PHYSICS 310: electronics and instrumentation, fall 2014

Tim Gfroerer, Davidson College

 

Assignments

 

* Read the assigned sections before class discussion on the dates indicated.

* Hand in Tuesday labwork by 9am on Friday and Thursday labwork by 12:15pm on the following Tuesday.

 

** Refresh for current listing! **

 

Date

Chapter

Labwork

8/26 H-O: 1 - 2.3 Introductory Lab
8/28 1.1 - 1.14 Experiment 2: Diodes
9/2 2.1 - 2.5 Experiment 3: Series/Parallel Diodes
9/4 2.6 - 2.7 Experiment 4: Rectifiers
9/9 1.15 - 1.16, 2.11 Experiment 7: Zeners and LEDs
9/11 3 Experiment 8: BJTs
9/16 4.1 - 4.5 Experiment 9: BJT Biasing
9/18 4.6 - 4.10 Experiment 11: BJT Bias Design
9/23 6.1 - 6.6 Experiment 12: JFETs
9/25 7.1 - 7.6 Experiment 13: JFET Biasing
9/30   Experiment 14: JFET Bias Design
10/2 4.12, 7.10 Experiment 15: Compound Configs
10/7 5.1 - 5.7 Experiment 17: Common-Emitter Amps
10/9   Review #1 (Experiments 2 - 15)
10/16   Experiment 19: Common-Emitter Amp Design
10/21 8.1 - 8.4 Experiment 20: Common-Source Amps
10/23 5.15, 8.14 - 8.15 Experiment 21: RC-Coupled Amps
10/28 5.8 - 5.9, 5.16 - 5.17 Experiment 23: Darlington/Cascode Amps
10/30 9.3 - 9.7, 9.11 Experiment 25: CE Amp Frequency Response
11/4 10.1 - 10.2 Experiment 27: Differential Amps
11/6 10.4 - 10.5 Experiment 28/29: Op Amps
11/11 11.6 Experiment 30: Active Filters
11/13   NO LAB
11/18 14.1 - 14.7 Experiment 32/33: Oscillators
11/20   Review #2 (Experiments 17 - 33)
11/25 H-O: 10 - 11 Digital Project / Solar Cart
12/2 16.4, resources Digital Project / Solar Cart
12/4   Digital Project / Solar Cart
12/9   Digital Project / Solar Cart

 

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