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EC2254- LINEAR INTEGRATED CIRCUITS UNIT-I 1.What are the advantages of ICs over discrete components? 2.

How are ICs classified? 3.List the limitations of IC? 4.Explain the basic block diagram of an op-amp? 5.What is a current mirror? 6.Design a current source to provide an output current of 100A.Assume Vcc=5V,VBE(ON)=0.6V,=150. 7.Define sensitivity? 8.Show that the sensitivity of a simple current mirror is unity? 9.What is the use and advantage of an active load? 10.Why is the current mirror circuit used in differential amplifier stage? 11.What are voltage references? 12.Define bandgap reference? 13.Define temperature co-efficient? 14.What is the main advantage of an active load? 15.What is a differential amplifier? 16. Define CMRR? 17.What is PSRR? 18.Define slew rate and what causes it? 19.Sketch the openloop response of an op-amp? 20.What is the difference between compensated and uncompensated op-amp? 21.The output voltage of a certain op-amp changes by 20V in 4 s.What is slew rate?
22.Define gain bandwidth product? 23.Assuming the slew rate of the op-amp is 0.6V/ s,what is the maximum undistorted sine-wave that can be obtained for (a)10V peak (b)1V peak. 24.What is meant by roll-off rate? 25.What is the advantage and disadvantage of dominant pole compensation technique? 26.What is the advantage of pole zero compensation? 27.List the characteristics of an ideal op-amp? 28.What is the type of internal compensation used in op-amp? UNIT-II 1.List the features of IC741? 2.Explain the significance of virtual ground in an op-amp? 3.Define offset voltage? 4.What are the limitations of open loop configuration? 5.Name all the basic terminals of op-amp?\ 6.What is thermal drift? 7.Define input bias current? 8.Draw the circuit of an inverting amplifier using op-amp and give its important characteristics? 9.Define trans conductance amplifier? 10.What is a trans resistance amplifier? 11.What is the basic function of a differentiator? 12.What is the basic function of capacitor in differentiator and integrator? 13.What is the basic function of a integrator.Also draw its circuit diagram? 14.What is a voltage to current converter?

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15.Define VCCS,VCVS,CCVS,CCCS? 16.Give the application of integrator and differentiator? 17.What is the basic principle of a basic logarithmic amplifier? 18. What is the basic principle of a basic anti logarithmic amplifier circuit? 19.What is a current to voltage converter? 20.Draw an op-amp summing amplifier and obtain the expression for output voltage? 21.What is an instrumentation amplifier? 22.What is a comparator .List some applications of it? 23.What is a zero crossing detector? 24.What is hysteresis ? 25.What is a Schmitt trigger? 26. What is a precision diode? 27.What are the advantages of active filters over passive filters? 28.What is the roll off rate of a first order filter? 29.Define pass band and stop band of a filter? 30.What is a sallenkey filter? 31.Design a first order low pass filter at a cut-off frequency of 2KHZ with a passband gain of 2. 32.Define quality factor or figure of merit? 33.Draw the frequency response of a notch filter? 34.Give thew condition for oscillation? 35.What are multivibrators? 36.Design a RC phase shift oscillator for fo=300Hz. 37.State the requirements of an instrumentation amplifier? 38.Mention 2 linear and nonlinear operations performed by an op-amp? 39.Compare the ideal and practical characteristics of op-amp? 40. op-amp has a gain of 12 million.Express in dB? UNIT-3 1.Draw the block diagram of NE566 voltage controlled oscillator? 2.what is an operational transconductance amplifier?Draw the schematic? 3.What is a PLL? 4.What is a frequency synthesizer? 5.What is a four quadrant multiplier? 6.What is a compander IC?Enlist its features? 7.Define capture range and lock range? 8.An AC signal has got a magnitude of 0.1V peak to peak .suggest a suitable HWR for this signal? 9.Name 2 applications of PLL? 10.What is a VCO? 11.What is amplitude modulation? 12.What is a 2 quadrant multiplier? 13.What is the most important application of Schmitt trigger circuit? 14.Draw the sample and hold circuit? 15.Define voltageto-frequency conversion factor of VCO? 16.Why is capture range always smaller than the lock range? UNIT-4

1.Calculate the quantizing error for an 8 bit A/D converter with full scale input voltage of 2.55V? 2.Which is the fastest A/D converter . Give reason? 3.An 12 bit D/A converter has a resolution of 30mV/LSB.Find the full scale output voltage? 4.Why is the R-2R ladder better than weighted resistor DAC? 5.Calculate the number of comparators required for realizing a 4 bit flash A/D converter? 6.An 8 bit DAC has an output voltage of 0-2.55 V.Calculate its resolution?

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7.Define monotoniticity with respect to DAC? 8. Define resolution of DAC? 9.How many comparators are required to build an n-bit flash type A/D converter? 10.Calculate the output voltage Vo for digital input word of 01111111? 11.Define INL and DNL? 12.Define aliasing error? 13.Define the process of sampling? 14.How many bits are required to design a D/A converter ,that can have a resolution of 5mV? 15.What is a flash type A/D converter ?Why is it called so? UNIT-5 1.What is the need for switched capacitor filters in MOS technology? 2.What is a stagger tuned amplifier? 3.What are the advantages of switched capacitor filters? 4.State the conditions required for designing a video ampliofier? 5.Draw the internal block diagram of an IC voltage regulator? 6.Draw the circuit of a switched capacitor integrator? 7.What are the advantages of CMOS op-amp? 8.What are the advantages of IC video amplifier? 9.what are tuned amplifier? 10.What is a compander? List the applications of a compander? 11.What is an isolation amplifier? 12.What is a video amplifier? 13.What is the range of audio frequency?

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