1st
week 
First
meeting
Topics:
Electric Circuit Theory  A prologue
A view on the
historical development
A view on the people
A view on the applications
Modeling of a physical system
Techniques
for the solution of problems
Electric
circuits
Analysis
and synthesis of electric circuits
Lamped
and distributed electric elements
Time
domain analysis
Frequency
domain analysis
Examples:
Applications:
Homework:
Select
a Circuit Theory Personality.
Present
its biography with emphasis on its contributions to Science in general and
Circuit Theory in particular.
Describe
the long term effect of its contributions.
Take
care of the organization of your report. This is a report exercise. Pay
attention to your command of English (We agree that the language of
communication will be English!)
Due
on the day of the examination.
It
will be reviewed for completeness but not necessarily corrected
and graded.
References:
Agilent
seminars, symposia, trade shows and webcasts
Second
meeting
Topics:
Circuit analysis review
Examples:
Review
examples
Applications:
Review
of various applications
Homework:
Distributed
in class.
Due
on the day of the examination.
It
will be evaluated for completeness but not necessarily
corrected and graded.
References:
Third
meeting
Topics:
Laplace Transform, Inverse Laplace Transform
Examples:
Applications:
Homework:
Distributed
in class.
Due
on the day of the examination.
It
will be evaluated for completeness but not necessarily
corrected and graded.
References:

2nd
week 
First
meeting
Topics:
Laplace Transform, Inverse Laplace Transform
Examples:
Applications:
Homework:
Distributed
in class.
Due
on the day of the examination.
It
will be evaluated for completeness but not necessarily
corrected and graded.
References:
Second
meeting
Topics:
Laplace Transform, Inverse Laplace Transform
Examples:
Applications:
Homework:
Distributed
in class.
Due
on the day of the examination.
It
will be evaluated for completeness but not necessarily
corrected and graded.
References:
Third
meeting
Topics:
Relationship between Laplace domain and time domain, convolution
Examples:
Applications:
Homework:
Distributed
in class.
Due
on the day of the examination.
It
will be evaluated for completeness but not necessarily
corrected and graded.
References:

3rd
week 
First
meeting
Topics:
Relationship between Laplace domain and time domain, convolution
Examples:
Applications:
Homework:
Distributed
in class.
Due
on the day of the examination.
It
will be evaluated for completeness but not necessarily
corrected and graded.
References:
Second
meeting
Topics:
Relationship between Laplace domain and time domain, convolution
Examples:
Applications:
Homework:
Distributed
in class.
Due
on the day of the examination.
It
will be evaluated for completeness but not necessarily
corrected and graded.
References:
Third
meeting
Topics:
Relationship between Laplace domain and time domain, convolution
Examples:
Applications:
Homework:
Distributed
in class.
Due
on the day of the examination.
It
will be evaluated for completeness but not necessarily
corrected and graded.
References:

4th
week 
First
meeting
Topics:
System poles, zeros, eigenvalues and eigenvectors
Examples:
Applications:
Homework:
Distributed
in class.
Due
on the day of the examination.
It
will be evaluated for completeness but not necessarily
corrected and graded.
References:
Second
meeting
Topics:
System poles, zeros, eigenvalues and eigenvectors
Examples:
Applications:
Homework:
Distributed
in class.
Due
on the day of the examination.
It
will be evaluated for completeness but not necessarily
corrected and graded.
References:
Third
meeting
Topics:
System poles, zeros, eigenvalues and eigenvectors
Examples:
Applications:
Mechanical
Analog First Order System
Homework:
Distributed
in class.
Due
on the day of the examination.
It
will be evaluated for completeness but not necessarily
corrected and graded.
References:

5th
week 
First
meeting
Topics:
Laplace transform in circuit analysis
Examples:
Applications:
Homework:
Distributed
in class.
Due
on the day of the examination.
It
will be evaluated for completeness but not necessarily
corrected and graded.
References:
Second
meeting
Topics:
Laplace transform in circuit analysis
Examples:
Applications:
Homework:
Distributed
in class.
Due
on the day of the examination.
It
will be evaluated for completeness but not necessarily
corrected and graded.
References:
Third
meeting
Topics:
Laplace transform in circuit analysis
Examples:
Applications:
Mechanical
Analog First Order System
Homework:
Distributed
in class.
Due
on the day of the examination.
It
will be evaluated for completeness but not necessarily
corrected and graded.
References:

6th
week 
First
meeting
Topics:
Transfer functions
Examples:
Applications:
Mechanical
Analog Second Order System
Homework:
Distributed
in class.
Due
on the day of the examination.
It
will be evaluated for completeness but not necessarily
corrected and graded.
References:
Second
meeting
Topics:
Transfer functions
Examples:
Applications:
Homework:
Distributed
in class.
Due
on the day of the examination.
It
will be evaluated for completeness but not necessarily
corrected and graded.
References:
Third
meeting
Topics:
Transfer functions
Examples:
Applications:
Homework:
Distributed
in class.
Due
on the day of the examination.
It
will be evaluated for completeness but not necessarily
corrected and graded.
References:

7th
week 
First
meeting
Topics:
Frequency response, frequency selective circuits, Bode plots
Examples:
Applications:
Homework:
Distributed
in class.
Due
on the day of the examination.
It
will be evaluated for completeness but not necessarily
corrected and graded.
References:
Second
meeting
Topics:
Frequency response, frequency selective circuits, Bode plots
Examples:
Applications:
Homework:
Distributed
in class.
Due
on the day of the examination.
It
will be evaluated for completeness but not necessarily
corrected and graded.
References:
Third
meeting
Topics:
Frequency response, frequency selective circuits, Bode plots
Examples:
Applications:
Homework:
Distributed
in class.
Due
on the day of the examination.
It
will be evaluated for completeness but not necessarily
corrected and graded.
References:

8th
week 
First
meeting
Topics:
Frequency response, frequency selective circuits, Bode plots
Examples:
Applications:
Homework:
Distributed
in class.
Due
on the day of the examination.
It
will be evaluated for completeness but not necessarily
corrected and graded.
References:
Second
meeting
Topics:
Frequency response, frequency selective circuits, Bode plots
Examples:
Applications:
Homework:
Distributed
in class.
Due
on the day of the examination.
It
will be evaluated for completeness but not necessarily
corrected and graded.
References:
Third
meeting
Topics:
Frequency response, frequency selective circuits, Bode plots
Examples:
Applications:
Homework:
Distributed
in class.
Due
on the day of the examination.
It
will be evaluated for completeness but not necessarily
corrected and graded.
References:

9th
week 
First
meeting
Topics:
Fourier series
Examples:
Applications:
Homework:
Distributed
in class.
Due
on the day of the examination.
It
will be evaluated for completeness but not necessarily
corrected and graded.
References:

Second
meeting
Topics:
Fourier series
Examples:
Applications:
Homework:
Distributed
in class.
Due
on the day of the examination.
It
will be evaluated for completeness but not necessarily
corrected and graded.
References:

Third
meeting
Topics:
Fourier series
Examples:
Applications:
Homework:
Distributed
in class.
Due
on the day of the examination.
It
will be evaluated for completeness but not necessarily
corrected and graded.
References:
Fourier
Synthesis Java Applet

10th
week 
First
meeting
Topics:
Fourier transforms
Examples:
Applications:
Homework:
Distributed
in class.
Due
on the day of the examination.
It
will be evaluated for completeness but not necessarily
corrected and graded.
References:
Second
meeting
Topics:
Fourier transforms
Examples:
Applications:
Homework:
Distributed
in class.
Due
on the day of the examination.
It
will be evaluated for completeness but not necessarily
corrected and graded.
References:
Third
meeting
Topics:
Fourier transforms
Examples:
Applications:
Homework:
Distributed
in class.
Due
on the day of the examination.
It
will be evaluated for completeness but not necessarily
corrected and graded.
References:

11th
week 
First
meeting
Topics:
Variable
Frequency Network Performance.
Examples:
Applications:
Homework:
Distributed
in class.
Due
on the day of the examination.
It
will be evaluated for completeness but not necessarily
corrected and graded.
References:
Second
meeting
Topics:
Variable
Frequency Network Performance.
Electrical
filters
Examples:
Applications:
Homework:
Distributed
in class.
Due
on the day of the examination.
It
will be evaluated for completeness but not necessarily
corrected and graded.
References:
Third
meeting
Topics:
Variable
Frequency Network Performance.
Electrical
filters
Examples:
Applications:
Homework:
Distributed
in class.
Due
on the day of the examination.
It
will be evaluated for completeness but not necessarily
corrected and graded.
References:

12th
week 
First
meeting
Topics:
Mutual inductance
Examples:
Applications:
Homework:
Distributed
in class.
Due
on the day of the examination.
It
will be evaluated for completeness but not necessarily
corrected and graded.
References:
Second
meeting
Topics:
Mutual inductance
Examples:
Applications:
Homework:
Distributed
in class.
Due
on the day of the examination.
It
will be evaluated for completeness but not necessarily
corrected and graded.
References:
Third
meeting
Topics:
Mutual inductance
Examples:
Applications:
Homework:
Distributed
in class.
Due
on the day of the examination.
It
will be evaluated for completeness but not necessarily
corrected and graded.
References:

13th
week 
First
meeting
Topics: The
State Variable method
Examples:
Applications:
Homework:
Distributed
in class.
Due
on the day of the examination.
It
will be evaluated for completeness but not necessarily
corrected and graded.
References:
Second
meeting
Topics:
Solution
of Electric Circuits using the State Variable method
Examples:
Applications:
Homework:
Distributed
in class.
Due
on the day of the examination.
It
will be evaluated for completeness but not necessarily
corrected and graded.
References:
Third
meeting
Topics:
Solution
of Electric Circuits using the State Variable method
Examples:
Applications:
Homework:
Distributed
in class.
Due
on the day of the examination.
It
will be evaluated for completeness but not necessarily
corrected and graded.
References:

14th
week 
First
meeting
Topics:
Twoport networks
Examples:
Applications:
Homework:
Distributed
in class.
Due
on the day of the examination.
It
will be evaluated for completeness but not necessarily
corrected and graded.
References:
Fourier
Synthesis Java Applet
Second
meeting
Topics:
Twoport networks
Examples:
Square
Pulse
Applications:
Homework:
Distributed
in class.
Due
on the day of the examination.
It
will be evaluated for completeness but not necessarily
corrected and graded.
References:
Third
meeting
Topics:
Twoport networks
Examples:
Applications:
Homework:
Distributed
in class.
Due
on the day of the examination.
It
will be evaluated for completeness but not necessarily
corrected and graded.
References:

15th
week

First
meeting
Topics:
Twoport networks
Examples:
Applications:
Homework:
Distributed
in class.
Due
on the day of the examination.
It
will be evaluated for completeness but not necessarily
corrected and graded.
References:
Second
meeting
Topics:
Twoport networks
Examples:
Applications:
Homework:
Distributed
in class.
Due
on the day of the examination.
It
will be evaluated for completeness but not necessarily
corrected and graded.
References:
Third
meeting
Topics:
Twoport networks
Examples:
Applications:
Homework:
Distributed
in class.
Due
on the day of the examination.
It
will be evaluated for completeness but not necessarily
corrected and graded.
References:

16th
week 
First
meeting
Topics:
Review
Examples:
Applications:
Homework:
Distributed
in class.
Due
on the day of the examination.
It
will be evaluated for completeness but not necessarily
corrected and graded.
References:
Second
meeting
Topics:
Review
Examples:
Applications:
Homework:
Distributed
in class.
Due
on the day of the examination.
It
will be evaluated for completeness but not necessarily
corrected and graded.
References:
Third
meeting
Topic:
Presentation
of Projects
Proposed
Titles of projects:
Presentation of Projects:
1.
Title
2.
Review of the field
3.
Short description of the process, method, techniques
4.
Figures, photographs that describe the process
5.
Description of other processes
6.
Advantages of the method
7.
Disadvantages of the method
8.
Conclusions
9.
Further work
10.
References
Prepare
an electronic presentation
Prepare
hand outs for your audiences
Proposed
Titles of projects:

17th
week 
Topic:
Final Examination
