ADVANCED AC CIRCUITS
Sinusoidal steadystate analysis
(nodal analysis, mesh analysis, superposition theorem, source
transformation, Thevenin and Norton equivalent circuits, op amp AC
circuits) (examples)
Resonance circuits (series and parallel resonances, passive and active filters, applications) (examples)
SmartGrid (hierarchical power transmssion vs. SmartGrid technology, SmartMetering, applications)
Magnetically coupled circuits
(mutual inductance, energy in a coupled circuit, linear transformers,
ideal transformers, threephase transformers, applications) (examples )
Frequency response (transfer function, decibel scale, Bode plots) (examples)
Multiwave signals and circuits
(trigonometric and exponential Fourier series, symmetry considerations,
frequency spectra, applications, average power and RMS values)
(examples)
Twoport networks
(impedance and admittance parameters, hybrid parameters, transmission
parameters, relationships between parameters, interconnection of
networks, symmetric twoports, applications) (examples)
DYNAMIC CIRCUITS
Firstorder circuits (sourcefree RC and RL circuits, singularity functions, step response of RC and RL circuits, applications) (examples)
Secondorder circuits
(finding initial and final values, sourcefree series and parallel RLC
circuits, step response of a series and parallel RLC circuits, general
secondorder circuits, electrical duality, applications) (examples)
Temperature transients
(device warming, electrical analogy of temp transients, static and szeady state external conditons, over temperature)
INTEGRAL TRANSFORMS IN CIRCUIT ANALYSIS
The Laplace transform
(definitions, properties, inverse Laplace transform, , application to
integrodifferential equations, convolution integral, circuit element
models, circuit analysis, transfer functions in sdomain) (examples)
The Fourier transform
(definitions, properties, circuit applications, Parseval’s theorem,
comparing the Fourier and Laplace transforms, applications) (examples)
