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Course: Electronics I (ES 230)
Spring, 2014

Syllabus, homework.

Instructor:  Jack Ou, Ph.D.
Office Location: Salazar Hall 2010B
Telephone: (707) 664 3462
Email:jack.ou AT sonoma DOT edu
Office Hours: By appointment during during MW10:15-10:45 and M 1:00-2:00.
Class Days/Time: MW 10:45-12:00
Classroom: Salazar Hall 2009A
Prerequisites: ES 220 and ES221
Co-requisites: ES 231

Course Description
Theory, characteristics and operation of diodes, bipolar junction transistors and MOSFET transistors; analog and digital electronic circuits; design and analysis of analog electronic circuits such as filters, operational amplifiers,single and multistage amplifiers; modeling and simulation using spice/multisim software.

Required Text:  Behzad Razavi, “Fundamentals of Microelectronics”, Wiley, 1st Edition. 
(ISBN-13: 978-0-471-47846-1)

Date
Topic
Reference
Comments
1/13
Introduction
diagnostic test
1/16
Chapter 1
KCL, KVL, Thevenin/Norton Equivalent Circuit
1/21
Section 2.1
drift/diffusion current
1/23
Section 2.2
Problem Session (10:15-45, Sal 2009), hw1 due.
1/28
PN Junction
1/30
Sec. 3.1-3.3
Problem Session (10:15-45, Sal 2009), hw2 due.
2/4
Test #1, review
2/6
Class Canceled
2/11
Sec. 4.1-4.3
Underlying physics of an NPN transistor, Energy band diagram.
2/13
Section 4.3, 4.5, 4.6
Physics of npn and pnp transistor
2/18 Application of BJT in the design of logic gates Section 4.5 Use BJT to design an NAND gate
2/20
Sec. 4.4, 4.6
Small signal model
2/25
Small signal model,hw4
Sec. 4.4, 4.6
Derivation of small signal model, iteration example, iteration problems
2/27
Sec. 5.1-5.2
Biasing techniques, iteration, FM transmitter
3/4
Chapter 5
Derivation of resistance looking into base, emitter, and collector. Equivalence of NPN and PNP. Similarity of BJT to CMOS.
3/6
Practice problems, empty/notes, hw5
Chapter 5
Problems
3/11
Chapter 5
Av of CE, CB, and CC
3/13
Chapter 5
Problems
3/25
3/27
Sec. 6.1-6.4
BJT vs. MOS, Basic NMOS Device Physics
4/1
Test #2
4/3
Sec. 6.1-6.4
4/8
Small signal model, digital applications
Applications of CMOS transistors, small signal model, practice problems
4/10
4/15
Test #3, part a
Coverage: Chapter 6
4/17
Courtesy of Dr. Cullens
4/21
Courtesy of Dr. Cullens
4/22
Courtesy of Dr. Cullens
4/24
Courtesy of Dr. Cullens