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Day

Topic

Chap.

1

1 
Introduction, electric circuits, charge and current, voltage 
1 

2 
Power, energy sources, Basic ideal circuit elements, independent, and dependent sources 
1 

3 
Chapter1 example problems, Ohm's law 
1, 22.2 

4 
Nodes, branches, loops, Kirchhoff's laws; voltage dividers 
2 
2

1 
Current dividers, meter circuits 
2 

2 
Bridge circuits, deltawye conversions, chapter2 example problems 
2 

3 
Nodevoltage circuit analysis 
3 

4 
Continue 
3 
3 
1 
Meshcurrent analysis 
3 

2 
Continue. 
3 

3 
Source transformation 
4 

4 
Thevenin's and Norton equivalent circuits. 
4 
4 
1 
Equivalent circuits with dependent sources. 
4 

2 
Maximum power transfer, superposition. 
4 

3 
Linearity, superposition, review. chapter4 example problems 
4 

4 
Test #1 on DC circuit analysis. 

5 
1 
PSpice, DC circuit examples. 


2 
Inductance and its circuit behavior. 
6 

3 
Capacitance and its circuit behavior. 
6 

4 
Series/parallel inductors and capacitors, chapter6 example problems 
6 
6 
1 
Sinusoidal sources and phasor representation 
9 

2 
Circuit elements in phasordomain. 
9 

3 
Impedance and admittance and their combination, chapter9 example problems 
9 

4 
Circuit analysis using phasors, mesh and node analyses. 
10 
7 
1 
Continue, source transformation, Thevenin's and Norton. 
10 

2 
Continue, PSpcie AC analysis, chapter10 example problems 
10 

3 
Complex power, apparent power 
11 

4 
Real power, reactive power. 
11 
8 
1 
Effective (RMS) voltage and current. 
11 

2 
Complex power, apparent power 
11 

3 
Maximum power transfer, chapter11 example problems 
11 

4 
Test #2, Steady state sinusoidal circuit analysis 

9 
1 
Introduction to frequencyselective circuits, lowpas and highpass filters 
14 

2 
Parallel resonance 
14 

3 
Series resonance 
14 
10 
4 
Bandwidth and quality factor 
14 

1 
Parallel resonance with inductor losses 
14 

2 
Band reject filter. 
14 

3 
Chapter14 example problems, frequency response using PSpice 
14 

4 
Review 

11 

Final Examination, comprehensive 
