Electronics

Not all classes are available every term.  Please look at individual listings or course schedule to see what is offered.

Electronics Project Laboratory (EC.120/ 6.070J)

Intuition-based introduction to electronics, electronic components and test equipment such as oscilloscopes, meters (voltage, resistance inductance, capacitance, etc.), and signal generators. Emphasizes individual instruction and development of skills, such as soldering, assembly, and troubleshooting. Students design, build, and keep a small electronics project, such as a simple robot, to put their new knowledge into practice. Intended for students with little or no previous background in electronics. Enrollment may be limited.

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Introduction to Digital Electronics (EC.110/ 6.072J)

Design your own circuits for times when off-the-shelf solutions are not available. Seminar begins with assembly of a utility board. Weekly labs cover digital logic gates, memory elements, and finite-state machine design. Seminar concludes with a team-based design project. Preference given to freshmen. Maximum of 10 students per term, lottery at the first class session if oversubscribed .

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