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Course number and title: EE215A Analog Integrated Circuit Design
Credits: 4
Instructor(s)-in-charge: B. Razavi (
Course type: Lecture
Required or Elective: A Circuits and Embedded Systems course.
Course Schedule:
Lecture: 4 hrs/week.
Dicussion: 1 hr/week
Outside Study: 7 hrs/week.
Office Hours: 2 hrs/week.
Course Assessment:
Homework: Several homework assignments.
Exams: 1 midterm and 1 final examination.
Design: 1 design project.
Grading Policy: Typically, 10% homework, 30% midterm, 40% final, and 20% design.
Course Prerequisites: EE 115B
Catalog Description: Analysis and design of analog integrated circuits. MOS and bipolar device structures and models, single-stage and differential amplifiers, noise, feedback, operational amplifiers, offset and distortion, sampling devices and discrete-time circuits, bandgap references.  
Textbook and any related course material:
Gray, Hurst, Lewis, and Meyer, Analysis and Design of Analog Integrated Circuits.
Razavi, Design of Analog CMOS Integrated Circuits.
Course Website
Topics covered in the course:
Bipolar and MOS device structures and circuit models.
Single stage and differential amplifiers.
Current mirros, active loads, and bandgap references.
Output stages.
Frequency response; noise; feedback.
Modern Op Amp design.
Frequency compensation and stability.
Offset and distortion.
Will this course involve computer assignments? NO Will this course have TA(s) when it is offered? NO

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