Electronics and Instrumentation
This module provides an introduction to analogue and digital electronics and software for application in measurement and control systems. It also serves as prerequisite in subsequent modules in electronics, and project work. It is offered to Physics, Electronic Engineering and Mechanical Engineering students.
Core contents includes: the ideal op-amp and applications, combinational and basic sequential logic, sensors and actuators, block diagrams and equivalent circuits, non-idealities, frequency and transient response, noise and linearity, signal sampling and A to D conversion, D to A conversion and reconstruction, data transmission and interfaces, programmable instruments, LabView programming for measurement and control, test protocols and troubleshooting.