In this lab, students will be looking at Metal-Oxide-Semiconductor field-effect transistors (MOSFETs), their operation, and applications in real-world examples and hands-on experiments. First, students will explore the definition and theory of a MOSFET and their functions. Then, students will examine MOSFETs and their importance in circuitry in simulation then in application on a bread board.


This is lab 6 of 14 in the course, Analog Electronics.


After completing this lab, students will be able to:
  1. Discuss the characteristics, operation and application of MOSFETs and identify the difference between a BJT and a MOSFET based on their behaviors.
  2. Identify the regions of operation and the threshold voltage of a MOSFET.
  3. Manipulate the input of a MOSFET to make it operate as a switch.


  • Basic proficiency using Multisim Live
  • Basic proficiency using ELVIS III Instruments
  • Basic knowledge of breadboarding
  • Basic knowledge of components and their behaviors

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