||Basics of Electrical Circuits
|Course Prerequisites and Class Restriction
||MAT 281 MIN DD
or MAT 281E MIN DD
|Physical Electric circuits. Modeling of electrical circuits elements. Power and energy function. Active and passive elements. Axioms of Circuit theory and undefined variables. Kirchhoff’s laws: Current and voltage equations. Basics of graf theory, circuit graphs and graph matrices. Tellegen Theorem. Two and multi-terminal elements: resistor, capacitor, inductor, memristor. Chord Current, Branch Voltage, Node voltage and Mesh current methods for resistive circuits. Analysis of Nonlinear resistive circuits: Operating points, small signal equivalent circuit. Thevenin and Norton theorems. Analysis of dynamic (RLC) circuits: State equations. Solution of first order state equations.