Basic Electronics Syllabus

A Hunt for Reaching Horizon of Science



Semi Conductor Theory: Energy Levels, Intrinsic and Extrinsic Semiconductors, Mobility, Diffusion and Drift current. Hall Effect, Characteristics of P-N Junction diode, Parameters and Applications.
Rectifiers: Half wave and Full wave Rectifiers (Bridge, center tapped) with and without filters, ripple regulation and efficiency. Zener diode regulator.



Bipolar Junction Transistor:BJT, Current components, CE, CB, CC configurations, characteristics, Transistor as amplifier. Analysis of CE,CB,CC Amplifiers(qualitative treatment only).
JEET: Construction and working, parameters, CS, CG, CD Characteristics, CS amplifier.


Feedback Concepts – Properties of Negative Feedback Amplifiers,Classification, Parameters .
Oscillators – Barkhausen Criterion, LC Type and RC Type Oscillators and Crystal Oscillators. (Qualitative treatment only)



Operational Amplifiers – Introduction to OP Amp, characteristics and applications –Inverting and Non-inverting  Amplifiers, Summer, Integrator, Differentiator, Instrumentation Amplifier.
Digital Systems: Basic Logic Gates, half, Full Adder and Subtractors.



Data Acquisition systems: Study of transducer (LVDT, Strain gauge, Temperature, Force).       
Photo Electric Devices and Industrial Devices: Photo diode, Photo Transistor, LED, LCD, SCR,  UJT Construction and Characteristics only.
Display Systems: Constructional details of C.R.O and Applications.

Suggested Reading:

1.Jocob Millman, Christos C. Halkias and Satyabrata Jit, Electronics Devices and Circuits, 3rd edition,  McGraw Hill Education(india) Private Limited,  2010. 

2.Rama Kanth A. Gaykward, Op-AMPS and Linear Integrated Circuits 4th Edition  Prentice Hall of India 2000.                           

3. M. Morris Mano, Digital Design, 3rdEdition,Prentice Hall of India 2002.

4.William D Cooper, and A.D. Helfrick, Electronic Measurements and Instrumentations Techniques, 2nd ed., Prentice Hall of India 2008
5.S. Shalivahan, N. Suresh Kumar, A. Vallava Raj,  Electronic Devices and Circuits, 2nd ed., McGraw Hill Education(India) Private Limited, 2007.