16.365 Electronics I

Electronics I

Course Details
Min Credits 3
Max Credits 3
Course ID 3188
Status Active

A brief introduction to solid-state physics, leading to discussion of physical characteristics of p-n junction diodes, bipolar junction transistors, and field-effect transistors: active, saturated, and cutoff models of bipolar transistors and triode, constant current, and cutoff models of MOSFETs. Circuit models for diodes, and diode applications. Circuit models for transistors, and transistor applications in bipolar and MOS digital circuits and low-frequency amplifier circuits. Analysis of digital circuits and linear circuits based on application of circuit models of devices and circuit theory.

Pre/Co-Requisites: Pre-Reqs: C- or better in 16.202 Circuit Theory II, 95.144 Physics II, 92.231 Calculus III; Co-Req: 16.311 Electronics I Lab