- Walt Jung, Op Amp Applications Handbook, published by Analog Devices.
- Bruce Carter and Thomas R. Brown, Handbook of Operational Amplifier Applications, published by Texas Instruments (originally published by Burr Brown).
- Bob Dobkin and others, AN-31 Op Amp Circuit Collection, originally published by National Semiconductor (there is an "updated" one published by Texas Instruments (who now owns National), but the original National Semiconductor publication is better).
- Inverting and noninverting amplifiers
- Summing amplifier (multiple inputs)
- Differencing amplifier (two inputs)
- Instrumentation amplifier (three op amps)
- Noninverting integrator
- Single-pole low-pass filter
- Single-pole high-pass filter
- Differentiators don't work (*)
- Lag and lead transfer functions
- Negative impedance converters and gyrators
- Low-pass and high-pass Sallen-Key filters
- Analog computer block diagrams, which lead to...
- Kerwin-Huelsman-Newcomb (KHN) biquad circuit
- Tow-Thomas biquad circuit
- Full-wave rectifier
- Logarithm and exponential circuits
- Temperature-compensated logarithm and exponential circuits
- Multipliers (log/expo, light-bulb, servomotor, quarter-square, and PWM)
It should be mentioned that of all the circuits presented in this section, the differentiator is the one that will operate least successfully with real components. The capacitive input makes it particularly susceptible to random noise...The first sentence is correct, but the second sentence is wrong. It's not a "random noise" problem, it's a loop-stability problem. The resistor and the capacitor introduce a low-pass filter in the feedback path, which reduces the phase margin (close to, or even below, zero degrees) of the op-amp loop.
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