Electrical and Computer Engineering

ECE 171 Analog Electronics

Introduction to (semiconductor) electronic devices. Conduction of electric currents in semiconductors, the semiconductor p-n junction, the transistor. Analysis and synthesis of linear and nonlinear electronic circuits containing diodes and transistors. Biasing, small signal models, frequency response, and feedback. Operational amplifiers and integrated circuits. (Formerly EE 171.)


Prerequisite(s): ECE 101 and ECE 101L; previous or concurrent enrollment in ECE 171L is required.