PHYS 3300 Electric Circuits

(Prior to Fall 2010, this course was known as PHY 13.3.
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4 hours; 4 credits

Passive and active circuit elements; Voltage, current, and power. Kirchhoff's laws; mesh and nodal analysis; Circuit analysis techniques: Linearity and Superposition; Source transformations; Thevenin's and Norton's theorems; The Operational Amplifier; Capacitors and inductors; Source-free and forced RL, RC, and RLC circuits; Sinusoidal steady state analysis; AC circuit power analysis; Complex frequency and the Laplace transform. (Not open to students who are enrolled in or have completed Physics 13 or 13.1 or 4200 [61.5].)

Prerequisite: Physics *2150 [2.5]. Prerequisite or corequisite: Mathematics 2206 [13].


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