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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   Xiaowei Chen (also in room 209)

·         Fr    -

 

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

Solution #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

Solution #2

 

Quiz #1

W

Jan 18

Complex Numbers and Phasors

Th

Jan 19

Quiz (EE 206)

F

Jan 20

Semiconductors

Video

M

Jan 23

PN Junctions

Video

HW #3

Solution #3

 

Quiz #2

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

HW #4

Solution #4

 

Quiz #3

W

Feb 1

Clipper Circuits

 

Th

Feb 2

Quiz

 

F

Feb 3

Min, Max Circuits

M

Feb 6

AC to DC Converters

Electroboom:  iPhone Charger

ElectroBoom:  Full Bridge Rectifier

HW #5

Solution #5

 

Quiz #4

Bonus Question

W

Feb 8

Career Fair (no class)

Th

Feb 9

DC to DC Converters

Video

F

Feb 10

Quiz

 

M

Feb 13

Transistor Theory

Video

HW #6

Solution #6

 

 

Quiz #5

W

Feb 15

Using a Transistor as a Switch

Video

ElectroBoom - Rail Gun

ElectroBoom – Strobe Light

Th

Feb 16

Quiz

F

Feb 17

H-Bridge  

Video

M

Feb 20

Holiday

HW #7

Solution #7

 

Quiz #6

W

Feb 22

DC to AC Converters  

Video

Th

Feb 23

Semiconductor Relay

IGBT Demo

Cornstarch Speaker

F

Feb 24

Quiz (Friday due to President’s day)

M

Feb 27

Differential Amplifier & Operational Amplifiers

Comparitors, Schmitt Triggers

 

HW #8

Solution #8

 

Quiz #7

W

Mar 1

Boolean Logic

ElectroBoom:  Coil Gun

Th

Mar 2

Quiz

 

F

Mar 3

DTL Logic

Y = AB+C

M

Mar 6

TTL Logic

HW #9

 

Quiz #8

W

Mar 8

MOSFET & JFET Theory

 

Th

Mar 9

Quiz

 

F

Mar 10

MOSFET Used as a Switch

 

M

Mar 13

Spring Break

 

W

Mar 15

Spring Break

 

Th

Mar 16

Spring Break

 

F

Mar 17

Spring Break

 

M

Mar 20

CMOS Logic

 

Final (part 1)

Final (part 2)

W

Mar 22

Review

 

Th

Mar 23

ECE 320 Final Exam (part 1)

 

F

Mar 24

ECE 320 Final Exam (part 2)

 

M

Mar 27

Op Amps:  Inverting Amplifiers

 

HW #1

Solution #1

W

Mar 29

Push-Pull Amplifiers

ElectroBoom Power Amp

Th

Mar 30

Instrumentation Amplifiers

F

Mar 31

Audio Amplifiers with Op-Amps

 

M

Apr 3

Active Filters

HW #2

Solution #2

 

Quiz #1 Solution

W

Apr 5

Poles, Zeros, and Frequency Response

Th

Apr 6

Quiz

 

F

Apr 7

Butterworth, Chebychev, Elliptic Filters

Bass Boost

M

Apr 10

Design Example:  Active Filters

HW #3

Solution #3

Quiz #2 Solution

W

Apr 12

Analog Computers

Th

Apr 13

Quiz

F

Apr 14

Holiday

M

Apr 17

Holiday

 

W

Apr 19

2-Port Models

 

Th

Apr 20

Transistors in Active Mode:  Amplifiers

Part 1

Part 2

Part 3

F

Apr 21

CE Amplifier

M

Apr 24

CB, CC Amplifiers

 

HW #4

W

Apr 26

Multi-Stage Amplifiers

 

Th

Apr 27

Quiz

 

F

Apr 28

MOSFET Amplifiers (DC Analysis)

 

M

May 1

MOSFET Amplifiers (AC Analysis)

 

HW #5

Sound on a Light Beam

W

May 3

Instrumentation

 

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)

Transfer Functions