# Electrical Circuit Theory and Technology, 6th Edition

- Length: 858 pages
- Edition: 6
- Language: English
- Publisher: Routledge
- Publication Date: 2017-04-07
- ISBN-10: B06Y47JDG8
- Sales Rank: #2291336 (See Top 100 Books)

A fully comprehensive text for courses in electrical principles, circuit theory and electrical technology, providing 800 worked examples and over 1,350 further problems for students to work through at their own pace. This book is ideal for students studying engineering for the first time as part of BTEC National and other pre-degree vocational courses, as well as Higher Nationals, Foundation Degrees and first-year undergraduate modules.

### Table of Contents

Part 1 Revision of some basic mathematics

1 Some mathematics revision

2 Further mathematics revision

Part 2 Basic electrical engineering principles

3 Units associated with basic electrical quantities

4 An introduction to electric circuits

5 Resistance variation

6 Batteries and alternative sources of energy

7 Series and parallel networks

8 Capacitors and capacitance

9 Magnetic circuits

10 Electromagnetism

11 Electromagnetic induction

12 Electrical measuring instruments and measurements

13 Semiconductor diodes

14 Transistors

Part 3 Electrical principles and technology

15 D.c. circuit theory

16 Alternating voltages and currents

17 Single-phase series a.c. circuits

18 Single-phase parallel a.c. circuits

19 D.c. transients

20 Operational amplifiers

21 Ways of generating electricity – the present and the future

22 Three-phase systems

23 Transformers

24 D.c. machines

25 Three-phase induction motors

Part 4 Advanced circuit theory and technology

26 Revision of complex numbers

27 Application of complex numbers to series a.c. circuits

28 Application of complex numbers to parallel a.c. networks

29 Power in a.c. circuits

30 A.c. bridges

31 Series resonance and Q-factor

32 Parallel resonance and Q-factor

33 Introduction to network analysis

34 Mesh-current and nodal analysis

35 The superposition theorem

36 Thévenin’s and Norton’s theorems

37 Delta–star and star–delta transformations

38 Maximum power transfer theorems and impedance matching

39 Complex waveforms

40 A numerical method of harmonic analysis

41 Magnetic materials

42 Dielectrics and dielectric loss

43 Field theory

44 Attenuators

45 Filter networks

46 Magnetically coupled circuits

47 Transmission lines

48 Transients and Laplace transforms

Part 5 General reference