8086 ARCHITECTURE: Main features, pin diagram/description, 8086 microprocessor family, 8086 internal architecture, bus interfacing unit, execution unit, interrupts and interrupt responses, 8086 system timing, minimum mode and maximum mode configuration.
8086 PROGRAMMING: Program development steps, instructions, addressing modes, assembler directives, writing simple programs with an assembler, assembly language program development tools.
80386 AND 80486 MICROPROCESSORS: Introduction, programming concepts, special purpose registers, memory organization, moving to protected mode, virtual mode, memory paging mechanism, architectural differences between 80386 and 80486 microprocessors.
Intel 8051 MICROCONTROLLER: Architecture, hardware concepts, input/output ports and circuits, external memory, counters/timers, serial data input/output, interrupts.
Assembly language programming: Instructions, addressing modes, simple programs. Interfacing: keyboard, displays (LED, 7-segment display unit), A/D and D/A converters.
PIC MICROCONTROLLER: Introduction, characteristics of PIC microcontroller, PIC microcontroller families, memory organization, parallel and serial input and output, timers, Interrupts, PIC 16F877 architecture, instruction set of the PIC16F877.
Microprocessors and Interfacing – Programming and Hard ware by Douglas V Hall, SSSP Rao, Tata McGraw Hill Education Private Limited, 3rdEdition.
The 8051 Microcontroller & Embedded Systems Using Assembly and C by Kenneth J.Ayala, Dhananjay V.Gadre,Cengage Learninbg , India Edition.
The Intel Microprocessors-Architecture, Programming, and Interfacing by BarryB.Brey, Pearson, EighthEdition-2012.
Microprocessors and Microcontrollers-Architecture, Programming and System Design by Krishna Kant, PHI Learning Private Limited, Second Edition,2014.
Microprocessors and Microcontrollers by N.Senthil Kumar, M.Saravanan and S.Jeevananthan, Oxford University Press, Seventh Impression2013
Understand fundamental characteristics of waveguides and Microstrip lines through electromagnetic field analysis.
Understand the basic properties of waveguide components and Ferrite materialscomposition
Understand the function, design, and integration of the major microwave components oscillators, power amplifier.
Understand a Microwave test bench setup formeasurements.
MICROWAVE TRANSMISSION LINES: Introduction, Microwave Spectrum and Bands, Applications of Microwaves. Rectangular Waveguides – TE/TM mode analysis, Expressions for Fields, Characteristic Equation and Cut-off Frequencies, Filter Characteristics, Dominant and Degenerate Modes, Sketches of TE and TM mode fields in the cross-section, Mode Characteristics – Phase and Group Velocities, Wavelengths and Impedance Relations; Power Transmission and Power Losses in Rectangular Guide, Impossibility of TEM mode. RelatedProblems.
CIRCULAR WAVEGUIDES: Introduction, Nature of Fields, Characteristic Equation, Dominant and Degenerate Modes.
Cavity Resonators– Introduction, Rectangular and Cylindrical Cavities, Dominant Modes and Resonant Frequencies, Q factor and Coupling Coefficients, Excitation techniques- waveguides and cavities, Related Problems.
MICROWAVE TUBES :Limitations and Losses of conventional tubes at microwave frequencies. Re-entrant Cavities,Microwave tubes – O type and M type classifications. O-type tubes :2 Cavity Klystrons – Structure, Velocity Modulation Process and Applegate Diagram, Bunching Process and Small Signal Theory –Expressions for o/p Power and Efficiency, Applications, Reflex Klystrons – Structure, Applegate Diagram and Principle of working, Mathematical Theory of Bunching, Power Output, Efficiency, Electronic Admittance; Oscillating Modes and o/p Characteristics, Electronic and Mechanical Tuning, Applications, Related Problems.
UNIT - IV
HELIX TWTS: Significance, Types and Characteristics of Slow Wave Structures; Structure of TWT and Suppression of Oscillations, Nature of the four Propagation Constants(Qualitative treatment).
Introduction, Cross-field effects, Magnetrons – Different Types, 8-Cavity Cylindrical Travelling Wave Magnetron – Hull Cut-off Condition, Modes of Resonance and PI-Mode Operation, Separation of PI-Mode, o/p characteristics.