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EET110 - Eletrical Circuits I
Circuits I is an introductory course into DC and AC circuit analysis suitable for entry level engineering technology students and technology students. The course focus is developing a basic understanding of voltage, current resistance and reactance in basic circuits. Topics include resistance, voltage, current, series, parallel and series-parallel circuits. Concurrency requisites: College Algebra or equivalent. Fall
EET160 - Electrical Circuits II
An introduction to the study of electrical circuits in the sinusoidal steady state. Topics include capacitors, inductors, complex numbers, AC mesh analysis AC nodal analysis, and network theorems pertaining to AC sources. Spring.
EET210 - Linear Electronics I
A study of solid state semiconductor devices including diodes and transistors, and their application in electronic circuits. Topics include diode and transistor structure and characteristics, design parameters for electronic circuit application, typical power conditioning circuits, and typical amplifier circuits. The laboratory component reinforces course content by applying scientific calculator and circuit analysis/simulation software skills to the derivation and analysis of circuit experiments.
EET215 - Introduction to Instrumentation
An introduction to the techniques of designing electronic instruments to measure physical quantities with the aid of transducers. Topics include analog and digital signal conditioning circuits, electronic filters, and various electronic sensors. Circuits will be designed and tested from mathematical models in order to transfer signals to either an analog or a digital format. Prerequisite: EET 160. corequisite or prerequisite: CET 235. (3 crs.) Fall.
EET310 - Methods in Engineering Analysis
Introduction to matrix theory, classical first and second order transient analysis, active filter design and basic Z- and Fourier-transforms. Prerequisites: EET 365 Corequisites: EET 320. (3 crs.)
EET320 - Network Analysis
A calculus-based circuit theory course. Topics include the introduction to Laplace transforms and the use of Laplace transforms in the study of circuit analysis, transfer functions and frequency response. Circuit analysis programming is used to compare computer solutions with analytic solutions. Prerequisites: EET 365. corequisite: EET 310. (4 crs.) Fall.
EET325 - Introduction to Electric Power
A study of three-phase circuits, transformers, DC machines, polyphase AC machines and single-phase AC machines. Prerequisite: EET 160, CSC 124. (4 crs.) Fall, every three years.
EET365 - Linear Devices
This course is an introduction to the function of solid state devices. The emphasis is placed on the internal structure, function and limitations of linear devices such as diodes, transistors, power amplifiers, operational amplifiers and oscillators. Prerequisite: EET 215. (4 crs.) Spring.
EET370 - Instrumentation Design I
The design of electronic instruments utilizing linear and digital integrated circuits. Topics will include electronic thermometers, force, pressure and flow measurements, and frequency counters. Numerical linearization methods for nonlinear transducers will be introduced. Prerequisite: EET 310 and EET 320. (4 crs.) Spring.
EET400 - Senior Project Proposal
This senior course provides the student with an opportunity to integrate several concepts of different areas of the program and it allows him/her to pursue specialized interests. The student will submit a written proposal for a project. After approval of the project the student will be assigned a faculty advisor. Minimum requirements for the proposal are submission of a functional specification and time schedule for completion. Prerequisites: CET360. Concurrency requisites: EET 370, ENG 217.
EET410 - Automatic Control Systems
Design of feedback control systems and devices as applied to electrical machinery and transducers. Topics will include Bode plots, the root-locus method and nyquist diagrams. Prerequisites: EET 310 and EET 320. (4 crs.) Spring, every four years.
EET420 - Instrumentation Design II
A microprocessor-based instrumentation design course utilizing linear, digital and optoelectronic devices. Software solutions to input/output problems will be considered along with software solutions to nonlinear transducer data. Prerequisite: EET 370. (4 crs.) Spring, every four years.
EET430 - RF Communications
Communication systems principles, including AM/FM modulation, AM/FM demodulation, transmitters, receivers, antennas, transmission lines, digital techniques and protocols. Prerequisite: EET 365. (4 crs.) Spring, every two years.
EET450 - Senior Project
Employs the design, construction and analysis of an electronic device or instrument. Depending on the complexity of the project, total construction may not be required. With approval from the adviser, group projects may also be involved. Three laboratory-hours per week. Prerequisite: EET 400. (3 crs.) Alternate spring.
EET460 - Digital Signal Processing
Introduction to linear systems, digital filters and the Z-Transforms, and the Fast Fourier Transform. Fundamentals of Shannon's sampling theory and the interfacing of analog signals to microprocessor based systems for digital signal processing. Prerequisites: CET 360, EET 310 and EET 320. (4 crs.) Alternate years.
EET485 - Special Topics in EET
This course allows current topics in electrical engineering technology to be offered in a timely fashion. The topics are not covered in other courses and will not be regularly offered as a special topic; however, they are appropriate to a senior-level course. The course topic depends upon current trends in electrical engineering technology, interests of the student, and the instructor. The student may take the course multiple times as long as each instance covers topics different than those already covered. Prerequisite: Permission of the instructor (Variable crs. 1-12)
EET495 - Electrical Engineering Technology Internship
Upon acceptance to an internship site, the student will work with an electrical engineer and/or an electronic technician inspecting, maintaining, calibrating, testing, analyzing, assembling, modifying or designing various types of electronic devices. Programs of instruction will vary, but the student will be provided with practical work experience in a dynamic environment in which they will be dealing with actual problems requiring practical solutions. Adviser, department chair and college dean approval is required before course enrollment. Prerequisite: Upper-level standing. (4 crs.) Fall, spring, and summer.