Jun 18, 2019  
Undergraduate Catalog 2018-2019 
Undergraduate Catalog 2018-2019 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

PHYS 260L - Electronics for Physicists

1 cr.

(Formerly PHYS 250L) (Prerequisites: PHYS 140L , PHYS 141L )

In this laboratory course, students will learn to analyze and construct basic circuits needed for data acquisition and signal processing.  Topics covered are design and prototype simple analog and digital circuits that can be used for data acquisition, basic noise reduction techniques, including band pass filters and lock-in detection, amplifiers, oscillators, sensors, and optoelectronics.