Course Name

Turkish 
Elektrik Devre Temelleri

English 
Basics of Electrical Circuits 
Course Code

EEF 211E 
Credit 
Lecture
(hour/week) 
Recitation
(hour/week) 
Laboratory
(hour/week) 
Semester 
3

3 
3 
 
 
Course Language 
English 
Course Coordinator 
Duygu Bayram Kara

Course Objectives 
1. To provide an ability to apply knowledge of mathematics, science and engineering to Electronics and communication Engineering problems
2. To provide the concepts of Electric circuits, models and Circuits elements
3. To give an ability to apply knowledge of basic electrical circuit analysis

Course Description 
Electric circuits, Models and Circuits elements. Kirchhoff’s laws: Kirchhoff’s voltage law and Kirchhoff’s current law. Graph theory, element graph: Branch currents, branch voltages, Graph matrices. Tellegen Theorem and Conservation of energy. Two terminal elements: resistor, capacitor and inductor. Independent sources, dependent sources. Three terminal elements: Gyrator, transistor, transformer. Nonlinear elements Linearized models. Node voltage method and mesh current method for resistive circuits. Thevenin and Norton equivalent circuits. RLC circuits: First order and second order circuits. State equation and state variables for linear time invariant circuits. Solution of second order state equations.

Course Outcomes 
I. To learn 2ports and multiports elements in electrical circuits
II. To learn Kirchoff’s current and voltages laws
III. To make analysis of resistor circuits using node voltage and mesh current methods
IV. To learn linearized model of the nonlinear elements
V. To learn analysis of second order RLC circuits 
Prerequisite(s) 

Required Facilities 

Other 

Textbook 
Lineear and Nonlinear Circuits L.O.Chua, C.A. Desoer,E.S. Kuh 1987McGraw Hill 
Other References 
1 Elektrik Devrelerinin Analizi Prof. Dr. Cevdet Acar 1995İTÜ ElektrikElektronik Fak.
2 Devre Analizi dersleri KısımI, Tokad 1986Çağlayan Kitabevi
3Electric Cuircuits J.W. Nilsson 1994 AdisonWesleyliterature
4Analysis of Linear Circuits Clayton R.Poul McGrawHill 