Non Inverting and Inverting Amplifiers

  • Thread starter robostar
  • Start date
  • #1
3
0
Can someone please explain the difference between non inverting and inverting amplifiers for me, all I know at the moment is that the gradient of Non inverting amplifier is usually positive?
 

Answers and Replies

  • #2
Redbelly98
Staff Emeritus
Science Advisor
Homework Helper
Insights Author
12,134
161
I think you mean "gain" rather than "gradient".

An inverting amplifier produces a negative output for a positive input, and vice-versa (i.e. the gain is negative).

A non-inverting amplifier has a positive gain; the output has the same sign as the input.

Hope that helps.
 

Related Threads on Non Inverting and Inverting Amplifiers

  • Last Post
Replies
3
Views
4K
  • Last Post
Replies
2
Views
1K
  • Last Post
Replies
2
Views
4K
Replies
1
Views
2K
Replies
7
Views
3K
  • Last Post
Replies
0
Views
1K
  • Last Post
Replies
7
Views
3K
  • Last Post
Replies
1
Views
779
  • Last Post
Replies
3
Views
2K
  • Last Post
Replies
1
Views
1K
Top