ECE248

Semiconductor Devices and Circuits

Spring 2018

Instructor Professor Hedrick



Note this calendar is subjected to change.


Week

Date

Topics

Text book readings

Information

Handouts

Assignments

1

Monday 04/02
Wednesday 04/04
Friday 04/06

Diode Basics

Read :
Chapter 1 as review of ECE225
Chapter 2 Sections 2-1 to 2-11 and 2-15
Chapter 3 sections 3-1 to 3-3, 3-5 to 3-7, and 3-11
Chapter 4 section 4-1, 4-10 to 4-12

Course Ground Rules
Datasheet for 1N4002


Assignment 01
Prelab 01
Lab 1 handout
Lab 1 report template

No lab week 1






2

Monday 04/09
Wednesday 04/11
Friday 04/13


Read:
Chapter 4 sections 4-2 to 4-4
Chapter 5 sections 5-1 to 5-6

2N3904 Datasheet


Assignment 02
Prelab 2 Handout
Lab 2 Handout
Lab 2 Report Template

Lab 1



Assignmet1 1 solution



3

Monday 04/16
Wednesday 04/18
Friday 04/20





Lab 3 Handout

Lab 02






4

Monday 04/23
Wednesday 04/25
Friday 04/27


Exam 1

Read:
Chapter 6 sections 6-1 to 6-6
Chapter 7 sections 7-5 and 7-6
Chapter 8 sections 8-2 to 8-7 and sections 8-9 and 8-10

Assignment 2 Solution


Assignment 03
Prelab 4 Handout
Lab 4 Handout
Lab 4 Report Template

Lab 3






5

Monday 04/30
Wednesday 05/02
Friday 05/04


No class Friday for Steinmetz Symposium

Datasheet for TIP31


Assignment 04
Prelab 5 Handout

Lab 4






6

Monday 05/07
Wednesday 05/09
Friday 05/11



Assignment 3 Solution


Lab 5 Handout
Lab 5 Report Template

Lab 5






7

Monday 05/14
Wednesday 05/16
Friday 05/18



Datasheet for 2N4401
Soldering hints
Soldering Safety
Assignment 4 Solution


Lab 6 Handout
Lab 6 Report Template

Lab 6






8

Monday 05/21
Wednesday 0523
Friday 05/25


Exam 2


Lab 07 Partial Solution

Matlab code For Lab 7
R3 = 1k
R3 = 1.5k
R3 = 2k

Lab 7 Handout







9

Monday 05/28
Wednesday 05/30
Friday 06/01




Final Exam Takehome

Assignment 05
Lab 8 handout




Assignment 5 Solution



10

Monday 06/04
Wednesday 06/06
Friday 06/08












Final



Tuesday June 12, 2018 8:30 to 10:30 in N100