# NIT Jamshedpur EC Syllabus PART II

ELECTRONIC DEVICES AND CIRCUITS – I (4-0-0) 4

Semiconductors: Review of semiconductor physics, volt-ampere characteristics of P-N junction diodes,

Rectifiers, junction transistors, current profiles across the junctions, transistor biasing, Field Effect Transistors:

JFET and its characteristics, biasing of FETs, ideal MOS capacitor, threshold voltage, control of threshold

voltage, substrate bias effects, capacitance effects, short channel effects. MOSFET: enhancement, depletion

modes. Small signal low frequency transistor amplifier circuits analysis.

Reading:

1. Millman and Halkias, Integrated Electronics, 2nd Edition, Tata Mcgraw Hill Education Private Limited,

2010.

2. Ben G.Streetman, Solid State Electronic Devices,6th Edition, Prentice-Hall of India, 2006.

3. Paul Gray and Meyer, Analysis and Design of Analog Integrated Circuits, 5th Edition, Wiley India, 2010.

EC202 NETWORKS AND TRANSMISSION LINES (3-0-0)3

Networks: Image and iterative impedances, Lattice network and its parameters, Impedance matching networks,

Networks designed for specified phase shift. Filter fundamentals and different types of filters, Composite

filters, Resistance Equalizers, Bartlett’s Bisection Theorem

Transmission line: Transmission line equations, Distortion, Characteristics of LF lines, RF lines, lossless

lines, reflection coefficient and VSWR, Quarter-wave, half-wave and 1/8 wave lines, Smith chart, Impedance

matching with single and double stub, Introduction to strip line

Reading:

1. Johnson – Networks and Transmission Lines, McGraw Hill, 1950.

2. Nathan Ida – Engineering Electromagnetics, 2nd Edition, Springer 2005.

3. John D. Ryder – Networks Lines and Fields, 2nd Edition, Pearson, 2009.

EC203 DIGITAL SYSTEM DESIGN – I (4-0-0) 4

Introduction to Number Systems, Boolean Algebra, Combinational Switching Circuit Design, Sequential

Switching Circuit Design, The Algorithmic state Machine approach, Logic families, Memory devices and

organization, Implementation Options, Hardware Description Languages: VHDL and Verilog – Introduction.

Reading:

1. Zvi Kohavi and Niraj K. Jha, Switching and Finite Automata Theory, 3rd edition, Cambridge University

Press, 2010.

2. Schilling, Herbert Taub and Donald, Digital Integrated Electronics, Tata McGraw-Hill, 2008.

3. Jayaram Bhasker, A VHDL Primer, 3rd edition, Prentice-Hall India, 1998.

EC204 SIGNALS AND SYSTEMS (3-0-0)3

Signals and systems, linear time invariant systems, Fourier series representation of periodic signals, continuous

time Fourier transform, time and frequency characterization of signals and systems, Discrete time Fourier

transform (DTFT), DTFT, DFT, and Z-transform.

Reading:

1. Alan V. Oppenheim, Alan S. Willsky, S. Hamid Nawab, Signals and Systems, 2nd Edition, 2009.

2. John G. Proakis, Dimitris G. Manolakis, Digital Signal Processing, Principles, Algorithms, and Applications,

4th Edition, PHI, 2007.

3. Robert A. Gable, Richard A. Roberts, Signals and Linear System, John Wiley,1995.

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EC205 ELECTRONIC DEVICES AND CIRCUITS – I LABORATORY (0-0-3)2

Static V-I characteristics of PN junction diode and Zener diode, rectifiers: half wave, full wave and bridge

rectifiers with and without filters, biasing circuits, FET characteristics and single stage BJT amplifier.

EC206 ELECTRONIC DESIGN AUTOMATION LABORATORY (0-0-3)2

Introduction to spice, different types of analyses: bias point analysis, DC analysis, AC analysis, transient

analysis, parametric analysis, Fourier analysis, noise analysis, simple RLC circuit simulation, design and

simulation of different amplifier circuits and oscillator circuits, simulation of various digital subsystems using

VHDL.

MA237 COMPLEX VARIABLES AND SPECIAL FUNCTONS (4-0-0)4

Analytic functions – Conformal Mapping – linear fractional transformation – complex integration – Taylor’s

and Laurent’s series expansions – evaluation of real integrals using residue theorem – Schwartz- Christoffel

transformation – Bessel and Legendre Functions – Cubic Spline functions.

Reading :

1. R.V. Churchill, Complex Variables and Its Applications, McGraw Hill, 1960.

2. S.S. Sastry, Introductory Methods of Numerical Analysis, PHI, 2010.

3. W.W. Bell, Special Functions for Scientists and Engineers, Dover Publications, 2004.

4. Erwin Kreyszig: Advanced Engineering Mathematics, John Wiley and Sons, 8th Edition, 2008.

EE236 NETWORK ANALYSIS (3-0-0)3

Circuit elements and relations, network graphs and analysis, time domain analysis, applications of laplace

transforms in circuit theory, steady state analysis of circuits for sinusoidal excitations, resonance, network

theorems and applications.

Reading:

1. M.E. Van Valkenberg : Network Analysis, 3rd Edition, PHI, 2002

2. Charles A Desoer and Ernest S Kuh: Basic Circuit Theory, McGraw Hill, 1969.

3. M.L. Soni and J.C. Gupta : A Course in Electrical Circuits Analysis, Dhanpat Rai & Co.(P), 2001.

4. G.K. Mithal and Ravi Mittal : Network Analysis, Khanna Khanna Pub, 1998.

EC251 ELECTRONIC DEVICES AND CIRCUITS – II (4-0-0) 4

Multistage amplifiers: Analysis of multistage amplifiers, High frequency response of a CE stage, Analysis of

difference amplifiers. Feedback amplifiers: Analysis and design of negative feedback amplifiers. Oscillators:

Design and analysis of RC phase shift oscillator, Wein bridge oscillators, Hartley, Colpitts and Crystal oscillators.

Power amplifiers, Design of heat sink, power output and cross over distortion. Tuned amplifier: Single tuned

and double tuned interstage design. Class B and class C tuned power amplifiers.

Reading:

1. J. Millman and Halkias, Integrated Electronics, 2nd Edition, TMH, 2010.

2. J. Millman and A.Grabel, Micro Electronics, 2nd Edition, TMH, 2009.

EC252 ELECTROMAGNETIC FIELDS AND WAVES (3-0-0)3

Static Electric field, Static Magnetic field, Comparison of curl and divergence, Inductance, Energy stored in

Magnetic field, Maxwell’s equations, Plane waves, Polarization of plane waves, Reflection and Transmission

of Plane Waves, Guided waves, Wave guides.

Reading:

1. W H Hayt, J A Buck, Engineering Electromagnetics, 7th Edition, McGraw Hill Companies, 2006.

2. Nathan Ida, Engineering Electromagnetics, 2nd Edition, Springer, 2005.

3. Matthew N O Sadiku, Engineering Electromagnetics, 4th Edition, Oxford University Press, 2007.

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EC253 DIGITAL SYSTEM DESIGN – II (4-0-0) 4

Digital system design process, EDA tools and design viewpoints, Hardware description languages: VHDL

and Verilog modelling concepts, Building blocks for digital systems, Design methodology- Synchronous

systems. Implementation issues, Power Distribution and noise in digital systems, Timing and Signal conventions

and circuits, Introduction to Programmable logic devices.

Reading:

1. William Fletcher, An Engineering Approach to Digital Design, 1st Edition, Prentice-Hall India, 1997.

2. William J Dally and John W Poulton, Digital Systems Engineering, Cambridge University Press, 2008.

3. Jayaram Bhasker, A VHDL Primer, 3rd edition, Prentice-Hall India, 2009.

EC254 PROBABILITY THEORY AND STOCHASTIC PROCESSES (3-0-0)3

Probability, bayes theorem, random variable, random processes, spectral characteristics of random processes,

linear systems with random inputs, power density spectrum of the response.

Reading:

1. PZ Peebles JR, Probability, Random Variables and Random Signal Principles, MGH, 3rd Edition, 2003.

2. A Papoulis., Probability, Random Variables and Random Signal Principles, MGH, 3rd Edition, 2003.

3. Stark et al, Probability, Random Variables and Random Signal Principles, 3rd Edition Pearson, 2002.

EC255 ELECTRONIC DEVICES AND CIRCUITS – II LABORATORY (0-0-4)3

Single stage BJT amplifier, CE, CB, CC amplifier, design of 2 stage amplifiers, design of feedback amplifiers,

design of RC phase shift oscillator and Wein bridge oscillator, differential amplifier.

EC256 DIGITAL SYSTEM DESIGN LABORATORY (0-0-3) 2

Implementation of 32-bit ALU, 32-bit MIPS processor, 32-bit ARM processor using VHDL.

CS235 DATA STRUCTURES (3-0-0) 3

Ordered Lists – Stacks, Queues – Trees – Search Trees – BST, AVL – Hashing – Hash Tables – Priority Queues

– Sorting Techniques – Graph Algorithms – Shortest Paths – Spanning Trees.

Reading:

1. Mark Allen Weiss, Data Structures and Algorithm Analysis in C++, Pearson, 2nd Edition, 2004.

2. Alfred V Aho, John E Hopcroft, Jeffrey D Ullman, Data Structures and Algorithms, Addison Wesley, 1983.

CS236 DATA STRUCTURES LABORATORY (0-0-3) 2

Implementation of ordered lists – Stacks — Queues – conversion of expressions, evaluation, expression trees

– Search Trees – BST – AVL Trees – Sorting algorithms – Graph traversals – Shortest paths – Spanning Trees.

EC301 PULSE CIRCUITS (4-0-0) 4

Linear and non-linear wave Shaping Circuits, Transistor as a switch, Switching times, Transistor multivibrator

circuits: Analysis and design of Bistable, Monostable and Astable multivibrator circuits and Schmitt trigger

circuit. Bootstrap and Miller sweep circuits, principle of current sweeps. Voltage and current controlled negative

resistance switching circuits using Tunnel diode and UJT only, Triggered transistor blocking oscillators: Base

timing and Emitter timing, Astable diode controlled and RC controlled.

Reading:

1. Millman and Taub, Pulse and Digital and Switching Waveforms, TMH, 2011.

2. L. Strauss, Wave Generation and Shaping, 3rd Edition, TMH, 1995.

3. D.Bell, Solid State Pulse Circuits, 4th Edition, PHI, 2009.

EC302 COMMUNICATION THEORY (3-0-0) 3

Communication channels, Transmission of Random Process through an LTI Filter, Noise types, Representation

of Narrow Band noise In phase and Quadrature Components, Noise Figure, Noise Bandwidth, Noise

Temperature, Linear modulation schemes, noise in AM receivers, Angle modulation schemes, Noise in FM

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B.Tech. Electronics and Communication Engineering – Scheme and Syllabi

receiver, Pulse analog and pulse digital modulation schemes, Noise performance, Source Coding Theorem,

Information Capacity Theorem, Huffman Coding.

Reading:

1. S.Haykin, Communication Systems, 4th Edition, John Wiley & Sons, Singapore, 2001.

2. B.P. Lathi, Modern Digital and Analog Communication Systems, 3rd Edition, Oxford University Press,

1998.

3. JG Proakis, Communication Systems Engineering, 2nd Edition, PHI, 2003.

4. Ziemer and Tranter, Principles of Communications, 4th Edition, Houghton Mifflin, 1995.