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Index
Course Listings/Descriptions
Semester offering codes corrected and posted on June 7, 2004.
EEL-Engineering: Electrical

EEL 2948 Service Learning Field Study I . . . . . 1-3(F,S,SS)
Placement in community agency or other social organizational setting related to field of study. Supervision by faculty and agency. Students and faculty "customize" courses to fit a full range of services that are available in the setting. Student must be able to draw correlation between the discipline and field study. Journal and reflective experience paper are required. With the agreement of the student's faculty sponsor, a minimum of 4-6 hours per week must be done at the field site per semester hour of credit. Permission is required.

EEL 3111 Circuits I (UF) . . . . . 3(F,S)
Prerequisite: MAC 2313, PHY 2049.
Corequisite: EEL 3303L.
Basic Analysis of DC and AC electric circuits. A grade of "C" or better is required in the prerequisite(s).

EEL 3112 Circuits II (UF) . . . . . 3(F,S)
Prerequisite: EEL 3111.
Corequisite: MAS 3105 or EGM 4313 or MAP 4403.
Continuation of EEL 3111C with emphasis on circuit applications of convolution, the Fourier series, and the Laplace and Fourier transforms. A grade of "C" or better is required in the prerequisite(s). Material and supply fee will be assessed.

EEL 3135 Discrete-Time Signals and Systems (UF) . . . . . 3(F,S)
Prerequisite: EEL 4834, MAC 2313, and COP 2334 or CIS 3020, or C++ Programming.
Corequisite: MAP 2302.
Difference equations, discrete convolution, the z transform, discrete and fast Fourier transforms. State-space theory of discrete-time systems. A grade of "C" or better is required in the prerequisite(s). Material and supply fee will be assessed.

EEL 3211 Basic Electric Energy Engineering (UF) . . . . . 3(S)
Prerequisite: EEL 3111.
Corequisite: EEL 3112.
Analysis and modeling of power system components. Magnetic circuits, energy conservation, transformers, AC and DC rotating machines. A grade of "C" or better is required in the prerequisite(s). Material and supply fee will be assessed.

EEL 3303L Electric Circuits Laboratory (UF) . . . . . 1(F,S)
Corequisite: EEL 3111.
Introductory electrical engineering laboratory in electrical instrumentation, devices, and systems. Material and supply fee will be assessed.

EEL 3304 Electronic Circuits I (UF) . . . . . 3(F,S)
Prerequisite: EEL 3111.
Corequisite: EEL 4304L.
Fundamentals of analog electronic circuits and systems. A grade of "C" or better is required in the prerequisite(s).

EEL 3396 Solid-State Electronic Devices (UF) . . . . . 3(F)
Prerequisite: EEL 3111.
Introduction to the principles of semiconductor electron device operation. A grade of "C" or better is required in the prerequisite(s). Material and supply fee will be assessed.

EEL 3472 Electromagnetic Fields and Applications I (UF) . . . . . 3(S)
Prerequisite: EEL 3111.
Electric and magnetic fields and forces, Maxwell's equations in point and integral form, plane wave propagation, energy and power. A grade of "C" or better is required in the prerequisite(s). Material and supply fee will be assessed.

EEL 3473 Electromagnetic Fields and Applications II (UF) . . . . . 3(CALL DEPT)
Prerequisite: EEL 3472.
Maxwell's equations, electromagnetic wave propagation in different media, antennas, waveguides, numerical methods, electromagnetic coupling. A grade of "C" or better is required in the prerequisite(s). Material and supply fee will be assessed.

EEL 3701 Digital Logic and Computer Systems (UF) . . . . . 3(F,S,SS)
Corequisite: CIS 3020 or COP 2334, EEL 3701L.
An overview of logic design, algorithms, computer organization, assembly language programming and computer engineering technology.

EEL 3701L Digital Logic and Computer Systems Laboratory (UF) . . . . . 1(F,S,SS)
Corequisite: EEL 3701.
Practical applications of digital logic. Permission is required. Material and supply fee will be assessed.

EEL 3948 Service Learning Field Study II . . . . . 1-3(F,S,SS)
Placement in community agency or other social organizational setting related to field of study. Supervision by faculty and agency. Students and faculty "customize" courses to fit a full range of services that are available in the setting. Student must be able to draw correlation between the discipline and field study. Journal and reflective experience paper are required. With the agreement of the student's faculty sponsor, a minimum of 4-6 hours per week must be done at the field site per semester hour of credit. Permission is required.

EEL 4213 Electric Energy Systems 1 (UF) . . . . . 3(F)
Prerequisite: EEL 3211.
System models for generators, transformers, transmission lines and large-scale power networks. Matrix formulations, power flow and analysis, symmetrical component theory, balanced and unbalanced fault analysis. A grade of "C" or better is required in the prerequisite(s). Permission is required.

EEL 4230 Electronic Drives and Motor Control (UF) . . . . . 3(CALL DEPT)
Prerequisite: EEL 3112 and EEL 3211.
Analysis and design of AC and DC motor controls with semiconductor converter drives. Controlled rectifier and chopper drives for DC motors; cycloconverter and inverter drives for AC motors. Permission is required. A grade of "C" or better is required in the prerequisite(s). Material and supply fee will be assessed.

EEL 4242C Power Electronic Circuits (UF) . . . . . 3(CALL DEPT)
Prerequisite: EEL 3304.
Circuit topologies, analysis, design and simulation of electronic circuits such as power supplies and motor drives. A grade of "C" or better is required in the prerequisite(s). Permission is required. Material and supply fee will be assessed.

EEL 4304L Electronics Laboratory (UF) . . . . . 1(F,S)
Prerequisite: EEL 3303L.
Corequisite: EEL 3304.
Electronic instrumentation devices and systems. Permission of program director is required. Material and supply fee will be assessed. A grade of "C" or better is required in the prerequisite (s).

EEL 4306C Electronic Circuits 2 (UF) . . . . . 3(S)
Prerequisite: EEL 3112, EEL 3304.
Design-oriented continuation of EEL 3304C; feedback, op amp circuits and applications, digital electronics. Laboratory. Permission is required. Material and supply fee will be assessed. A grade of "C" or better is required in the prerequisite(s).

EEL 4310C Digital Integrated Circuits (UF) . . . . . 3(CALL DEPT)
Prerequisite: EEL 3304 and EEL 3396.
Analysis and design of digital circuits using MOS and bipolar devices. Laboratory. Permission is required. A grade of "C" or better is required in the prerequisite(s). Material and supply fee will be assessed.

EEL 4351 Electronic Device Fundamentals (UF) . . . . . 3(CALL DEPT)
Prerequisite: EEL 3396.
Physical principles of modern solid-state devices and their practical applications. Permission is required. A grade of "C" is required in the prerequisite(s). Material and supply fee will be assessed.
EEL 4440 Optical Communication Systems (UF) . . . . . 3(CALL DEPT)
Prerequisite: EEL 3396 and EEL 3472.
Introduction to electromagnetic waves, dielectric waveguides and fibers, propagation characteristics of fibers, characterization methods, LEDs and laser diodes, photodetector optical receivers and communication systems. Permission is required. A grade of "C" or better is required in the prerequisite(s). Material and supply fee will be assessed.

EEL 4445 Optics for Engineers (UF) . . . . . 3(CALL DEPT)
Prerequisite: EEL 3472.
Nature of light, radiometry, laser basics, interferometry, holography, coherence, polarization, diffraction, fiber optics, Fourier optics. Permission is required. A grade of "C" or better is required in the prerequisite(s). Material and supply fee will be assessed.

EEL 4514 Communication Systems and Components (UF) . . . . . 3(F)
Prerequisite: EEL 3112, EEL 3135.
Corequisite: EEL 4514L.
Theory of communication, and applications to radio, television, telephone, satellite, cellular telephone, spread spectrum, and computer communication systems. Permission is required. A grade of "C" or better is required in the prerequisite(s). Material and supply fee will be assessed.

EEL 4514L Communication Laboratory (UF) . . . . . 1(F)
Prerequisite: EEL 3304.
Corequisite: EEL 4514.
Communication circuits and radio frequency instruments, devices, and measurements. Permission is required. A grade of "C" or better is required in the prerequisite(s). Material and supply fee will be assessed.

EEL 4516 Noise in Devices and Communication Systems (UF) . . . . . 3(CALL DEPT)
Corequisite: EEL 4514.
Origin, characterization and measurement of random noise. Calculation of signal-to-noise ratios and probability of errors in communication systems. Permission is required. Material and supply fee will be assessed.

EEL 4610 State Variables and Control (UF) . . . . . 3(CALL DEPT)
Prerequisite: EEL 3112, EEL 3135.
Development of state-variable approach to linear continuous-time and discrete-time systems with emphasis on the design of feedback control system including stabilizing compensators, state estimators and controllers for tracking and disturbance rejection. Permission is required. A grade of "C" or better is required in the prerequisite(s). Material and supply fee will be assessed.

EEL 4635 Digital Control Systems (UF) . . . . . 3(CALL DEPT)
Prerequisite: EEL 3135, EEL 3701, EEL 4657.
A study of the digital computer as a control element, classical sampled data control theory, and application with microcomputers. Permission is required. A grade of "C" or better is required in the prerequisite(s). Material and supply fee will be assessed.

EEL 4657 Linear Control Systems (UF) . . . . . 3(S)
Prerequisite: EEL 3112, EEL 3135.
Theory and design of linear control systems. Permission is required. A grade of "C" or better is required in the prerequisite(s). Material and supply fee will be assessed.

EEL 4657L Linear Controls Laboratory (UF) . . . . . 1(S)
Corequisite: EEL 4657.
Practical applications of linear control theory. Permission is required. Material and supply fee will be assessed.

EEL 4663 Elements of Robotics (UF) . . . . . 3(F)
Prerequisite: EEL 3112.
An introductory course in the multidisciplinary field of robotics with analysis and design of robots and robotic tasks. Includes class projects in robot programming and design. Permission is required. A grade of "C" or better is required in the prerequisite(s). Material and supply fee will be assessed.

EEL 4712 Digital Design (UF) . . . . . 3(F)
Prerequisite: EEL 3701 and EEL 3701L.
Corequisite: EEL 4712L.
Advanced modular logic design, design languages, "finite" state machines and binary logic. Permission is required. A grade of "C" or better is required in the prerequisite (s).

EEL 4712L Digital Design Laboratory (UF) . . . . . 1(F)
Prerequisite: EEL 3701 and EEL 3701L.
Corequisite: EEL 4712.
Design and applications of advanced digital logic using VHDL. Permission is required. A grade of "C" or better is required in the prerequisites. Material and supply fee will be assessed.

EEL 4713 Digital Computer Architecture (UF) . . . . . 3(S)
Prerequisite: EEL 3701 and EEL 3701L.
Corequisite: EEL 4713L.
The use of electronic digital modules to design computers. Organization and operation of computers. Hardware/software trade-offs. Design of computer interfacing. Permission is required. A grade of "C" or better is required in the prerequisite(s). Material and supply fee will be assessed.

EEL 4713L Digital Computer Architecture (UF) . . . . . 1(S)
Prerequisite: EEL 3701 and EEL 3701L.
Corequisite: EEL 4713.
Computer design and organization. Permission is required. A grade of "C" or better is required in the prerequisites. Material and supply fee will be assessed.

EEL 4744 Microprocessor Applications (UF) . . . . . 3(S)
Prerequisite: EEL 3701 and EEL 3701L.
Corequisite: EEL 4744L.
Elements of microprocessor-based systems; hardware interfacing and software design for their application. Permission is required. A grade of "C" or better is required in the prerequisite(s).

EEL 4744L Microprocessor Applications Laboratory (UF) . . . . . 1(S)
Prerequisite: EEL 3701 and EEL 3701L.
Corequisite: EEL 4744.
Practical applications of microprocessor-based systems, software and hardware interface. Permission is required. A grade of "C" or better is required in the prerequisites. Material and supply fee will be assessed.

EEL 4750C Introduction to Digital Signal Processing (UF) . . . . . 3(CALL DEPT)
Prerequisite: EEL 3135, EEL 4744.
Fundamentals of filter design and Fourier transforms. Hardware implementation of filters. Simulation of signal processing systems using MATLAB. Permission is required. A grade of "C" or better is required in the prerequisite(s). Material and supply fee will be assessed.

EEL 4751 Introduction to Digital Signal Processing (UF) . . . . . 3(CALL DEPT)
Prerequisite: EEL 3135, EEL 4744.
Fundamentals of filter design and Fourier transforms. Hardware implementation of filters. Simulation of signal processing systems using MATLAB. Permission is required. A grade of "C" or better is required in the prerequisite(s). Material and supply fee will be assessed.

EEL 4834 C++ Programming for Electrical Engineers (UF) . . . . . 3(CALL DEPT)
Prerequisite: MAC 2311.
Develop computer skills and art of writing good computer programs using C and C++ languages. Examples and exercises relevant to Electrical Engineering are used. Material and supply fee will be assessed. A grade of "C" or better is required in the prerequisite(s). Permission is required.

EEL 4905 Individual Problems in Electrical Engineering (UF) . . . . . 1-4(CALL DEPT)
May be repeated with a change of content up to a maximum of 4 credits. Selected problems or projects in the student's major field of engineering study. Permission is required.

EEL 4914C Electrical Engineering Design (UF) . . . . . 3(F,SS)
Selected design projects involving engineering applications in the various areas of electrical engineering. Laboratory. Senior standing and permission is required. Material and supply fee will be assessed.

EEL 4930 Special Topics in Electrical Engineering (UF) . . . . . 1-4(CALL DEPT)
May be repeated with change of content up to a maximum of 6 credits. Special courses covering selected topics in electrical engineering. Permission is required. Material and supply fee will be assessed. A grade of a "C" or better is required in the prerequisite(s). (Contact the department for prerequisites)

EEL 4931 Electrical Engineering Undergraduate Seminar (UF) . . . . . 1(CALL DEPT)
A series of seminars given by a group of faculty members in the department. EG classification and permission is required.

EEL 4949 Co-Op Work Experience (UF) . . . . . 1(F,S,SS)
Practical co-op work under approved industrial supervision. Grading is on S/U basis only. Permission is required.