Tales of the Resistance Moment

Ciletti, Eddie
March 2009
Mix;Mar2009, Vol. 33 Issue 3, p68
The article focuses on the importance of resistor in the conduction of electricity. It notes that resistors can do the two basic mathematical functions while the amplifiers and transformers can deal with multiplication and division. It mentions the relationship between resistance and noise as well as the utilization of the Equivalent Input Noise (EIN) in the quantification of the noise in an amplifier. INSET: Resistor Types.


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