Course: Electric II (ES 330)
Section: 001
Fall, 2014

syllabus project (points, ald projects, sampling circuit, labs)

Instructor:  Jack Ou, Ph.D.
Office Location: Salazar Hall 2010B
Email:jack.ou AT sonoma DOT edu
Office Hours:MW 10:30-11:00, TTH 3:30 to 4:00.

Course Description:
Output stage design of the amplifiers, non-linear op-amp circuits, differential amplifiers, common mode and differential mode circuit analysis, half-circuit analysis, study of current mirrors and active load design, analysis of two stage active load CMOS op-amp, high frequency models of BJT and MOSFET, analysis of low and high frequency responses of amplifiers, open circuit time constant (OTC) and short circuit time constant (STC), study of tuned amplifier.

Required Text: Behzad Razavi, “Fundamentals of Microelectronics, ” 1st edition, Wily & Sons.   
(ISBN-13: 978-0-19-532303-0)  

Date
Topic
Reference
Comments
8/20
intro
8/25
NMOS
6.1-6.2
demo of anNMOS transistor
8/28
Physics of an NMOS transistor (pdf, mp4)
6.1-6.2
supplemental assignment #1
9/3
Physics of a PMOS transistor (pdf, mp4), hw1
6.4
demo a PMOS transistor
9/8
Phyiscs of a PMOS transistor (2) (pdf, mp4)
6.4
demo of a CMOS inverter
9/10
Small signal model(pdf, mp4),hw2
6.2
supplemental assignment #2
9/15
Derivation of small signal model (pdf, mp4)
6.2
9/17
Small signal analysis of CMOS inverter amplifier (pdf, mp4), hw3
6.3-6.4
calcualtion of gm, gds, simulation
9/22 From BJT to MOS(pdf,ppt) Chapter 7 supplemental assignment #3
9/24 Terminal Resistance(pdf, ppt,mp4), hw4(description,sol) Chapter 7  
9/29 Terminal resistance problems (student-led problem solving) Chapter 7 supplemental assignment #4
10/1 gain calculation (pdf,ppt, mp4) hw5 (pdf) Chapter 7  
10/6 gain calculation (student-led problem solving) Chapter 7 supplemental assignment #5
10/8 gain calculation (2)    
10/13 Design Example(pdf,ppt,mp4),hw6 Chapter 7  
10/15 cascode amplifier (ppt, mp4, pdf) 9.1  
10/20 Midterm distributed(pdf), analysis of cascode(mp4) 9.2  
10/22 Class canceled    
10/27 current mirror (pdf, mp4, ppt), midterm is due!    
10/29 Design problems (mp4, pdf)    
11/3 MOS differentia pair (mp4, pdf) 10.3  
11/5 MOS differential pair (2) (mp4, pdf)    
11/10 MOS differential pair (3): (mp4, pdf) summary & simulation 10.3 Submit preliminary project report (sample file)
11/12 Active load diff pair (1):(mp4) 10.6  
11/17 Active load diff pair (2):(mp4) Project update is DUE 10.6 Submit project update (sample update file, docx)
11/19 Active loaded diff pair (3) (mp4, pdf) 10.6  
11/24 Project (Meet in Sal 2005)   First draf of the final Project report is due (sample file, docx)
11/26 Thanksgiving!    
12/1 Mocked final (pdf, mp4, sol), final exam review (doc)   Sample project presentation slides (ppt)
12/3 Project Presentation, SETE submission   Final draft of the final project report is due
12/8 Final exam (11-12:30)   Final grade (pdf)