Electrical and Computer Engineering
 

Introduction to Mixed-Signal VLSI

Introduction to Mixed-Signal VLSI
VLSI circuit design emphasizing mixed-signal circuits such as D/A and A/D converters, phase-locked loops, S/H circuits. Associated laboratory provides layout-design experience.
EC EN
445
 Hours4.0 Credit, 3.0 Lecture, 3.0 Lab
 PrerequisitesEC EN 340
 TaughtFall
 ProgramsContaining EC EN 445
Course Outcomes: 

Circuit Theory

Ability to analyze fundamentals of transistor circuits including gain, impedance, frequency response, and noise.

Analog and Mixed-Signal Circuits

Ability to design and analyze analog and mixed-signal circuits including feedback circuits, references, switched-capacitor circuits, and data converters.

Communication

Ability to write lab reports.

Industry

Ability to work with modern CAD tools.

Technology

Ability to use modern CAD tools including advanced features.