Courses and Labs
Welcome to Sergio Franco's
FRANCO is Emeritus Professor of Electrical Engineering at
San Francisco State University, where he has taught courses in electronics
since 1980. He was born in Friuli, and earned his Ph.D. from the
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Prior to becoming professor,
Dr. Franco has had extensive industrial experience and has published
in such diverse areas as solid state physics, pattern recognition,
electronic music, IC design, and medical and consumer electronics.
Dr. Franco is the author of three textbooks:
Circuit Design - Discrete and Integrated
with Operational Amplifiers & Analog Integrated Ciruits
He has also contributed to three other books. His textbooks have been
translated into Chinese, Korean,
Italian and Spanish.