PSED 241

PS ED 241 Electronics Education (3 units)

This course is a study, in theory and in practice, of the basic, as well as the more advanced, electrical and electronic equipment often encountered in teaching undergraduate physics. It introduces the students to analog and digital electronics. It covers electrical circuit concepts, electronic devices such as diodes, transistors and operational amplifiers. It also discusses basic digital electronics including basic combinational circuits with a bit of Boolean algebra and K-maps.

Prerequisite: none

Boylestad & Nashhelsky, Electronic Devices and Circuit Theory, Prentice Hall, 1991.
Johnson, D.E., Johnson, J.R. & Hilburn J.L., Electric Circuit Analysis 2nd Ed., Prentice Hall, 1992.
Nise, Control Systems Engineering.
Phillips, C.L. & Harbor, R.D., Feedback Control Systems 3rd Ed., Prentice Hall, 1996.
Sedra & Smith, Microelectronic Circuits, McGraw Hill Book Company, 1990.
Smith, R.J. & Dorf R.C., Circuits, Devices and Systems 5th Ed., John Wiley & Sons, 1990.
Van de Vegte, J., Feedback Control Systems 3rd Ed., Prentice Hall, 1994.