Lecturer: Asst. Prof. Dr. Marko Jankovec

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News

2.2.2012

There are solutions to previous exams available. 

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About the course

This course develops the ability to understand and use computer and electronic equipment in the design process of electronic systems.

The course is divided into three sections:
Graphical Programming: NI LabVIEW
Circuit Simulation: LT SPICE
Circuit design: Altium Designer

Detailed contents:

  • Introduction
  • Review and use computer tools in electronics.

Graphical programming (LabVIEW):

  • LabVIEW programming environment
  • The concept of programming in LabVIEW
  • Program flow and data flow
  • Memory management, performance and program execution determinism
  • LabVIEW software elements
  • Virtual Instruments and features
  • Data communication and synchronization
  • Error management
  • Samples of programming
  • sub-VIs
  • Debugging tools and techniques
  • The connection to the physical world.
  • Data Acquisition Systems

Simulation of electronic circuits (SPICE):

  • The design and structure of the SPICE.
  • Software modules.
  • Textual and graphical interface.
  • Basic analyses.
  • Basic numerical methods of analyses.
  • Further analyses of the SPICE program.
  • Models and model editor.
  • Modelling and simulation of non-electrical phenomena.
  • Simulation of mixed signal circuits

Design of electronic circuits (Altium designer):

  • General information on tools for the design of printed circuits.
  • Organization of Altium Designer environment.
  • Rules for designing electric scheme.
  • Net list.
  • The organization of libraries.
  • Designing printed circuit boards.
  • Placing elements and routing printed circuit boards.
  • Electrical and design rules check.
  • Automatic generation of documentation.
  • Signal integrity design and simulations.
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LabVIEW akademija

LabVIEW predavanja in vaje so akreditirani s strani podjetja National Instruments v okviru NI LabVIEW Academy Program. To pomeni, da imate vsi, ki opravite predmet možnost brezplačnega opravljanja izpita CLAD za pridobitev naziva Certified LabVIEW Associate Developer.

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Literature

Notes and links from lectures:

Uvod v predmet

LabVIEW:

General literature:

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Exams

Date and places of exams  (you need to apply for exam in student office):

  • tuesday, 31.1.2012 at 9h in LAE
  • thrusday, 9.2.2012 at 9h in LAE

Old exams:

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Contacts

Marko Jankovec

Faculty of Electrical Engineering 
University of Ljubljana
SI-1000 Ljubljana
Slovenia

marko.jankovec@fe.uni-lj.si 

Room BN312, building B, third floor

Tel.: +386 1 4768 931

 

You can send your questions or suggestions about the course also by the following web form: