ICS2O: SPRING 2019  

7. INDEPENDENT STUDY PROJECT 

6. A COUNTING CIRCUIT 

5. INTEGRATED CIRCUITS (ICs) I: DIGITAL LOGIC GATES 

4. DIGITAL FUNDAMENTALS 

3. TRANSISTORS 

2. DESIGN, DIVIDERS, DEVICES and DATASHEETS 

1. SIGNALS, SUPPLY, SYMBOLS, and SCHEMATICS 

CLASS  REFERENCE  SUPPORT  CONCEPTS  SUPPLEMENTAL 
9b Feb 25 
Summary of: Signals, Supply, Symbols, and Schematics 

9a Feb 21 
Circuit Analysis: LED Circuit Introduction to Variable Resistors Mechanical Potentiometers LightDependent Resistors (LDRs) HeatDependent Resistors (Thermistors) ForceSensitive Resistors (FSRs) 
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8 Feb 19 
Waterfall Model (Continued) The Concept of Voltage Division Flstad: Voltage Division DMM: Measuring Voltage and Amperage Circuit Analysis 

7 Feb 13 
Introduction to VOLTAGE Waterfall Model of a Closed Circuit Fundamental Circuit Laws: KVL: Kirchhoff's Voltage Law, `V=IR`, `P=IV` 

6 Feb 11 
`R_E=R_1+R_2`
`1/R_E=1/R_1+1/R_2` 
Resistors.xlsx (...a little math) 
Analysis of Fixed Resistors in Series and Parallel Concept of: Equivalent Resistance (`R_E`) 

5 Feb 7 
Voltage: `V=IR`
Power: `P=IV` 


4 Feb 5 
Fritzing Digital Multimeter (DMM) Circuit Symbols, Reading a Schematic Useful Resistor Circuits, Wire Ampacity 


3 Feb 1 
Direction of Current, Anode and Cathode Power: `P=IxxV` Increased Power Wire Gauge (p. 77), Greek Alphabet (p. 78) Fixed (CurrentLimiting) Resistors 

2 Jan 30 
Discussion:
What is Electricity? The Atom, Signals, Water Analogy, Flow Models Giants of Electricity (p.81) Supply: Voltage, Current (Direct and Alternating) Direction of Current, Resistance Circuit Symbols and Schematics Reading a Schematic, Simple Resistor Circuits Ben Eater: How Semiconductors Work 
(PBS) Telsa: Master of Lightning 

1b Jan 28 
Student Reflections Why is this Course Necessary? The Workbook? Technical Advisors, Acknowledgements ACES: A Focus on Skills, Table of Contents 

1a Jan 28 
REPUTATION and RESPECT RSGC ACES CULTURE: Taking a Short, Medium, and Long Term View of your Futures ACES Hall of Fame: E. McAulliffe ('18), Mariano Elia ('15), Jack Gettings ('10) 
[ACES Culture] 