The Art of Electronics


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The Art of Electronics includes some 80 Tables, essential for choosing electronic components when you're designing a circuit. Lots of the information here is unique -- gleaned from performance curves, calculated from different information that the manufacturer provides, or distilled from the authors' personal experience.

1.1 Diodes
2.1 Small-signal transistors
3.1 JFETs
3.2 MOSFETs
3.3 Dual matched JFETs
3.4 Current regulator diodes
3.5 Power MOSFETs
3.6 BJT-MOSFET comparison
3.7 Electrostatic voltages
4.1 Operational amplifiers
4.2 Recommended op-amps
4.3 High-voltage op-amps
4.4 Power op-amps
5.1 Time-domain filter comparison
5.2 VCVS low-pass filters
5.3 555-type oscillators
5.4 Selected VCOs
6.1 Power transistors
6.2 Transient suppressors
6.3 Power-line filters
6.4 Rectifiers
6.5 Zener and reference diodes
6.6 500mW zeners
6.7 IC voltage references
6.8 Fixed voltage regulators
6.9 Adjustable voltage regulators
6.10 Dual-tracking regulators
7.1 Seven precision op-amps
7.2 Precision op-amps
7.3 High-speed precision op-amps
7.4 Fast buffers
7.5 Instrumentation amplifiers
8.1 4-bit integers
8.2 TTL and CMOS gates
8.3 Logic identities
8.4 Buffers
8.5 Transceivers (PDF file)
8.6 Decoders
8.7 Magnitude comparators
8.8 Monostable multivibrators
8.9 D-registers and latches (PDF file)
8.10 Counters (PDF file)
8.11 Shift registers (PDF file)
9.1 Logic family characteristics
9.2 Allowed connections between logic families
9.3 Comparators
9.4 D/A converters
9.5 A/D converters
9.6 Integrating A/D converters
10.1 IBM PC bus
10.2 Computer buses
10.3 ASCII codes (PDF file)
10.4 RS-232 signals
10.5 Serial data standards
10.6 Centronics (printer) signals
11.1 68000/8 instruction set
11.2 Allowable addressing modes
11.3 68000/8 addressing modes
11.4 68008 bus signals
11.5 68000/8 vectors
11.6 Zilog 8530 registers
11.7 Zilog 8530 serial port initialization
11.8 Microprocessors
12.1 PC graphic patterns
12.2 Venturi fans
13.1 RF transistors
13.2 Wideband op-amps
14.1 Primary batteries
14.2 Battery characteristics (PDF file)
14.3 Primary-battery attributes
14.4 Low-power regulators
14.5 Micropower voltage references
14.6 Micropower op-amps
14.7 Programmable op-amps
14.8 Low-power comparators
14.9 Microprocessor controllers
15.1 Thermocouples
D.1 Selected resistor types
H.1 Butterworth low-pass filters


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