ECEN 2260 - Circuits as Systems
Kelvin Wagner, Fall 2014
Course Description and Requirements
- Class: MWF 9-9:50 am, ECEE 155
- Instructor: Professor Kelvin Wagner
- office: ECEN 232, inside OCS center
- phone: 303-492-4661
- Fax: 303-492-2758
- e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Office Hours: Thursdays 4:00-
- Grader: Venkata Sri Praveen Yellapragada
- Text: Roland E. Thomas, Albert J. Rosa and Gregory J.
Toussaint, The Analysis and Design of Linear Circuits,
7th Edition, John Wiley & Sons, 2012, ISBN
- Prerequisites: ECEN 2250, Circuits/Electronics 1.
- Corequisites: APPM 2350, Calculus 3 for Engineers.
- Credit Hours: 3
- Homework (~20%): Weekly, usually due on Fridays at
the beginning of class. Only one problem, selected at
random, will be graded.
- Quizes (~10%): Approx. weekly (on reading
assignments, previous lectures, homeworks, etc). Closed
book, closed notes.
- Exam 1 (~15%): Fri. Sep 26
- Exam 2 (~15%): Fri. Oct 24.
- Exam 3 (~15%): Fri. Nov 14
- Final Exam (~25%), according to
Final Exam Schedule: Mon. Dec 18 2014, 10:30 - 1:00
References and Info
Link to planned schedule sched.pdf
Slides and Notes
- HW1.pdf 1-3 due Fri
Aug 29. 4-8 delayed to Fri Sept 5
- HW2.pdf due Friday September 12
- HW3.pdf due Friday September 19
Prior Exams from Circuits and Systems for Practice
Solutions to Exams
Graphical interpretation of the S-plane used in Laplace transforms .
From P. Kraniauskas, Transforms in Signals and Systems, Addison-Wesley, 1992
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K. Wagner Last revised: 8-30-14