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Spring 2016-2017
ELE 304   Graded A-F, P/D/F, Audit

Electronic Circuits: Devices to ICs

Kaushik Sengupta

The course will cover topics related to electronic system design through the various layers of abstraction from devices to ICs. The emphasis will be on understanding fundamental system-design tradeoffs, related to the speed, precision, power with intuitive design methods, quantitative performance measures, and practical circuit limitations. The understanding of these fundamental concepts will prepare students for a wide range of advanced topics from circuits and systems for communication to emerging areas of sensing and biomedical electronics.

Sample reading list:
Razavi, Behzad, Design of Analog CMOS Integrated Circuits
Martin, Ken, Analog Integrated Circuit Design, 2nd Ed.

Reading/Writing assignments:
Problem sets. Approximately 20 pages of reading per week.

Mid Term Exam - 30%
Final Exam - 35%
Other (See Instructor) - 35%

Other Requirements:
Not Open to Freshmen.

Prerequisites and Restrictions:
ELE 203, ELE 206, ELE 208, ELE 301.

Schedule/Classroom assignment:

Class numberSectionTimeDaysRoomEnrollmentStatus
42306 L01 1:30 pm - 2:50 pm M W   Friend Center   004   Enrolled:12 Limit:40