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hwk9_sol - EE 40, FALL 2008 PROF. CHANG-HASNAIN HOMEWORK 9...

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EE 40, FALL 2008 PROF. CHANG-HASNAIN HOMEWORK 9 SOLUTIONS 1. Hambley, P10.40 (a) The output is high if any input is high. This is because then one of the diodes will be forward biased (ON) and pass the high input signal. If both inputs are low, the output is low. This is an OR gate. (b) The output is high only if both inputs are high. This is because then both diodes will be OFF. No current will flow, causing a open at the output node, so there will be no voltage drop across the resistor, making the output high. This is an AND gate. 2. Hambley, P10.48 (a) Assume the diode is an open circuit, this gives us the following Voltage Divider Equations: v 1 = 4 * 200 200 + 200 = 2 V , v 2 = 4 * 100 300 + 100 = 1 V Then the voltage cross the diode is v D = v 1 - v 2 = 1 V. Since v D is greater than V f = 0 . 7 V , the diode is not operating as an open circuit (it is forward biased) (b) Assume the diode operates as a voltage source gives us: KVL v 1 - v 2 = 0 . 7 KCL with supernode engulfing the diode: v 1 - 4 200 + v 1 200 + v 2 - 4 300 + v 2 100 = 0 Solving gives us: v 1 = 1 . 829 V , v 2 = 1 . 129 V . Applying KCL at node 1 gives us: i D = 4 - v 1 200 - v 1 200 = 1 . 714 mA , positive Because the diode current is positive it is consistent with the model. 3. Hambley, P10.52 The dc output voltage is equal to the maximum amplitude of the ac source, which is v L = 20 2 = 28 . 28 V . Assuming ripple is small we can assume that v L is about 1
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2 EE 40, FALL 2008 PROF. CHANG-HASNAIN HOMEWORK 9 SOLUTIONS constant. This implies the peak inverse voltage to be double the value of
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