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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Electrical Engineer Crossword (Issue 269)

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The answers to Circuit Cellar’s December electronics engineering crossword puzzle are now available. Across 1.     MOSFET—According to Ed Nisley in his Circuit Cellar 265  2012 article, this type of tester characterizes a transistor’s behavior by computing the drain resistance at each … Continue reading

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Electronic Engineering Crossword (Issue 268)

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The answers to Circuit Cellar’s November electronics engineering crossword puzzle are now available. Across 2.     FLOWCODE—Columnist Jeff Bachiochi taught readers how to use this graphical programming language in his recent article about flowcharting (Circuit Cellar 266, 2012) 7.     LAPLACE—This type … Continue reading

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Electronics Engineering Crossword (Issue 267)

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The answers to Circuit Cellar’s October electronics engineering crossword puzzle are now available. Across 1.     QUADRATURESIGNAL—Can be produced using two sensors spaced at odd half-slot multiples around a single track [two words] 4.     MICROELECTROMECHANICAL—This type of system’s size ranges from … Continue reading

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Electronics Engineering Crossword (Issue 266)

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The answers to Circuit Cellar’s September electronics engineering crossword puzzle are now available. Across 3.     ZUSE—German engineer inventor and engineer (1910–1995) who is credited with creating the Z3, a program-controlled Turing-complete computer 5.     ROOTMEANSQUARE—Alternating voltage/current with the exact same energy … Continue reading

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Electronics Engineering Crossword (Issue 265)

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Here are the answers to the crossword puzzle in Circuit Cellar 265, August 2012. The issue is now available. Across 1.     CUTOFFFREQUENCY—The frequency where a filter’s output has fallen by 3 dB from the maximum level that can be achieved … Continue reading

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