Electrical and Computer Engineering Department
Electrical and Computer Engineering Department

# Spring 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 01 01/09 T Introduction, Course Policy Review Voltage & Current 1.3-1.11, 2.1-2.5 Voltage and Current Notes Hw1 CH1 : 13, 33, 41  CH2: 9, 15, 21 Hw_1Sol Classes Begin Monday Schedule 01/10 W 3.1, 3.2, 3.4-3.9, 3.15, 4.2, 4.4-4.6 Resistance and Ohm's Law Notes Power and Energy Notes Hw2 CH3: 5, 35,  37  CH4: 9, 13, 49, 55 Hw2_Sol 01/11 R Instructor Discretion -- -- 01/12 F Series Circuits 5.1-5.6 Series Circuits Notes Hw3 CH5: 3, 9, 17, 27, 41 Hw3_Sol 02 01/15 M No Classes -- -- ML King Jr Day 01/16 01/18 T/R LAB Intro to Lab Bench 01/17 W Parallel Circuits 6.1-6.8 Parallel Circuits Notes Hw4 CH6: 13, 25, 29, 35, 39 Hw4_Sol 01/19 F Series Parallel Circuits 7.1-7.5 Series Parallel Circuits Hw5 CH7: 5, 15, 35, 45 Hw5_Sol 03 01/22 M Current Source and Source Transformation 8.1-8.3 Current Source and Source Transformation Hw6 CH8: 7, 9, 11, 13 Hw6_Sol 01/23 01/25 T/R LAB Voltage Divider and Reference Voltage Kirchhoff''s Current Law Lab 01/24 W Nodal Analysis I 8.6 Nodal Analysis I HW7 CH8: 15, 41 (a,c,d) Hw7_Sol 01/26 F Nodal Analysis II Nodal Analysis II HW8 CH8: 53 Hw8_Sol 04 01/29 M Thevenin's Theorem and Max Power 9.3 Thevenin's Theorem and Max Power Hw9 CH9: 9, 11, 31, 35 Hw9_Sol 01/30 02/01 T/R LAB Minty Boost Kit Lab 01/31 W Capacitors/Inductors 10.1-10.4, 10.11, 10.1211.1-11.4, 11.11-11.13 Capacitors and Inductors Hw10 CH10: 3, 7, 57 CH11: 3,  4 Hw10_Sol 02/02 F Capacitor Transient Analysis 10.5-10.10 Capacitor Transient Analysis Notes Hw11 CH10: 29, 43, 51 Hw11_Sol 05 02/05 M 11.5-11.10 Inductor Transient Analysis Notes Hw12 CH11: 21, 23, 37 Hw12_Sol 02/06 02/08 T/R LAB Review (DC Practical Exam) Max Power Transfer Lab Lab Review 02/07 W Instructor Discretion 02/09 F Review (6 Week Exam) Review Package 2016 6-Week Exam Review Package Sol 06 02/12 M 13.1-13.2, 13.4-13.8 Hw13 CH13: 1, 19, 31, 35, 49 Hw13_Sol 02/13 02/15 T/R LAB DC Practical Exam Intro to Oscilloscopes and Function Generators 02/14 W 6 Week Exam X-Period Exam COMP DAY Exam Locations 02/16 F Phasors/Complex Numbers 14.1-14.10, 14.12 Phasors, Complex Numbers & Impedance Notes Hw 14 CH14: 19, 37, 39, 57 Hw14_Sol 07 02/19 M No Class Washington's Birthday 02/20 02/22 T/R LAB Coil Gun Lab (Not Required to Print) Coil Gun Summary (Must Print) 02/21 W Impedance 14.1-14.10, 14.12 02/23 F AC Series 15.1-15.11 AC Series Notes Hw 15 CH15: 13, 17, 21 Hw15_Sol 08 02/26 M AC Parallel 16.1-16.2,16.5 AC Parallel Notes Hw 16 CH16: 1,  9(c,d,e,h,i) Hw16_Sol 02/27 03/01 T/R LAB / AC Series/Parallel Lecture 17.3, 17.5 AC Series/ Parallel Notes Hw 17 CH17: 11 (a,b,c,d) Hw17_Sol Series AC Circuits Lab 02/28 W AC Source Transformation and Nodal Analysis 18.3, 18.5 AC Source Transformation and Nodal Analysis Notes Hw 18 CH18: 3, 17 Hw18_Sol 03/02 F LAB AC Series and Parallel Circuits Lab 09 03/05 M AC Thevenin and Max Power 19.3, 19.5 AC Thevenin and Max PWR Notes Hw 19 CH19: 15, 17, 49 Hw19_Sol 03/06 03/08 T/R LAB Home Wiring 03/07 W AC Power and the Power Triangle 20.1-20.8 AC Power and the Power Triangle Notes Hw 20  CH20: 3, 9 Hw20_Sol 03/09 F Instructor Discretion 10 03/12 03/16 M-F Spring Break 11 03/19 M Power Factor Correction 20.9 Power Factor Correction Notes 03/20 03/22 T/R LAB AC Power Lab AC Thevenin Lab 03/21 W Power Factor Correction (cont) Hw 21 CH20: 19 Hw21_Sol 03/23 F Resonant Circuits 21.1-21.8 Resonant Circuits Notes Hw 22 CH21: 3, 7 Hw22_Sol 12 03/26 M Filters 22.1 - 22.3, 22.10 Filters Notes Hw 23 CH22: 19, 23 Hw23_Sol 03/27 03/29 T/R LAB AC Power Meters  AC Practical Review 03/28 W Magnetism and Transformers I 23.1-23.3 Magnetism and Transformers Notes Hw 24 CH23: 5, 9, 11 Hw24_Sol 03/30 F Transformers II & Reflected Imp 23.4-23.6 Transformers and Reflected Impedance Notes Hw 25 CH23: 13, 15 Hw25_Sol 13 04/02 M Review (12 Week Exam) Review Problems Review Problems Solutions 04/03 04/05 T/R Power Factor Correction Lab AC Practical Exam 04/04 W 12 Week ExamX Period COMP DAYExam Locations 04/06 F Linear Motors Supplement Linear Motors Linear Motors Notes Hw 26 Hw26_Sol 14 04/09 M DC Motors I Supplement DC Motors I DC Motors I Notes Hw 27 Hw27_Sol 04/10 04/12 T/R LAB Filters Lab 04/11 W DC Motors II Supplement DC Motors II DC Motors II Notes Hw 28 Hw28_Sol 04/13 F Supplement AC Generators AC Generators I Notes Hw 29 Hw29_Sol 15 04/16 M Three Phase Sources and Loads 24.1-24.2 Three Phase Sources and Loads Notes Hw 30 CH24: 1, 7 Hw30_Sol 04/17 04/19 T/R LAB Introduction to DC Machine Lab DC Machine Lab 2 Skateboards 04/18 W Per Phase Analysis 24.3-24.9 Per Phase Analysis Notes Hw 31 CH24: 15, 17 Hw31_Sol 04/20 F Three Phase Power 24.10 Three Phase Power Notes Hw 32 CH24: 45 Hw32_Sol 16 04/23 M AC Generators II Supplement Generators II AC Generators II Notes 04/24 04/26 T/R LAB Introduction to Three Phase Loads Lab 04/25 W AC Generators II ( cont.) Hw 33 Hw33_Sol 04/27 F Shipboard Power Systems 17 04/30 M Final Exam Review Review Package Review Package Solution 05/01 T Instructor Discretion Fall Term Ends 18 Final Exam Exam Locations