Electrical and Computer Engineering
 

Signals and Systems

Signals and Systems
Time and frequency domain analysis of discrete or continuous systems subjected to periodic or nonperiodic input signals.
EC EN
380
 Hours4.0 Credit, 3.0 Lecture, 3.0 Lab
 PrerequisitesEC EN 240 & MATH 334
 NoteA help session is available. Attendance is recommended.
 TaughtFall
 ProgramsContaining EC EN 380
Course Outcomes: 

Continuous-Time LTI System

Application of integral calculus, differential equations, complex variables, to transform analysis of a continuous-time LTI system.

Discrete-Time LTI System

Application of integral calculus, difference equations, complex variables, to transform analysis of a discrete-time LTI system.

Continuous-Time Convolution Problems

Application of integral calculus to solve continuous-time convolution problems.

Discrete-Time Convolution Problems

Application of geometric series and related forms to solve discrete-time convolution problems.

Sampling Theory

An understanding of the consequences and principles associated with digitally sampling and reconstructing analog signals.

Tools

Ability to use Matlab or similar tools to analyze, model, simulate, and experiment with linear systems.

Filter Design

Ability to interpret and synthesize signals and systems in both the time and frequency domains to meet functional requirements for the junior project.

Laboratory Communication

Ability to track progress of laboratory experiments following professional lab book practices.