Electrical Engineering Crossword (Issue 303)

The answers to Circuit Cellar’s October 2015 electrical engineering crossword puzzle are now available.303 crossword grid (key)

Across

  1. QUANTA—Discrete particlesThe
  2. ENCLOSURE—Box
  3. DIFFRACTION—Bending of energy waves
  4. BINARY—Offs and ons
  5. GANGED—Physically coupled to work in unison
  6. TETRODE—Vacuum tube with a plate, control grid, screen grid, and cathode
  7. INDUCTOR—Coil
  8. HOMEBREW—DIY
  9. POLE—Point of maximum electrical polarity
  10. FLOWCHART—Depicts a sequence of operations
  11. POWEROVERETHERNET—POE

Down

  1. PASCAL—1 newton/cm2
  2. PROPAGATION—Dissemination of energy
  3. FEMTO—One quadrillionth
  4. NICAD—Rechargeable battery
  5. ANGSTROM—10–4 micrometer
  6. RECTIFIER—Diode used to convert AC to DC
  7. PARITY—Equal to
  8. HARDWIRED—Soldered permanently
  9. DEMODULATOR—Circuit that extracts modulations from an RF signal
  10. ANTIPHASE—180° out of phase