5. Non-linear Waveshaping: Clamping Circuits – Pulse and Digital Circuits

CHAPTER 5

Non-linear Waveshaping: Clamping Circuits

LEARNING OBJECTIVES

After reading this chapter, you will be able to:

  • Describe various clamping circuits
  • Derive the necessary relations to plot steady-state output
  • Describe the effect of diode characteristics on the clamping voltage
  • Describe synchronized clamping
  • State and derive the clamping circuit theorem