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10: Integrators and Differentiators

  • Page ID
    3606
  • Learning Objectives

    After completing this chapter, you should be able to:

    • Describe the fundamental usefulness and operation of an integrator.
    • Describe the fundamental usefulness and operation of a differentiator.
    • Detail the modifications required in order to make a practical op amp integrator or differentiator.
    • Plot the useful frequency range of a given integrator or differentiator.
    • Analyze the operation of integrator circuits using both time-continuous and time-discrete methods.
    • Analyze the operation of differentiator circuits using both time-continuous and time-discrete methods.
    • Explain the operation of an analog computer.