8 Most Important books for UGC-NET/JRF/SET in Electronic Science, with syllabus

8 Most Important books for UGC-NET/JRF/SET in Electronic Science




Code No.: 88 CBSE NET January 2017 Electronic Science Syllabus

Subject : Electronic Science

There will be two question papers, UGC NET Electronics Paper II will cover 50 Multiple Choice Questions ( Multiple choice, Matching type, True / False, Assertion-Reasoning type ) carrying 100 marks and UGC NET Electronics Paper III will have two Parts-A and B.

Part-A will have 10 short essay – type questions ( 300 words ) carrying 16 marks each. There will be one question from each unit with internal choice from the same unit. Total marks will be 160.

Part-B will be compulsory and questions will be set from Unit-I to Unit-X. The candidate will attempt only one question from Part-B ( 800 words ) carrying 40 marks. Total marks of UGC NET Electronics Paper III will be 200.


UGC NET Electronics Paper II and III ( Part A & B ) :

Unit – I : Electronic Transport in semiconductor, PN Junction, Diode equation and diode equivalent circuit. Breakdown in diodes, Zener diodes, Tunnel diode, Semiconductor diodes, characteristics and equivalent circuits of BJT, JFET, MOSFET, IC fabrication-crystal growth, epitaxy, oxidation, lithography, doping, etching, isolation methods, metalization, bonding, Thin film active and passive devices.

Unit-II : Rectifiers, Voltage regulated ICs and regulated power supply, Biasing of Bipolar junction transistors and JFET. Single stage amplifiers, Multistage amplifiers, Feedback in amplifiers, oscillators, function generators, multivibrators, Operational Amplifiers ( OP AMP ) – characteristics and Applications, Computational Applications, Integrator, Differentiator, Wave shaping circuits, F to V and V to F converters. Active filters, Schmitt trigger, Phase locked loop.

Unit – III : Rectifiers, Voltage regulated ICs and regulated power supply, Biasing of Bipolar junction transistors and JFET. Single stage amplifiers, Multistage amplifiers, Feedback in amplifiers, oscillators, function generators, multivibrators, Operational Amplifiers ( OP AMP ) – characteristics and Applications, Computational Applications, Integrator, Differentiator, Wave shaping circuits, F to V and V to F converters. Active filters, Schmitt trigger, Phase locked loop.

Unit – IV : Logic families, flip – flops, Gates, Boolean algebra and minimization techniques, Multivibrators and clock circuits, Counters – Ring, Ripple. Synchronous, Asynchronous, Up and down shift registers, multiplexers and demultiplexers, Arithmetic circuits, Memories, A/D and D/A converters.

Unit – V : Architecture of 8085 and 8086 Microprocessors, Addressing modes, 8085 instruction set, 8085 interrupts, Programming, Memory and I/O interfacing, Interfacing 8155, 8255, 8279, 8253, 8257, 8259, 8251 with 8085 Microprocessors, Serial communication protocols, Introduction of Microcontrollers ( 8 bi t) – 8031 / 8051 and 8048.

Unit – VI : Introduction of High – level Programming Language, Introduction of data in C. Operators and its precedence, Various data types in C, Storage classes in C, Decision-making and forming loop in program, Handling character, Arrays in C, Structure and union, User defined function, Pointers in C, Advanced pointer. Pointer to structures, pointer to functions, Dynamic data structure, file handling in C, Command line argument, Graphics-video modes, video adapters, Drawing various objects on screen, Interfacing to external hardware via serial / parallel port using C, Applying C to electronic circuit problems. Introduction to object-oriented Programming and C++.

Introduction of FORTRAN language, programming discipline, statements to write a program, intrinsic functions, integer-type data, type statement, IF statement, Data validation, Format-directed input and output. Subscripted variables and DO loops. Array, Fortran Subprogram.

Unit – VII : Maxwell’s equations, Time varying fields, Wave equation and its solution, Rectangular waveguide, Propagation of wave in ionosphere, Poynting vector, Antenna parameters, Half-wave antenna, Transmission lines, Characteristic of Impedance matching, Smith chart, Microwave components-T, Magic – T, Tuner. Circulator isolator, Direction couplers, Sources-Reflex Klystron, Principle of operation of Magnetron, Solid State Microwave devices; Basic Theory of Gunn, GaAs FET, Crystal Defector and PIN diode for detection of microwaves.

Unit – VIII : Basic principles of amplitude, frequency and phase modulation, Demodulation, Intermediate frequency and principle of superheterodyne receiver, Spectral analysis and signal transmission through linear systems, Random signals and noise, Noise temperature and noise figure. Basic concepts of information theory, Digital modulation and Demodulation; PM, PCM, ASK, FSK, PSK, Time-division Multiplexing, Frequency-Division Multiplexing, Data Communications-Circuits, Codes and Modems. Basic concepts of signal processing and digital filters.

Unit – IX ( a ) : Characteristics of solid state power devices – SCR, Triac, UJT, Triggering circuits, converters, choppers, inverters, converters. AC-regulators, speed control of a.c. and d.c. motors.

Stepper and synchronous motors; Three phase controlled rectifier; Switch mode power supply; Uninterrupted power supply.

Unit – IX ( b ) : Optical sources – LED, Spontaneous emission, Stimulated emission, Semiconductor Diode LASER, Photodeteetors – p – n photodiode. PIN photodiode, Phototransistors, Optocouplers, Solar cells, Display devices, Optical Fibres-Light propagation in fibre, Types of fibre, Characteristic parameters, Modes, Fibre splicing, Fibre optic communication system-coupling to and from the fibre, Modulation, Multiplexing and coding, Repeaters, Bandwidth and Rise time budgets.

Unit – X ( a ) : Transduces – Resistance, Inductance Capacitance, Peizoelectric, Thermoelectric, Hall effect, Photoelectric, Techogenerators, Measurement of displacement, velocity, acceleration, force, torque, strain, speed and sound temperature, pressure, flow, humidity, thickness, pH, position.

Measuring Equipment-Measurement of R, L and C, Bridge and Potentiometers, voltage, current, power, energy, frequency / time, phase, DVMs, DMMs, CRO, Digital storage oscilloscope, Logic probes, Logic State Analyser, Spectrum Analyzer, Recorder, Noise and Interference in instrumentation, Instrumentation amplifiers, Radio Telemetry.

Analytical Instruments – Biomedical instruments – ECG, blood pressure measurements, spectrophotometers, Electron Microscope, X-ray diffractometer.

Unit – X ( b ) : Open – loop and close-loop control system. Error amplifier, on – off controller, Proportional ( P ), Proportional-Integral ( PI ), Proportional – Derivative ( PD ), PID controllers, Dynamic Behaviour of control systems-servomechanism characteristics parameters of control systems-Accuracy, Sensitivity, Disturbances, Transient response, Stability, Rputh-Hurwitz criterion, Bode plots, Nyquist criterion, Controlling speed. Temperature and position using analog  / digital control circuits.

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Intended to serve as a primary reference for the latest question papers with complete solutions for the UGC CBSE NET/JRF ELECTRONIC SCIENCE (88) subject for PAPER II (9) and III (9), a total of 18 papers . Model papers(3) with answer keys are also included for practice. Answer Templates are provided in two variations for real time exam experience. Total 310 interior pages, A4 size 70 GSM, exceptional quality with laminated cover. Sample book of 70 pages uploaded for closer examination of the book content in this link: https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B7t9542Mxh3lNFVJdUI0U0hURlU/view?ts=594ce330 NOTE: This book contains question papers and solutions only for preparation of UGC/CBSE NET Exam on Electronic Science.








This Book Contains 20 Model Papers on Paper And 10 Models Papers On Paper III, Also there are Previous Years Solved Papers from June 2012, this actual exam Paper and Model Practice Papers are Highly useful for the Exam Purpose.


Handbook Series of Electronics & Communication Engineering Paperback – 2013

by Experts Compilation




Electronics (Gate, UGC-CSIR : NET/SET, B.Tech.)

By Prof. Dr. S.L. Kakani (Author), K.C. Bhandari (Author)

This book is meant for UGC-CSIR NET/SET, GATE, etc. and also useful for other national and state level entrance examinations. The book covers complete text material exactly as the latest pattern. Every chapter contains study aids, typical solved problems, sufficient number of multiple choice questions, matching questions, short answer questions with answers and complete solutions / hints. At the end of the book previous years, GATE examination questions are given with solutions. The book will also be useful for B.Sc. and B.Tech. students. SALIENT FEATURES : 1. Complete and exhaustive text material exactly as per the latest UGC-CSIR NET/SET, GATE. 2. Every chapter contains good number of typical solved problems, sufficient number of multiple choice questions with answers and solutions, matching questions and short answer questions. 3. At the end of the book, previous years GATE examinations questions are given with complete solutions. 4. The book is useful for B.Sc., B.Tech. students and also for national and state level entrance examinations. 5. The book is quite useful for interviews for the post of Assistant Professor, Lecturer, etc. CONTENTS - 1. Circuit / Network Analysis 2. Semiconductor and Semiconductor Diodes 3. Rectifiers, Filter, Power Supply and Voltage Regulation Rectifiers, Filters and Voltage Regulation 4. Bipolar Junction Transistor (BJT) and Field Effect Transistor (FET) 5. Small Signal Voltage Amplifiers 6. Powre Amplifiers 7. Feedback Amplifiers 8. Operational Amplifiers 9. Oscillators 10. Modulation and Demodulation 11. Logic Circuits : Gates 12. Cathode Ray Oscilloscope 13. Wave Shaping Circuits 14. Ionosphere 15. Television and Radar 16. VLSI Technology 17. OPTO-Electronics (Photonics) 18. Communication Systems


Question Bank on Electronics Technology: Useful for GATE, UGC-NET, SLET, CSIR and Other Competitive Exams.

by M.Balaji Prasad (Author), V.Sengodan (Author)


Designed as a reference book, it provides a solid base to the students of Electronics Technology. Keeping in mind the need fora complete guide to enhance the logical thinking, appropriate reasoning and problem solving capabilities of the students and others concerned, this book is compiled to prepare them for various competitive examinations. It has an exhaustic coverage of all types of questions like, Matching Items, Synthesis, Data Interpretation, Memory Testing numbering more than 4000 on various topics, with special emphasis on the applications of fundamental concepts and theories in Electronics Technology.


Modern UGC NET/SLET: Electronic Science


This Book Contains Previous Years Solved Papers On Subject Offered By Ugc Net . In Addition To Solved Papers From Dec. 2004 Till Date On Both Paper Ii And Paper Iii, Their Are 20 Model Practice Sets On Paper Ii And 10 Model Practice Sets On Paper Iii, To Enhance Your Understanding On This Main Subject.


UGC-CSIR NET/JRF Engineering Sciences

by J P Pradhan (Author), D P Pradhan (Author), Aakash Shukla (Author)







8 Most Important books for UGC-NET/JRF/SET in Computer Science, with syllabus.

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