Tuesday, January 19, 2016

Embedded System Symbols

Component, Circuit, Schematics Symbol

An Embedded Software Programmer should be familiar on schematic symbol and able to understanding the system logic from schematics. Schematic is symbolic representation of electronic circuits. The symbols represent electronic elements on schematic diagrams. There are different standards and symbols can differ. For clarification, it is always best to ask the engineer responsible for drafting the schematic. Sample schematics,

Embedded System Symbols

Embedded System Symbols

Electronic component name help to refer to specific points in schematics. The prefixes of names are standardized. Here’s a quick table of common components and their name prefixes:
Name IdentifierComponent
UIntegrated Circuits
YCrystals and Oscillators

Components and its symbols:
Resistor SymbolCapacitor Symbol
Inductor SymbolTransformer Symbol
Diode SymbolRectifier Symbol
Thyristor SymbolTransistor Symbol
Tube SymbolGate Symbol
Flip-Flop SymbolSwitch Symbol
Coil SymbolMeter Symbol
Ground SymbolTerminal Symbol
Wire SymbolLamp Symbol
Connection SymbolAudio Symbol
Source SymbolAntenna Symbol
Attenuator SymbolDigital Component Symbol
Cable SymbolCircuit Protection Device Symbol
Connector Symbol

Related topics:
Embedded System Definition   |   Embedded System Applications   |   Embedded System Characteristics   |   Embedded System Classification   |   Embedded System Components

List of topics: Embedded System


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