Questions tagged [circuits]

{circuits} are networks of interconnecting elements, most commonly electrical circuits.

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How can I make my logic circuits look “better”?

I'm new to this, I'm trying to use circuiTikz to draw logic diagrams and I can't get it quite right, Is there anything I can do to avoid the lines getting merged when they shouldn't? also, is there ...
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How can I draw the switch in circuitikz?

While writing an article about RL circuits, I wanted to treat the periodicity of current establishment and rupture, I wanted to draw the following circuit. \begin{circuitikz}[european] \draw (0,-2) ...
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Drawing Electrical Circuits using circuitiks

I just need help with one specific portion of a electrical circuit. Also, when I put a battery on the circuit, it is drawed with two pairs of bars, not one like I want to. If you want, just tell me ...
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Is there a package that provides simple, isolated circuit symbols?

I am looking for a simple way to typeset isolated circuit symbols, such as the following, or closely related, symbols for batteries and capacitors. I am preparing for my thesis defense, and I don't ...
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Diagram with antennas in circuitikz

Hi everyone. I want to make this diagram using circuitikz. Thus, far I have the following: \begin{circuitikz} \draw (0,0) to [twoport, blocks/scale=0.8, name=D1, t={a}] ++(1.5,0) coordinate(E1); \...
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Schematic diagram with switches

I want to do this diagram in latex. I know how to draw rectangles and arrows (basic tikz user) but doing it symmetrically such that the arrow head is in the center of the box consumes a lot of time (...
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Help on making LED Display

Hello! Can anyone help me draw the following symbol for LED Display in LaTeX? Any help or recommendations would be appreciated. Thanks.
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Current transformer schematic diagram [closed]

How can I draw the below schematic diagram in latex.
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How can we draw a symbol like normally open/closed contacts in the tikz or latex?

I am facing lots of difficulty in drawing a symbol called normally open/closed conatct in tikz and latex. so I need help with drawing such a symbol and different versions of it as attached in the snip....
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changing style of empty diode in TikZ

I'm trying to change the thickness of the outlines of an empty diode in a tikzpicture. According to the TikZ manual the option style should handle this, but in my case there is no difference between ...
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converting some handwritten network diagram into latex [duplicate]

I wonder whether anyone knows how to draw the following in latex I understand there is circuittikz but it does not quite match what is wanted here. circuittikz Thanks for any suggestions
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Draw controlled-SWAP gate using Qcircuit

I want to draw this circuit using Qcircuit package: This was my attempt: \Qcircuit @C=0.5cm @R=.5cm { \qw & \qw &\ctrl{1} & \qw & \qw\\ \lstick{\psi_1} & \qw & \link{1}{-1} &...
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Is there a way in Tikz to draw a path specified by only two nodes avoiding regions in the drawing?

I want to connect a set of predefined nodes using a simple sintaxe like "\draw (SD00) -- (ED03);" using only the start and end nodes, instead of specifying a whole path through intermediate nodes. The ...
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Make flip flop wider

Im having problems creating a schematic like this one for my school project. I know how to insert the parts, but this flip flop is much wider than the one I inserted. Does anyone know how to make it ...
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Adding dots to a circuit Latex

I am a Latex beginner and I am trying to add some black dots in a circuit. Here you are my code: \documentclass[10pt,english, openany]{book} \usepackage{tikz} \usepackage{circuitikz} \...
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Full wave rectifier circuit

Hi! I want to do this circuit in my document but I'm new in this, I have no idea where to start. Specially the diode bridge, I don't know how to do it. I would be very grateful if someone could help ...
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What is the easiest way to render a circuit schematic embeddable in TeX from a netlist?

What is a common schematic netlist format of an EDA tool like KiCAD or gEDA to automatically create/reverse engineer a schematic render or is it easier to use an SVG format? For starters, I'd like ...
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electric circuit with circuitikz

i am using "circuitikz", but i can´t make this electric circuit! \begin{figure}[h] \centering \begin{circuitikz} \draw [-o](0.25,4)--(0,4)node[left]{$V_i(t)$}; \draw (0.25,4)to[R,l=$R_1$, a={{3,456}{...
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Circuitikz transmission gate (Bowtie symbol)

After reading the manual following question remained unanswered: Is there a transmission gate symbol (the one on the right) built into tikz/circuitikz? If not, is there an extension providing the ...
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I need to use a different version of circuitikz. How can I do that?

I have a circuitikz that works perfectly on one configuration but not on another one; for example, this: \begin{circuitikz} \draw (0,0) node[dipchip]{CHIP1}; \end{circuitikz} works ok in one ...
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Electric circuit with latex

I want to create below circuit but I am new to latex and I could'nt do it.How can I do that?
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Custom Integrated Circuits with CircuiTikz

I would like to recreate an Integrated Circuit like this one: I have written this with CircuiTikz: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[siunitx, RPvoltages]{circuitikzgit} ...
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Electrical Circuits with Current Direction and Active Part [closed]

I am working in a power electronic circuit that works on several modes. For different mode different parts are active and current directions are different.I saw some similar papers in IEEE Xplore. Is ...
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Line going through circle (Current Sensor)

I'm using circuitikz, and I was wondering if it is possible to make a line go through a circle, in the way some people represent some current sensors, like this: Here's an working example using ...
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Electric Circuit PsTricks

Good morning, I'm currently learning to make figures with PsTricks, but the documentation, as well as books and examples are very poor as usual. I would like to make this circuit (in LaTeX, with ...
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Changing the current direction arrow in TikZ' circuits.ee library

I want to change the arrow tip used for indicating the current directions in TikZ' circuits.ee library (first path in the MWE below) to something else, say the Stealth tip (second path in the MWE). In ...
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Drawing a simple combinatorial circuit with circuitikz

I'am having problems creating this simple combinatorial circuit with circuitikz: I don't know how to link the ports between them and how to put the ports in a particular position. Can someone help ...
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Help with drawing quantum circuit

I was looking for a little help or direction to more examples of drawing quantum circuits using tikz similar to http://texample.net/tikz/examples/quantum-circuit/? Starting with the above link i ...
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Small handlers at end and beginning

I want to draw several diagrams for boolean circuits, as $w + x(y + zx')$. Is there a Tikz's library to draw this component? I'm sure there is a right way to do it but can't find anything in circuits ...
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circuit as a theorem box

Is it possible to have a circuit as a theorem-definition box, using circuits.ee.IEC or something similar (e.g. CircuiTikZ)? I want: to have a text inside the circuit, the circuit's width fixed at 0....
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Wires do not connect in Circuitikz

I've been trying to use relative coordinates to make my drawings more precise but it seems I don't know how the command \node works since I've been having this problem while connecting a circuit ...
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Transmission Line as a Quadrupole in Circuitikz

How do I realize a circuit with a trasmission line as a quadrupole (quadripole?) like the one in the picture (from Wikipedia)? The standard versione is just a single cylinder which means I would ...
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Color qubit lines using QCircuit

I'd like to color some qubit lines in quantum circuit diagrams drawn using QCircuit as exemplified in the following image: Can this be done with Qcircuit? As a follow-up, is it possible to do some ...
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Possible runaway argument using circuitikz

The following MCVE code originates a Runaway argument? error during compilation time (using pdfLaTeX). If the last line before ending tikzpicture (that is,(errtest.center) to[kinky cross=(nmos9.drain)...
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CircuiTikZ: How to draw contactor coil?

It seems the amazing package CircuiTikZ is mainly focussed on electronics or circuit boards. However, sometimes it is necessary to draw some contactor coils for relais, contactors etc. what is not ...
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Alignment of DIP chips in CircuiTikZ

I want to use circuitikz to make a breadboard layout. Preamble: \tikzset{ open socket/.style = { circle, fill = lightgray, inner sep = 1pt }, filled socket/.style = { circle, ...
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Formatting in quantikz circuit diagram

How do I club these wires under the class named 'MY TERM', do I use gateinput. This is the code: \begin{quantikz}[row sep={0.7cm,between origins}] \lstick{\ket{\tilde{C}^0_{ijk}}} &\qw &\qw &...
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TikZ: Piping and instrumentation diagram (P&ID) shapes available?

To draw electrical wiring schemes in TikZ the nice package circuitikz is available. However, is there something similar existent for drawing piping and instrumentation diagrams? Example of such a ...
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Is there a package for schematic representation of Arduino?

I need to represent a circuit containing Arduino. I'm new to circuitikz, and to latex, so I'm not able to code a complex circuit component.
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Drawing logic circuits using circuit_macros

I am trying to draw a circuit logic diagrams using circuit_macros and it is not straightforward for me. I just read the manual of circuit_macros and then some of the publicly available examples at ...
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Drawing example circuits with circuit_macros

At Circuit_macro examples, Version 8.9.3 webpage, example codes are shared with the outputs. I am trying to draw transformers, especially the one on the following picture: Then, I copied the code of ...
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Create transfomer symbol consisting of two circles

I am drawing a simple power system in a single line diagram and want to define a shape for a transformer, which looks like two partly overlapping circles. I have already defined styles for generators ...
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How to improve the creation of digital circuits in PGF?

I am currently designing a piece of hardware and wanted to document this in a Latex document. Luckily, there is circuitikz and pgf to work with. The building block I am interested in are not included ...
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Properly installing circuit_macros on a Windows PC

I want to use circuit_macros, a tool for creating circuit diagrams using M4 macros written by Dwight Aplevich. I am using Windows and face problems since most of the avalaible documentation are for ...
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Draw Circuit Diagram

I am trying to draw this diagram and I got stuck in Antenna text position. In addition I am not happy with semicircle antenna draw. I am also missing curved arrow inside the circle. Can you some one ...
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Drawing mesh currents in circuitikz

My problem is that I don't know how to draw the circular-like shaped mesh currents in circuits. The following messy currents were generated with MS Paint. Any help would be much appreciated. \...
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Help with drawing the following circuit diagram

I'm just learning how to use circuitikz and I'm trying to draw the following circuit diagram Here's what I've got so far \begin{circuitikz} \draw (0,0) node[ocirc,ground]{$-m$} to[short] (1,0) ...
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Star and Delta Connections using Circuitikz

I am making the delta and star connections in circuitikz. But I have some problems stylizing ... For the Star Connection: \documentclass[border=3mm]{standalone} \usepackage{circuitikz} \begin{...
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SR Latch using Circuitikz

I am trying to draw an SR Latch using Circuitikz My code is: \begin{circuitikz} \draw (0,2) node[nor port] (NOR1) {} (1,2) node[anchor=east] {Q} (1,0) node[anchor=east] {$\overline{Q}$} (0,0) node[...
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Circuit diagram with tikz

Hi I am trying to draw the following circuit: using Tikz package in Latex. The following is my code \begin{figure}[t] \begin{center} \ctikzset{bipoles/length=1cm} \begin{...