ECE 320: Digital Electronics

ECE 321:  Analog Electronics

Steady-State Analysis of Nonlinear Circuits

Fall 2015

 

Bison Academy

Syllabus

Term Project Info

Sample Homework & Quizzes

 

Instructor:        Dr. Jake Glower

Email:              jacob_glower@yahoo.com

Office:             ECE 201A

Office Hrs:      T/R  9-10

Class Times:   MWF 11AM   (CME Aud)

                        Th 3:30PM (ECE 125)

Lab TA                        Brandon Stevens

 

Student Information:

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

·         Google Electronics Tutorials

·         Bloom’s Taxonomy

·         Circuit Simulator (PartSim)

 

 


 

Date

Topic

Video

Problems & Solutions

Homework & Lab

M

Aug 24

Holiday

 

 

 

HW #1

(no lab this week)

W

Aug 26

Introduction

 

 

Th

Aug 27

555-Timers:

 

 

F

Aug 28

MATLAB, SciLab, VisSim, MultiSim

Numerical Methods to Solve f(x) = 0

 

2: MATLAB

3: Numerical Solutions

M

Aug 31

Semiconductors

Video

4: Semiconductors

W

Sep 2

PN Junctions

Video

5: PN Junction

Th

Sep 3

Quiz (also covers Circuits I)

F

Sep 4

Diodes: VI Characteristics

Video

6: Diodes

M

Sep 7

Holiday

 

W

Sep 9

Idea Diode

Video

7: Ideal Diodes

Th

Sep 10

Quiz

F

Sep 11

Light Emitting Diodes (LEDs)

8. LEDs

M

Sep 14

Clipper, Clampers

 

9: Clippers

 

W

Sep 16

Min, Max

 

10:Max / Min / Avg

Th

Sep 17

Quiz

 

F

Sep 18

AC to DC Converters

11: AC to DC

M

Sep 21

DC to DC Converters

Video

 

 

W

Sep 23

Transistor Theory

Video

 

Th

Sep 24

Quiz

 

F

Sep 25

Using a Transistor as a Switch

Video

 

M

Sep 28

H-Bridge 

Video

 

 

W

Sep 30

DC to AC Converters 

Video

17: DC to AC

Th

Oct 1

Quiz

F

Oct 2

Semiconductor Relay

IGBT Demo

Cornstarch Speaker

18: SCR

M

Oct 5

Boolean Logic

37: Boolean Logic

 

W

Oct 7

DTL Logic

 

38: DTL Logic

Th

Oct 8

Quiz

 

F

Oct 9

TTL Logic

 

39: TTL Logic

M

Oct 12

MOSFET & JFET Theory

 

40: MOSFET

 

W

Oct 14

MOSFET Used as a Switch

 

41: MOSFET Switch

Th

Oct 15

Quiz

 

F

Oct 16

CMOS Logic

 

M

Oct 19

 

 

 

W

Oct 21

Differential Amplifier & Operational Amplifiers

 

Th

Oct 22

Quiz

 

F

Oct 23

Comparitors, Schmitt Triggers

 

28: Comparitors

M

Oct 26

Review

 

 

W

Oct 28

Review

 

 

Th

Oct 29

Final Exam – Part 1

Semiconductors and Diodes

 

F

Oct30

Final Exam – Part 2

Transistors, MOSFET, Op-Amp

 

End of 320:  Digital Electronics

Start of 321:  Analog Electronics

M

Nov 2

Op Amps:  Inverting Amplifiers

 

26:  Node Equations

 

W

Nov 4

Envelope Detectors

Instrumentation Amplifiers

 

27: Inst Amp

Th

Nov 5

Integrators, Differentiators, etc

 

36: Integrators

F

Nov 6

Filters: Gain and Phase

 

32: Filters

M

Nov 9

Push-Pull Amplifiers

 

W

Nov 11

Holiday

 

Th

Nov 12

Quiz

 

F

Nov 13

Phasors

 

M

Nov 16

Poles, Zeros, and Frequency Response

 

33:Freq Resp

 

W

Nov 18

Active Filters

 

35: Active Filters

Th

Nov 19

Quiz

F

Nov 20

Butterworth, Chebychev, Elliptic Filters

34: Butterworth

M

Nov 23

2-Port Models

W

Nov 25

Transistors in Active Mode:  Amplifiers

Part 1

Part 2

Part 3

19: BJT

Th

Nov 26

Holiday

F

Nov 27

Holiday

 

M

Nov 30

CE Amplifier

Video

W

Dec 2

CB, CC Amplifiers

Video

 

Th

Dec 3

Quiz

F

Dec 4

Multi-Stage Amplifiers

22: Multi-Stage Amp

M

Dec 7

MOSFET Amplifiers (DC Analysis)

42: MOSFET: DC

W

Dec 9

MOSFET Amplifiers (AC Analysis)

43: MOSFET: AC

Th

Dec 10

Quiz

 

F

Dec 11

Review

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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)