Checking date: 10/06/2021


Course: 2022/2023

Electronic engineering fundamentals
(18317)
Study: Bachelor in Engineering Physics (363)


Coordinating teacher: MARTIN MATEOS, PEDRO

Department assigned to the subject: Department of Electronic Technology

Type: Compulsory
ECTS Credits: 6.0 ECTS

Course:
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Requirements (Subjects that are assumed to be known)
Pysics II, Solid state fundamentals for engineering, Electromagnetism and optics, Signals, systems and circuits.
Objectives
To know the fundamentals of electronic engineering, both analog and digital. To know the fundamentals of active components in analog electronics and their use for amplification and other applications. Knowledge of the fundamentals of electronic signal filtering. Learning the fundamentals of power supply design. To know the fundamentals of digital systems and microcontrollers.
Skills and learning outcomes
Description of contents: programme
Introduction. o Introduction to electronic engineering. o Review of fundamental concepts (signals, systems, circuits and passive components). Fundamentals of analog electronics: Introduction to semiconductor-based devices. o Introduction to the use of semiconductors in electronics. o The diode. o Circuits with diodes. Active components. Amplification. o Introduction to amplification and feedback. o The bipolar junction transistor. Amplification. o The MOSFET transistor. Amplification and applications. o The operational amplifier. Comparators and amplifiers. Electronic signal filtering. o Review of frequency response. o Design and implementation of passive and active filters. o Filtering in electronic instrumentation Electronic power supplies. o Introduction to the design of power supplies. o Basic topologies. Fundamentals of digital electronics: Fundamentals of Digital Systems: o Binary digits, logic levels and digital waveforms o Combinational and sequential logic functions: Basic arithmetic and logic functions. Storage functions. Counting function. Introduction to microcontrollers: o Microprocessor architecture. o System architecture. Interrupts. o GPIOs. o Timers o Introduction to microcontroller programming
Learning activities and methodology
AF1. THEORETICAL-PRACTICAL CLASSES. AF3. STUDENT INDIVIDUAL WORK OR GROUP WORK. AF8. WORKSHOPS AND LABORATORY SESSIONS. AF9. FINAL EXAM. MD1. THEORY CLASS. MD2. PRACTICAL CLASS. MD6. LABORATORY PRACTICAL SESSIONS.
Assessment System
  • % end-of-term-examination 40
  • % of continuous assessment (assigments, laboratory, practicals...) 60
Calendar of Continuous assessment
Basic Bibliography
  • Thomas L Floyd. Digital Fundamentals. Pearson.
  • Thomas L. Floyd. Electronic Devices. Prentice Hall.
  • Thomas L. Floyd. Principles of electric circuits. Prentice Hall.

The course syllabus may change due academic events or other reasons.