Building Blocks of Embedded Electronics

Course Description

Measuring devices, passive electronic components, circuits with operational amplifiers, analog-to-digital and digital-to-analog conversion, noise, interference, sensors, practical design

Learning Outcomes

  1. apply basic laboratory equipment
  2. analyze the basic function blocks of embedded electronics
  3. analyze the features of real electronic components
  4. identify the impact of interference and noise
  5. create simple electronic interfaces for selected sensors and actuators

Forms of Teaching

Lectures

Interactive teaching

Exercises

Numerical examples

Laboratory

Laboratory exercises

Grading Method

Continuous Assessment Exam
Type Threshold Percent of Grade Threshold Percent of Grade
Laboratory Exercises 0 % 20 % 0 % 20 %
Mid Term Exam: Written 0 % 25 % 0 %
Final Exam: Written 0 % 25 %
Final Exam: Oral 30 %
Exam: Written 50 % 40 %
Exam: Oral 40 %

Week by Week Schedule

  1. Digital multimeter
  2. Analog oscilloscope, Digital oscilloscope
  3. Sensing modalities and technologies
  4. Sensing modalities and technologies
  5. Static and dynamic Op Amp limitations for analog signal processing circuits, Op Amp Circuits for linear analog functions
  6. Op Amp Circuits for nonlinear analog functions, Analog signal switching and multiplexing circuits
  7. Voltage references
  8. Midterm exam
  9. Analog-digital and Digital-Analog Conversion
  10. Signal source connection modes: asymmetric, differential, floating
  11. Electrical interference reduction, Magnetic interference reduction, Grounding and shielding design
  12. Noise types, Signal to noise ratio
  13. Parasitic elements of passive components (resistors, capacitors, inductors, transformers), Models of passive components, Material properties, component packages
  14. Transformers, Passive components for power supplies
  15. Final exam

Study Programmes

University graduate
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Literature

Vedran Bilas, Goran Horak, Tihomir Marjanović, Zoran Stare, Darko Vasić (2013.), Osnove elektroničkih mjerenja i instrumentacije, laboratorijske vježbe, Sveučilište u Zagrebu Fakultet elektrotehnike i računarstva
Vedran Bilas, Darko Vasić (2017.), Osnove elektroničkih mjerenja i instrumentacije - riješeni zadaci, 2013, Sveučilište u Zagrebu Fakultet elektrotehnike i računarstva
Ratko Magjarević (2012.), PASIVNE ELEKTRONIČKE KOMPONENTE, Sveučilište u Zagrebu Fakultet elektrotehnike i računarstva
A.F.P van Putten (1996.), Electronic Measurement Systems, CRC Press
Charles A. Harper (1997.), Passive Electronic Component Handbook, McGraw Hill Professional

Associate Lecturers

For students

General

ID 222504
  Winter semester
5 ECTS
L3 English Level
L1 e-Learning
45 Lectures
15 Laboratory exercises

Grading System

90 Excellent
75 Very Good
60 Good
50 Acceptable