Circuit Analysis

TeSP - Automação Industrial, Publication in the Diário da República - Aviso n.º 11774/2016 - 27/09/2016

5 ECTS; 1º Ano, 2º Semestre, 28,0 T + 28,0 PL + 5,0 OT


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Understanding and using techniques and concepts commonly used in electrical circuits analysis, DC and AC. Ability to analyze 1st and 2nd order circuits in time domain. Ability to analyze linear circuits in the frequency domain.

Quantities and fundamental components of electrical circuits. Kirchhoff's laws. Systematic methods for the analysis of circuits. Capacitors and inductors. 1st and 2nd order circuits analysis. AC circuits analysis. Frequency response.

Evaluation Methodology
Continuous assessment: tests (with a weight of 70% and a minimum of 8/20 points) and practical laboratory work (only valid for continuous assessment, weighing 30% and minimum mark of 10/20 points).
Assessment by examination: weight of 100%.

- Medeiros Silva, M. (2001). Introdução aos circuitos eléctricos e electrónicos. Lisboa: Fundação Calouste Gulbenkian
- Meireles, V. (2010). Circuitos Eléctricos. Lisboa: LIDEL
- Nunes, F. (0). Apresentações das aulas teóricas, caderno de exercícios e guia de laboratório de Análise de Circuitos. Acedido em 17 de fevereiro de 2020 em

Method of interaction
Lectures supported bu modern audiovisual resources.
Practical classes including problem solving.

Software used in class
Not applicable