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Spring 2016-2017
* ELE 203 (STL)   Graded A-F, P/D/F, Audit

Electronic Circuit Design, Analysis and Implementation

Naveen Verma

Introduction to electronic circuits and systems. Methods of circuit analysis to create functions from devices, including resistors, capacitors, inductors, diodes, and transistors, in conjunction with op-amps. Quantitative focus on DC and higher-frequency signals using linear systems theory. A major emphasis on intuition, with labs organized as mini projects (1. Touch-screen controller, 2. Radio, 3. Brain-machine interface), where students pursue design (using op-amps and micro controllers), simulations (using SPICE), and analysis (both by hand and using MATLAB).

Sample reading list:
Dorf, Electric Circuits

Reading/Writing assignments:
Chapters of the text and the lab manual are assigned for reading. Keeping a lab notebook, including entry of observations and summary of experiments, is required.

Requirements/Grading:
Mid Term Exam - 30%
Final Exam - 30%
Lab Reports - 30%
Problem set(s) - 10%

Other Requirements:
Course is required for concentrators

Other information:
Labs begin during the first week of the course. Students may change lab section between the first and second week. The second-week choice is final. Bring a bound notebook to the first lab.

Website:  http://blackboard.princeton.edu

Schedule/Classroom assignment:

Class numberSectionTimeDaysRoomEnrollmentStatus
42309 L01 12:30 pm - 1:20 pm M W F   Friend Center   006   Enrolled:49 Limit:60
42312 B01 1:30 pm - 4:20 pm T   Engineering Quad F-Wing   F114   Enrolled:15 Limit:16
42307 B02 1:30 pm - 4:20 pm Th   Engineering Quad F-Wing   F114   Enrolled:11 Limit:12
42313 B03 1:30 pm - 4:20 pm M   Engineering Quad F-Wing   F114   Enrolled:4 Limit:13
42311 B04 7:30 pm - 10:20 pm W   Engineering Quad F-Wing   F114   Enrolled:10 Limit:12
42310 B05 1:30 pm - 4:20 pm W   Engineering Quad F-Wing   F114   Enrolled:9 Limit:13
42308 C01 4:30 pm - 5:20 pm M   Engineering Quad J-Wing   J323   Enrolled:15 Limit:15 Closed
42314 C02 7:30 pm - 8:20 pm M   Friend Center   109   Enrolled:10 Limit:15
42315 C03 7:30 pm - 8:20 pm M   Friend Center   110   Enrolled:6 Limit:15
42316 C04 7:30 pm - 8:20 pm M   Friend Center   111   Enrolled:9 Limit:15
42317 C05 7:30 pm - 8:20 pm M   Friend Center   112   Enrolled:9 Limit:15