Video lectures from the iCS group @ IIT Madras

EC201: Analog circuits (Aug.-Nov. 2008)

These lectures are available on the web for the benefit of students at IIT Madras and elsewhere. Copyrights to these rest solely with the instructor and IIT Madras. Copying them, publishing them, rehosting them on other servers, or using them for any sort of commercial gain is prohibited.

Instructor: Nagendra Krishnapura

This is an introductory course on Analog Circuits. Familiarity with basic linear electrical networks is assumed. At IIT Madras, the prerequisite courses are Electrical and Magnetic Circuits and Networks and Systems.

If you wish to download these lectures for offline viewing, save the .swf file and view it in a browser with flash plugin or a standalone flash player.

  1. 2008-08-20: Swing limits (no recording-refer to last year's lectures here and here)
  2. 2008-09-02: Introduction to negative feedback (no recording-refer to last year's lecture here)
  3. 2008-09-03: More on negative feedback; Using an opamp to realize VCVS and CCVS (no recording-refer to last year's lecture here)
    • See this lecture from EE539 for a discussion of the output resistance of a differential pair with a current mirror load
  4. 2008-11-07: Two stage amplifier compensation; calculating the miller compensation capacitance(no recording; see this lecture from the tutorial at the 2009 International conference on VLSI design)