Catalog Description: Analysis and optimized design of monolithic operational amplifiers and wide-band amplifiers; methods of achieving wide-band amplification, gain-bandwidth considerations; analysis of noise in integrated circuits and low noise design. Precision passive elements, analog switches, amplifiers and comparators, voltage reference in NMOS and CMOS circuits, Serial, successive-approximation, and parallel analog-to-digital converts. Switched-capacitor and CCD filters. Applications to codecs, modems.

Units: 3

Prerequisites: EL ENG W240A; MAS-IC students only.

Credit Restrictions: Students will receive no credit for EE W240B after taking EE 240B.

Fall: 3 hours of web-based lecture per week
Summer: 4.5 hours of web-based lecture per week
Spring: 3 hours of web-based lecture per week

Grading basis: letter

Final exam status: No final exam

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