EE 220 Circuits
I and EE 220D Circuits I Discussion
Summer 2014, 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_su14.zip.
EE
220D LTspice discussions and examples are found here.
Textbook: Linear Circuit
Analysis: Time Domain and
Phasor Approach, First Edition by DeCarlo and Lin, 1995. This book is
out of
print and can be purchased at Amazon.com (Vol. I or full book). Please don't
purchase the second
edition, see textbook policy below (important). It's unlikely the
bookstore
will have the book so if you can't purchase the book online please talk
with
the instructor prior to the course starting.
Instructor: R. Jacob Baker (see office hours at this link)
Teaching Assistant: Marzieh Sharbat Maleki
Time: MF 4:20 to 5:50 PM,
EE 220D MWF 6:00 to 7:00 PM
Course
dates: Monday, June 9 to
Friday, July 11
Location: TBE B176
Holidays: Friday, July 4
(Independence day recess)
Final exam time: Friday, July 11 from 4:15 to 6:15 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
33% Homework
34% Quizzes
33% 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)
