Best Reference Books – Electronic Systems Design

We have compiled the list of Top 10 Best Reference Books on Electronic Systems Design subject. These books are used by students of top universities, institutes and colleges. Here is the full list of top 10 best books on Electronic Systems Design along with reviews.

Kindly note that we have put a lot of effort into researching the best books on Electronic Systems Design subject and came out with a recommended list of top 10 best books. The table below contains the Name of these best books, their authors, publishers and an unbiased review of books on "Electronic Systems Design" as well as links to the Amazon website to directly purchase these books. As an Amazon Associate, we earn from qualifying purchases, but this does not impact our reviews, comparisons, and listing of these top books; the table serves as a ready reckoner list of these best books.

1. “Microelectronic Circuits” by A S Sedra and K C Smith

Book Review: This book reflects the changes that have happened in the field of CMOS technology in the past few years. The book contains small and modular chapters which makes it a streamline organization. The book also contains chapter on digital integrated circuits which makes it a great guide for computer engineering students. The book also contains chapters on MOSFETs and BJTs. The book also contains various exercises at the end of every chapter.

2. “Design and Applications of Analog Integrated Circuits” by S Soclof

“Design and Applications of Analog Integrated Circuits” Book Review: The book is designed for engineering students. The book has separate chapters for analog interface circuits and systems, data converters, active RC, mixed analog, simulation and modelling and many more. The book promotes and expedites the propagation of research results and tutorial views in the analog field. It also includes a large volume of research activity in the field happening worldwide. It emphasises a lot on interdisciplinary research efforts combining device/circuit/technology issues.

3. “Electronics of Measuring Systems – Practical Implementation” by T T Lang

Book Review: The book covers the practical aspects of both analog and digital measurement systems. The book makes the designers well versed with the technology of developing array of electronic devices in various measuring systems. The various topics covered in the book include transducer interfacing, noise reduction, signal processing, multiplexers, data organisation and processing. The book is very useful for researchers and practitioners in the field of analog and digital measurement systems.

4. “The Art of Electronics” by P Horowitz and W Hill

Book Review: This book is considered as the best book in the field of electronic circuit design. The Book includes various screenshots that demonstrate the behaviour of working circuits. The book also contains numerous graphs that contains data which is very useful for designing the circuits. The book also explains how to select the circuit components by taking into consideration the important characteristics of essential parts. This book is a good reference for students, researchers, professionals who work with electronic circuits.

5. “Noise Reduction Techniques in Electronic Systems” by H W Ott

“Noise Reduction Techniques in Electronic System” Book Review: Noise Reduction Techniques is a book designed for undergraduate students of electrical engineering students. This book has it’s prior edition, the current edition provides us new chapters related to digital circuit radiation, digital circuit noise and layout, susceptibility of electronic systems to electrostatic discharge and more material on FCC regulations. As this field is difficult to explain there’s a lot of theory along with practical solutions.

6. “Digital Signal Processing: A Computer Based Approach” by S K Mitra

Book Review: The book is filled with various examples and the book contains application driven text which uses MATLAB programs that demonstrate theory and design of digital signal processing. The book contains chapters on finite dimensional LTI discrete time systems, correlation of signals, phase delays, group delays, FIR filters and spectral analysis of random signals. The book also contains a separate chapter on the applications of digital signal processing which is very easy to understand.

7. “Simulation in the Design of Digital Electronic Systems” by J B Gosling John B Gosling

“Simulation in the Design of Digital Electronic Systems” Book Review: This book is designed in such a way that every person involved in electronic engineering or research can use this as a reference. Majorly it describes the structure of simulators. It includes compiled codes and algorithms for digital electronic system simulators and also keeps time verification in loop. While introducing the problems of designing models it partly points out how users’ models should be constructed using application specific integrated circuits (ASICs) and partly exposes the limitation to the modelling process.

8. “Digital Design with RTL Design, VHDL, and Verilog ” by Vahid Frank Vahid

“Digital Design with RTL Design, VHDL, and Verilog ” Book Review: This book deals with Digital Designing with different tools. It can be used for engineering students pursuing computer engineering or people working in the information technology sector. It has great content with a simple language used that can be understood by all. The book is designed for a beginner in this area. It is very well written for new learners.

9. “Electronic Chips & Systems Design Languages” by Jean Mermet

“Electronic Chips & Systems Design Languages” Book Review: The book describes a lot of new and advanced technology and talks about a lot of advanced design languages.The book can be used by novice to intermediate level i.e. from designers to the students willing to be a designer. The challenge before them was to master the multilingual environment. The book brings along a great knowledge of the best contributions to the industry. The academic concepts present in it provide excellent theories to the student readers which helps them strengthen their foundation for the subject.

10. “Power Electronic Systems : Theory and Design” by Agrawal

“Power Electronic Systems : Theory and Design” Book Review: The book is designed for engineering students pursuing their bachelors degree. It serves as a complete reference book for the students for the subject. It also has key features like strong pedagogical support, complete with numerous examples, illustrations, problems, clearly stated objectives and summaries. The book has used MATLAB extensively for explanation purposes, which makes the process very simple and interesting i.e. using simple maths. It integrates PSPICE circuit simulation throughout the discussion of each topic and simulation.

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