Periods/week : 3 Periods & 1 Tut /week.                                                                  Ses. : 30 Exam : 70

 Examination (Practical): 3hrs.                                                                                    Credits: 4

  1. 1.         Linear Wave Shaping:
    High Pass and Low Pass RC Circuits and their Response for Sinusoidal, Step Voltage, Pulse, Square Wave and Ramp Inputs. High Pass RC Circuit as a Differentiator.  Low Pass RC Circuit as an Integrator. Attenuators and their Application as CRO Probe.  RL and RLC Circuits and their response for step input.  Ringing circuit.

    2.         Non-Linear Wave Shaping:
    Diode clippers.  Transistor Clippers.   Clipping at two independent levels. Comparator – Applications of voltage Comparators – Diode Comparator. Clamping Operation. Clamping Circuits using Diode with Different Inputs.  Clamping Circuit Theorem. Practical Clamping circuits.  Effect of diode Characteristics on Clamping Voltage.
    3.         Multivibrators:
    Transistor as a Switch  – Switching times of a transistor.   Astable, Monostable and bistable Multivibrators using Transistors. Resolution time of a Binary.  Methods of improving Resolution time – Methods of Triggering a binary.  Schmitt Trigger.
    4.         Sweep Circuits:
    Voltage sweep — Simple Exponential sweep Generator.  Errors that define Deviation from linearity, UJT Relaxation Oscillator – Methods of linearising a Voltage Sweep – Bootstrap and Miller Circuits – Current Sweep – Linearising a current Sweep by Adjusting the driving Waveform.

    5.         Synchronization and Frequency Division:
    Principles of Synchronization – Synchronization of Astable Multivibrators.  Synchronization of Sweep Circuits with Symmetrical Signals.

    6.         Logic Gates: 
    IC Families, TTL, CMOS, ECL, FFs and Circuits.

    7.         Blocking Oscillator:
    Base Timing. Emitter Timing, and Astable Blocking Oscillator.


    1. Pulse, Digital and Switching Waveforms – Millman and Taub.

    Wave Generation and Shaping – L. Strauss.

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Periods/week : 3 Periods & 1 Tut /week.                                                                  Ses. : 30 Exam : 70  Examination (Practical): 3hrs.                                                                  ...