EEE 101

Course Code: EEE 101
Course Title: Electrical Circuit I
Credit Hours: 3.00

Detailed syllabus: Circuit variables and elements: Voltage, current, power, energy, independent
and dependent sources, resistance. Basic laws: Ohm’s law, Kirchhoff’s current and voltage
laws. Simple resistive circuits: Series and parallel circuits, voltage and current division,
Wye-delta transformation. Technique of circuit analysis: Nodal and Mesh analysis.
Network theorems: Source transformation, Thevenin’s, Norton’s and superposition
theorems. Maximum power transfer condition and reciprocity theorem. Energy storage
elements: Inductors and capacitors, series and parallel combination of inductors and
capacitors. Response of RL, RC, and RLC circuits: transient and steady state responses.
Basic magnetic circuits: magnetic quantities and variables: Flux density,
magnetomotive force, magnetic field strength, permeability and B-H curve, reluctance.
Laws in magnetic circuits: Ohm’s law and Ampere’s circuital law. Magnetic circuits:
Composite series magnetic circuit, parallel, and series-parallel circuits. Analogy
between electrical and magnetic circuits. Hysteresis loss and magnetic materials.

EEE 103

Course Code: EEE 103
Course Title: Electrical Circuit II
Credit Hours: 3.00

Detailed syllabus: Definitions of AC voltage, current, power, volt-ampere and various factors
including the peak and form factors. Introduction to sinusoidal steady state analysis: Sinusoidal
sources, instantaneous and effective voltage and currents, average power, phasors and
complex quantities, impedance, real and reactive power, maximum power transfer,
power factor and its improvement. Analysis of single-phase AC circuits: Series and
parallel RL, RC and RLC circuits, nodal and mesh analysis, application of network
theorems in AC circuits, circuits with non-sinusoidal excitations, transients in AC
circuits. Passive filters: Basic types. characteristic impedance and attenuation, ladder
network, low- and high-pass filters, propagation coefficient and time delay in filter
sections, practical composite filters. Resonance in AC circuits: Series and parallel
resonance. Magnetically coupled circuits. Analysis of three phase circuits: three phase
supply, balanced and unbalanced circuits, power calculation.

EEE 201

Course Code: EEE 201
Course Title: Electronic Devices and Circuits I
Credit Hours: 3.00

Detailed syllabus: P-N junction as a circuit element: Intrinsic and extrinsic semiconductors,
operational principle of p-n junction diode, contact potential, current-voltage characteristics of a
diode, simplified DC and AC diode models, dynamic resistance and capacitance. Diode
circuits: Half-wave and full-wave rectifiers, rectifiers with filter capacitor,
characteristics of a Zener diode, Zener shunt regulator, clamping and clipping circuits,
photo diodes an LED circuits. Bipolar junction transistor (BJT) as circuit element:
Current components, BJT characteristics and regions of operation, BJT as an amplifier,
biasing the BJT for discrete circuits, small signal equivalent circuit models, BJT as a
switch. Single stage mid-band frequency BJT amplifier circuits: voltage and current
gain, input and output impedance of a common base, common emitter and common
collector amplifier circuits. Metal oxide semiconductor field effect transistor
(MOSFET) as circuit element: Structure and physical operation of an enhancement
MOSFET, threshold voltage, body effect, current-voltage characteristics of an
enhancement MOSFET, biasing discrete and integrated MOS amplifier circuits, single stage
MOS amplifiers, MOSFET as a switch, CMOS inverter. Junction field effect
transistor (JFET): Structure and physical operation of JFET, transistor characteristics,
pinch-off voltage. Differential and multistage amplifiers: Description of differential
amplifiers and small signal operation, differential and common mode gains, RC coupled
mid-band frequency amplifier.

EEE 203

Course Code: EEE 203
Course Title: Electronic Devices and Circuits II
Credit Hours: 3.00

Detailed syllabus: Frequency response of amplifiers: Poles, zeros and bode plots, amplifier
transfer function, techniques of determining 3 dB frequencies of amplifier circuits, frequency
response of single stage and cascade amplifiers, frequency response of differential
amplifiers. Operational amplifiers (Op-Amp): Properties of ideal Op-Amps, noninverting and
inverting amplifiers, inverting integrators, differentiator, weighted
summer and other applications of Op-Amp circuits, effects of finite open loop gain and
bandwidth on circuit performance, logic signal operation of Op-Amp, DC
imperfections. General purpose Op-Amp: DC analysis, small-signal analysis of
different stages, gain and frequency response of 741 Op-Amp. Negative feedback:
Properties, basic topologies, feedback amplifiers with different topologies, stability,
frequency compensation. Active filters: Different types of filters and specifications,
transfer functions, realization of first and second order low-, high- and band-pass filters
using Op-Amps. Positive feedback and signal generators: Basic principle of sinusoidal
oscillation, Op-Amp RC oscillators and LC and crystal oscillators. Timer ICs: IC 555
and its applications. Power amplifiers: Classification of output stages, class A, B, C,
and AB output stages.

EEE 205

Course Code: EEE 205
Course Title: Electrical Machines I
Credit Hours: 3.00

Detailed syllabus: Transformer: Ideal transformer-transformer ratio, no-load and load vector
diagrams; actual transformer-equivalent circuit, regulation, short circuit and open circuit tests,
voltage regulation, per unit quantities, polarity of windings, vector group. Three-phase
transformer: Design and harmonic suppression. Auto and instrumentation transformers.
Three-phase induction motor: Rotating magnetic field, equivalent circuits, vector
diagram, torque-speed characteristics, effect of changing rotor resistance reactance on
torque-speed curves, motor torque, developed rotor power, no-load test, blocked rotor
test, per unit values of machine parameters, starting, braking and speed control. Single
phase induction motor: Theory of operation, equivalent circuit and starting

EEE 209

Course Code: EEE 209
Course Title: Electrical Machines II
Credit Hours: 3.00

Detailed syllabus: Synchronous Generators: excitation systems, equivalent circuit, vector
diagrams at different loads, factors affecting voltage regulation, synchronous impedance,
synchronous impedance method of predicting voltage regulation and its limitations.
Parallel operation: Necessary conditions, synchronizing and circulating current and
vector diagram. Synchronous motors: Operation, effect of loading under different
excitation conditions, effect of changing excitations, V-curves and starting. DC
generator: types, no-load voltage characteristics, build-up of a self-excited shunt
generator, critical field resistance, load-voltage characteristics, effect of speed on noload and load
characteristics and voltage regulation. DC motors: Torque, counter emf,
speed, torque-speed characteristics, starting and speed regulation. Introduction to wind
turbine generators construction and basic characteristics of solar cells.