Bebop to the Boolean Boogie. An Unconventional Guide to Electronics. Book • 3rd Edition • Authors: Clive Max Maxfield. Browse book content. About the . Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication Data Maxfield, Clive, Bebop to the boolean boogie: an unconventional guide to electronics fundamentals. Bebop to the Boolean Boogie has 62 ratings and 3 reviews. Dominic said: It’s unconventional in that it manages to put good humor to learning electronics.

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Open Preview See a Problem? The article benop technically brilliant he paid me to say that and very infor- mative, but it was the short biography at the end of the piece that I enjoyed the most.

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Over these last few years, electronics and computing technology has progressed in leaps and bounds. As was previously noted, a digital value is represented as being in one of a finite number of discrete states.

Rich Williams rated it it was amazing Apr 25, In his spare time Ha! Bebop quickly found use at Yale University as part of an introductory electronics course it was subsequently adopted by a number of other universities around the worldand beobp soon became required reading for sales and marketing groups at a number of high- tech companies in Silicon Valley and across the USA. There are no discussion topics on this book yet.


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Bebop to the Boolean Boogie: An Unconventional Guide to Electronics by Clive Maxfield

As a bonus, nuggets of trivia are included with which you can amaze your family and friends; for example, Greenland Eskimos have a base twenty number system because they count using both fingers and toes. Learn more about Amazon Prime. For example, consider a digital view with five quanta: Leonardo Aguayo rated it really liked it Nov 14, Recognizing the importance of preserving what has been written, Elsevier Science prints its books on acid-free paper whenever possible.

English Choose a language for shopping. Stable Position Figure If you are not vigilant, you may not only learn something, but you may even enjoy the process. As the number of quanta increases, the digital view more closely approximates the analog view Figure However, simply adding a second electron is not the solution; although the first electron shell would now be filled, the extra electron would result in an electrically unbalanced negative ion.

This electron pushes another in turn, and the effect ripples down the wire until an electron at the far end of the wire is ejected into the more positive target.

Additionally, by clarifying the techno-speech used by engineers, the book is of value to anyone who is interested in understanding more about electronics but lacks a strong technical background.

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Each oxygen atom can therefore form two bonds with other atoms — for example, with two hydrogen atoms to form a water molecule chemical symbol H 2 0 Figure From reviews of the first edition: Thus, although a hydrogen atom contains both a proton and an electron and is therefore electrically balanced, it is still not completely happy.


Protons boolean neutrons are approxi- mately the same size, while electrons are very much smaller. Digital electronics — Popular works. Amazon Drive Cloud storage from Amazon. Read more Read less.

Clive Maxfield’s style keeps it interesting and readable. Collieboy89 rated it really liked it Oct 31, Return to Book Page. After receiving his B. Books by Clive Maxfield. Although every electron contains the same amount of negative charge, electrons orbit the nucleus at different levels beblp as quantum levels or electron shells.

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Amazon Inspire Digital Boogei Resources. There may be several different flavors, or isotopes, of the same element differing only in their number of neutrons; for example, hydrogen has three isotopes with zero, one, and two neutrons, respectively.

Refresh and try again. Quotes from Bebop to the Bool An oxygen atom chemical symbol O contains eight protons and eight electrons. We then proceed rapidly booelan atomic theory and semiconductor switches to primitive logic functions and their electronic implementations. Had to buy this for a class, ended up not using it.