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Spring 2016-2017
* ELE 302   na, npdf

Building Real Systems

Andrew A. Houck
Jeffrey D. Thompson

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
42293 L01 12:30 pm - 1:20 pm M W F   Friend Center   008   Enrolled:41 Limit:48
42291 B01 1:30 pm - 4:20 pm M   Engineering Quad F-Wing   F112   Enrolled:6 Limit:12
42292 B02 1:30 pm - 4:20 pm F   Engineering Quad F-Wing   F112   Enrolled:11 Limit:12
42294 B03 1:30 pm - 4:20 pm Th   Engineering Quad F-Wing   F112   Enrolled:6 Limit:12
42295 B04 7:30 pm - 10:20 pm F   Engineering Quad F-Wing   F112   Enrolled:18 Limit:20