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2012-2013 Catalog 
2012-2013 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

ECE 200 - Introduction to Signals, Circuits amd Systems

Ohm’s law and Kirchoff’s laws; circuits with resistors, photocells, diodes and LEDs; rectifier circuits; first order RC circuits; periodic signals in time and frequency domains, instantaneous, real and apparent power; DC and RMS value; magnitude and power spectra, dB, dBW, operational amplifier circuits, analog signal processing systems including amplification, clipping, filtering, addition, multiplication, AM  modulation sampling and reconstruction. Weekly hardware laboratory utilizing multimeter, function generator, oscilloscope and spectrum analyzer and custom hardware for experiments on various circuits and systems. Prerequisite: grade of C- or better in MATH 192 and PHYS 221; cumulative GPA of at least 2.50. Fall.