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Text Books: 1. Allan R. Hambley, Electrical Engineering Principles & applications, Pearson Education, 4/e, 2008.

. Reference Books: 1. W.H. Hayt, J.E.Kemmerly & S.M.Durbin, Engineering circuit analysis, Tata McGraw Hill , 2002 2. E.Huges, Electrical & Electronics Fundamentals, Pearson education, 2007. 3. Fitzgerald, Higgabogan, Grabel, Basic Electrical Engineering, McGraw Hill, 2009. 4. A. Chakrabarti Circuit theory, Dhanpat Rai & co. 5. Kothari D.P. & Nagrath. I.J., Basic Electrical Engineering, 3/e, Tata McGraw Hill, New Delhi, 2009. Mode of Evaluation: Sessional: Written CAT-I & CAT II, Quiz Final; Written term End Examination (TEE).



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Course Objectives The objectives of this course are to: 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. Establish a strong understanding of the principles of Digital Design. Provide Understanding of number systems and Boolean algebra. Represent logical functions in Canonical form and standard forms. Develop the Knowledge of combinational and sequential circuits design. Enable the student to design and implement their circuits.

Course Learning Outcomes 1. An ability to understand the basic number systems used in digital design 2. An ability to understand the basic principles of Boolean algebra 3. An ability to design and analyze combinational logic and sequential logic digital circuits 4. Develop state diagrams and algorithmic state machine charts methods of minimization of next state transition tables, and strategies for state assignment.

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5. An ability to design and analyze finite state machines. 6. An ability to design and implement Combinational and Sequential circuits using PLAs. Prerequisites: Fundamentals of Electrical Engineering Electron Devices and Circuits 05

Number systems and codes:

Digital systems, Binary numbers, Number base conversions, Representation of Negative Numbers, Complements, Binary arithmetic, Binary Codes for Decimal Numbers, Error detecting and correcting codes-hamming codes. Boolean algebra and Logic Gates: 05

Basic Definitions, Axiomatic Definition of Boolean Algebra, Basic Theorems and Properties of Boolean Algebra, Boolean Functions, Canonical and Standard Forms, Digital Logic Gates and timing concepts.

Gate-Level Minimization:


The Map Method - K-map 4 variable, Product of Sums Simplification, NAND and NOR Implementation, Other Two-Level Implementations. Combinational Logic Circuits: 10

Analysis Procedure, Design Procedure, Binary Adder-Subtractor, Parallel Adder, Carry look Ahead Adder, Binary Multiplier, Code Converters-Binary to Gray, Gray to Binary, BCD to Excess-3 Code Conversion and vice versa, BCD to 7-segment code converter, Magnitude Comparator-4 bit, Decoders, Encoders, Multiplexers, De-multiplexer, Parity generator and checker. Sequential Logic: 13 Latches, Flip-Flops-SR, D, JK & T, realization of FFs, synchronous and asynchronous sequential circuits-State table and state diagrams, State reduction, ASM Charts, Shift Registers-SISO, SIPO, PISO,PIPO, Design of counters-Modulo-n, Johnson, Ring, Up/Down, Design of Serial Adder, Serial Multiplier, FSM, Moore and Mealy machines -Sequence detector. Digital Logic Families and Memory Devices: 08

Digital Integrated Circuits- Introduction, RTL, DTL, TTL, ECL, CMOS families, Implementation of Combinatorial and sequential circuits using PLA, Memories devices SRAM, DRAM, ROM, PROM, EPROM, EEPROM, Flash.

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Text Books: 1. M. Morris Mano, "Digital Design", 3rd Edition, Prentice Hall of India Pvt. Ltd., 2008. 2. Charles H. Roth, Jr., "Fundamentals of Logic Design", 5th Edition, Brooks/Cole, 2003 Reference Books: 1. Thomas L. Floyd & R P Jain, Digital Fundamentals, PHI, Eighth Edition, 2005 2. Ronald J. Tocci & Neal S. Widmer, Digital Systems, Principles and Applications, Pearson education, 2004 3. Frank Vahid, Digital Design, John Wiley and Sons, 2007.

INTRODUCTION TO NANOSCIENCE AND NANOTECHNOLOGY Aim: To understand the basic concepts involved in Nanoscience and to gain knowledge about various methods of synthesis, characterization and applications in Nanotechnology. Learning Outcome: On completion of the course the student shall Have a clear understanding the fundamental concepts for Nanoscience Be aware of the synthesis methods for various important Nanomaterials Have knowledge of the Nanoscale Characterization techniques Get an appreciation of applications of Nanotechnology in various fields of Science and Engineering. Contents Basic Concepts (8) Basic properties of Conductors, Insulators, and Semiconductors, Band diagrams concept of typical semiconductors, Basic Chemistry Concepts- Physical aspects, Bonding, Basics in Quantum Mechanics- Wave-particle duality, Heisenberg Uncertainty Principle, Schrdinger wave equation and its Applications, Quantum confinement in 0-D, 1-D and 2-D; Effects of the nanometer length scale- Change in properties.

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