This course introduces students to the key concepts and topics of information technology and their significance for business, economics, and society. Topics include understanding how computers work, fundamental concepts relating to hardware, software, central processing unit, input and output, storage, networks and internet. The course also improves basic PC, Windows, and MS Office skills, and intermediate-level Word and PowerPoint skills.

- Teacher: Shahin Mehdipour Ataee

To become familiar with Electromagnetic
induction; Faraday's and Lenz's laws; transformer and motional electromotive
force; induction heating; transformer; displacement current; time-varying
fields; Maxwell's equations; wave equations; time-harmonic fields; complex
phasors; scalar and vector potential functions; plane waves in vacuum; plane
waves in dielectrics and conductors; polarization; skin effect; electromagnetic
energy and power; Poynting's theorem; reflection and refraction of plane waves
at dielectric interfaces; Snell's laws; Fresnel formulas; critical angle; total
internal reflection; total transmission; Brewster's angle; standing waves;
transmission line theory; TEM waves; transmission line parameters; lossy and
lossless lines; matching of transmission lines to their loads.

- Teacher: Pouya BOLOURCHI

This course aims to introduce Ohm’s law, Kirchhoff’s law, series and parallel resistor combination, Wye and Delta transformation, nodal and loop analysis, Op-Amp model, Superposition, Thevenin and Norton’s theorem, capacitors, inductors, first order circuit, and second order circuits.

- Teacher: Pouya BOLOURCHI

This course aims to introduce the Number Systems, Binary representation of data, Binary Logic, Boolean algebra and Boolean theorems. Application of Boolean theorems for simplification of logic functions. Minterm and Maxterm expansion; SOP, POS and Canonical forms of representation. Use of Karnaugh maps. Multi-level Logic gate networks, functionally complete sets of logic gates. Combinational circuit analysis and design. Memory elements; latches and flip flops. Sequential circuit analysis and design techniques. Synchronous counters, FSM and Datapath. Fan-in Fan-out. Sequential Circuit timing analysis. Memory chips; RAM, ROM and PLDs.

- Teacher: Pouya BOLOURCHI