ICS2OE: SPRING 2023  

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END OF COURSE


A Counting Circuit Soldering Work Period Counting Circuit Encased Stage G Soldering Tips 

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37 May 25 
Variations on D. Decimal Counting NGO Frequency, 4510 A Counting Circuit E. Binary Coded Decimal (BCD) Decoder The 4511 BCD to 7Segment Decoder 

36 May 23 
A Counting Circuit Review of C. Decade Counter (4017) Decade Counter with Carryout D. Decimal Counting Binary Up/Down Counter (4510) The 4516 Up/Down (015) Counter 

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A Counting Circuit Concepts and Exploring Modifications: 1. Reading Diagrams: Pin and Block 2. NGO Clock Input: Duration and Frequency 3. Reset: Button, Limited Counting 4: Pin 12: Divide by 10 (aka. Carry Out) Decade Counter with Carryout 5. Concepts: Timing Diagrams and Duty Cycle Now, hold your breath ... Kreher FA: 8x8x8 Cube! 

A Counting Circuit C. Decade Counter (4017) NGO Square Wave Output as Clock Input to our FIRST Specialized IC: The 4017 Decade Counter RSGC ACES: Decade Counter 

DIGITAL 1: INTEGRATED CIRCUITS: LOGIC GATES 

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33 May 12 
A Counting Circuit Explore changes to RC1 and RC2 components Analog and Digital Interfacing Example: The Potentiometer into a NAND Gate? 

32 May 10 

31 May 8 
A Counting Circuit A. Button Input Animations: tp1, tp2, 3 B. NAND Gate Oscillator (4011) Part 1 Animation: TP3, RC Drain 

Your ultimate Counting Circuit goal, 8 classes from now, as S. Appleyard achieved in early 2021... 

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30 May 4 
1.3
2Bit Adder AF DG KH WH RJ SL OL MM EM EP KS GS WT NV RA KA TB WC MD EH BK RL CM CMAz HS LQT ST MZ 

29 May 2 
2Bit Adder Device: PCB and Case Preparations (inclass Instructions) ? 
1.3
2Bit Adder 

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28 Apr 28 
Half Adder (p. 57) 
1.3
2Bit Adder 

27 Apr 26 

1Bit Mag. Comp. 

CMOS IC Descriptions: Electronics Club 
ACES Binary Challenge (ABC) Qualifying Round #1 Multiple Logic Gates... ACES' Frame Player: Combinational Circuits 

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Transition... ACES' Frame Player: Analog to Digital COMPUTER MATH/LOGIC Recall VENN Diagrams BOOLE(AN) LOGIC OPERATORS ACES' Frame Player: Button Logic ACES' Frame Player: Transistor Logic (p. 44) 

ANALOG 2: BUTTONS, SWITCHES, CAPACITORS, TRANSISTORS and INDUCTORS 

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23 Apr 14 
1.2
Joule Thief AF DG KH WH RJ SL OL MM EM EP KS GS WT NV RA KA TB WC MD EH BK RL CM CMAz HS LQT ST MZ 

22 Apr 12 
Inductors Simply Electronics: Part 1, Part 2 ACES' Frame Player: Joule Thief ACES Frame Player: Toroid Winding Falstad: Joule Thief 

EASTER LONG WEEKEND (April 710)  
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21 Apr 6 
Dual Role of Transistors:
Switching and Amplification Analog vs Digital Falstad Circuit Simulation Applet: Switched LED, Transistor Tester Alternating LEDs, Fade In Fade Out 
ACES' Analog Oscillator 

20 Apr 4 
The device that changed everything... Introducing the Transistor Transistor Basics, Testing, and Switches The NPN Transistor (2N3904): Animation The PNP Transistor (2N3906): Animation TO92 (BJT) Datasheets: 2N3904 NPN, 2N3906 PNP ACES' Frame Player: Transistors 

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DMM: Capacitance Review Capacitor Circuits on page 32 Prototype the circuit to the left... ...and then the rollover modification Capacitors as Timers: `tau = R times C` 

Introducing TIMING (Delays) into our Circuits Capacitor Codes The Charge/Discharge Circuit ACES' Frame Player: Capacitors 
Capacitance: UNITS: (Micro)Farads (μF) RANGES: Tantalum vs Ceramic 

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DER Preparation 
1.1
Voltage HBridge AF DG KH WH RJ SL OL MM EM EP KS GS WT NV RA KA TB WC MD EH BK RL CM CMAz HS LQT ST MZ 

1.1


15 Mar 6 
The INSERT Tab Pt. 1: Header&Footer, Date&Time, Tables, Page Break , Section Break The REFERENCES Tab Table of Contents 

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1.1 DER Guidelines 

13 Feb 28 
The DUAL Uses for the Potentiometer: Variable Resistor and Voltage Divider First Look at the... Voltage HBridge 
Analogish Voltage HBridge 

ANALOG 1: SIGNALS, SUPPLY, SYMBOLS, SCHEMATICS, BUTTONS, SWITCHES, and RESISTORS 

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12 Feb 24 
p. 24 
Switch Circuit p. 24 

11 Feb 22 
PBNO PBNC 
Asynchronous Work Period 'Mechanical' Input Devices Buttons (PBNO, PBNC) ACES' Frame Player: Buttons Digital Button Logic: PullDown and PullUp Resistor Configurations 

MIDWINTER LONG WEEKEND (February 1720)  
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10 Feb 16 
ACES' Frame Player: Variable Resistors 2. LDR: LightDependent Resistor aka Photocell, Photoresistor, Optoresistor 3. Thermistor:TempDependent Resistor 4. FSR: ForceSensitive Resistor 5. Flex Sensor: FlexSensitive Resistor J. Vretenar's: The Bionic Hand 
Voltage: `V=IR` Power: `P=IV` 

9 Feb 14 
The 1N400n Diode Interactive Circuits :) Fixed vs Variable Resistors 1. The Potentiometer (p. 10) ACES' Frame Player: Potentiometer 

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ACES' Frame Player:
LED Circuits
Using Ohm's Law to determine the Current (I) in a circuit : `I=V/R` 
Using Ohm's Law and Kirchhoff's Laws to Analyze Circuits 

7 Feb 8 
First look at Circuit Diagrams (aka Schematics) Circuit Symbols (p. 7) Kirchhoff's Voltage Law (KVL) DMM Confirmation of KVL (Waterfall Model of Voltage Drop) 

Resistor Worksheet
Our first circuits... ACES' Frame Player: Fixed Resistors Voltage, Current (Direct and Alternating) Direction of Current Anode and Cathode 
Ohm's Law (in terms of Voltage) Voltage: `V=IR` Power: `P=IV` (Math) notation... Powers and Prefices (p. 75) Greek Alphabet p. 77 

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4 Jan 31 
Second DMM Function: 2. Resistance (Ω) Fixed (CurrentLimiting) Resistor Applet Powers and Prefixes (p. 6) Greek Alphabet (p. 78) 


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3 Jan 27 
Where the MAGIC happens 

2 Jan 25 
Giants of Electricity p.80
Discussion: What is Electricity? The Atom Water Analogies Flow Models (Direction): Electron (Neg →Pos) (Science) vs Conventional (Pos→Neg) (Electronics) 
DC Circuits' Cover Video... G. Davidge's: A Counting Circuit Foundations: Grade 9 Science... Voltage Ohm's Law (in terms of Voltage): `V=IxxR` Current Ohm's Law (in terms of Current): `I=V/R` Your Future: EVs and Batteries 
Alkaline Battery Chemistry 

1 Jan 23 
REPUTATION and RESPECT RSGC ACES Mission: Taking a Short, Medium, and Long Term View of your Futures ACES Hall of Fame: D. Raymond '19 E. McAuliffe '18, E. Peterson '18 M. Elia '15 (Argon Prototypes) 
ACES Focus: Foundations 
