Courses Catalogue

Physics Practical Iii

COURSE CODE: PHP3203
COURSE CREDIT UNIT: 2
ACADEMIC PROGRAMME: Physics BSc
COLLEGE/SCHOOL/FACULTY: School of Natural and Applied Sciences
STATUS: Core
PROGRAMME TYPE: Undergraduate

Course Description

COURSE DESCRIPTION

 

This course is designed to provide students with fundamental concepts of Electronic Circuits for lab experience. Transient analysis and frequency response of Single and Multistage BJT and FET Amplifier. Study of operation of Oscillators and Waveform generators like Multivibrators and Schmitt trigger. Study of frequency response of Tuned and Feedback Amplifier. Application of simulation tools to understand the circuit characteristics.

 

COURSE JUSTIFICATION/RATIONALE

 

This course aims at obtaining characteristics of power electronic devices. To understand the commutation techniques used in power electronics circuits and to test different power electronics converters.

 

LEARNING OBJECTIVES

 

By the end of this course, the student should be able to:

§  impart hands on experience in verification of circuit laws and theorems.

§  experimentally describe the characteristics of diodes, BJT’s and FET’s.

§  analyze circuit characteristics and simulation of time response and to

§  explore the concepts involved in oscillators.

§  Describe the basic working of oscillators.

§  develop the digital concepts in mod counters.

§  apply digital concepts in sequential logic systems.

§  develop the basic programming of 8085 using arithmetic operations

 

LEARNING OUTCOMES

 

A student completing the course is expected to demonstrate knowledge and understanding of the:

§  characteristics of diodes, BJT’s and FET’s

§  operation of bipolar, field effect transistors, and op-amps

§  basic working of oscillators of the key concepts

§  modern communications and their application in communication systems

§  digital concepts in sequential logic systems.

§  concepts of transfer functions, block diagrams, poles and zeros and simple feedback systems