Fall 2018 Syllabus
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This syllabus below contains the daily schedule for each class. You can expect updates to this syllabus if there are broad class cancellations. This is your go to document to ensure that you have the most up to date information on what is expected to be covered each class per the course coordinator.
Solutions to previous Homework will be posted every Tuesday after being graded/reviewed by your Instructor.
EE301  Electrical Fundamentals and Applications  
Week 
Date 
Day 
Topic 
Reading 
Lecture Notes 
Homework 
Solutions 
Lab 
Remarks 
Sec 6522 

1  08/21  M 
Introduction, Course Policy Review 
1.31.11, 2.12.5  Voltage and Current Notes 
Hw1 CH1 : 13, 33, 41 CH2: 9, 15, 21 
Hw_1Sol 
Classes Begin 

08/22 
T/W  3.1, 3.2, 3.43.9, 3.15, 4.2, 4.44.6 
Hw2 CH3: 5, 35, 37 CH4: 9, 13, 49, 55 
Hw2_Sol  
08/24 
R/F  5.15.6  Series Circuits Notes 
Hw3 CH5: 3, 9, 17, 27, 41 
Hw3_Sol  Intro to Lab Bench  
2 
08/28 
M  6.16.8  Parallel Circuits Notes 
Hw4 CH6: 13, 25, 29, 35, 39 
Hw4_Sol  
08/29 
T/W  7.17.5  Series Parallel Circuits 
Hw5 CH7: 5, 15, 35, 45 
Hw5_Sol  Kirchhoff''s Voltage Law Lab  
08/31 
R/F  8.18.3  Current Sources/ Source Conversion 
Hw6 CH8: 7, 9, 11, 13 
Hw6_Sol  Voltage Divider and Reference Voltage Lab  
3  09/04  M 
No classes 
Labor Day  
09/05 
T/W  Nodal Analysis I  8.6  Nodal Analysis I 
HW7 CH8: 15, 41 (a,c,d) 
Hw7_Sol 
T:Monday Schedule W:Instructor Discretion 

09/07 
R/F 
HW8 CH8: 53 
Hw8_Sol  Kirchhoff''s Current Law Lab  
4 
09/11 
M 
9.3 
Hw9 CH9: 9, 11, 31, 35 
Hw9_Sol  
09/12 
T/W  Capacitors/Inductors 
10.110.4, 10.11, 10.12 
Capacitors and Inductors 
Hw10 CH10: 3, 7, 57 CH11: 3, 4 
Hw10_Sol  Series and Parallel Circuits Lab 
Lab: 

09/14 
R/F  Capacitor Transient Analysis 
10.510.10 
Hw11 CH10: 29, 43, 51 
Hw11_Sol  Nodal Analysis Lab  
5 
09/18 
M  11.511.10  Inductor Transient Analysis Notes 
Hw12 CH11: 21, 23, 37 
Hw12_Sol 


09/19 
T/W 
Review (6 Week Exam) Review (DC Practical Exam) 
Review Package Sol  N/A  
09/21 
R/F  13.113.2, 13.413.8 
Hw13 CH13: 1, 19, 31, 35, 49 
Hw13_Sol  Max Power Transfer Lab  
6 
09/25 
M 
6 Week Exam X period 
COMP DAY Exam Locations 

09/26 
T/W  14.114.10, 14.12  Phasors, Complex Numbers & Impedance Notes 
Hw 14 CH14: 19, 37, 39, 57 
Hw14_Sol  DC Practical Exam  
09/28 
R/F 
15.115.11 
AC Series Notes 
Hw 15 CH15: 13, 17, 21 
Hw15_Sol  Intro to Oscilloscopes and Function Generators  
7 
10/02 
M  16.116.2,16.5  AC Parallel Notes 
Hw 16 CH16: 1, 9(c,d,e,h,i) 
Hw16_Sol  
10/03 
T/W  17.3, 17.5  AC Series/ Parallel Notes 
Hw 17 CH17: 11 (a,b,c,d) 
Hw17_Sol  Capacitor Transients Lab  
10/05 
R/F  18.3, 18.5 
Hw 18 CH18: 3, 17 
Hw18_Sol  Impedance Lab  
8 
10/09 
M  No classes  Columbus Day  
10/10 
T/W  19.3, 19.5  AC Thevenin and Max PWR Notes 
Hw 19 CH19: 15, 17, 49 
Hw19_Sol  Series AC Circuits Lab  
10/12 
R/F  AC Power and the Power Triangle  20.120.8  AC Power and the Power Triangle Notes 
Hw 20 CH20: 3, 9 
Hw20_Sol  AC Series and Parallel Circuits Lab  
9 
10/16 
M  Power Factor Correction 
20.9 
Power Factor Correction Notes 
Hw 21 CH20: 19 
Hw21_Sol  
10/17 
T/W  Power Factor Correction (cont)  AC Power Lab  
10/19 
R/F  21.121.8 
Resonant Circuits Notes 
Hw 22 CH21: 3, 7 
Hw22_Sol  AC Thevenin Lab  
10 
10/23 
M  22.1  22.3, 22.10  Filters Notes 
Hw 23 CH22: 19, 23 
Hw23_Sol  
10/24 
T/W 
Full day lab 

10/26 
R/F 
Review (12 Week Exam) Review (AC Practical Exam) 

11  10/30  M 
12 Week Exam 
COMP DAY 

10/31 
T/W  23.123.3  Magnetism and Transformers Notes 
Hw 24 CH23: 5, 9, 11 
Hw24_Sol  AC Practical Exam  
11/02 
R/F  23.423.6  Transformers and Reflected Impedance Notes 
Hw 25 CH23: 13, 15 
Hw25_Sol  Filters Lab  
12 
11/06 
M  Linear Motors Notes  Hw26_Sol  
11/07 
T/W  Supplement_DC_M_I  DC Motors I Notes  Hw 27  Hw27_Sol  Transformers and Reflected Impedance Lab  
11/09 
R/F 
Friday 11/10 ( No Classes) 
Supplement_DC_M_II  DC Motors II Notes  Hw 28  Hw28_Sol  Veterans Day  
13 
11/13 
M  Supplement_AC_Gen  AC Generators I Notes  Hw29_Sol  
11/14 
T/W  Three Phase Sources and Loads  24.124.2  Three Phase Sources and Loads Notes 
Hw 30 CH24: 1, 7 
Hw30_Sol  Introduction to DC Machine Lab  
11/16 
R/F  24.324.7  Per Phase Analysis Notes 
Hw 31 CH24: 15, 17 
Hw31_Sol  Introduction to Three Phase Loads Lab  
14 
11/20 
M  Per Phase Analysis (cont) 
24.824.9  

T/W  Three Phase Power  24.10  Three Phase Power Notes 
Hw 32 CH24: 45 
Hw32_Sol  Special Lab Project I /Instructor discretion  
11/23 
R/F  No classes  Thanksgiving  
15  11/27 
M  Three Phase Power (cont.)  24.10  
11/28 
T/W  AC Generators II  Supplement_Gen_II  AC Generators II Notes  Hw 33  Hw33_Sol  Special Lab Project II/ Instructor discretion  

R/F  AC Generators II ( cont.)  Three Phase AC Generator Lab  
16 
12/04 
M  Shipboard Power Systems  
12/05 
T/W  Review  
12/07 12/08 
R/F  Instructor discretion/ Fall Term Ends  Fall Term Ends  
17 
12/15  M  Final Exam  Exam Locations 