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Chapter 1: Introduction: circuit theory basics
Chapter 2: Operational Amplifier basics
Chapter 3: Op Amps - Non-ideal behavior
Chapter supplement: OP Amp Design Equation Summary
Chapter 4: Op Amp applications - Advanced topics
Chapter supplement: Using Op Amps as Comparators
Chapter 5: Solid-state diodes and diode circuits
Chapter 6: Diode rectifiers and voltage regulators
Chapter 7: Diode application Topics
Chapter supplement: Photodiodes and other Light Sensors
Chapter 8: Transistor basic concepts
Chapter supplement: Choosing Discrete Transistors
Chapter 9: Amplifier Stages
Chapter 10: Multi-stage amplifier configurations
Chapter 11: The Current Mirror
Chapter supplement: Current-Output Circuit Techniques Add Versatility to Your Analog Toolbox
Chapter 12: Differential Amplifiers
Chapter 13: Transimpedance Amplifiers
Chapter 14: Voltage References
Chapter 15: MOSFET Applications
Chapter 16: Amplifier advanced topics
Chapter 17: Power Management Circuits
Chapter 18: Data Converter circuits
Chapter 19: Digital to Analog Converters
Chapter 20: Analog to Digital Converters
Chapter 21: Digital electronics (part 1)
Chapter supplement: 4000 Series Logic and Analog Circuitry:
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