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television, computers, and stereo systems are but a few.
An electrical engineer usually performs diverse functions and is likely to use, design, or construct systems that
incorporate some form of electronic circuits. Therefore, an
understanding of the operation and analysis of electronics
is essential to the electrical engineer. Electronics has
become a specialty distinct from other disciplines within
electrical engineering. Because the ﬁeld of electronics
is ever advancing, an electronics engineer must update
his/her knowledge from time to time. The best way to do
this is by being a member of a professional organization
such as the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Troubleshooting an electronic circuit board. Source: T. J. Maloney, Modern Industrial Electronics, 3rd ed. Englewood Cliffs, NJ:
Prentice Hall, 1996, p. 408. (IEEE). With a membership of over 300,000, the IEEE is
the largest professional organization in the world. Members
beneﬁt immensely from the numerous magazines, journals,
transactions, and conference/symposium proceedings published yearly b...
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