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Spring 2009-2010
* ELE 302   na, npdf

System Design and Analysis

Bradley W. Dickinson

Comprehensive, laboratory-based course in electronic system design and analysis. Covers formal methods for the design and analysis of moderately complex real-world electronic systems. Course is centered around a semester-long design project involving a computer-controlled vehicle designed and constructed by teams of two students. Integrates microprocessors, communications, and control.

Sample reading list:
Horowitz and Hill, The Art of Electronics

Reading/Writing assignments:
4 major projects. Project reports, design review presentations, laboratory notebook. Lecture notes and handouts provided. No weekly problem set.

Design Project - 85%
Class/Precept Participation - 15%

Other Requirements:
Course is required for concentrators

Prerequisites and Restrictions:
ELE 206 and ELE 301. Permission of instructor..

Other information:
All projects are done in teams of two. Your partner must be in the same lab session as you.

Schedule/Classroom assignment:

Class numberSectionTimeDaysRoomEnrollmentStatus
42024 L01 1:30 pm - 2:20 pm M W F   Engineering Quad B-Wing   B205   Enrolled:18 Limit:48
42020 B01 3:00 pm - 4:20 pm M   Engineering Quad F-Wing   F110   Enrolled:6 Limit:16
42022 B02 3:00 pm - 4:20 pm F   Engineering Quad F-Wing   F110   Enrolled:10 Limit:16
42026 B03 3:00 pm - 4:20 pm Th   Engineering Quad F-Wing   F110   Enrolled:2 Limit:16