EECE 253 
Syllabus  Spring 2007 

Circuit Analysis II 
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Section 
202 / T2B 

Location 
FSC 1005 / MCLD 228 

Lectures 
Mon / Wed 
3:00  4:00 

Fri 
9:00  10:00 
Teaching Asst. 
AnnaMarie Silvester 
annas@ece.ubc.ca 
Text 
Fundamentals of Electric Circuits, 3rd Edition, Alexander & Sadiku 
Grading 
Quizzes / Assignments 
25% 

Midterm Exam 
25% 

Final Exam 
50% 

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Schedule 

Week 1 
Intro to ECE 253 & Complex numbers review 

Intro to phasors & Matlab tutorial 

Properties of phasors & steadystate circuit analysis 
Week 2 
Using phasors to analyze circuits 

Loop & Nodal analysis of RLC circuits 

Real & Reactive Power 
Week 3 
RMS, Apparant Power & Power Factor 

Power Factor Correction 

Maximum Power Transfer 
Week 4 
Matlab Tutorial / Solving power problems with geometry 

Balanced 3phase systems 

Ideal Transformers 
Week 5 
Ideal Transformers cont. 

Review 

Laplace transform  Review & Standard transforms 
Week 6 
Laplace transform  Differentiation & Integration property 

Midterm  Feb 14 

Laplace transform  Time shift & Frequency differentiation property 

Inverse Laplace Xform  Residue method 

Inverse Laplace Xform  Repeated & Complex poles 
Week 7 
Inverse Laplace Xform  Powers of s & Z / Y functions 

Transients & initial conditions 

Transients & initial conditions cont. 
Week 8 
Transfer functions  poles, zeros, DC gain 

Transfer functions  gain & phase plots 

Bode plots  singe & multiple P/Z 
Week 9 
Bode plots  repeated P/Z, P/Z at origin 

Bode plots  complex P/Z 

Bode plots  P/Z at w < 1, plotting strategy 
Week 10 
Resonant circuits, series resonance 

Parallel resonance, solving for resonant w 
Week 11 
Filters  ideal & actual 

Passive filters, quality factor 
Week 12 
Active filters 

Course review 