430-2201 – Electronics (EL)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Electronics
Subject guarantordoc. Ing. Petr Palacký, Ph.D.
Study levelundergraduate or graduate
Subject version
Version codeYear of introductionYear of cancellationCredits
430-2201/01 2010/2011 2021/2022 6
430-2201/02 2010/2011 2020/2021 6
430-2201/03 2015/2016 2020/2021 6
430-2201/04 2015/2016 2020/2021 6
430-2201/05 2019/2020 6
430-2201/06 2019/2020 6

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

The purpose of the subject is to obtain and to develope knowledge providing good orientation in area of electronic circuit functioning, power semiconductor converters and application of power electronics and futhermore to get ability of individual analysis and synthesis of electronic circuits and systems of power electronic, which is supposed for the good practical use.

Teaching methods

Experimental work in labs


The subject is focused on the basic understanding of electronic circuit function and power electronics. It contains the introduction of the semiconductor devices theory. The content of this subject is based on knowledge of the elektronic circuit theory and basics theoretical elektronics. The obtained information becomes part of general knowledge of electrical engineer, especially if he is focused on application of electronics.

Compulsory literature:

Brandštetter, P. Electronics.: Study text in English, VŠB-Technical University of Ostrava, 2015. Horowitz, P., Hill, W.: The Art of Electronics. Cambridge University Press, 3rd edition 2015. ISBN 0521809266. Heumann, K.: Basic Principles of Power Electronics. Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg New York, ISBN 3642826768, 2012.

Recommended literature:

Kale, C.O.: Introduction to passive, linear, and digital electronics. Reston Publishing Company, ISBN 0-8359-3263-X, 1985.


Subject has no prerequisities.


Subject has no co-requisities.