PHY-531: Electronics for Scientists I

Operation and use of the basic elements of modem electronics. Circuits designed and constructed in lab are tested using modern instrumentation. Principles of analog circuit analysis, filters, diodes, transistors, operational amplifiers, oscillators, power supplies, integrated circuits. A "hands-on" experience for those using electronic equipment in research, testing, and analysis. Recommended for majors in all pure and applied sciences and as preparation for digital electronics (Physic 532). Consent of instructor required.
Level: 
Both
Credits: 
4
Prerequisites: 
none
Corequisites: 
none
Semester(s) offered: 
Fall

Course Schedules

Semester Sec Instructor Times / Rm
Fall 2007
1
Rory Miskimen
M 4:30-6:30
HAS 240
Fall 2005
1
Mark Tuominen
Tu 1:25-5:30
HAS 240
Fall 2003 Mark Tuominen
by section
Has 242
Fall 2002 Mark Tuominen
M 4:30 - 18:30
Has 242
Fall 2001 Mark Tuominen
M 4:30 - 18:30
Has 242
Fall 2000 Mark Tuominen
M 4:30 - 6:30
Has 242
Mark Tuominen
M 230-4:30
HASA 104B