Simulation and Design Tools - [2141006]


Teaching Scheme

Tutorial Practical Total
0 0 2 2

Examination Scheme

Theory Examination Practical Examination Total
ESE (E) PA (M) ESE Viva (V) PA (I)
- - - - -

    ESE = End Semester Examination, PA = Progressive Assessment

Course Type   

Syllabus Content

General purpose circuit simulation using Schematic Editor, Introduction to netlist command based SPICE simulation, basic netlist commands. Basic circuit analyses: DC, AC Transient.
Schematic Entry, Netlist Creation, Working with component libraries, Design of Boards, Layout of Parts, Optimizing Parts Placements, Pads and Via, Manual and Auto Routing, Handling Multiple Layers
Introduction to SCILAB, use SCILAB functions. Writing simple programs using SCILAB, handling arrays, files, plotting of functions etc. Writing SCI files for Creation of analog & discrete signals, plotting of signals etc. Simulation of electronic circuits using SCILAB

Reference Books

SrTitleAuthorPublicationAmazon Link
1Modelling and Simulation in Scilab/ScicosStephen L. CampbellAl. Springer

Course Outcome

After successful completion of the course students should be able to:
1. Design the electronics circuits using software tools like NGspice/LTSpice/Multisim.
2. Simulate various analog and digital circuits using NGspice/LTSpice/Multisim 3. Able to design PCB for given circuit using PCB Software like EAGLE, ExpressPCB,OrCAD.
4. Use open source SCILAB tool and write simple programs
5. Plot various waveforms using SCILAB.
6. Simulate basic electronic system blocks using SCILAB