PH2170 Basic Electronics

Course Details

Course Contents :
Passive elements and diodes Lumped circuit elements - Kirchhoff?s Laws ? Thevenin and Norton theorems ? nodal and mesh analysis ? superposition principle. PN junction diode ? load line and small signal analysis ? types of diodes ? simple diode circuits. Bipolar junction transistors Transistor amplifiers and dc analysis ? CB, CE and CC configurations ? the Ebers-Moll Model. Two-port devices and hybrid model ? h parameters and small signal analysis of amplifiers ? cascading transistor amplifiers. Bias and bias stabilization ? operating point ? stability factor ? analysis of different biasing schemes ? bias compensation methods. Feedback Feedback and transfer gain ? negative feedback amplifiers ? input output characteristics. Voltage series, current series, voltage shunt and current shunt configurations. Positive feedback, stability and oscillators ? transistor oscillators ? Hartley, Colpitt and RC phase shift oscillators. Power amplifiers Class A, B, C and AB power amplifiers ? efficiency and power dissipation of Class B push-pull amplifier. Single tuned amplifiers. Field effect transistors JFETs and their characteristics ? biasing and JFET amplifiers ? MOSFETs and their characteristics. Opamps Differential amplifiers and opamps ? opamp characteristics ? simple linear opamp circuits.

Course References:

? Integrated Electronics: Analog and Digital Circuits and Systems, Jacob Millman and Christos C. Halkias, 48th reprint, 1991 edition, Tata-McGraw Hill, New Delhi, India, 2008. ? Electronic Devices and Circuits Theory, Robert L. Boylestad and Louis Nashelsky, 10th edition, Pearson, Delhi, India, 2009. ? Electronic Principles, Albert Malvino and David Bates, 7th edition, Tata-McGraw Hill, New Delhi, India, 2007. ? The Art of Electronics, Paul Horowitz and Winfield Hill, 2nd edition, Cambridge University Press, New York, USA, 1989. ? 2000 Solved Problems in Electronics, J. J. Cathey, Schaum?s outline series, Tata-McGraw Hill, New Delhi, India, 1991. ? Electronic Circuits: Discrete and Integrated, D. L. Schilling and C. Belove, Tata-McGraw Hill, New Delhi, India, 2002.