Books & Videos

Table of Contents

  1. Chapter 1 The World’s Shortest Electronics Primer

    1. What Is Arduino?

    2. Electronic Circuits and Components

    3. Programming Arduino

    4. First Sketch: Make an LED Blink

  2. Chapter 2 Project: Noise Monitor/LED Bar Output

    1. Measuring Noise: The Microphone

    2. Make the Gadget

  3. Chapter 3 New Component: 4Char Display

    1. Test Project

  4. Chapter 4 Detecting Electromagnetic Interference (and making bad music)

    1. Detecting EMI Sources in the Environment

    2. Make the Gadget

    3. What Are We Measuring with This Gadget?

  5. Chapter 5 Project: Water Conductivity/Numerical Output

    1. What Is Conductivity, and Why Do I Care?

    2. Make the Gadget

  6. Chapter 6 New Component: Ethernet Shield

    1. Using the Ethernet Shield

    2. Testing the Ethernet Shield

    3. Testing the SD Card Slot

    4. Things to Try

  7. Chapter 7 Project: Humidity, Temperature & Dew Point/4Char Display

    1. You Don’t Have to Be a Weatherman to Measure the Weather

    2. Getting Usable Measurements

    3. First Electronic Sensor: The DHT-22

    4. Using Code Libraries

    5. Make the Gadget

  8. Chapter 8 Real-Time, Geo-Tagged Data Sharing with Pachube

    1. Test Project: Connecting and Uploading Data to Pachube

    2. Things To Try

  9. Chapter 9 Project: Radiation Counter/Sharing Data on the Internet

    1. What’s a Geiger Counter?

    2. Make the Gadget

    3. What Are We Measuring with This Gadget?

    4. Failure Mode Analysis

    5. Things to Try

  10. Chapter 10 Casing the Gadget