EE 211 Section 1
Course Overview
 1.
 KVL, KCL, Element Equations
 (a)
 For a circuit with N elements, get 2N equations with 2N unkowns (i_{k} and
v_{k}).
 2.
 Element Equations
 (a)
 Independent Sources
 i.
 Voltage Source
 ii.
 Current Source
 (b)
 Resistor
 (c)
 Open Circuit
 (d)
 Short Circuit
 (e)
 Switch
 (f)
 Dependent Sources
 i.
 VCVS
 ii.
 VCCS
 iii.
 CCVS
 iv.
 CCCS
 (g)
 Capacitor
 (h)
 Inductor
 3.
 Techniques
 (a)
 Equivalent Circuits
 i.
 Resistors in parallel and series
 ii.
 Capacitors in parallel and series
 iii.
 Inductors in parallel and series
 iv.
 Source Transformations
 v.
 Thevenin Equivalent
 vi.
 Norton Equivalent
 (b)
 Circuit Reduction
 (c)
 Voltage and Current Division
 (d)
 Superposition
 (e)
 Unit Output
 (f)
 Nodevoltage
 (g)
 Meshcurrent
 4.
 Power Transfer
 5.
 Active Circuit Analysis
 6.
 OpAmp Analysis
 (a)
 Nodevoltage
 (b)
 Building Blocks
 (c)
 Block Diagrams
 7.
 Input and Output Resistance
 8.
 Signals
 (a)
 Impulse
 (b)
 Step
 (c)
 Ramp
 (d)
 Exponential
 (e)
 Sinusoidal
 (f)
 Combined
 i.
 Sum of two exponentials
 ii.
 Damped sinusoid
 iii.
 Exponential times ramp
 9.
 DC Analysis with capacitors and resistors
 10.
 Differential equations
 (a)
 Characteristic equation
 (b)
 Natural (transient) and forced (steadystate) responses
 (c)
 Zeroinput and zerostate responses
 11.
 First order circuits
 (a)

y(t) = (IC  FC) e^{t/TC} + FC
 12.
 Second order circuits
 (a)
 Underdamped, overdamped, critically damped
Bill Rison 19981211