PHYS 3900 Electrical Measurements Laboratory

(Prior to Fall 2010, this course was known as PHY 18.
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4 hours; 2 credits

Experimental study of passive and active circuits elements using digital devices. Experimental measurements and theoretical analysis of DC circuits using Kirchhoff's laws, Linearity and Superposition, and Thevenin's theorems. Study the basic principles of a digital oscilloscope. Experimental study of transient and frequency responses of source-free and forced RC, and RLC circuits. Construction of low-pass, high-pass, and band-pass filters.

Prerequisite: Physics *2100 [2] or 2150 [2.5].


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