Introduction to Electronic Circuits
Objective: To understand the principles of electrical/electronic circuits using appropriate analytical methods and use these principles in some of the numerous applications of eletronic circuits.
Introduction, Circuit elements.
Circuit Laws and analysis, Loop method Node analysis, Network theorems.
Signal waveforms, Periodic signals, Steady state response of RLC circuits, Natural response - first order and second order systems
Forced, Complete and transient response, Maximum power transfer, Reciprocity theorem.
General network analysis, One and two port inductive coupling, Transformer.
Diodes, characteristics Applications.
BJTs - Biasing, amplifiers, small signal model, MOSFETs, applications
RC coupled amplifier using BJTs, Frequency response
Op amps and circuit applications, Op amp characteristics, and Analog computer.
Boolean functions and minimization using Karnaugh map, logic gates and realisation, Flip-flops, Shift registers and counters.
Study of Cathode Ray Oscilloscope(CRO) - 1 turn
KVL,KCL and Network Theorems - 1 turn
Steady-state response of RC, RLC circuits - 1 turn
Step response of RC, RLC circuits - 1 turn
Diode circuits - 1 turn
BJT applifier design - 2 turns
Op Amp applications - 2 turns
Digital Circuits - 1 turn
Ralph J. Smith & R.C. Dorf, "Circuits, Devices and Systems", John Wiley & Sons, 5th Edition.
15 Marks - Minor test I
15 Marks - Minor test II
15 Marks - Tutorial Quizzes
30 Marks - Major test
25 Marks - Lab (5 Marks each for reports, test, Viva, Preparedness & quiz)