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SECTION 1: DC tu 1/9 Lecture 1  Current, Voltage, Ohm's Law, Power, Kirchoff's Laws, safety. 
Scherz 2.12.19 (2.4, 2.8 optional); Shaum Ch 13.  No lab this week


th 1/11 Lecture 2  Ideal voltage and current sources, series/parallel, ground, voltage divider, real voltage source, resistivity, potentiometers.  
tu 1/16 Lecture 3  current divider, real current source, Wheatstone bridge, real current sources, Thevenin and Norton equivalents.  Shaum Ch 45.  Lab 1  Using the meter, breadboard, and soldering iron. Resistor networks. Constructing a test lead. If you are in
Monday lab come Friday 1/19 instead. (MLK day is Monday 1/15). 

th 1/18  Lecture 4  more about power, superposition, meshes, galvinometer, regulated power supply.  Scherz 2.202.25 Shaum Ch 89 
Section 1: DC Review Slides 

SECTION 2: AC tu 1/23 Lecture 5  AC circuits, capacitors and inductors. 
Scherz 2.262.27 Shaum Ch 1011 (disregard Phasors on p. 221) 
Lab 2  More Resistor Networks and Potentiometers. Building the MicroBLIPSoldering Movie Micro BLIP User Manual Download MicroBLIP program View MicroBLIP program 

th 1/25 Lecture 6  Sinusoids, complex exponentials, Euler's Identity, phasors, building sinusoids from pairs of phasors.  Complex Algebra Reviews: Hsu Nearing 

tu 1/30 Lecture 7 Complex impedance, Phasor notation. 
Scherz 2.302.30.1 (Input/Output Impedance), 2.33  p.216 (2port filters)  Lab 3 
Measuring Capacitor Discharge with the BLIP Excel spreadsheet for RC 

th 2/1 Lecture 8  Superposition of phasors. Fourier series and transform. Fourier Series Demo 
Reading: Scherz 2.35 (Fourier Series),  
tu 2/6 Lecture 9  Systems, RC Filters, decibels, Bode Plots, RMS values, AC power, transformers.  Scherz 2.32 (Decibels),  Lab 4  Exploring AC Waveforms Tektronix Scope Manual  Section 2: AC Review Slides 
SECTION 3: NonLinear and Sensors th 2/8 Lecture 10  Nonlinear components, diodes. 
Scherz 4.14.2 (Diodes)  
tu 2/13 Lecture 11  Triode, bipolar transistors, gain, switches, relays, buzzers, latches.  Scherz 4.3.2 (biopolar transistors), 55.3.4 (LEDs), 5.45.7, 5.9 (photosensors).  Lab 5  RC Filters  
th 2/15 Lecture 12  thermistors, thermocouples, photosensors, microphones, speakers, recording devices, accelerometers, strain gauges.

Section 3: NonLinear & Sensors Review 

tu 2/20 EXAM 1 through Lab 5, Sections 12 Answers Equations 
CatchUp Lab  
SECTION 4: Op Amps th 2/22 Lecture 13  Operational amplifiers intro, comparators, thermoregulation, hysteresis. 
Scherz 8 (Op Amps)  
tu 2/27 Lecture 14  Full Operational amplifiers.  Lab 6  Diodes and Transistors  
th 3/1 Lecture 15  More operational amplifiers.  Section 4: Op Amps Review 

3/43/11 Spring Recess  
SECTION 5: Digital tu 3/13 Lecture 16  Intro to Digital. Boolean logic, gates. Binary, hexadecimal, ASCII, adders, serial and parallel, flipflops, shift registers, ripple counters. 
Scherz 12.112.3, (digital)  Lab 7  Comparators, Photoresistors, Thermistors, and Hysteresis  
th 3/15 Lecture 17  State machines, synchronous counters, encoders, decoders, memory, CPU, operational codes. 
Scherz 12.6.3, 12.6.4 (flipflops).  
tu 3/20 Lecture 18  Computer architecture, operational codes, programming languages and environments.  Lab 8  Oscillators and Op Amps  
th 3/22 CLASS NOT REQUIRED
Stetten's projects (not on exam, don't bother printing for class) Deep Submersible Alvin Telemetric Egg Hand Held Force Magnifier 

tu 3/27 EXAM 2 Cumulative, through Lab 8, Sections 14 Equations 
Lab 9  Digital Circuits, Flip Flops, Counters, Base 2 and 16  
th 3/29 Lecture 19  More computer hardware, FETs, MOSFETs, CMOS, FPGA, DSP, A/D, D/A, Digital dynamic range and noise.  Schrertz 4.3.4 (MOSFETs)  Section 5: Digital Review 

SECTION 6: Other tu 4/3 Lecture 20  High Frequency, shielding, waves, cables, characteristic impedance, impedance matching, radio, antennae, Huygens' Principle, phased arrays. 
Schertz 3.1.5  Lab 10  Carotid pulse meter using a oneshot.  
th 4/5  TBA 

tu 4/10 Lecture 21  Preview of convolution demo, and Fourier transform.  Lab 11  MOSFET, static electricity  
th 4/12 Lecture 22  Radio transmitters and receivers., phase lock loop, recorded sound, crystals, Q, stability, preview of Laplace transform.  Schertz 3.2  Section 6: Other Review 

tu 4/17 Lecture 23  Example of unstable circuit (Lobster), voltages in biology and chemistry, batteries, termocouples, Nernst equation and action potentials, magnetic sensors,.  Catchup Lab. LAST DAY TO HAND IN LABS THURSDAY 4/19  
th 4/19 Lecture 24  inertial sensors, motors, microphones, MEMS, lasers, and optical encoders. 

Final Exam To Be Announced 157 Benedum Cumulative, All Labs and Homework Sections 16 Equations 
