Electrical Engineering Crossword (Issue 284)

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The answers to Circuit Cellar’s March electronics engineering crossword puzzle are now available. Across 1.    CROSSEDFIELDAMPLIFIER—This vacuum tube is capable of high output power [three words] 3.    HYPERVISOR—Produces and runs virtual machines 5.    DYNATRON—Uses negative resistance to keep a tuned circuit … Continue reading






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Electrical Engineering Crossword (Issue 283)

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The answers to Circuit Cellar’s February electronics engineering crossword puzzle are now available. Across 2. LITZWIRE—Separately insulated strands woven together [two words] 4. LINKFIELD—First in a message buffer’s line [two words] 6. PETAFLOPS—Measures a processor’s floating point unit performance 8. ANION—negatively … Continue reading






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Electrical Engineering Crossword (Issue 282)

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The answers to Circuit Cellar’s January electronics engineering crossword puzzle are now available. Across 4.    VENNDIAGRAM—Represents many relation possibilities [two words] 5.    PERSISTRON—Produces a persistent display 9.    CODOMAIN—A set that includes attainable values 12.    HOMOPOLAR—Electrically symmetrical 13.    TRUTHTABLE—Determines a complicated statement’s … Continue reading






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Electrical Engineering Crossword (Issue 281)

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The answers to Circuit Cellar’s December electronics engineering crossword puzzle are now available. Across 4. VENNDIAGRAM—Represents many relation possibilities [two words] 5. PERSISTRON—Produces a persistent display 9. CODOMAIN—A set that includes attainable values 12. HOMOPOLAR—Electrically symmetrical 13. TRUTHTABLE—Determines a complicated statement’s … Continue reading






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Electrical Engineering Crossword (Issue 280)

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The answers to Circuit Cellar’s November electronics engineering crossword puzzle are now available. Across 2.    DOPPLERLIMIT—Temperature restrictions for laser cooling techniques [two words] 4.    PINKNOISE—This signal sees the world through rose-colored glasses [two words] 5.    BOLTZMANNCONSTANT—k or kB [two words] 7.   … Continue reading






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Electrical Engineering Crossword (Issue 279)

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The answers to Circuit Cellar’s October electronics engineering crossword puzzle are now available. Across 1.    ERASABLE—The second “E” in EEPROM 4.    NYCRESISTOR—Brooklyn, NY-based open-community workspace [two words] 5.    WHITEHAT—A hacker with ethics may don one of these [two words] 6.    WIMAX—aka, … Continue reading






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Electrical Engineering Crossword (Issue 278)

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The answers to Circuit Cellar’s September electronics engineering crossword puzzle are now available. ACROSS 4.    ADIABATIC—Heat is neither gained nor lost 5.    DISCRETECIRCUIT—Made of resistors and transistors; not integrated [two words] 8.    FULLDUPLEX—Two-way communication [two words] 10.    KERMIT—Muppet-inspired protocol 12.    DEBIAN—Unix-like … Continue reading






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Electrical Engineering Crossword (Issue 277)

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The answers to Circuit Cellar’s August electronics engineering crossword puzzle are now available. ACROSS 6.    ALGORITHM—Search engines use them to produce real-time results 9.    LOSSYCOMPRESSION—Condenses data by getting rid of some of it [two words] 11.    YOTTABYTE—Approximately 1,024 bytes 14.    PETAFLOP—Measures … Continue reading






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Electrical Engineering Crossword (Issue 276)

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The answers to Circuit Cellar’s July electronics engineering crossword puzzle are now available. Across 3.    CRAY—Seattle, WA-based supercomputer company founded in the 1970s 5.    SUPERSTATE—A subprogram common to several states [two words] 7.    ONESCOMPLIANT—Inverted bits’ value [two words] 11.    BACKPLANE—Lacks processing … Continue reading






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Electrical Engineer Crossword (Issue 275)

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The answers to Circuit Cellar’s June electronics engineering crossword puzzle are now available. Across 2.    UNIFIEDMODELING—Language that standardizes software specifications 3.    KELVINBRIDGE—Compares low resistance values [two words] 6.    THINCLIENT—A codependent program [two words] 10.    BANANAPLUG—Makes electrical connections [two words] 11.    CONDENSER—aka … Continue reading






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Electrical Engineer Crossword (Issue 274)

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The answers to Circuit Cellar’s May electronics engineering crossword puzzle are now available.Across 1.            MOSIPROTOCOL—Adds a state indicating ownership [two words] 3.            SPECTROMETER—Measures wavelengths 8.            SHELL—Protects an operating system’s kernel 10.          CHARGE—Q 12.          ASSIGN—A FORTRAN control statement 13.          HALL—American physicist (1855–1938) … Continue reading






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Electrical Engineer Crossword (Issue 273)

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The answers to Circuit Cellar’s April electronics engineering crossword puzzle are now available. Across 1.         BITDENSITY—Bits per inch of magnetic tape, for example [two words] 3.         KALMANFILTER—aka LQE [two words] 5.         EMBEDDEDSECURITY—Circuit Cellar columnist Patrick Schaumont covers this topic with articles … Continue reading






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Electrical Engineer Crossword (Issue 272)

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The answers to Circuit Cellar’s March electronics engineering crossword puzzle are now available. Across 1.     JACOBSLADDER—Climbing arc [two words] 5.     WOZNIAK—Apple I 8.     SPARKCOIL—Uses a low-voltage DC supply to create high-voltage pulses 10.   JITTER—Creates an imperfect timing signal 11.   ERG—Energy measurement … Continue reading






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Electrical Engineer Crossword (Issue 271)

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The answers to Circuit Cellar’s February electronics engineering crossword puzzle are now available. Across 3.            CONFORMALCOATING—Used on PCBs intended for extreme environments [two words] 4.            LOOP—An often repetitious code sequence 7.            VUMETER—Measures program volume [two words] 8.            GALVANOMETER—An electric current identifier … Continue reading






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Electrical Engineer Crossword (Issue 270)

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The answers to Circuit Cellar’s January electronics engineering crossword puzzle are now available. Across 1.     ICONOSCOPE—The first widely used television camera tube 5.     INTERRUPTROUTINE—Responds to disturbances [two words] 8.     RADIXPOINT—Separates a number’s integer part from its fraction part [two words] 11.   … Continue reading






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