EE 220 Circuits I
Fall 2016, University
of Nevada, Las
Vegas
Course lecture
notes and videos are located here
Homework
assignments and due dates are located here
Current
grades are located here.
In
this course we will make extensive use of LTspice.
Examples
from the lectures are found in ee220_f16.zip.
EE
220D LTspice discussions and examples are found here.
Textbook: Electric Circuits, Sixth Edition, Chs. 18
Instructor: R. Jacob Baker (see office hours at this link)
Teaching Assistant: Kostas Moutafis (office location: TBE B310, Office hours: Tuesdays 11:0013:00 and Thursdays 15:0017:00)
Time: MW 2:30 to 3:45 PM
Course
dates: Monday, August 29 to Wednesday, December 7
Location: BEH 113
Holidays: Monday, September 5
(Labor Day Recess)
Final exam time: Wednesday, December 14, 3:10 to 5:10 PM
Course
content – Introduction to
linear circuit analysis.
Kirchhoff's laws, operational
amplifiers, node and loop
analysis. Thevenin, Norton, and other network theorems,
first order RL
and RC circuits, second order RLC circuits. Credits: 3
Corequisite: EE
220D; Prerequisites: MATH 182
Grading
25% Homework
25% Quizzes
25% Midterm
25% Final
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1. 
Analyze
simple resistive circuits including those containing independent
sources with mesh and nodal analysis (1.b, 1.c, 1.f, 1.g, 1.i, 1.j) 
2. 
Derive
simplified resistor networks (1.c, 1.f, 1.g, 1.i, 1.j) 
3. 
Derive
Thevenin and Norton equivalent circuits (1.b, 1.c, 1.f, 1.g, 1.i, 1.j) 
4. 
Apply
circuit theorems (Ohms Law, Superposition, Source transformation) to
simplify the analysis of electrical circuits (1.b, 1.c, 1.f, 1.g, 1.i,
1.j) 
5. 
Analyze
of operational amplifiers circuits (1.c, 1.c, 1.g, 1.i, 1.j)

6. 
Analyze
first and secondorder RL, RC circuits containing switches,
independent sources, dependent sources, resistors, capacitors,
inductors for transient response (1.a,1.b,
1.c, 1.f, 1.g, 1.i, 1.j)
