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ECE 320: Electronics I  (3cr - Digital Electronics)

ECE 321: Electronics II (2cr - Analog Electronics)

Steady-State Analysis of Nonlinear Circuits

Spring 2017

 

 

Note for Registration: 

·         Electronics I is required for all Electrical and Computer Engineers  (everyone should sign up for 320)

·         Electronics II is required for all Electrical Engineers and counts as an elective for Computer Engineers

 

Instructor:        Dr. Jake Glower

Email:              jacob_glower@yahoo.com

Office:             ECE 201A

Office Hrs:      Tu/Th  9-10

 

Class Times:  

·         MWF   9AM  (ECE 123  -  1st service)

·         MWF 11AM  (CIE 101  -  2nd service)

·         Th  9:30AM  (ECE 125 – Quiz Day)

 

T.A. 4PM – 8PM room 211

·         Mo  Dipanika Mitra

·         Tu   Mary Pierson

·         We  Dipanika Mitra

·         Th  t.b.d.

·         Fr  t.b.d.

 

Student Information:

·         Old Homework

·         Text Book ($71 new, $2 used)

·         Google Electronics Tutorials

·         Bloom’s Taxonomy

·         Circuit Simulator (PartSim)

 

 

 


 

Date

Topic

Video

Homework & Lab

Old Problems & Solutions

M

Jan 9

Holiday

Download Matlab (link here)

Download SciLab (link here)

HW #1

W

Jan 11

Introduction

 

Th

Jan 12

EE 206 Review:  KCL, KVN

SciLab: leastsq()

Matlab: fminsearch()

F

Jan 13

John Deere Presentation

M

Jan 16

Holiday

HW #2

W

Jan 18

Complex Numbers and Phasors

Th

Jan 19

Quiz (EE 206)

F

Jan 20

Semiconductors

Video

M

Jan 23

PN Junctions

Video

 

W

Jan 25

Diodes: VI Characteristics

Video

Th

Jan 26

Quiz

F

Jan 27

Idea Diode

Video

M

Jan 30

Light Emitting Diodes (LEDs)

Color Wheel

 

W

Feb 1

Clipper Circuits

 

Th

Feb 2

Quiz

 

F

Feb 3

Min, Max Circuits

M

Feb 6

AC to DC Converters

 

W

Feb 8

Career Fair (no class)

Th

Feb 9

Quiz

F

Feb 10

DC to DC Converters

Video

M

Feb 13

Transistor Theory

Video

W

Feb 15

Using a Transistor as a Switch

Video

Cell Phone Driving an LED

Th

Feb 16

Quiz

F

Feb 17

H-Bridge 

Video

M

Feb 20

Holiday

 

W

Feb 22

DC to AC Converters 

Video

Th

Feb 23

Quiz

 

F

Feb 24

Semiconductor Relay

IGBT Demo

Cornstarch Speaker

M

Feb 27

Boolean Logic

 

 

W

Mar 1

DTL Logic

Y = AB+C

Th

Mar 2

Quiz

 

F

Mar 3

TTL Logic

 

M

Mar 6

Differential Amplifier & Operational Amplifiers

 

 

W

Mar 8

Comparitors, Schmitt Triggers

 

Th

Mar 9

Quiz

 

F

Mar 10

MOSFET & JFET Theory

 

M

Mar 13

Spring Break

 

W

Mar 15

Spring Break

 

Th

Mar 16

Spring Break

 

F

Mar 17

Spring Break

 

M

Mar 20

MOSFET Used as a Switch

 

 

W

Mar 22

CMOS Logic

 

Th

Mar 23

Review

 

F

Mar 24

ECE 320 Final Exam (part 1)

 

M

Mar 27

ECE 320 Final Exam (part 2)

 

 

W

Mar 29

 

 

Th

Mar 30

Op Amps:  Inverting Amplifiers

 

F

Mar 31

Instrumentation Amplifiers

 

M

Apr 3

Push-Pull Amplifiers

 

 

W

Apr 5

Audio Amplifiers with Op-Amps

Th

Apr 6

Quiz

 

F

Apr 7

Transfer Functions

M

Apr 10

Poles, Zeros, and Frequency Response

W

Apr 12

Butterworth, Chebychev, Elliptic Filters

Bass Boost

Th

Apr 13

Quiz

F

Apr 14

Holiday

M

Apr 17

Holiday

 

W

Apr 19

Active Filters

Envelope Detectors

Th

Apr 20

2-Port Models

F

Apr 21

Transistors in Active Mode:  Amplifiers

Part 1

Part 2

Part 3

M

Apr 24

CE Amplifier

 

 

W

Apr 26

CB, CC Amplifiers

 

Th

Apr 27

Quiz

 

F

Apr 28

Multi-Stage Amplifiers

 

M

May 1

MOSFET Amplifiers (DC Analysis)

 

W

May 3

MOSFET Amplifiers (AC Analysis)

 

 

Th

May 4

Quiz

 

 

F

May 5

Review

 

 

Tu

May 9

ECE 321 Final Exam:  1PM Room 125

 

 

 

 

Videos: Ideas for Term Project

Rail Gun Video

Strobe Light Video

iPhone Amplifier

Cornstarch Speaker

Fun Theory: Piano Stairs

Fun Theory: Trash Can

Fun Theory: Recycle Bin

Fourier Transform & Noise& -

Subwoofer Crossover  (Sp15)