Here’s a great article with more from analog guru Bob Pease. The collection of analog circuits for diode clamps and ideal zeners are all pretty useful.
And the photos of Pease are classic!
There’s been a huge upset in the force. The two great EE legends of circuit design are no more, with the second one passing Saturday as he left the memorial for the first. A sad time in Silicon Valley to be sure.
Jim Williams and Bob Pease represented the core of great electrical engineers, and their many articles endeavored to spread that deep knowledge outward for all to share. Bob in particular was quite diverse and presented interesting points-of-view on numerous topics ranging from VW repair to hiking in Nepal to measuring femtoamperes. His works are worthy of reading to all EE types. Look here and other places for his writings.