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Fall 2006-2007
* ELE 222B (ST)   Graded A-F, P/D/F, Audit

Principles of Computing and Connectivity

Sharad Malik

This class is an exploration of the basic technologies that form the basis of modern computing, wireless and internet systems. It will cover an understanding of the basic principles involved in the different technology areas and show how these can be combined to yield powerful systems. Student papers will include social, business and economic aspects of these technologies. ELE22B is the lab version of the class, and will include three laboratory projects covering semiconductor, computing and communication technologies.

Sample reading list:
Instructor Course Notes,

Reading/Writing assignments:
The course will be graded on classroom participation (10%), 6-8 assignments including a research component (40%), laboratory projects (25%) and one end term paper (25%). In addition to the technology aspects, this paper may include societal, business and economic issues.

Paper in lieu of Final - 25%
Lab Reports - 25%
Class/Precept Participation - 10%
Problem set(s) - 40%

Other information:
The lab time may be changed to suit student schedules.


Schedule/Classroom assignment:

Class numberSectionTimeDaysRoomEnrollmentStatus
20738 L01 01:30:00 pm - 02:50:00 pm M W   Friend Center   008   Enrolled:12 Limit:28
20739 B01 07:30:00 pm - 10:20:00 pm W   Engineering Quad F-Wing   F110   Enrolled:0 Limit:7
20740 B02 07:30:00 pm - 10:20:00 pm M   Engineering Quad F-Wing   F110   Enrolled:4 Limit:7
20741 B03 01:30:00 pm - 04:20:00 pm T   Engineering Quad F-Wing   F110   Enrolled:2 Limit:7
20742 B04 07:30:00 pm - 10:20:00 pm T   Engineering Quad F-Wing   F110   Enrolled:6 Limit:7