Faculty of Information Technology, BUT

Course details

Computer Hardware

IPR Acad. year 2010/2011 Summer semester 6 credits

Analysis of transitional processes in electric circuits in a time area. TKSL simulation language. Formulation of circuit equations and possibilities of their solutions. Analysis of RC, RL, and RLC circuits. Analysis of non-linear electric circuits. Parameters and characteristics of semiconductor elements. Graphic, numerical, and analytical methods of non-linear circuit analysis. TTL and CMOS gates. Power supply units. Limiters and sampling circuits. Level translators, stabilizers. Astable, monostable, and bistable flip-flops. Dissipationless and dissipation lines. Wave propagation on lines, reflections, adjusted lines.

Guarantor

Language of instruction

Czech

Completion

Examination (written)

Time span

26 hrs lectures, 13 hrs exercises, 13 hrs laboratories

Assessment points

55 exam, 15 half-term test, 30 labs

Department

Lecturer

Instructor

Kadák Michal, Ing. (DITS FIT BUT)
Kněžík Jan, Ing. (DITS FIT BUT)
Korček Pavol, Ing., Ph.D. (DCSY FIT BUT)
Linhart Miroslav, doc. Ing., CSc. (DCSY FIT BUT)
Strnadel Josef, Ing., Ph.D. (DCSY FIT BUT)
Szöllös Alexandr, Ing. (DITS FIT BUT)
Valenta Václav, Ing. (DITS FIT BUT)

Subject specific learning outcomes and competences

Ability to analyse the activity of and to design nonlinear electric circuits.

Learning objectives

To provide an overview and basics of selected methods for the description, analysis of functioning and design of non-linear electric circuits. The course includes Experimental Projects in a specialised HW laboratory.

Study literature

  • Maťátko, J.: Elektronika (Electronics), IDEA SERVIS, Praha 1997.
  • Murina, M.: Teorie obvodů [Theory of Circuits]. Brno, VUTIUM 2000.
  • Maxfield, C.: Electrical Engeneering, know it all, Elsevier Inc., 2008. ISBN: 978-1-85617-528-9.
  • Woods, R.: FPGA-based Implementation of Signal Processing Systems, Willey, 2008. ISBN 978-0-470-03009-7.
  • Pedroni, Volnei A.: Digital Electronics and Design with VHDL, Morgan Kaufmann, 2008. ISBN 978-0-12-374270-4.
  • Balch, M.: Complete Digital Design, McGRAW-HILL, 2003. ISBN 0-07-140927-0.

Fundamental literature

  • Lecture notes written in PowerPoint
  • Murina, M.: Teorie obvodů [Theory of Circuits]. Brno, VUTIUM 2000.

Syllabus of lectures

  1. Analysis of transitional processes in electric circuits in a time area.
  2. TKSL simulation language.
  3. Formulation of circuit equations and possibilities of their solutions.
  4. Analysis of RC, RL, and RLC circuits.
  5. Analysis of non-linear electric circuits.
  6. Parameters and characteristics of semiconductor elements.
  7. Graphic, numerical, and analytical methods of non-linear circuit analysis.
  8. TTL and CMOS gates.
  9. Power supply units. Limiters and sampling circuits. Level translators, stabilizers.
  10. Level translators, stabilizers.
  11. Astable, monostable, and bistable flip-flops.
  12. Dissipationless and dissipation lines.
  13. Wave propagation on lines, reflections, adjusted lines.

Progress assessment

  • Mid-Term written test
  • Computer laboratories

Controlled instruction

Half Term Exam and Term Exam. The minimal number of points which can be obtained from the final exam is 27. Otherwise, no points will be assigned to a student.

Course inclusion in study plans

  • Programme IT-BC-3, field BIT, 1st year of study, Compulsory
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