Design of Embedded Electronic Systems

Course Description

Design of complex electronic devices. Modern procedures and technologies for the production of printed circuit boards. Design for manufacturing. Signal integrity on the printed circuit board. Reliability modeling, maintenance and life cycle costs, redundancy, fault tolerance, availability. Electrochemical power supplies. Linear regulators. Low power design. Energy harvesting. Switch mode power supplies. Measurement of printed circuit board characteristics. Power supply integrity on the printed circuit board. Electronic device testing and certification.

Learning Outcomes

  1. Describe the development process and life cycle of an electronic device.
  2. Choose processes for electronic devices production.
  3. Design electronic device on a multilayer printed circuit board level.
  4. Design a power source for an electronic device.
  5. Analyze the causes of electromagnetic compatibility problems in electronic devices and propose ways to solve them.
  6. Analyze the compliance of the design of the electronic device with the regulations for placing the device on the market.
  7. Recognize sources of electromagnetic compatibility issues in electronic devices.

Forms of Teaching

Lectures

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Seminars and workshops

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Exercises

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Field work

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Independent assignments

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Laboratory

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Grading Method

Continuous Assessment Exam
Type Threshold Percent of Grade Threshold Percent of Grade
Laboratory Exercises 50 % 15 % 50 % 15 %
Seminar/Project 43 % 35 % 43 % 35 %
Mid Term Exam: Written 50 % 20 % 0 %
Final Exam: Written 50 % 30 %
Exam: Written 50 % 20 %
Exam: Oral 30 %

Week by Week Schedule

  1. Design of complex electronic devices.
  2. Modern procedures and technologies for the production of printed circuit boards.
  3. Design for manufacturing.
  4. Signal integrity on the printed circuit board.
  5. Signal integrity on the printed circuit board.
  6. Reliability modeling, maintenance and life cycle costs, redundancy, fault tolerance, availability.
  7. Reliability modeling, maintenance and life cycle costs, redundancy, fault tolerance, availability.
  8. Midterm exam.
  9. Electrochemical power supplies. Linear regulators.
  10. Low power design. Energy harvesting.
  11. Switch mode power supplies.
  12. Measurement of printed circuit board characteristics.
  13. Power supply integrity on the printed circuit board.
  14. Electronic device testing and certification.
  15. Final exam.

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Literature

R. Magjarević, Z. Stare, M. Cifrek, H. Džapo, M. Ivančić, I. Lacković (2009.), Projektiranje tiskanih veza, Sveučilište u Zagrebu Fakultet elektrotehnike i računarstva
H. Džapo, Ž. Lučev Vasić (2015.), Računalom podržano projektiranje elektroničkih uređaja, upute za laboratorijske vježbe, Sveučilište u Zagrebu Fakultet elektrotehnike i računarstva
Kim R. Fowler (1996.), Electronic Instrument Design, Oxford University Press
Tim Williams (2013.), The Circuit Designer’s Companion, Elsevier
Henry W. Ott (2009.), Electromagnetic Compatibility Engineering, Wiley
Eric Bogatin (2021.), Signal and Power Integrity-simplified (Third Edition), Pearson

Laboratory exercises

For students

General

ID 222752
  Summer semester
5 ECTS
L0 English Level
L1 e-Learning
60 Lectures
2 Seminar
0 Exercises
15 Laboratory exercises
0 Project laboratory

Grading System

90 Excellent
80 Very Good
70 Good
50 Sufficient