Course detail

Control Electronics

FEKT-CREBAcad. year: 2017/2018

Analog and digital control circuits. Bipolar and unipolar transistors: linear and switching regime. Operation amplifiers: internal structure, circuits with OA. Logic circuits, internal structure TTL, CMOS. Memories. Rules for the successfull use of the logic circuits. A/D converters. D/A converters. Special circuits.

Learning outcomes of the course unit

Design of the base analog and digital circuits for the control.


The subject knowledge on the secondary school education level is requested.


Not applicable.

Recommended optional programme components

Not applicable.

Recommended or required reading

Dostál J.: Operační zesilovače. SNTL, Praha, 1981.
Chee-Mun Ong: Dynamic Simulation of Electric Machinery. Prentice-Hall, 1998.
Sobotka Z.: Kurs číslicové techniky. SNTL, Praha 1974.
Patočka M., Vorel P.: Řídicí elektronika - pasivní obvody.
Patočka M., Vorel P.: Řídicí elektronika - aktivní obvody.
Patočka M., Vorel P., Kerlin T.: Řídicí elektronika - laboratorní cvičení.
Patočka M., Burian F.: Sbírka řešených příkladů z řídicí elektroniky

Planned learning activities and teaching methods

Teaching methods depend on the type of course unit as specified in the article 7 of BUT Rules for Studies and Examinations.

Assesment methods and criteria linked to learning outcomes

8 x 3 points = 24 points for 8 laboratory tasks.
76 points for exam.
100 points total.

Language of instruction


Work placements

Not applicable.

Course curriculum

1. Passive circuit elements R, L, C, linear/non-linear, parametric/non-parametric.
2. Parametric elements as sensors of the non-electric quantities.
3. Basic laws a rules for solving of the linear electrical circuits.
4. Transfer four-poles, two-ports. The basic transfer facilities. Passive two-poles RC, RLC, the voltage transformer, the current transformer.
5.Bilolar and unipolar transistors – setting of the dc. working point, h-parameters. Connections: SE, SC, SB, differential amplifier, cascodes, current mirrors.
6. Inner structure of the operational amplifiers.
7. Linear circuits with the operational amplifiers.
8. Non-linear circuits with the operational amplifiers.
9. Digital circuits combinational and sequential.
10. Synthesis of the combinational circuits.
11. Synthesis of the sequential circuits.
12. D/A converters.
13. A/D converters.


Base theoretical and practical knowledges for the design of the analog and digital circuits.

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

The attendance at the all laboratory exercises is required.

Classification of course in study plans

  • Programme EEKR-BC Bachelor's

    branch BC-AMT , 2. year of study, winter semester, 6 credits, compulsory
    branch BC-SEE , 3. year of study, winter semester, 6 credits, optional specialized

Type of course unit



39 hours, optionally

Teacher / Lecturer

Laboratory exercise

26 hours, compulsory

Teacher / Lecturer