Everything you should have learned in school, but probably didn’t! This book is great for electronics newbies, or if you just need a refresher course. Topics ranging from Ohm’s law to proper usage of an oscilloscope to managing and interacting with employees are covered.
The book approaches all of its topics in a very straight-forward, practical manner, and all the important information is summed up nicely in a “Rules-of-Thumb” section. The information presented in this book will provide a great start towards building or reinforcing your EE knowledge.
We’re carrying this book because the author (Darren Ashby) thinks and writes like we do. He has a large disclaimer in the front of the book, but points out that electronics can be taught to anyone with the right approach. We agree.
A few of the topics covered:
- What is electricity really?
- Ohm’s Law
- Capacitors and Inductors
- Microprocessor Basics
- Power Supplies
- Tools (soldering irons, oscilloscopes, etc.)
- Communication Skills
- Author: Darren Ashby
- Publisher: Newnes
- Paperback: 320 pages
- 3rd Edition
- ISBN-10: 0123860016
- ISBN-13: 978-0123860019
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