1): Base Unit Construction, By Gerard Fonte

SOURCES

HDM16216 LCD

Hantronix | www.hantronix.com

PIC16F887 Microcontroller

Microchip | www.microchip.com


Let’s Count Errors: An Introduction to BER Testers, By Robert Lacoste

REFERENCES

Bianchi and A. Meloni, “Natural and Man-Made Terrestrial Electromagnetic Noise: An Outlook,” Annals of Geophysics, Vol. 50, No. 3, 2007, www.earth-prints.org/bitstream/2122/3674/1/11bianchi.pdf.

Maxfield, “Tutorial: Linear Feedback Shift Registers (LFSRs) – Part 1,” EETimes.com, 2006, www.eetimes.com/document.asp?doc_id=1274550.

SOURCES

Fastbit FB100A Error rate tester

Aeroflex | www.aeroflex.com

Agilent 33521A arbitrary signal generator (discontinued)

www.keysight.com

Proteus CAD tool suite and simulator

Labcenter | www.labcenter.co.uk

Waverunner 610ZI oscilloscope

Teledyne LeCroy | www.teledynelecroy.com


Five-Function, Network-Connected Signal Analyzer, By Neal Martini

SOURCES

ADP151 Low-dropout low noise voltage regulator

Analog Devices | www.analog.com

dsPIC33EP512MC502 Digital signal controller

Microchip Technology | www.microchip.com

WIZ550io Ethernet module

WIZnet | www.wiznet.co.kr


Budgie: An Arduino-Based Tube Stereo Preamplifier, By Shannon Parks

RESOURCES

Future Technology Devices International (FTDI), Ltd., www.ftdichip.com.

Parks Audio, LLC, www.parksaudiollc.com/arduino.

SOURCES

RK168 Series volume potentiometers

Alps Electric Co., Ltd. | www.alps.com

Arduino Nano

Arduino | http://arduino.cc/en/main/software

ATmega328 Microcontroller

Atmel, Corp. | www.atmel.com

TPIC6C595 Shift register and SN754410NE IC

Texas Instruments, Inc. | www.ti.com


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