Marine Electronics - Resistance and Batteries
Learn about the principles and basic electricity laws for electronic components in maritime from this free course.Publisher: ADU
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The field of maritime has continuously seen improvement in enhancing efficiency and effectiveness in operations. Some of which have been directed towards marine electronics creating different applications for electronic components including batteries, cells, and resistors. Resistors, for instance, play a key part in controlling the flow of electric current in virtually all marine electronic circuits found on board boats, ships, and vessels. This free online course from Alison seeks to expose learners to the workings of resistance and batteries applied in marine electronics. Their applications are seen in different circuits on board ships, some of which are essential for the operation of ships and vessels. Technical aspects discussed in this free online course on marine electronics cover the different functionalities of non-linear resistors including thermistors and varistors. Illustrations explaining the voltage-current graphs for these non-linear resistors are also explained in this course to help deliver a better understanding of important marine electronic components.
Marine Electronics - Resistance and Batteries is a free online course that offers an understanding of the workings, principles, and applications of electric resistance in circuits. The course also offers a basic understanding of battery usage, applications, and properties relevant to marine electronics. This course covers an introduction to materials, resistance, and resistivity alongside aspects related to types of resistors. Electrolysis, lead-acid cell, types of batteries, and the applications of batteries are discussed in this free online course from Alison. The course Marine Electronics - Resistance and Batteries offers important lessons on aspects of batteries relevant to marine electronics including battery efficiencies and ratings, internal resistance and polarity, as well as battery performance and maintenance. The course also helps learners identify linear resistors as well as distinguish other resistors from them. Different techniques and instruments for measuring electric resistance are also well explained in this free online course. Upon successful completion of this free online course, concepts surrounding electric resistance and batteries would be understood. The concepts would also be related to areas of internal resistance polarity of batteries observed in electric circuits.
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This free online course from Alison aims to equip learners with an outlook of electronics consisting of basic electronic technology concepts in resistance to the more advanced elements of batteries applied by mariners and people involved in maritime. This course will take you through an introduction to materials, resistance, and resistivity studying fundamental principles of how resistances work. The course will also take you through an introduction to batteries and electrolysis observing how they are involved in energy generation, storage, as well as transmission. The course will be of significant interest to students, researchers, marine engineers, and anyone seeking to learn about marine electronics and its different workings. Furthermore, our lives are increasingly dependent on logistics of products from our home countries in the form of exports and foreign shores in the form of imports; both a form of utilizing complex maritime transport technologies supported by electronics. For this vital reason, a working knowledge of electric resistance and batteries is important. So, register for this free online course from Alison today to improve your understanding of resistance and batteries in marine electronics, their workings, as well as applications in relevant marine systems.
Electric Materials and Resistance - Learning Outcomes
Introduction to Materials, Resistance, and Resistivity
Electric Materials and Resistance - Lesson Summary
Batteries - Learning Outcomes
Introduction to Batteries and Electrolysis
Lead Acid Cell
Battery Efficiencies and Ratings
Types of Batteries
Internal Resistance and Polarity
Applications of Batteries
Battery Performance and Maintenance
Batteries - Lesson Summary
Upon successful completion of this course, you should be able to:
- Discuss the principles and basic laws of electricity
- Analyze DC circuits and its various applications
- Evaluate electronic principles involving Resistors, Capacitors, and Inductors
- List electronic circuit elements such as the semiconductor, thyristor, diodes, rectifier, filters etc.
- Categorize electrostatically sensitive components and the effects of static electricity
- Describe the working of transistor circuits
- Identify the application of digital electronics in communication systems and devices on board
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