EE 1350 Intro to Electrical and Computer Engineering





Course Syllabus





Our Grader is Michael Figg!


Michael will hold Office hours in the Junkins 3rd Floor computer lab:

        Mondays: 4 - 6 PM

        Tuesdays: 8 - 10:50 AM

        Thursdays: 12:30 - 1:50 PM







Monday Textbook:


Fundamentals of Electrical Engineering I

Don Johnson, Rice University

OpenStax, available at:

Fundamentals of Electrical Engineering 1 (local)




Wednesday Skills (more coming):


How to get an A in Engineering


How to Read an Equation


On Algorithms

Local excerpt




Friday Textbook:


How We Got Here

Andy Kessler (audio)

How We got Here (local)


Friday Cases (more coming):


Without the Hot Air, David MacKay

Without the hot air (local)


Vari-Lite, Jim Bornhorst


How the Game is Played, Bob Paluck


Empire of the Air: The Men Who Made Radio, Ken Burns ($5 get together and split the cost)


Semiconductor Processing

TSMC Economist Article


Computing Power

Nordhaus 2001

Nordhaus 2006



Apple Preliminary Offering

Mackintosh Business Plan