Circuit Theory Applications

Textbook: Charles K. Alexander, Matthew N. O. Sadiku: Fundamentals of Electric Circuits, 6th ed. Mc Graw Hill.

Anchoring concept 3a: Power in AC circuits

  • Maximum average power transfer in AC circuits (11.3)
  • Instantaneous and average power and average and rms values of any signal (11.2, 11.4)
  • Complex power (11.5 – 11.7)
  • Power factor correction (11.8)

Anchoring concept 3b: Intro to three-phase circuits

  • Delta and wye source and load, phase sequence and balanced systems (12.1 – 12.6)

Introduction to Communications Principles

Textbook: Roy D. Yates and David G. Goodman, Probability and Stochastic Processes: A Friendly Introduction for Electrical and Computer Engineers, 3rd Edition, Wiley.

Anchoring concept: Function of random variables

  • Functions of one random variables (3.6)
  • Expected value of derived random variables (3.7)
  • Functions of two random variables (5.7, 6.2, 6.4)
  • Maximum and minimum of independent random variables (Ibe 6.5, 6.6)
  • Sums of random variables, i.i.d. random variables (6.5, 9.1)

Differential Equations

Anchoring concept: Linear equations of second order