Lectures and
Exercises Solutions

 

 

Lecture Notes

Lectures

Class Exercises

Home Exercises

 

 

SPICE Handbook

CFA Lecture

Exams

Exams History

 

 


 

Lecture Notes

This site presents the lecture notes of Analog Electronic Circuits course by Professor Shmuel (Sam) Ben-Yaakov. This is a preliminary publication of the new notebook, so there might be mistakes in the text. If you encounter a mistake we will be happy to receive an email about it to: Roy Zemach. The mistakes report will be published in this site for the benefit of all the students.
 

LECTURE
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LECTURE
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Introduction
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Table of Contents

February 2003

 

Lecture 1
(download)

Ideal Operational Amplifier, "Virtual ground" Concept, SPICE Model for Ideal OpAmp, Examples

February 2003

 

Lecture 2
(download)

Real Operational Amplifier, DC Error, Differential Stage of Real OpAmp, Offset Voltage, Bias and Offset Current, DC Error Compensation Technique, Examples

February 2003

 

Lecture 3
(download)

Real Operational Amplifier, DC Error, Differential Stage of Real OpAmp, Offset Voltage, Bias and Offset Current, DC Error Compensation Technique, Examples

February 2003

 

Lecture 4.1
(download)
Lecture 4.2
(download)

Operational Amplifier as a Feedback System, OpAmp Based Inverting and Non-inverting Circuits, Band Width, Slew Rate, Examples

February 2003

 

Lecture 5.1
(download)
Lecture 5.2
(download)

Stability, Phase Margin, SPICE Simulations using ABM, Internal and External Phase Compensation Techniques, Examples

February 2003

 

Lecture 6.1
(download)
Lecture 6.1
(download)

Noise (Thermal, Shot, Popcorn) in OpAmp based Systems, OpAmp's Noise Representation (SNR, Noise Figure), OpAmp Applications (Instrumental Amplifier), Examples

February 2003

 

 

 

 

 

Lecture 7
(download)

OpAmp Applications (Precision Rectifiers), Examples

February 2003

 

Lecture 8.1
(download)
Lecture 8.2
(download)

OpAmp Applications (Comparators), OpAmp SPECs, Examples

February 2003

 

Lecture 9
(download)

OpAmp Applications (Multivibrators, PWM), OpAmp SPECs, Examples

February 2003

 

Lecture 10
(download)

OpAmp Applications (Active Filters - Butterworth, Notch, Inductive, ...), Examples

February 2003

 

Appendix A
(download)

Current Feedback Amplifier (CFA), Examples

February 2003

CFA:
1. Circuits Collection
2. Theory & Applications

Appendix B
(download)

Switch Capacitors Filters, Examples

February 2003

 

 


 

Slides of lectures
 

Hebrew encoding instructions

 

Two slides
per page
handout

Three-slides per page handout
and space for notes

Slides and voice

Introduction

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part 1

1. Ideal Op. Amp, Feedback

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part 1
part 2

2. Feedback, CFA,

Stability

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part 1
part 2

part 3

3. DC Errors, Input Impedances

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Ö

part 1
part 2

part 3

CMOS:

part 1
part 2

CMOS alternative view:

part 1
part 2

 

4. CMRR, SPICE, Compensation

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Ö

part 1
part 2

part 3

Right Zero:

Right Zero

 

5. External Compensation, SPICE, Slew Rate

Ö

Ö

part 1
part 2

part 3

6. Noise

Ö 

Ö 

part 1
part 2

part 3

Noise in SPICE

 

7. Zin, Zout, Instrumentation Amplifier

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Zin CFA

Implications of
Blackman's Impedance Formula

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Zin CFA

Implications of
Blackman's Impedance Formula

part 1
part 2

part 3
Zin CFA

Implications of
Blackman's

Impedance Formula

8. Data sheets

Please prepare your own copy of the datasheets before listening to this lecture

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LM324

THS3001

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 LM324

THS3001

part 1
part 2

9. Precision Rectifier, Comparator, Multivibrator

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Ö 

part 1
part 2
part 3

10. Multivibrator, Active Filters, Switched-capacitor Filters

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State space equation approach
(Extra slides)

 

 

 

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State space equation approach
(Extra slides)

 

 

 

part 1
part 2
part 3
part 4

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State space equation approach

Analysis of 2 opamps having unequal bandwidths

Integrator

 

11. Multiple amplifier circuits

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part 1
12. Recitation 2010     part 1
part 2
12. Recitation 2011

 

    part 1

 


 

Class Exercises, Slides & Slide shows

 

N%

Topic

Two slides per page handout

Three-slides per page handout
& space for notes

Slides and voice

Exercise 1
 

  Ideal Operational Amplifier

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Ö  part 1

Exercise 2
 

 CFA, Close loop transfer functions

Ö 

Ö 

part 1

Exercise 3
 

DC-errors, Input (differential) stage of Op. Amp.

Ö 

Ö 

part 1

Exercise 4
 

CMRR, Internal compensation

Ö 

Ö 

part 1 

Exercise 5
 

Slew Rate, External Compensation networks

Ö 

Ö 

part 1

         

Exercise 6

 Noise

Ö 

Ö 

part 1

Exercise 7

Zin

Ö 

Ö 

part 1
part 2

Exercise 8

 Instrumentation Amplifier

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Ö 

part 1

Exercise 9

Data Sheets

Ö 

Ö 

part 1

Exercise 10

 Precision Rectifier

Ö 

Ö 

part 1

Exercise 11

Multivibrator

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Ö 

part 1

Exercise 12

Active filters,
Switched-capacitor filters

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part 1

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Home Exercises & Solutions

 

You will find below the home exercises and solutions, given in current semester. Please, check also the relevant SPICE simulation examples, Data Sheets, Application Notes and SPECs in the "NOTES" column.
This is a preliminary publication of this stuff on the WEB, so there might be mistakes in the text and contents. If you encounter a mistake or have a comment or suggestion we will be happy to receive an email about it to: Stanislav Glozman. The mistakes report will be published in this site for the benefit of all the students.

 

EXERCISE
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EXERCISE
TOPIC

FINAL
SUBMISSION
DATE

SOLUTIONS
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NOTES

Exercise1

Ideal Operational Amplifier, "Virtual ground" Concept, Transfer Function, Frequency Response

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Exercise2 

 

CFA 

 

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 Exercise3

Real Operational Amplifier: DC Errors

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 Exercise4

BJT Differenential stage

Differential Stage, Common and Differential Gain, CMRR  

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Exercise5

Internal Compensation,

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Exercise6

External compensation, SR

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Exercise7

Noise

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Exercise8

Zin, Zout 

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Exercise9

Instrumentation Amplifier 

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Exercise10

Precision Rectifiers

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Exercise11

Multivibrator

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Exercise12

Active filters

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Exercise13

Log/Antilog circuits

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Exams History

(Last years exams solutions)

 

EXAM
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SOLUTIONS
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NOTES

 

 

 

1983/1984, Semester C
(download)

(download)

"moed" A

1984/1985, Semester B
(download)

(download)

"moed" A

1984/1985, Semester B
(download)

(download)

"moed" B

1990/1991, Semester B
(download)

(download)

"moed" A

1991/1992, Semester B
(download)

(download)

"moed" A

1992/1993, Semester B
(download)

(download)

"moed" A

1992/1993, Semester B
(download)

(download)

"moed" B

1997/1998, Semester B
(download)

(download)

"moed" A

1997/1998, Semester B
(download)

(download)

"moed" B

1999/2000, Semester B
(download)

(download)

"moed" A

2000/2001, Semester B
(download)

(download)

"moed" A

2000/2001, Semester B
(download)

(download)

"moed" B

2001/2002, Semester A
(download)

(download)

"moed" A

2001/2002, Semester A
(download)

(download)

"moed" B

2001/2002, Semester B
(download)

(download)

"moed" A

2001/2002, Semester B
(download)

(download)

"moed" B

2002/2003, Semester A
(download)

(download)

"moed" A

2002/2003, Semester A
(download)

(download)

"moed" B

2002/2003, Semester B
(download)

(download)

"moed" A

2002/2003, Semester B
(download)

(download)

"moed" B

2003/2004, Semester A
(download)

(download)

"moed" A

2003/2004, Semester A
(download)

(download)

"moed" B

2003/2004, Semester B
(download)

(download)

"moed" A

2003/2004, Semester B
(download)

(download)

"moed" B

2004/2005, Semester A
(download)

(download)

"moed" A

2004/2005, Semester A
(download)

(download)

"moed" B

2004/2005, Semester B

(download)

"moed" A

2004/2005, Semester B

(download)

"moed" B

Corrections to Exam solutions

(added by Mr. Natan Krihely)

7/3/2002

13/02/2003

14/7/2002

17/2/2004

19/06/2000

21/2/2002

21/7/2003

25/7/2001

26/1/2003

31/7/2002

2005/2006 Semester A

Exam solution

"moed" A

 

(Exam solution)

"moed" B

2005/2006 Semester B

Exam
Solution

"moed" A

 

Solution

"moed" B

2005/2006 Semester C

Solution

"moed" A

 

Exam
Solution

"moed" A

2006/2007 Semester B

Exam
Solution

"moed" A

 

Exam
Solution

"moed" B

 

Quiz

 

2007/2008 Semester A

Quiz

 

 

Solution

"moed" A

 

Solution

"moed" B

2007/2008 Semester B

Solution

"moed" A

2008/2009 Semester A

Solution

"moed" A

 

Solution

"moed" B

 

Solution

"moed" C

2008/2009 Semester B

Solution

"moed" A

     
 

Solution

"moed" C

2009/2010 Semester B

Solution

"moed" A

 

Solution

"moed" B

 

Solution

"moed" C

     
 

Solution

"moed" A

2011 Semester B

Solution

"moed" B

     

 

 

SPICE Handbook
 

This site presents Spice Book written by Prof. Shmuel Ben-Yaakov advisement. This is a preliminary publication of the book, so there might be mistakes in the text. If you encounter a mistake we will be happy to receive an email about it to: Stanislav Glozman. The mistakes report will be published in this site for the benefit of all the students.

 

SPICE LECTURE
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SPICE LECTURE
TOPIC

LAST
UPDATE

NOTES

 

 

 

 

Lecture 1
(download)

Introduction, Table of Contents, References, SPICE Project starting

February 2003

 

Lecture 2
(download)

SPICE elements, Libraries .ANALOG and .SOURCE, Dependent and Independent sources, ABM sources

February 2003

 

Lecture 3A
(download)

SPICE Analysis types: Probe Analysis, DC Sweep Analysis

February 2003

 

Lecture 3B
(download)

SPICE Analysis types: Transient Analysis

February 2003

 

Lecture 3C
(download)

SPICE Analysis types: AC Sweep Analysis

February 2003

 

Lecture 3D
(download)

SPICE Analysis types: Parametric Sweep Analysis

February 2003

 

Lecture 3E
(download)

SPICE Analysis types: Performance Analysis

February 2003

 

Lecture 3F
(download)

SPICE Analysis types: Noise Analysis

February 2003

 

Lecture 4A
(download1)
(download2)

Problems solving using SPICE examples: DC error, Gain by Frequency dependence, Integrator, Differentiator

February 2003

 

Lecture 4B
(download)

Time domain response: Slew-Rate

February 2003

 

Lecture 4C
(download)

Dynamic Stability

February 2003

 

Lecture 4D
(download)

Current Feedback Amplifiers (CFA's)

February 2003

 

Lecture 4E
(download)

Precision Rectifiers, Comparators, RC Multivibrators

February 2003