ELG3336: Electronics for Mechanical Engineering (Fall 2017)

Office Hours: Open

Textbook: Principles and Applications of Electrical Engineering (Giorgio Rizzoni, Fifth Edition, McGraw-Hill)

 

 

 

Sep 06

DGD: Review of Ohm's law; KCL; KVL; Current Divider and Voltage Divider (Chapter 2 and 3); Review of Labs.

Sep 08

Lecture: Design of a Mechatronics System; IEEE Real World Engineering Projects

Sep 08

Introduction to Lab (Group 1)

   
Sep 11 Introduction to Lab (Group 2)
Sep 12 Lecture: Chapter 8 (Lecture Notes 1)
Sep 13 DGD: Introducing to Lab1; Lecture Notes 1 (Solving problems on Op Amp based amplifiers).
Sep 15

Lab1: Group 1; Appendix

Sep 15 Lecture: Chapter 8 (Lecture Notes 1)
   
Sep 18

Lab1: Group 2

Sep 19 Lecture Notes 2
Sep 20 DGD: Presentation for Lab2; Lecture Notes 3
Sep 22 Lab2: Presentation for Lab2 (Group 1)
Sep 22

Lecture Notes 2; Activity on Comparators; Active Filters; Filter Design

   
Sep 25

Lab2: Presentation for Lab2 (Group 2)

Sep 26 Lecture Notes 3; Activity on Basic Operation of a Diode
Sep 27 DGD: Solving problems on diodes and amplifiers; Lecture Notes 3
Sep 29 Lab: Project Proposal Submission (ELG3336 Project Template) and Discussion
Sep 29

Lecture Notes 4; EBJT Active Region Operation of Transistor; BJT Analysis; Op Amp and Diodes

   
Oct 02 Lab: Project Proposal Submission (ELG3336 Project Template) and Discussion
Oct 03 Chapter 13 (13.1-13.6): The Transistor as a Switch; Digital Logic Circuits: Design Examples
Oct 04 DGD: Introduction to Lab3; Tutorial
Oct 06 Lab3
Oct 06 Digital Systems; Designing Logic Circuits: Example
   
Oct 09 Thanksgiving Holiday
Oct 10

Solving Problems on Digital Circuits

Oct 11 Preparation for Test 1
Oct 12

Lab3

Oct 12 Preparation for Midterm 1
   
Oct 16 Lab3
Oct 17 Midterm 1 (10%): Write your own midterm and print it; come to the lecture room to answer your questions.
Oct 18

Test 1 (10%): Example; Review for Test 1; BJT Analysis; Op Amp and Diodes  

Oct 20 Project Work
Oct 20 Project Guideline Presentation
 

 

Oct 30

Project Work (Show Project Progress to the TA)

Oct 31 Chapter 14: Introduction (Converters); Digital Circuit DevicesDigital Tachometer; BCD to7-segment decoder; Binary counters; Multiplexers; Demultiplexers; Microcontrollers; 555 Timer; The Schmitt Trigger; Isolators; Digital Systems
Nov 01 DGD on Counters (Digital Systems)
Nov 03 Project Work (Show Project Progress to the TA)
Nov 03 Chapter 14: Introduction (Converters); Digital Circuit DevicesDigital Tachometer; BCD to7-segment decoder; Binary counters; Multiplexers; Demultiplexers; Microcontrollers; 555 Timer; The Schmitt Trigger; Isolators; Digital Systems
   
Nov 06 Project Work (Show Project Progress to the TA)
Nov 07 Introduction to Power Electronics
Nov 08 DGD on DC to DC Converters: Introduction to Power Electronics; Read Example 12.4; Announcing Test 2
Nov 10 Project Work (Show Project Progress to the TA)
Nov 10 Introduction to Power Electronics
   
Nov 13 Project Work (Show Project Progress to the TA)
Nov 14 Review for Midterm 2
Nov 15 Test 2 (10%): Example Test 2
Nov 17

Project Work (Show Project Progress to the TA)

Nov 17 Midterm 2 (10%)
   
Nov 20 Project Work (Show Project Progress to the TA)
Nov 21 Project Presentations
Nov 22 Project Presentations
Nov 24 Project Work (Show Project Progress to the TA)
Nov 24 Project Presentations
   
Nov 27 Lab: Project Work (Show Project Progress to the TA)
Nov 28 Project Presentations
Nov 29 Project Presentations
Dec 01  Project Work (Show Project Progress to the TA)
Dec 01 Project Presentations
   
Dec 04 Lab: Project Work (Show Project Progress to the TA)
Dec 05 Final Exam Review
Dec 06 Project Presentations
   
  Project Demonstration (SITE Cafeteria): Bring your prototype, if possible, your project poster (ELG2336), A4 size sheet that includes project title, student names and numbers, and picture of the project. Please come to this event even if your TA evaluated the project. Working projects are subject to bonus marks! Contest is Celebration not an Evaluation!

19:00-22:00:
Final Exam.
   

 

Design Examples

Op Amp and Diodes

Digital Tachometer

Instrumentation

 

Tutorial

Chapter  8

Chapter 9

Chapter 10

Chapter 10

Chapter13

Chapter14

Chapter15

General


Times and Locations

Section

Activity

Time

Location

ELG3336

Lecture 1

Tuesday 14:30 - 16:00

SITE B0138

ELG3336

Lecture 2

Friday 16:00 - 17:30

SITE B0138
ELF3336 DGD1 Wednesday 16:00 - 17:30 MRT 205
ELG3336 DGD2 Wednesday 16:00 - 17:30 LPR 155

ELG3336

Lab1

Friday 11:30 - 13:00

CBY B302

ELG3336 Lab2 Monday 20:30 - 22:00 CBY B302

 

TAs

Nahla Abo El Kheir: NABOU081@uottawa.ca

Navjot Singh: nsing060@uottawa.ca

Hossein Ebrahimi Dinaki: hebra056@uottawa.ca

Sareh Soleimani Gilakjani: ssole037@uottawa.ca

 

Resources

Simulation Exercises Using MULTISIM. Part 1

Simulation Exercises Using MULTISIM. Part 2

 

Course Assessment

Midterms: 20%

Final: 40%

Lab: 10%

Tests: 10%

Project: 20%

 

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