Course Code: EA 2204 • Study year: II • Academic Year: 2024-2025
Domain: Electronic engineering and telecommunications • Field of study: Applied Electronics
Type of course: Compulsory
Language of instruction: English
Erasmus Language of instruction: English
Name of lecturer: Maria Loredana Oroian Boca
Seminar tutor: Maria Loredana Oroian Boca
Form of education Full-time
Form of instruction: Class
Number of teaching hours per semester: 56
Number of teaching hours per week: 4
Semester: Summer
Form of receiving a credit for a course: Grade
Number of ECTS credits allocated 4

Course aims:

Knowing and understanding of the fundamentals of analyzing, designing and producing applications of bipolar and MOS digital integrated circuits (DIC).
Knowledge of the most important digital integrated circuits starting with logic gates and continuing to memories, CPLD, FPGA.
Analysis of electronic circuits and systems of low / medium complexity, for the purpose of designing and measuring
Use of electronic tools and specific methods to characterize and evaluate the performance of electronic circuits and systems

Course Entry Requirements:

Electronic devices.

Course contents:

Boolean algebra. Logic function minimization. Elementary integrated structures. TTL gates Other technologic families. Logic circuits in unipolar (MOS) technology. Combinational logic circuits (CLC). CLC synthesis. Sequential logic circuits. Introduction Counters, registers. Memories Automata. Programmable logic circuits an devices Design and implementation considerations. Optoelectronic digital integrated circuits.

Teaching methods:

Lecture, conversation, exemplification.

Learning outcomes:

 Analyzing and constructive design of digital systems using CID.  Using of specific software for analyzing and designing digital electronic devices.

Learning outcomes verification and assessment criteria:

Written exam - 40%; continuous assessment (laboratory) - 40%, final test - 20%.

Recommended reading:

Victor Grimblatt, Digital Integrated Circuits,, 2013,
-, Digital Integrated Circuits: Definition, Types & Examples,,
Rabaey Jan M, Digital Integrated Circuits (2nd Edition),, Prentice-Hall publication, 1995,
Sorin Hintea, Systems with Digital Integrated Circuits,, Cluj Napoca, 2019,