Electrical Engineering Crossword (Issue 309)

The answers to Circuit Cellar’s April 2016 electrical engineering crossword puzzle are now available.

Across

  1. STASIS—Inactive
  2. DIODE—Current flows through it in one direction
  3. HEAT—BTUs; joules
  4. BUS—LIN
  5. CLI—Text shell
  6. BINARY—Offs and Ons
  7. BUFFER—Location to hold data temporarily
  8. ASIC—The opposite of a general-purpose IC
  9. PENTODE—Five-terminal transistor
  10. ISOTROPIC—Equal in all ways or directions
  11. HENRY—Inductance

Down

  1. GAUSS—G
  2. TESLA—Flux density
  3. DECIBEL—One-tenth Bel
  4. CURRENT—I
  5. EMITTER—Base, collector, and what?
  6. ATARI—Yars’ Revenge, Q*bert
  7. PHASE—Relationship between current and voltage
  8. TOP—Upper frequency range
  9. CHILD—UNIX directory below Parent