Electriconics and Telecomunication Engineering Syllabus of Indian Engineering Services Exam

The following will be the subjects for the written examination:-

CATEGORY IV(Electriconics and Telecomunication Engineering )

Subject Duration Maximum Marks Marks
Section I - Objective Papers
General Ability Test
(Part A: General English)
(Part B: General Studies)
2 hrs. 200
Electriconics and Telecomunication Engineering - Paper I 2 hrs. 200
Electriconics and Telecomunication Engineering - Paper II 2 hrs. 200
Section II - Conventional Papers
Electriconics and Telecomunication Engineering - Paper I 3 hrs. 200
Electriconics and Telecomunication Engineering - Paper II 3 hrs. 200
TOTAL 1000

ELECTRONICS AND TELECOMMUNICATION ENGINEERING (For both objective and conventional type papers)

Paper I

1.Materials and components :

Structure and properties of Electrical Engineering materials Conductors, Semi‐conductors and Insulators, Magnetic,Ferroelectric, piezoelectric Ceramic, Optical and Superconducting materials. Passive components and characteristics Resistors,Capacitors and Inductors : Ferrites, Quartz crystal. Ceramic resonators, Electromagnetic and electro‐mechanical components

2. Physical Electronics, Electron Devices and ICs :

Electrons and holes in semi‐conductors. Carrier Statistics, Mechanism of current flow in a semi‐conductor, Hall effect. Junction theory; Different types of diodes and their characteristics; Bipolar Junction transistor; Field effect transistors; Power switching devices like SCRs. CTOs, power MOSFETs; Basics of ICs‐bipolar, MOS and CMOS types; Basics of Opto‐Electronics.

3. Signals and Systems :

Classification of signals and systems; System modelling in terms of differential and difference equations; State variablerepresentation; Fourier series; Fourier transforms and their application to system analysis; Laplace transforms and their application to system analysis; Convolution and superposition integrals and their applications; Z‐transforms and their applications to the analysis and characterisation of discrete time systems; Random signals and probability. Correlation functions; Spectral density; Response of linear system to random inputs.

4. Network Theory :

Network analysis techniques: Network theorems, transient response steady state sipusoidal response; Network graphs and their applications in network analysis; Tellegen’s theorem. Two port networks : Z, Y, h and transmission parameters.Combination of two ports analysis of common two ports. Network functions; parts of network functions; obtaining a network function from a given part. Transmission criterion : dalcy and rise time. Elmorc’s and other definition effect of cascading Elements of network synthesis

5. Electromagnetic Theory :

Analysis of electrostatic and magnetostatic fields; Laplace’s and Potson’s equations; Boundary value problems and their solutions; Maxwell’s equations : application to wave propagation in bounded and unbounded media; Transmission lines : basic theory, standing wave, matching applications microstrip lines; basics of waveguides and resonators; Elements of antenna theory

6.Electronic Measurement and Instrumentation :

Basic concepts standards and error analysis; Measurements of basic electrical quantities and parameters; Electronic measuring instruments and their principles of working, analog and digital, comparison characteristics, applications Transducers; Electronic measurements of non-electrical quantities like temperature, pressure, humidity etc. Basics of telemetry for industrial use.

Paper II

1.Analog Electronic Circuits:

Transistor biasing and stabilization small signal analysis. Power amplifiers Frequency response. Wide banding techniquesFeedback amplifiers Tuned amplifier? Oscillators, Rectifiers and power; supplies Op Amp PLL other linear integrated circuits and applications Pulse shaping circuits and waveform generator.

2.. Digital Electronic Circuits :

Transistor as a switching element; Boolean algebra simplification of Boolean functions, Karnaugh man and applications’ IC Logic gates and their characteristics : IC logic families : DTL, TTL, ECL, NMOS PMOS and CMOS gates, and their comparisonCombinational logic circuits; Half adder Full adder. Digital compartor. Multiplexer. Demultiplexer; ROM and their applications,Flipflops, R‐S, J. K., D and T np‐nops; Different types of counters and resisters; Waveform generators. A/D and D/A conveners.Semi‐conductor memories.

3. Control Systems:

Transient and steady state response of control systems, Effect of feedback on stability and sensitivity; Root locus techniques;Frequency response analysis Concepts of gain and phase margins; constant‐M and Consta. N Nichols’s Chart; Approximation oftransient response from Constant‐N nichols Chart; Approximation of transient response from closed loop frequency response;Design of Control systems Compensators; Industrial controllers.

4. Communication Systems:

Basic information theory. Modulation and detection in analogue and digital systems; Sampling and data reconstructionQuantization & Coding; Time division and frequency division multiplexing, Equalisation; Optical Communication in free space and fibre optic; Propagation of signals at HF, VHP, UHF and microwave frequency; Satellite Communication.

5. Microwave Engineering:

Microwave Tubes and solid state devices, Microwave generation and amplifiers, Waveguides and other Microwave Components and Circuits Microstrip circuits, Microwave Antennas, Microwave Measurements, Masers Lasers; Microwave propagation. Microwave Communication systems‐terrestrial and Satellite based.

6. Computer Engineering:

Number Systems; Data representation; Programming; Elements of a high level programming language PASCAL/ C. Use of basic data structures; Fundamentals of computer architecture; Processor design; Control unit design; Memory organisation. I/O System Organisation, Micro‐processors : Architecture and instruction set of micro‐processors 8085 and 8086. Assembly language programming. Micro processor based system design : typical examples. Personal computers and their typical uses.