News for
05-09-2016

Graded homework papers for set #12 are outside my office door.

Final exam review sheet linked in two versions, a a blank version and version with notes from a student in class. Sorry to say, my Linux tablet had a kernel oops, which means it did not wake up without a reboot after class. To see the real notes and the hear my voice you will have to watch the lecture 15b video. Finally, the histograms.

5/4: Quiz 1 - 9 solutions posted.

5/4: Lecture video 15b posted. Set #12 solutions posted.

In the right column I now provide a link to the Anaconda scientific Python install and the PyCharm integrated development environment. The notebook by itself is great as is.

Smith chart pdf.

 

 

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other times by appointment.
Office EN 292,
Phone 255-3500, mwickert@uccs.edu.

Learning Python

Python Basics a tutorial written in Jupyter Notebook. ZIP.

Link to Anaconda. This is the scientific Python I recommend.

An IDE I recommend is Pycharm Community Edition.

NumPy2MATLAB and IPython reference card

Jupyter Lab is ready

Obtaining Mathematica

Mathematica is available across the campus due to the CU system wide site license. This system-site license also means that students may install their own copy on home computers as well. Some links of interest regarding the CU site license for Mathematica are: download and installation and support information.

Catalog Course Description

Static electric and magnetic field analysis, Poisson's and Laplace's equations, steady electric current, fields of steady electric currents, ferromagnetic materials, boundary-value problems for static fields, time-varying electric and magnetic fields, and Maxwell's equations and wave equations. Relationship between field and circuit theory. Prer., ECE 2205 or ECE 2210. College of Engineering students only.

Course Materials - Course Notes

Course Syllabus as of 02:06 PM on Monday, January 25, 2016.

Intro Lecture as of 08:18 PM on Monday, January 18, 2016.

  • Chapter 1 as of 09:07 PM on Wednesday, February 03, 2016. Complete for now. Corresponding IPython notebook: IPYNB zip as of 02:50 PM on Sunday, January 31, 2016. Notebook PDF version as of 02:51 PM on Sunday, January 31, 2016.
  • Chapter 2 as of 11:05 AM on Monday, March 07, 2016. Complete for now. Corresponding IPython notebook: IPYNB zip as of 04:41 PM on Wednesday, February 17, 2016. Notebook PDF version as of 02:52 PM on Wednesday, February 24, 2016.
  • Chapter 3 as of 03:25 PM on Monday, March 28, 2016. Mostly complete.
  • Chapter 4 as of 08:29 AM on Wednesday, April 20, 2016. Done for now.
  • Chapter 5 as of 02:06 PM on Monday, May 02, 2016. In process, with more content being added until the last week of class.
Lecture Videos - Download

Spring 2016 Lectures as MP4

This semester the video format is MP4 with no title page. The MP4 files are best played by first downloading. The resolution is 1280 x 720 in most cases. The typical file size per lecture is about 300+ MB, more for the MP4's.

To directly download the lectures for playback at a later time, go to the lectures folder, right click, and download

Problem Sets with Solutions
  • Set 1 as of 07:39 PM on Tuesday, January 26, 2016. Hints as of 10:45 PM on Tuesday, January 26, 2016. Solved as of 03:48 PM on Wednesday, January 27, 2016. Solved IPYNB as of 03:10 PM on Wednesday, January 27, 2016.
  • Set 2 as of 08:25 PM on Thursday, January 28, 2016. Solved as of 02:35 PM on Sunday, February 07, 2016. Solved IPYNB as of 02:17 PM on Wednesday, February 10, 2016.
  • Set 3 as of 11:02 AM on Wednesday, February 03, 2016. Solved as of 02:07 PM on Wednesday, February 10, 2016. Solved IPYNB as of 02:17 PM on Wednesday, February 10, 2016.
  • Set 4 as of 09:28 AM on Wednesday, February 10, 2016. Hints as of 03:37 PM on Wednesday, February 17, 2016. LTspice ckt file samples. Solved as of 08:28 PM on Friday, February 19, 2016.
  • Set 5 as of 03:08 PM on Wednesday, February 17, 2016. Solved as of 09:04 PM on Friday, February 26, 2016.
  • Set 6 as of 04:07 PM on Friday, February 26, 2016. Hints as of 04:03 PM on Sunday, March 06, 2016. LTspice related circuit files. Tline matching examples worked on Smith charts as of 08:11 PM on Sunday, March 06, 2016. Solved as of 10:39 AM on Tuesday, March 08, 2016.
  • Set 7 as of 03:52 PM on Monday, March 07, 2016. Solved as of 07:31 PM on Sunday, March 20, 2016.
  • Set 8 as of 06:58 AM on Friday, March 18, 2016. Hints as of 07:43 PM on Wednesday, March 30, 2016. Solved as of 08:57 AM on Saturday, April 02, 2016.
  • Set 9 as of 03:43 PM on Wednesday, April 06, 2016. Hints as of 08:26 AM on Saturday, April 09, 2016. Solved as of 09:27 AM on Tuesday, April 12, 2016.
  • Set 10 as of 09:46 AM on Tuesday, April 12, 2016. Hints as of 09:39 PM on Friday, April 15, 2016 Solved as of 12:21 PM on Thursday, April 21, 2016
  • Set 11 as of 02:48 PM on Thursday, April 21, 2016. Hints as of 10:56 PM on Friday, April 22, 2016 Solved as of 09:15 AM on Tuesday, April 26, 2016
  • Set 12 as of 04:40 PM on Friday, April 29, 2016. Hints as of 10:03 PM on Saturday, April 30, 2016 Solved as of 02:10 PM on Monday, May 02, 2016
Quizzes
Project
  • Team project document as of 03:21 PM on Saturday, April 23, 2016. The ZIP support file (large as it contains GUI apps and support libraries to run them) as of 03:27 PM on Friday, March 25, 2016
  • . Linux64 GUI apps only. (large as it contains GUI apps and support libraries to run them) as of 02:29 PM on Wednesday, April 06, 2016.
Exams