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Ask an Electrical Engineer College Edition - Part 1
Life as an Electrical Engineering Student - Ask an Engineer | Part 1New

Ah, life as an electrical engineering student...becoming an engineer can be intimidating - ...

Ah, life as an electrical engineering student...becoming an engineer can be intimidating - if you've looked into it at all, you've heard the ...

Ah, life as an electrical engineering student...becoming an engineer can be intimidating - if you've looked into it at all, you've heard the horror stories about electrical ...

Binary, hexadecimal, decimal tutorial
Binary, Hexadecimal, and Other Base NumbersNew

Learning and understanding a different base-numbering system has one very large similarity ...

Learning and understanding a different base-numbering system has one very large similarity to learning a new language. You need to truly ...

Learning and understanding a different base-numbering system has one very large similarity to learning a new language. You need to truly understand the language/base system you ...

Half-Wave Rectifiers - Practical Demonstration
Half-Wave Rectifiers - Practical DemonstrationNew

In our previous tutorials about diode, we have discussed how a diode operates ...

In our previous tutorials about diode, we have discussed how a diode operates theoretically. A diode can be used as rectifier in which it could be ...

In our previous tutorials about diode, we have discussed how a diode operates theoretically. A diode can be used as rectifier in which it could be a half-wave or a full-wave ...

Microcontroller Basics Part 5
The First Assembly Program - Part 5 Simple Microcontroller (PIC10F200)New

Hi there! This is an auspicious moment. In this microcontroller tutorial, we start applying ...

Hi there! This is an auspicious moment. In this microcontroller tutorial, we start applying what we’ve learned and make things happen. This is our ...

Hi there! This is an auspicious moment. In this microcontroller tutorial, we start applying what we’ve learned and make things happen. This is our first tutorial devoted to ...

Learning Basic Microcontrollers Part 4
Circuit Setup / MPLAB X IDE - Part 4 Simple Microcontroller (PIC10F200)

This is the last microcontroller tutorial before we load some code on the microcontroller ...

This is the last microcontroller tutorial before we load some code on the microcontroller and start actually doing things! It’s very exciting. In ...

This is the last microcontroller tutorial before we load some code on the microcontroller and start actually doing things! It’s very exciting. In this tutorial, I will provide ...

Microcontroller Architecture - Part 3 Simple Microcontroller (PIC10F200)
Microcontroller Architecture - Part 3 Simple Microcontroller (PIC10F200)

Hi again and welcome back! In this tutorial, I will provide more detailed information about ...

Hi again and welcome back! In this tutorial, I will provide more detailed information about the PIC10F200 microcontroller so you understand ...

Hi again and welcome back! In this tutorial, I will provide more detailed information about the PIC10F200 microcontroller so you understand exactly what we’re doing and why. ...

PIC10F200 Microcontroller
Equipment for our Simple Microcontroller tutorials (PIC10F200) - Part 2

While the microcontroller is the brains of a project, there are a lot of other things ...

While the microcontroller is the brains of a project, there are a lot of other things required for a functional circuit. So, let’s first figure ...

While the microcontroller is the brains of a project, there are a lot of other things required for a functional circuit. So, let’s first figure out what we will need to develop ...

PIC10F200 Microcontroller
How to Use a Simple Microcontroller Series Intro (PIC10F200) - Part 1

These microcontroller tutorials come from the idea of making some cool things using the ...

These microcontroller tutorials come from the idea of making some cool things using the most simple and primitive microcontroller possible. So, if ...

These microcontroller tutorials come from the idea of making some cool things using the most simple and primitive microcontroller possible. So, if you want to learn about ...

Reverse Biased Diodes
How does a diode work? (Part 3 - Reverse Bias)

The last time we discussed diodes, we learned about its basic structure and how forward ...

The last time we discussed diodes, we learned about its basic structure and how forward biasing allows current through the pn junction. This time, ...

The last time we discussed diodes, we learned about its basic structure and how forward biasing allows current through the pn junction. This time, we are going to discuss about ...

How does an LED work
How does an LED work?

Have you ever asked yourself how this small electronic device, an LED, emits light? ...

Have you ever asked yourself how this small electronic device, an LED, emits light? Compared to the much less efficient incandescent light bulb, ...

Have you ever asked yourself how this small electronic device, an LED, emits light? Compared to the much less efficient incandescent light bulb, which produces light by ...

Why can't I share a resistor on the common anode or cathode of my RGB LED?
Why can't I share a resistor on the common anode or cathode of my RGB LED?

In our discussion about how an RGB LED works, we’ve mentioned that an RGB LED is basically ...

In our discussion about how an RGB LED works, we’ve mentioned that an RGB LED is basically an LED package with three internal LEDs (red, green, ...

In our discussion about how an RGB LED works, we’ve mentioned that an RGB LED is basically an LED package with three internal LEDs (red, green, and blue) inside it. In order to ...

History of LEDs
The History of LEDs

While LEDs may be everywhere now, that obviously wasn't always the case. So how did we go ...

While LEDs may be everywhere now, that obviously wasn't always the case. So how did we go from no LEDs to LEDs in nearly everything on the planet? ...

While LEDs may be everywhere now, that obviously wasn't always the case. So how did we go from no LEDs to LEDs in nearly everything on the planet? As we researched it, we were ...

LED bulb teardown
What's inside an LED bulb?

We took apart two LED lightbulbs, a CREE LED bulb from 2014 and a Philips bulb from 2018, ...

We took apart two LED lightbulbs, a CREE LED bulb from 2014 and a Philips bulb from 2018, and compared their build quality, the electronics, and ...

We took apart two LED lightbulbs, a CREE LED bulb from 2014 and a Philips bulb from 2018, and compared their build quality, the electronics, and their overall design. It was ...

Ask an Engineer LEDs Part 3
Your LED Questions Answered! (Part 3)

Ask an Electrical Engineer is a series where frequently asked questions from non-engineers ...

Ask an Electrical Engineer is a series where frequently asked questions from non-engineers will be answered by an engineer. For this video, our ...

Ask an Electrical Engineer is a series where frequently asked questions from non-engineers will be answered by an engineer. For this video, our main topic is all about LEDs ...

How to dim an LED
How to Dim an LED

Dimming is the process of varying the light output of a light source. This is done to set ...

Dimming is the process of varying the light output of a light source. This is done to set the ambience or to save energy when full light output is ...

Dimming is the process of varying the light output of a light source. This is done to set the ambience or to save energy when full light output is not really needed. Most of ...

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