Course details

Circuit Theory

ITO Acad. year 2010/2011 Winter semester 6 credits

Current academic year

Basic notions and quantities in electric circuits. Stable steady state in linear electric circuits. Principle of superposition. Analysis of circuits by the method of simplification, theorems on backup resources, application of Kirchhoff laws, method of loop currents and node voltages. Amplifiers, ideal operational amplifier. Typical input and feedback circuits of operational amplifier. Digital-to-analog and analog-to-digital converters, circuit conceptions and properties. Harmonically steady state in electric circuits. Basics of measurement. Principles and use of digital measuring devices. Methods of measuring electrical quantities.

Guarantor

Language of instruction

Czech

Completion

Examination (written)

Time span

26 hrs lectures, 13 hrs exercises, 13 hrs projects

Assessment points

65 exam, 20 half-term test, 15 projects

Department

Lecturer

Instructor

Kadák Michal, Ing. (DITS FIT BUT)
Kopřiva Jan, Ing. Ing. (DITS FIT BUT)
Michlovský Zbyněk, Ing. (DITS FIT BUT)
Sehnalová Pavla, Ing. (DITS FIT BUT)
Szöllös Alexandr, Ing. (DITS FIT BUT)
Šátek Václav, Ing., Ph.D. (DITS FIT BUT)
Valenta Václav, Ing. (DITS FIT BUT)

Subject specific learning outcomes and competences

Ability to analyse the activity of and to design linear electric circuits. Familiarity with safety regulations for work with electric devices.

Learning objectives

To provide overview and basics of practical use of selected methods for the description, analysis of activities and design of linear electric circuits. To provide detailed instructions and information on the safety of work with electric devices.

Study literature

  • Blahovec, A.: Elektrotechnika I, II, III, Informatorium, Praha 2000.
  • Gescheidtová, E.: Základní metody měření v elektrotechnice. [Basic Measuring Methods in Electrical Engineering] Brno, CERM 2000.
  • Láníček, R.: ELEKTRONIKA, obvody-součástky-děje, BEN - technická literatura, Praha 1998.
  • Punčochář, J.: Operační zesilovače v elektronice, BEN - technická literatura, Praha 1999.
  • Doleček, J.: Moderní učebnice elektroniky, 1. díl. BEN - Technická literatura Praha, 2005. ISBN 80-7300-146-2.
  • Láníček, R.: Elektronika - obvody, součástky, děje. BEN - Technická literatura Praha, 1998. ISBN 80-86056-25-2.
  • Vobecký, J., Záhlava V.: Elektronika - součástky a obvody, principy a příklady. Grada, 2005. ISBN 80-247-1241-5.
  • Floyd, T. L.: Electronics Fundamentals: Circuits, Devices and Applications. Merill Publishing Company, 1987. ISBN 0-675-20714.
  • Irwin, D. J.:Basic Engineering Circuit Analysis. Macmillan Publishing Company, 1987. ISBN 0-02-359860-3.

Fundamental literature

  • Lecture notes written in PDF and PowerPoint
  • Murina, M.: Teorie obvodů. Brno, VUTIUM, 2000 (im Czech).

Syllabus of lectures

  • Basic notions and quantities in electric circuits. Stable steady state in linear electric circuits.
  • Principle of superposition. Analysis of circuits by the method of simplification, theorems on backup resources.
  • Application of Kirchhoff laws, method of loop currents and node voltages.
  • Amplifiers, ideal operational amplifier. Typical input and feedback circuits of operational amplifier.
  • Digital-to-analog and analog-to-digital converters, circuit conceptions and properties.
  • Harmonically steady state in electric circuits.
  • Basics of measurement. Principles and use of digital measuring devices. Methods of measuring electrical quantities.
  • Principle of oscilloscope
  • Safety regulations
  • Safety regulations
  • Safety regulations
  • Safety regulations
  • Safety regulations

Syllabus of computer exercises

  • Modelling of self-designed electric circuits

Syllabus - others, projects and individual work of students

  • Operational amplifier with connected input and feedback linear circuits - transmission properties
  • Method of loop currents
  • Method of node voltages

Progress assessment

  • Mid-Term written test
  • Individual term project

Controlled instruction

Exam: The minimal number of points which can be obtained from the final exam is 32. 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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