COURSE SUMMARY
Course Title: 
Applications of Linear Integrated Circuits
Course Code: 
15ECE339
Year Taught: 
2015
Type: 
Elective
Degree: 
Undergraduate (UG)
School: 
School of Engineering
Campus: 
Bengaluru
Chennai
Coimbatore
Amritapuri

'Applications of Linear Integrated Circuits' is an elective course offered for the B. Tech. (Bachelor of Technology) in Electronics and Communication Engineering at School of Engineering, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham.

Unit 1

Current Sources and Operational Amplifiers: Current mirror - Wilson Current Mirror - Widlar Current Source - Current Sources in IC Form. Op-amp basics; ?A741 – Internal schematic - Parameters - Frequency compensation of voltage and current feedback amplifiers - Grounding and shielding.

Unit 2

Op-amp CircuitsI: Instrumentation amplifiers - Current Sources using opamps - Isolation Amplifiers - Operational transconductance amplifiers (OTA) - Log and anti-log amplifiers – Multipliers - Voltage to frequency and frequency to voltage converters - Phase sensitive detectors (PSD) - Phase locked loops (PLL) - Lock-in amplifiers;

Unit 3

Op-amp circuits II: Voltage references - Low noise current differencing and low power operational amplifiers - Power supply ripple - Voltage regulators - IC protection circuits - Analog to digital converters -  ADC.

TEXTBOOKS

  1. Franco S., “Design with operational amplifiers and analog integrated circuits”, Third Edition, New York McGraw-Hill, 2002.
  2. Sedra A and Smith K C, “Microelectronic circuits”, Sixth Edition, New York Oxford University Press, 2010.

REFERENCES

  1. Behzad Razavi, “Design of Analog CMOS Integrated Circuits”, Tata McGraw Hill, 2003.
  2. Graeme J., Tobey G., and Huelsman L. P., “Operational amplifiers - Design and Applications”, New York McGraw-Hill, 1971
  3. Soclof S, “Applications of analog integrated circuits”, Englewood Cliffs, NJ: Prentice-Hall, 1985.
  4. Relevant Datasheets from Texas Instruments, Maxim and Harris Semiconductors