COURSE SUMMARY
Course Title: 
Linear Integrated Circuits
Course Code: 
15ECE303
Year Taught: 
2015
Semester: 
5
Degree: 
Undergraduate (UG)
School: 
School of Engineering
Campus: 
Bengaluru
Chennai
Coimbatore
Amritapuri

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

Unit 1

Amplifier parameters - Multistage amplifiers. Feedback: Introduction to the concept of feedback - positive and negative feedback - Properties of feedback - Feedback topologies - Non-ideal effects.

Unit 2

Differential Amplifier: The MOS differential pair - Common-mode and Differential signals. Small-signal operation - Differential gain and CMRR. Operational amplifiers: Ideal opamp - parameters and characteristics - Inverting and non-inverting amplifiers.

Unit 3

Op-amp circuits: Difference Amplifiers - Instrumentation amplifiers – Adder – Subtractor – Integrator – Differentiator – Comparators - Schmitt trigger - Peak detector - Sample and hold circuits - Precision rectifiers - Dual-slope ADC – DVM - R-2R type DAC - Multivibrators - Monostable - Astable and Bistable - Oscillators: RC phase shift and Wein-bridge oscillators - 555 Timer.

TEXTBOOKS

  1. Sedra A and Smith K C, “Microelectronic circuits”, Oxford University Press, Sixth Edition, 2010.

REFERENCES

  1. Neamen D A, “Electronic circuit analysis and design”, McGraw-Hill, 2001.
  2. Franco S., “Design with operational amplifiers and analog integrated circuits”, New York, McGraw-Hill, Third Edition, 2002
  3. Ramakant A. Gayakwad, “Op-amps and linear integrated circuit technology” Prentice Hall, Fourth Edition, 2000
  4. Application Notes and Data Sheets of ICs from various manufacturers