ICS2O: SPRING 2022  

DIGITAL 1 (MARCH): INTEGRATED CIRCUITS: LOGIC GATES 

ANALOG (JANUARYFEBRUARY) SIGNALS, SUPPLY, SYMBOLS, SCHEMATICS, BUTTONS, SWITCHES, CAPACITORS, and TRANSISTORS 

CLASS  REFERENCE  SUPPORT  CONCEPTS  SUPPLEMENTAL 
8 Jan 28 
A few other other Variable Resistors... 2. LDR: LightDependent Resistor aka Photocell, Photoresistor, Optoresistor 3. Thermistor:TempDependent Resistor 4. FSR: ForceSensitive Resistor 5. Flex Sensor: FlexSensitive Resistor J. Vretenar's: The Bionic Hand 
Voltage: `V=IR` Power: `P=IV` 

7 Jan 27 
Interactive Circuits
Fixed vs Variable Resistors 1. The Potentiometer (p. 10) ACES' Frame Player: Variable Resistors 

6 Jan 26 
ACES' Frame Player: Resistors Power: `P=IxxV` Q: How much POWER can OUR (fixed) resistors handle? A: ? ACES' Frame Player: LED Circuits 
Using Ohm's Law and Kirchhoff's Laws to Analyze Circuits Analyze this... 

6 Jan 25 
A litte Math notation... Powers and Prefices (p. 75) Greek Alphabet p. 77 

4 Jan 24 
First look at Circuit Diagrams (aka Schematics) Circuit Symbols (p. 7) Kirchhoff's Voltage Law (KVL) DMM Confirmation of KVL (Waterfall Model of Voltage Drop) 

3 Jan 21 
The Breadboard (Continued)
Our first circuits... ACES' Frame Player: Fixed Resistors Voltage, Current (Direct and Alternating) Direction of Current Anode and Cathode 
Ohm's Law (in terms of Voltage) Voltage: `V=IR` Power: `P=IV` (Math) notation... Powers and Prefices (p. 75) Greek Alphabet p. 77 

2b Jan 20 
Fixed (CurrentLimiting) Resistor Applet Where the magic happens!... The Breadboard 

2a Jan 20 
Discussion: What is Electricity? The Atom Water Analogies Flow Models (Direction): Electron (Neg →Pos) (Science) vs Conventional (Pos→Neg) (Electronics) 
DC Circuits' Cover Video... Z. Mazan's: The Counting Circuit Let's pick it up from Grade 9 Science... Voltage Ohm's Law (in terms of Voltage): `V=IxxR` Current Ohm's Law (in terms of Current): `I=V/R` 
Alkaline Battery Chemistry 

Jan 18  OUTDOOR EDUCATION TRIP (PPD)  
1 Jan 19 
RSGC ACES: History Ssshhhhhh... The ACES Secret! ECE 190 Goldman&Atkinson's Clue Capturer Student Outline Mr. D's Schedule 
REPUTATION and RESPECT RSGC ACES Mission: Taking Short, Medium, and Long Term Views of your Futures Online TA Support 4:00  4:30 (MonThu) ACES Hall of Fame: J. Dolgin ('20), D. Raymond ('19) E. McAulliffe ('18), E. Peterson ('18) Mariano Elia ('15), Jack Gettings ('10) 
[ACES Culture] 

JANUARY 18 (BLUE TUESDAY): MAJOR SNOWSTORM 'CONDITION'  
JANUARY 17 (BLUE MONDAY): SNOW DAY 