CSVTU BE VI Semester ET&T Active Network Synthesis Syllabus

Chhattisgarh Swami Vivekanand Technical University, Bhilai

Semester : VI Branch: Electronics & Telecommunication

Subject: Active Network Synthesis

Total Theory Periods: 40 Total Tutorial Periods: Nil

Total Marks in End Semester Examination: 80

Minimum number of Class tests to be conducted: Two


Network Function and Parameters:


Magnitude Function, Phase and Group Delay function, Circuit

Realization, Lossless Network with single termination, lossless two port network with termination at both ends.



Filter approximation:


Butterworth, Chebyshev frequency and network transformation, pole and zero

sensitivities, network function sensitivities.



Network Design:


Gyrator, General impedance converter (GIC), Frequency dependent negative resistor

(FDNR), UI two port network, Mathew’s confi guration love ring’s method, Mitra’s method.



Network Realization:


Direct and Cascaded realization, State variable realization of an active R-biquad circuit,

KRC Filter, Multiple feedback filters.



Effect of op-amp non-idealities


: Pole frequency and Q error problems – analysis with finite open loop gain of

opamp, active and passive compensation, the Akerberg – Mossberg biquad.


Name of Text Books:

1. Active Network Synthesis, A. Lam

2. Analog Filter Design, Valkenburg, Oxford University Press

Name of Reference Books:

1. Design with OPAMP, Sergio Franco, TMH

2. G Daryanani :

Principles of Active Network Synthesis and Design,

John Wiley.

3. A S Sedra and P O Brackett: ‘Filter Theory and Design: Active and Passive’, Matrix Publishers.





Rolf Schaumann a nd M E Van Valkenberg: Active Filter Design, Oxford University Press


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