The book starts with basic semiconductor physics, followed by some aspects of production technology. It explains power diodes, thyristors, MOSFETs and IGBTs as well as discusses standard packaging technologies, materials and reliability investigations.
This volume explores both the career of Lee de Forest and the early history of film making, exploring the work of de Forest as the scientist and producer, director, and writer of content who changed the history of film through the incorporation of sound.
Embedded System Design provides a survey of specification languages for embedded systems. The text provides an overview of hardware devices, and presents the essentials of software design for embedded systems.
Telecommunications is a major global industry, and this book, which opens with the early years of the electric telegraph, chronicles the development of this complex technology from its inception to the Internet in a simple, accessible, and entertaining way.
Offering a self-contained introduction to data mining, this book presents the concepts, models and techniques for data mining in a well organized style. Both theoretical concepts and, especially, practical techniques of this exciting field are provided.
This book contains all topics of importance to the analog designer which are essential to obtain sufficient insights to do a thorough job. The book provides a tutorial style overview of Analog Design with a unique format.