13E042OE - Fundamentals of Electronics

Course specification
Course title Fundamentals of Electronics
Acronym 13E042OE
Study programme Electrical Engineering and Computing
Module Electronics
Type of study bachelor academic studies
Lecturer (for classes)
Lecturer/Associate (for practice)
Lecturer/Associate (for OTC)
    ESPB 6.0 Status mandatory
    Condition none
    The goal To provide principal knowledge in semiconductor physics, operation principles and models of electronic components, as well as in analysis and design of basic amplifier circuits in discrete and integrated technology.
    The outcome To qualify candidates for further education in analog and digital electronics.
    URL to the subject page
    Contents of lectures Scope and history of electronics. Semiconductor physics (semiconductor, intrinsic, doped, semiconductor current). PN junction (distribution of electricity and and potential with and without polarization, continuity equation, current-voltage characteristics, capacitance, voltage breakdown). Diode (model, analysis od diode circuits). MOS transistor (physical principles of operation, current-voltage characteristics for long and short channel, model, polarization in discrete and integrated technology, small signal model, capacitance). Bipolar transistor (physical principles of operation, current-voltage characteristics, model, polarization in discrete and integrated technology, small signal model, capacitance). Basic amplifier stages with MOS and bipolar transistors. Transistor Current sources and active loads. JFET. JFET current sources and single transistor amplifiers. Differential amplifier (structure, polarization, transfer characteristic, analysis, input bias current, input offset voltage and input offset current). Multistage amplifiers (cascade RC, level shifter, direct connection, two-transistor amplifier stages, casode amplifier, integrated multistage amplifiers).
    Contents of exercises Examples of analysis and synthesis of basic and complex electronic circuits.
    2. Sedra A., Smith K.: Microelectronic Circuits, Oxford University Press, New York, 2004, Chapters 3-7
    3. Tesic S, Vasiljevic D, Fundamentals of electronics, Publisher: Gradjevinska knjiga, Beograd 2006.
    4. S. Marjanovic, Electronics 1-components and circuits, Publisher: Akademska misao, Beograd, 2004.
    5. Radivoje Djuric, Fundamentals of electronics - a collection of solved problems, 2nd edition, Belgrade 2012.
    Number of hours per week during the semester/trimester/year
    Lectures Exercises OTC Study and Research Other classes
    3 2
    Methods of teaching Lectures. Auditory exercises.
    Knowledge score (maximum points 100)
    Pre obligations Points Final exam Points
    Activites during lectures Test paper 60
    Practical lessons Oral examination
    Colloquia 40