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# 18-100 Course Schedule, Spring 2012

- Lecture
- TR 01:30PM 02:50PM DH 2315

- Recitatations
- M 11:30AM 12:20PM PH A22
- M 12:30PM 01:20PM GHC 4102
- M 02:30PM 03:20PM WEH 5312

- Labs
- W 06:30PM 09:20PM HH A101
- R 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 | 1/17 | L1 | Introduction, discussion of engineering systems and sub-systems, basic electricity |

1/19 | L2 | Voltage, current, resistance, power, circuit schematic symbols, ground | |

2 | 1/24 | L3 | Power dissipation, Ohm's law, Kirchoff's Voltage and Current Laws, basic circuits |

1/26 | L4 | Series and parallel resistances and combinations, solving circuits using equivalent resistances | |

3 | 1/31 | L5 | Superposition, Thevenin and Norton Equivalents, Source Transformation |

2/2 | L6 | Introduction to capacitors and inductors, impedance, begin 1st order systems | |

4 | 2/7 | L7 | Continue 1st order systems, RC and LR circuits, time and freq. domain |

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

5 | 2/14 | L9 | Introduction to Operational Amplifiers, open and closed loop gain, op-amp assumptions, inverting and non-inverting amplifier circuits |

2/16 | L10 | Review for Exam I | |

6 | 2/21 | Exam I | |

2/23 | L11 | Buffers, summing and difference circuits, active filters | |

7 | 2/28 | L12 | Introduction to diodes (signal, zener, and LED), basic diode operation, piecewise linear model (PWL) for diodes, rectifiers |

3/1 | L13 | Introduction to transistors, basic transistor operation, piecewise linear model for NPN transistors, common emitter circuits | |

8 | 3/6 | L14 | Common collector transistor circuit and circuits with emitter and collector resistors |

3/8 | L15 | transistors wrap up | |

Spring Break | |||

9 | 3/20 | L16 | Small signal analysis of transistor circuits, amplifiers |

3/22 | L17 | Signals and modulation | |

10 | 3/27 | L18 | Sampling, analog to digital conversion, quantization, base conversions, binary arithmetic |

3/29 | L19 | Introduction to Computer Systems, begin basic assembly language | |

11 | 4/3 | Exam II | |

4/5 | L20 | Basic assembly language (cont.) | |

12 | 4/10 | L21 | Logic gates, Boolean expressions, DeMorgan's theorems, begin combinational logic circuits |

4/12 | L22 | Combinational logic circuits (cont.), truth tables, digital circuit schematics, two-level circuit representation | |

13 | 4/17 | L23 | Karnaugh maps, adders, multiplexers, de-multiplexers |

4/19 | No class, Spring Carnival | ||

14 | 4/24 | 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 |

4/26 | L25 | Continue finite state machine design, design of counters, output mapping, sequential logic circuits with external inputs | |

15 | 5/1 | L26 | Review for Exam III |

5/3 | Exam III | ||

TBD | Final Exam |