Neveen Shlayan

Assistant Professor of Electrical Engineering

Spring 2018 > Junior Projects II-ECE 394A

Spring 2018

Course Information: 

Monday, 11:00 AM - 2:50 PM, Room 604 

Office Hours: Tuesday 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM or by appointment. 

Course Description:

Principles learned in ECE 393 are applied to the design, construction and characterization of electrical and computer engineering projects of significant complexity. Assign- ments typically involve both analog and digital design, and students are free to pursue any solution that satisfies the engineering requirements and meets with the instructor?s approval. Formal and informal lectures are given on safety, circuit operation and design, and construction techniques; participation in design reviews and technical reports. 

Prerequisite(s): ECE 393 Credit Hours: 4 

Text (required): Student Manual for the Art of Electronics; Hayes, Thomas, and Horowitz, Paul. 

Suggested Texts: The Art of Electronics; Horowitz, Paul and Hill, Winfield. 

Grade Distribution: 

Lab Assignments            50% 

Project                            50% 


Tentative Course Outline:



Week 1

Lab Assignment 1, Op Amps I (Lab 8.)

Week 2

Lab Assignment 2, Op Amps II (Lab 9.)

Week 3

Lab Assignment 3, Oscillators (Lab 10.)

Week 4

Lab Assignment 4, Power Supplies (Lab 12.)

Week 5

Lab Assignment 5

Week 6

Lab Assignment 6

Week 7

Project Proposals are due (Feb 26)

Week 8


Week 9


Week 10


Week 11


Week 12


Week 13


Week 14


Week 15

Final Project Presentation
Project reports are due (April 30)