Instrumentation and Electronics Laboratory


CMPE Degree: This course is for the CMPE degree.

EE Degree: This course is for the EE degree.

Lab Hours: 0 supervised lab hours and 0 unsupervised lab hours.

Technical Interest Group(s) / Course Type(s): Courses for non-ECE majors

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Prerequisites: ECE 3710

Corequisites: None.

Catalog Description

Basic analog and digital electronic circuits and principles. Techniques of
electrical and electronic measurements with laboratory instruments.

Course Outcomes

Not Applicable

Student Outcomes

In the parentheses for each Student Outcome:
"P" for primary indicates the outcome is a major focus of the entire course.
“M” for moderate indicates the outcome is the focus of at least one component of the course, but not majority of course material.
“LN” for “little to none” indicates that the course does not contribute significantly to this outcome.

1. ( ) An ability to identify, formulate, and solve complex engineering problems by applying principles of engineering, science, and mathematics

2. ( ) An ability to apply engineering design to produce solutions that meet specified needs with consideration of public health, safety, and welfare, as well as global, cultural, social, environmental, and economic factors

3. ( ) An ability to communicate effectively with a range of audiences

4. ( ) An ability to recognize ethical and professional responsibilities in engineering situations and make informed judgments, which must consider the impact of engineering solutions in global, economic, environmental, and societal contexts

5. ( ) An ability to function effectively on a team whose members together provide leadership, create a collaborative and inclusive environment, establish goals, plan tasks, and meet objectives

6. ( ) An ability to develop and conduct appropriate experimentation, analyze and interpret data, and use engineering judgment to draw conclusions

7. ( ) An ability to acquire and apply new knowledge as needed, using appropriate learning strategies.

Strategic Performance Indicators (SPIs)

Not Applicable

Course Objectives

Topical Outline

*Instrumentation Familiarization
Digital Oscilloscope
Digital Multimeter
Electronics Trainer

*First Order Circuits
Sinusoidal Response
Transient Response

*Integrated Circuit Op-Amp Amplifiers

*Active Filters
Low-, Band-, and High-Pass

*Op-Amp Computational Elements
State-Variable Filter

*Single Stage Discrete BJT Amplifier
Common Emitter Single Stage Amplifier
Small Signal Behavior
Large Signal Behavior

*Combinational Logic
Boolean Algebra
Elementary Two & Three Input Gates
Half and Full Adders
Gray Code
DeMorgan's Theorem
Karnaugh Maps

*Sequential Logic
D & JK Flip-Flop
Shift Registers
Shift Register Sequences
Seven Segment Display

*Analog-to-Digital Conversion Systems
Digital-to-Analog Converter
Tracking Analog-to-Digital Converter
Successive Approximation Analog-to-Digital Converter