Undergraduate Course: Analogue Electronics (Project) 4 (ELEE10021)
|School||School of Engineering
||College||College of Science and Engineering
|Credit level (Normal year taken)||SCQF Level 10 (Year 4 Undergraduate)
||Availability||Available to all students
|Summary||The aim of this module is to give students hands-on experience of analogue VLSI design using an industry-standard simulator and design kits.
Course description: Semester 1: Learn how to simulate with Cadence. Hands on experience with circuit simulation, characterization and layout.
Information for Visiting Students
|Pre-requisites||Students must have a good working knowledge of the design and operation of simple MOS circuits at the transistor level. Practical lab experience with the construction, debug and measurement of small transistor circuits would be a definite advantage.
|High Demand Course?
Course Delivery Information
|Academic year 2022/23, Available to all students (SV1)
|Learning and Teaching activities (Further Info)
Supervised Practical/Workshop/Studio Hours 60,
Formative Assessment Hours 1,
Summative Assessment Hours 20,
Programme Level Learning and Teaching Hours 4,
Directed Learning and Independent Learning Hours
|Assessment (Further Info)
|Additional Information (Assessment)
||100% Coursework based on a lab book.
|No Exam Information
On completion of this course, the student will be able to:
- Knowledge and understanding of the basic analogue building blocks.
- Ability to perform detailed experiments and characterisation work on analogue circuits
- Ability to design and simulate operational amplifiers with a moderate performance
|CMOS Analog Integrated Circuit Design, 2nd Edition, Allen and Holberg, (The Oxford Series in Electrical and Computer Engineering) 2002, ISBN: 9780195116441.|
Design of Analog CMOS Integrated Circuits, Behzad Razavi, (McGraw-Hill Science Engineering) 2000, ISBN: 9780072380323.
|Graduate Attributes and Skills
|Course organiser||Dr Srinjoy Mitra
Tel: (0131 6)50 5620
|Course secretary||Mrs Megan Inch-Kellingray
Tel: (0131 6)51 7079