Electronics and Computer Engineering

Design of Electronic Devices

Integrated course, 5.00 ECTS

 

Course content

- circuit diagram input
- geometry definition
- component library
- packing/parts list
- layout, design rules
- creation of Gerber files
- practical introduction to a CAD system through input and layout of a simple circuit
- assembly and operation of PCBs

Learning outcomes

Graduates
- are familiar with the principles of CAD systems and their use in the electronic development process,
- are able to input electronic circuits into a CAD system and design PCBs, including provision of engineering data and
- are able to assemble and implement printed circuit boards.

Recommended or required reading and other learning resources / tools

Books:
- Brooks: Signal Integrity Issues and Printed Circuit Board Design
- Khandpur: Printed Circuit Boards: Design, Fabrication, and Assembly
- Montrose: Printed Circuit Board Design Techniques for EMC
Compliance: A Handbook for Designers
Journals: -

Mode of delivery

Integrated course, exercises 50%

Prerequisites and co-requisites

- Fundamentals of Science 2
- Signals and Systems
- Semiconductor Technology

Assessment methods and criteria

Continuous assessment