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Glitch in ac sinewave interfering with phase cut dimming

My company installs zigbee based phase cut dimmers for bulbs and LEDs (those which support phase cut dimming). Recently, we encountered a site where we faced a flicker issue. The light is slightly ...
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Frequency divider in Verilog

I am trying to implement a clock divider with a 2^8 bit different frequencies. I understand that i need a counter that will count and once it elapses change some variable state and based on that ...
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How to reduce full sine wave LUT to a singe sine quadrant?

I have implemented a full sine wave LUT, but would prefer to reduce it to a quarter. ...
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Sine Wave Input for Op Amp Integrator but Output Looks Weird

The input is in sine form (AC input) but the output (in blue color) is the straight line. So what is wrong with my schematic in LT Spice this time? I thought I should've got output in sine form if I ...
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I need an equation to calculate the time for a power percentage of a half cycle sine wave into a resistive load

I need to calculate the time a thyristor/triac needs to be on for a desired percentage of full power of each half cycle of the AC line input. On for the full half cycle will give me 100%. On for 1/2 ...
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sine wave to square wave using LT1017

I am trying to convert sine wave of 50 Hz and 10 mV to square wave of 10 mV of positive side only. I used the following circuit. But the square wave has higher voltage compare to my requirement. ...
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How do I design a circuit to convert a 100 mV and 50 Hz sine wave to a square wave? [duplicate]

I have a sine wave of 100 mV and 50 Hz. I want to design a circuit that converts this sine wave into a square wave as shown in a figure.
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How can I build a circuit to convert sine waves to square waves at up to 1MHz? [duplicate]

May I ask how do I convert sine waves to square waves at a frequency up to 1MHz? New to digital electronics. Have done some research but not sure which circuit to use/ which is suitable. Appreciate ...
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Sine to square wave converter [duplicate]

How I can make this sine to square wave converter accept higher frequency? Because when I tested it, it only accepts 10KHZ max. I will need to input a higher level of frequency till 1000KHZ. Would ...
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Inverter Upgrade

I have 600VA, 12V Pure Sine Wave Inverter (Atleast under no load, its pure) having 8 IRF3205 Mosfets in total. (In full bridge configurtion) I have modified its shunt. Now it do not give overload ...
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Sine to sqare waveform but with variable peak-to-peak input

I need to calculate the speed of a little generator that produces a bipolar sinusoidal waveform with a peak to peak voltage value variable with the velocity. The produced signal also has a frequency ...
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transformer to work in sinePWM waveform

How to design a transformer working with PWM waveform with the following data: fundamental frequency:50Hz, PWM switching frequency 10kHz. The transformer secondary should also be a PWM output, just ...
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sine wave bandpass filter with 741

I'm generating a sine wave to apply to a transistor in the push-pull configuration. I am using a symmetrical source with 741 operational amplifier, + the IC 555 with plym 60 Hz 50% duty clycle, + ...
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Why cant I get clear wave?

I'm trying to find a good stepper driver with low vibrations and low noise. So, I observed wave form between current sensing resistor of few stepper driver using my oscilloscope. The voltage between ...
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Analogue signal generation: Which is better Standalone or PWM DAC?

Most controller/processor come with PWM output and integrated standalone DAC module.... My need is to generate 50/60Hz analog signal for testing purpose! Which would be the good choice PWM DAC or ...
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Converting a high frequency ac signal into square wave without creating a low pass filter by accident

I've been building an induction heater for a while now and wanted to get the frequency tracking to work properly. I need to convert the up to 600V ~100khz sine wave signal into a square wave, I've ...
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crystal oscillator Application

(Note: I am aware that crystal and oscillators are two different things but a lot of people use them interchangeably so I am using it in the title.) My question is about Oscillators, all oscillator ...
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Calculating reactive power given u(t) and i(t)

I would like to calculate the reactive power of a given two-pole which has the following voltage and current characteristic. \$u(t) = 2+5sin(\omega t)+2sin(2\omega t+\frac{\pi}{6});i(t) = 10+3cos(\...
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What happens in a generator so that we get a sinusoidal voltage as an output?

I read this online, " For a travelling magnetic field in a circle, the induced magnetic field in the armature of the generator will be sinusoidal. That's why the generated voltage is a sinusoid, ...
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How do you calculate average absolute value of a sum of sin functions with different amplitudes and frequencies?

I cant seem to find the answer anywhere. I remember there was a simple formula for doing this but I dont have the book with it anymore. Finding where the function is positive and where is negative and ...
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How to add back emf as part of this sinusoidal commutation equation

I recently found a nice article on sinusoidal commutation which has a simple exposition of the subject. The torque is derived from first principles but the equation seems not to include BEMF. Does ...
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Need a circuit to convert 230V sine wave into 5V square wave

We have already obtained our result using transformer for our college project ,but can't find circuit to convert 230V sine wave into 5V square wave which is supplied to microcontroller. Edit: Our ...
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10MHz Sine Wave Generator

I have been looking for some time for a good design for a ~10MHz sine wave generator, with variable frequency from about 5-20MHz. The max required peak to peak amplitude is 10V. Many suggestions on ...
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Generating sinewave from a pulse train by using a micro-controller

I want to create sine waves from 0.1Hz to 10Hz which are controlled from a software. For that I thought I can use micro controller as an interface between the PC and the sine wave signal. But if I ...
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Is a motor-generator set a reasonable way to get the purest waveform electricity?

It looks like audiophiles go as far as installing separate powerlines to power their high quality audio systems. The motivation is that the amplifier and other hardware would run cleaner when the ...
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Relation between the impedance of speaker and amplitude of sin wave?

I have an oscillator producing a sine wave with amplitude 3 V (so it oscillates between +3 V and -3 V). The oscillator is at about 500 Hz. I connected this to an 8 ohm speaker and I hear the sound ...
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How to check (with DIY methods) if an Inverter returns a Square or a Sine Wave?

I do not have an Oscilloscope, but I want to check if my 12V DC to 230V AC inverter does produce a sine or a square wave. Any way to verify that? I know how a sine wave and a square wave sound, so ...
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sinewave input input induction motor

If we put for standart 3 phase induction motor sinewave voltage input, will we get sinewave current if we measure motor current with osciloscope. At least sinewave like current ?
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Circuit for converting motor tacho-sensor sine wave output to 5V TTL for MCU

I'm trying to measure the speed of a washing machine motor. The motor has a speedometer attached to it, which generates a sine wave with frequency equal to rotation frequency of the motor. I'm ...
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Confusion about what EM fields really look like, and how that relates to data transmission, waveguides etc

After a discussion at work a few days ago, I realized I don't have a very good understanding of what RF energy is truly like. I've always thought, via physics and EE classes, that all EM waves (...
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What is a sine wave?

This came up when a student asked me. A simple question one might think. Except... how to define one without tautology? That is, without using the word "sine" (or cosine for that matter). Wikipedia ...
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Why can't phasors be equated to a sinusoid?

I'm having trouble understanding why a phasor for an AC sinusoid, let's say voltage (represented as Vrms/_50° for Vsin(ωt + 50°) to a current, for example) cannot be equated to the sinusoid in ...
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How can I modify this working circuit to reach 1V peak to peak voltage?

It's a 100 kHz sine wave generator. But I want to reach 1V peak to peak voltage.
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How do I modify this working circuit to work with a single 0 - 5 V rail?

I want to build a sine wave generator, but I have just +5 V and 0 V. I build the schematic in LTSpice. If I try with +5 V and -5 V it works very well, but when I try with +5 V and 0 V it doesn't works ...
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What is the most useful sine wave oscillator circuit? [closed]

I need to obtain two different pure sine wave with frequencies 3kHz and 5kHz. Only allowed components: all type of op-amps, resistor, capacitor, inductors, diode, transistor. Sine waves will be ...
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Sine Function on Simulink

I'm trying to add the following function on my Simulink model. where C, B, and N are already variables in my file. Is the correct way to multiply omega by the gains 3N and N/2 an input that into the ...
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1Hz Sine wave oscillator - Multisim

I'm trying to create a 1hz sine wave oscillator. This is my current design: Frequency is given by: f = 1/(2pi*RC) where ...
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Which part in the sine wave can let a LED light? [closed]

I connect a piezoelectric material with a LED(positive to positive,negative to negative), pressing and releasing piezoelectric material to produce a sine wave to feed LED ,and i found when i release ...
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Sine to Square only with a MCU

I know several topics already talks about this but I didn't find my answer yet. Is it possible to convert a sine wave to a square wave only with a MCU ? Both wave are only a matter of changing ...
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Sample sine wave [duplicate]

I need to sample a sine wave in order to create a lookup table. I know the Shannon theorem but I still don't understand how to apply it. I want to have 256 discrete samples of the sine wave that will ...
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What's wrong with my sine wave generator?

I was given a task to generate a sine wave by using TLC2274ACN. The circuit is as follows. But at the output i'm getting a DC voltage when I measured it in Oscilloscope. I believe that the circuit is ...
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How to offset AC voltage with varying input?

I want to offset an input sine wave, while being able to adjust the input voltage. For example a sine wave of +-3 V should be offset by 1.5 V such that the sine wave never goes below 0 V. However I ...
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Sine Wave Generator Circuit - Bipolar

I have this sine wave generating circuit working. It is based on an application note from TI (http://www.ti.com/lit/wp/snoa839/snoa839.pdf). we are driving an inductive sensor with a 2KHz sine wave, ...
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Mains voltage waveform on oscilloscope

I connected the oscilloscope probe to the mains supply but i find its waveform not excactly pure sine wave, So im wondering if there are problem in my scope or something else.
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Manipulating Amplitude and Axis of symmetry of BUBBA oscillator in Simulink

So far i have a bubba ocsillator that can produce smooth sinusoidal waves, but the output waveform is asymmetric about the y-axis and the amplitude is not 1. What exactly do i need to do to :- Make ...
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triangle wave form to sine form through band pass filter

Why and how does this active band pass filter change a triangle form to a sine form? I know that the band pass filter consists of a low pass and a high pass , so it cancels out some frequencies , but ...
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Driving a flyback with pure AC sine wave

I am quite confused about flyback drivers. I have a high frequency (up to 50 kHz) AC sine wave generator, and I would like to use it to generate some arcs on a flyback. So I thought I could just wind ...
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Time period of sine wave

I need to plot the time period of sine wave (wt) in rad. Am using `rad = asin (complex(Vm));` for getting the angle in rad. While ...
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Half of half cycle of sine wave

How can I identify the increasing and decreasing side of half cycle of sine wave using MATLAB code (.m file). For example the flag should set 1 if the amplitude of sine wave is increasing from 0 deg ...
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Bubba Oscillator - Smooth sine curve generation

I am trying to simulate Bubba Oscillator using MATLAB, so far i have had success getting both sinusoidal and cosine curves from below circuit : I have used finite gain op-amp with gain = 100000; and ...