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Spring 2017-2018
* ELE 302   na, npdf

Building Real Systems

Stephen A. Lyon
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.

Requirements/Grading:
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
42380 L01 12:30:00 pm - 01:20:00 pm M W F   Friend Center   008   Enrolled:47 Limit:48
42378 B01 01:30:00 pm - 04:20:00 pm M        Enrolled:1 Limit:12
42379 B02 01:30:00 pm - 04:20:00 pm F        Enrolled:8 Limit:12
42381 B03 01:30:00 pm - 04:20:00 pm Th        Enrolled:8 Limit:12
42382 B04 07:30:00 pm - 10:20:00 pm F        Enrolled:30 Limit:45