Circuit Design

Course No.: L.048.11001

Type: V2, Ü2

Credits: 6

Semester: Winter semester

Schedule and Location:

Informations on Schedule and Room can be found on PAUL

Short description

The lecture gives an introduction to analysis and design of analog and digital circuits. It builds on the lectures "Semiconductor Devices" and "Materials for Electrical Engineering".


  • Analysis methods for analog and digital systems
  • Elementary analog circuits
    • Transistor equivalent circuits, DC analysis, AC small-signal analysis
    • Single-transistor-amplifiers, differential amplifiers, operational amplifiers
  • Elementary digital circuits
    • CMOS-Logic
    • Design of sequential circuits
  • Application examples
  • Simulation of analog and digital circuits 


  • Richard C. Jaeger, Travis N. Blalock, “Microelectronic Circuit Design”, McGraw Hill, 4th edition, 2010 
  • Neil H. E. Weste, David Money Harris, “CMOS VLSI Design”, Addison Wesley, 4th edition, 2010