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Faculty of Electrical Engineering



Course of demands on Final state examination MSP - branch Electronics

A. Obligatory course

Principle of electronic circuits

  1. Models of electronic devices - resistors, condensers, inductors, transformers, diodes, transistors - bipolar and unipolar, operational amplifiers. (XE31EOS)
  2. Signals in electronic circuits - harmonic signals, impulse and step signals, signals in logical systems. (XE31EOS)
  3. Functional blocs, their types, different schematics of simple amplifiers. (XE31EOS)
  4. Combinations and sequencing of functional blocs, feedback, stability of feedback systems. (XE31EOS)
  5. Description and properties of functional blocs - rectifiers, limiters, wave shapers, electronic switches and commutators. (XE31EOS)
  6. Operational amplifier with feedback net, ideal OpAmp, real OpAmp, linear and non-linear nets. (XE31EOS)
  7. Discrete time analogous electronic systems, switched circuits (switched capacitors, switched currents). (XE31ADS, XE31DAS)
  8. Regenerative circuits, flip flops, multivibrators, oscillators RC and LC. (XE31EOS )
  9. Basic circuit principles in combinational and sequential logical elements. (XE31SCS)
  10. Processor, architecture of several programmable electronic structures. (XE31SCS)

Integrated circuits - structures and synthesis

  1. Semiconductor structures used in integrated circuits. Physical principles of operation, properties, characteristics and models. Non-ideal phenomena, influence of scaling. (XE34SIO)
  2. Technology of integrated circuits fabrication, its inputs and outputs. Characteristics and properties of particular technological operations. (XE34SIO)
  3. Topology and morphology of integrated structures, design rules and methods of electrical characteristic.s control. (XE34SIO)
  4. Increasing of integration density, influence of scaling on characteristics of integrated structures. Trends in integration. (XE34SIO)
  5. Basic building blocks of digital integrated circuits - circuit solution, topology, static and dynamic characteristics, design principles. (XE34SIO, XE34SIE)
  6. Basic building blocks of analog integrated circuits. - circuit solution, topology, static and dynamic characteristics, design principles. (XE34SIO)
  7. Architectures and macroblocks of integrated systems, application specific and reconfigurable architectures. Systems on chip. (XE34SIE)
  8. Synthesis of integrated systems, methodology, hierarchical levels and procedures. Behavioral and register transfer level description. Hardware description languages for digital and analog circuits. (XE34SIE)
  9. Methods, means and principles of integrated system design. Design, simulation and verification systems. (XE34SIE)
  10. Testing and reliability of integrated systems, testability and methods of its improvement. (XE34SIE)

B. Specialization course

Electronic systems

  1. Continuous time and discrete time signals and systems, sampling and reconstruction, quantisation. (XE31CZS)
  2. Transformations used in signal and system description - Fourier Transform. (XE31CZS)
  3. Signal filtering, filter structures, methods for filter design (synthesis), continuous time filters, digital filters. (XE31CZS)
  4. Stochastic discrete signals, models, spectral analysis. (XE31CZS)
  5. Analogous electronic systems, generators, transducers, converters, modulators, phase locked loops. (XE31EOS)
  6. New circuit principles in integrated electronic systems, voltage and current modes of function. (XE31ADS)
  7. Selective electronic systems, types, characteristics, design possibility. (XE31EO3)
  8. Digital electronic systems, processors, computers. (XE31SCS)
  9. Computer architecture, basic architectures von Neumann and Harvard. (XE31SCS)
  10. Processor architecture and its relation to a signal processing algorithm, signal processing algorithms and their implementation - signal processors, ASICs, programmable devices, neuro-computing and neuro-computers. (XE31SCS)

Applied electronics

  1. Electronic and optical properties of semiconductor materials and structures. Semiconductor band structure. Basic semiconductor equations. (XE34EPO)
  2. Analog IC design methodology. Modeling and simulation, noise sources, current and frequency noise, noise models, crosstalk, interference and parasitic IC structures. (XE34SIO)
  3. IC Operational amplifier and Comparators design, Fundamentals characteristics, gain, frequency compensation, slew rate, voltage offset, current offset and noise. (XE34SIO)
  4. Fundamental types of active filters, frequency specifications, dynamic range and noise, digital to analog converters, analog to digital converters, voltage and current sources. (XE34SIO)
  5. Limits of electronic systems accuracy: effects of passive components, accuracy of operational amplifiers, D.C and A.C parasitic parameters. Optimization of internal and external signal and power connecting systems, effects of environment. (XE34APS)
  6. Interfacing of electronic systems, optimization. Mixed signals - AD and DA converters, parasitic parameters, optimization. Processing of extreme signals, dynamic range, noise. Coding and decoding of analog signals. (XE34APS)
  7. Microsystems. Operation principles - physical, chemical and biochemical. Interdisciplinary structures (MEMS, MOEMS, MOES, etc.). Microactuators. Signal processing. Design methods. (XE34MSY)
  8. Microsensors. Sensor systems. Operation principles - physical, chemical and biochemical. Sensor signal processing. Intelligent sensors, intelligent systems. (XE34MSY)
  9. Electronic security systems. Reliability, reliability models, back up of systems. Conceptual approach, components, data processing, data transfer, coding, wireless systems. (XE34EZS)
  10. Perimetral, housing, space and object security, motion and occupancy detectors, control unit, access systems, CCTV systems, object security, car security. (XE34EZS)

Electronics and Photonics

  1. Electronic and optical properties of semiconductor materials and structures on the basis of energetic band structure and their physical description (XE34EPO).
  2. Optoelectronic devices and systems. Radiation sources and detectors, photonic amplifiers, optical communication link. Optical sensors, filters, multiplexers and demultiplexers (XE34SIF).
  3. Computer analysis and synthesis of semiconductor structures and circuits. Principle and means for simulation of technological processes, simulation of electronic structures and circuit simulation (XE34TCA).
  4. Principles, parameters, characteristics of application relevant power semiconductor devices and integrated circuits in bipolar, MOS and combined Bi-MOS technologies (XE13VPS).
  5. Principle, characteristics, parameters and application of high frequency power semiconductor devices and circuits (XE13VPS).
  6. Micro-wave devices and circuits, and circuits in MOS and bipolar technologies. Narrow-and wide-band amplifiers, oscillators, mixers, frequency multipliers and detectors (XE17NVM).
  7. Computer design, analysis and optimization of high-frequency and micro-wave circuits. CAD tools for high frequency technique (XE17NVM).
  8. Principles, properties, construction and measuring methods for structures of integrated and fiber photonics. Distribution and control of optical beam (XE17NVM, XE34PFO).
  9. Design of photonic systems. Design of optical communication link, time and wave multiplex, modulation, transport codes. Decay, band width, signal/noise ratio, error rate (XE34SIF, XE24FPV).
  10. Nanotechnologies and nanofabrication in electronics. Properties, characterization and application of materials in nanoelectronics (XE12NNT).
Responsible person: doc. Ing. Ji°Ý Jakovenko, Ph.D.
Last change: 02. 05. 2011