E E 1205-301 Fall 2013

Fall 2013 Schedule

Date: Lecture Topic Lab Topic Reading in Textbook Homework
08/28/2013
Wed
Fundamental quantities; electrical networks; polarity convention. Lab Meeting No. 1 - lab introduction 1-1 Historical Timeline; 1-2 Units, Dimensions and Notation; 1.3 Circuit Representation; None
09/04/2013
Wed
Ideal two-terminal elements Part 1 – the resistor; Ohm’s law. Lab Experiment No. 1

1-4 Electric Charge and Current; 1-5 Voltage and Power; 1-6 Circuit Elements;

None
09/11/2013
Wed
Resistor combos; ideal two-terminal elements Part 2 – voltage and current sources. Lab Experiment No. 2

2-1 Ohm's Law; 2-2 Kirchhoff's Law; 2-3 Equivalent Circuits;

HW01
09/18/2013
Wed
Source combinations and transformations. Lab Experiment No. 3

2-4 Wye-Delta Transformation; 2-5 The Wheatstone Bridge;

HW02
09/25/2013
Wed
Source combinations and transformations. Lab Experiment No. 4 3-1 Node Voltage Method; HW03
10/02/2013
Wed
Source dominance and shifting; ideal two-terminal elements Part 3 – special elements. Lab Experiment No. 4

3-2 Mesh Current Method;.

HW04
10/09/2013
Wed
Network laws – KVL and KCL; Ohm’s law. Lab Experiment No. 5 TBA HW05
10/16/2013
Wed
Mid-Term Exam 1 Open lab None HW06
10/23/2013
Wed
Network laws – applications; voltage and current maps. Lab Experiment No. 5 Class notes. HW07
10/30/2013
Wed
Network theorems – superposition; Thevenin’s and Norton’s theorems. Lab Experiment No. 6

TBA

HW08
11/06/2013
Wed
Network theorems – dividers; maximum power transfer. Lab Experiment No. 6

TBA

HW09
11/13/2013
Wed
Wheatstone bridge – theory; applications. Lab Experiment No. 7 TBA HW10
11/20/2013
Wed
Mid-Term Exam 2 Open lab TBA HW11
11/27/2013
Wed
The mesh analysis method and mesh equations. Lab Experiment No. 8

TBA

HW12
12/04/2013
Wed
The node analysis method and node equations. Lab Experiment No. 9

TBA

None
12/11/2013
Wed
Final Exam Time: 2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. Leftover lab reports due at noon. None None