Available only as free supplement to Electric Circuits , 5e, (by James Nilsson and Susan Riedel), this free supplement offers guidelines for employing a variety of computer tools as a part of the introductory electric circuits course. Each chapter of the supplement contains five or six worked examples taken directly from the text.

The following topics and/or applications packages are covered:

circuit simulation (PSpice and DesignCenter 3)

a matrix equation solver (MATLAB®)

a spreadsheet package (Quattro Pro)

a symbolic equation solver (Maple V)

Includes 150 problems designed for easy use at the computer.

Includes a disk with files for each example and solutions to some of the 150 problems in the supplement. An update to the companion disk replacing the directory (or adding it where not present) is now available as a self-extracting DOS archive.

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