**Credits:** 3

**Lectures:** Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays, 11:30 - 12:30 pm, 1200 EECS Building
(Online Lecture Recordings)

**Instructor:** Jerome P. Lynch, 2380 G.G. Brown `jerlynch@umich.edu`

**Instructional Aid:** Ryan Sarmiento,
`rdsarm@umich.edu`

**Office hours:**

- Prof. Lynch: Wednesday and Friday, 10:30-11:30 am, 2380 G. G. Brown
- Mr. Ryan Sarmiento: Mondays, 10:00-11:30 am, 153 EWRE

**Textbook:**

- Introduction to Electric Circuits, R. C. Dorf and J. A. Svoboda (Wiley, 2010) [9th Edition]
- Handbook of Modern Sensors, J. Fraden (Springer, 2010) [4th Edition] (available online)

**Course requirements:**

- Regular attendance
- Weekly homework assignments
- Midterm exam #1 (Friday, February 20, 2015, 11:30-12:30 am)
- Midterm exam #2 (Monday, March 23, 2015, 11:30-12:30 am)
- Laboratory projects

**Grading:** Homework 30%, midterms 40%, laboratory projects 30%. These
weights are approximate; the right to change them later is reserved.

**Prerequisites:** Physics 240 - General Physics II (strongly recommended)

**Catalog description:** This course introduces students to the fundamentals of collecting and processing
experimental data for civil and environmental applications. The course begins with an introduction to DC and
AC circuits followed by the coverage of sensors used in the civil and environmental field. Examples and
hands-on demonstrations will be presented relevant to seismic, environmental, structural and hydraulic monitoring.

- [Jan 12-15] Welcome to CEE370 Sensors, Electrical Circuits, and Signal Processing

- Course Outline
- Course Schedule
- Class #1: Definition of Circuits
- Class #2: Circuit Elements
- Class #3: Power Sources
- Class #4: Analyzing Resistive Circuits
- Class #5: Practice with Resistive Circuits
- Class #6: Source Transformations
- Class #7: Introduction to Operational Amplifiers
- Class #8: Op-Amp Circuits
- Class #9: Energy Storage Elements
- Class #10: Energy Storage Elements in Circuits
- Class #11: LC Operational Amplifier Circuits
- Class #12: Response of RC and RL Circuits
- Class #13: Stability of RC and RL Circuits
- Class #14: Introduction to 2nd Order RCL Circuits
- Class #15: Natural Response of 2nd Order RCL Circuits
- Class #16: Forced Response of = 2nd Order RCL Circuits

- Homework #1 [Due 2-2-15]
- Homework #2 [Due 2-9-15]
- Homework #3 [Due 2-16-15]
- Homework #4 [Due 2-27-15]