TLT-8107 BASIC COMMUNICATION CIRCUITS - 2

General:

TLT-8107 BASIC COMMUNICATION CIRCUITS - 2, 7 cr, Spring 2011
Lectures 24 h, Exercises 48 h.

Weekly Teaching / Period 1 2 3 4 Summer
Lectures, h - - 2+ 2 -
Exercises, h - - 4+ 4 -

Lectures: Wednesdays 13:15-15:00 in TB111.
Exercises: Auditorium exercises in TC171 and laboratory exercises in TH103. Sign up to exercises in POP!

Course responsible: Prof. Nikolay Tchamov, room TH108, e-mail: nikolay@cs.tut.fi
Course coordinator: Tapio Lehtonen, room TH115, e-mail: talehton@cs.tut.fi.

Study guide description: TLT-8107 BASIC COMMUNICATION CIRCUITS - 2 (link to study guide).

Course Info:

Goal: Skills for designing, simulating, mounting and measuring (including automatic measurements) a real circuit. Basic to intermediate knowledge about basic analog circuits used in communications: amplifiers, oscillators, filters.

Contents:
1. Signals and their measurements.
2. Amplifiers: basics, differential amplifiers, multiple transistor stages, power amplifiers.
3. Feedback, voltage controlled oscillators.
4. Filters.

Requirements:
1. Exam.
2. Attending at least 80% of the Lectures.
3. Attending all Exercises.
4. Developing all Homeworks.
5. Completing all Laboratory Exercises.

Literature: Selected chapters from various books, for example:
1. Allan R. Hambley Electronics, 2nd edition (Prentice Hall, 2000), ISBN: 0-13-691982-0,
2. Gray et al., Analysis and Design of Analog Integrated Circuits, 4th edition (John Wiley & Sons, 2001), ISBN: 0-471-32168-0,
3. Krauss et al., Solid State Radio Engineering (John Wiley & Sons, 1980).

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