Course detail

Analog technology

FEKT-CANAAcad. year: 2015/2016

Basic applications: passive RC and LCR circuits, basic circuits with diodes, bipolar and unipolar transistors, with opamps and conveyors, OTA, comparators and timers. Further applications: linear and non-linear operational circuits, active filters, signal generators, wideband amplifiers, power amplifiers, supply sources, analog switches and samplers with memory, analog circuits for DAC and ADC, measuring circuits.

Offered to foreign students

Of all faculties

Learning outcomes of the course unit

The nature of the subject will make it possible to acquire a practical approach to the design of analog circuits of most diverse types.


Knowledge on the level of the fundamentals of electrical engineering is required.


Not applicable.

Recommended optional programme components

Not applicable.

Recommended or required reading

TIETZE , U.; SCHENK, CH.: Electronic circuits - Design and applications. Springer, London 1999
SEDRA , A. S.; SMITH, K. C.: Microelectronic Circuits. Oxford University Press, Oxford 1998
WINDER , S.: Filter design. Bidless, Oxford 1998
RAUT, R.; Swamy, M.N.S.: Modern Analog Filter Analysis And Design, Wiley Verlag, 2005
FEUCHT, D.: Designing High - performance amplifiers. SciTech Publishing, 2010
KOTON, J.; HERENCSÁR, N. Analog Technology for joint teaching programme of BUT and VSB- TUO. 2014. s. 1-170.

Planned learning activities and teaching methods

Techning methods include lectures, computer laboratories and practical laboratories. Course is taking advantage of e-learning (Moodle) system.

Assesment methods and criteria linked to learning outcomes

Requirements for completion of a course are specified by a regulation issued by the lecturer responsible for the course and updated for every.

Language of instruction


Work placements

Not applicable.

Course curriculum

1. Basic building blocks of analog circuits.
2. Internal structures of analog integrated circuits.
3. Parameters of analog integrated ircuits.
4. Linear circuits with OAs, CCs and OTAs.
5. Circuits with frequency-dependent feedback loop.
6. Passive RLC filters.
7. Active filters with OAs, CCs and OTAs.
8. Circuits with non-linear feedback loop.
9. Rectifiers with operational amplifiers.
10. Circuits with electronic switches (amplifiers, inverters, sample-and-hold circuits).
11. Comparators and their applications.
12. Generators of harmonic and non-harmonic waveforms.
13. Linear voltage stabilizers.


To obtain basic knowledge of applying analog technology in the broades sense, i.e. from simple building blocks with ddiodes, bipolar and unipolar transistors up to the application of integrated analog circuits in concrete applications

Specification of controlled education, way of implementation and compensation for absences

The content and forms of instruction in the evaluated course are specified by a regulation issued by the lecturer responsible for the course and updated for every academic year.

Classification of course in study plans

  • Programme EEKR-BC Bachelor's

    branch BC-TLI , 2. year of study, winter semester, 7 credits, compulsory

Type of course unit



39 hours, optionally

Teacher / Lecturer

Fundamentals seminar

13 hours, optionally

Teacher / Lecturer

Exercise in computer lab

13 hours, compulsory

Teacher / Lecturer

Laboratory exercise

13 hours, compulsory

Teacher / Lecturer