7.11: Integrators and Differentiators

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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.

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