Circuit Analysis

TeSP - Automação Industrial
5 ECTS; 1º Ano, 2º Semestre, 30,0 T + 30,0 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%.

- Meireles, V. (2010). Circuitos Eléctricos. Lisboa: LIDEL
- Medeiros Silva, M. (2001). Introdução aos circuitos eléctricos e electrónicos. Lisboa: Fundação Calouste Gulbenkian
- Nunes, F. (0). Apresentações das aulas teóricas, caderno de exercícios e guia de laboratório de Análise de Circuitos. Acedido em 19 de fevereiro de 2018 em

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

Software used in class
Not applicable