EE 220 Circuits
I
Fall 2017, 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_f17.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: Jian Li
Time: MW 2:30 to 3:45 PM
Course
dates: Monday, August 28
to Wednesday, December 6
Location: SEB 1242
Holidays: Monday, September 4 (Labor Day Recess)
Final exam time: Wednesday, December 13, 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
Policies








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)
