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# 18-100 Course Schedule, Fall 2012

- Lecture
- TR 01:30PM 02:50PM PH 100

- Recitatations
- M 11:30AM 12:20PM WEH 4709
- M 12:30PM 01:20PM WEH 4709
- M 01:30PM 02:20PM PH A20
- M 02:30PM 03:20PM WEH 5409
- M 03:30PM 04:20PM WEH 6423

- Labs
- M/T/W/Th 06:30PM 09:20PM HH A101
- F 01:30PM 04:20PM HH A101

- Course Information
- 18-100 Introduction to ECE Course Description

Week | Date | L# | Topic |
---|---|---|---|

1 | 8/28 | L1 | Introduction, discussion of engineering systems and sub-systems, basic electricity |

8/30 | L2 | Voltage, current, resistance, power, circuit schematic symbols, ground | |

2 | 9/4 | L3 | Power dissipation, Ohm's law, Kirchoff's Voltage and Current Laws, basic circuits |

9/6 | L4 | Series and parallel resistances and combinations, solving circuits using equivalent resistances | |

3 | 9/11 | L5 | Superposition, Thevenin and Norton Equivalents, Source Transformation |

9/13 | L6 | Introduction to capacitors and inductors, impedance, begin 1st order systems | |

4 | 9/18 | L7 | Continue 1st order systems, RC and LR circuits, time and freq. domain |

9/20 | L8 | 2nd order systems, LRC circuits, frequency response | |

5 | 9/25 | L9 | CIT Area Talks. Review for Exam I |

9/27 | L10 | Introduction to Operational Amplifiers, open and closed loop gain, op-amp assumptions, inverting and non-inverting amplifier circuits | |

6 | 10/2 | Exam I | |

10/4 | L11 | Buffers, summing and difference circuits, active filters | |

7 | 10/9 | L12 | Introduction to diodes (signal, zener, and LED), basic diode operation, piecewise linear model (PWL) for diodes, rectifiers |

10/11 | L13 | Introduction to transistors, basic transistor operation, piecewise linear model for NPN transistors, common emitter circuits | |

8 | 10/16 | L14 | Common collector transistor circuit and circuits with emitter and collector resistors |

10/18 | L15 | Small signal analysis of transistor circuits, amplifiers | |

9 | 10/23 | L16 | Signals and modulation |

10/25 | L17 | Sampling, analog to digital conversion, quantization, base conversions, binary arithmetic | |

10 | 10/30 | L18 | Finish signal processing concept. Review for Exam II |

11/1 | L19 | Introduction to Computer Systems, begin basic assembly language | |

11 | 11/6 | Exam II | |

11/8 | L20 | Basic assembly language (cont.) | |

12 | 11/13 | L21 | Logic gates, Boolean expressions, DeMorgan's theorems, begin combinational logic circuits |

11/15 | L22 | Combinational logic circuits (cont.), truth tables, digital circuit schematics, two-level circuit representation | |

13 | 11/20 | L23 | Karnaugh maps, adders, multiplexers, de-multiplexers |

11/22 | bonus | Thanksgiving (no class) | |

14 | 11/27 | L24 | Feedback in logic circuits, SR flip-flops, D flip-flops, master-slave edge-triggered flip-flops, sequential logic, state diagrams, state transition tables, begin finite state machine design |

11/29 | L25 | Continue finite state machine design, design of counters, output mapping, sequential logic circuits with external inputs | |

15 | 12/4 | L26 | CIT Area Talks. Review for Exam III |

12/6 | Exam III | ||

12/17 | Final Exam, 8:30a.m.‐11:30a.m. |