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Electrical and Computer Engineering Department
Electrical and Computer Engineering Department

EE354 Syllabus Spring 2016

Week Lesson Date Day Topic Reading Homework Solutions Remarks
1 1 1/12/16 T (M) Course Intro Tuesday is a Monday Schedule
2 1/13/16 W Review of Signals WB: 1.0-1.14
Lab 1/14/16 Th Energy/Power Gain & dB
Fourier Series
Fourier Transform
WB: 2.1-2.4
WB: 2.5-2.8
WB: 3.1-3.2
Dr. Anderson @ Ft. Collins
3 1/15/16 F Filtering and Linear System Theory WB: 4.1-4.5 Homework #1
WB: 1.16 #1 - #6
Dr. Anderson @ Ft. Collins
2 1/18/16 M MLK Day (No Classes)
4 1/20/16 W Complex Baseband Representation UM: 2.7-2.8
Lab 1/21/16 Th Intro to Lab Equipment

Lab 1

spec_analysis.m

5 1/22/16 F Snow Day Lab Time Homework #2
WB 2.9: #1, 3, 5, 6
WB 3.3: #1, 2, 4(a,h), 6
3 6 1/25/16 M Snow Day Dr. Anderson @ RWW
7 1/27/16 W Sampling and Aliasing WB: 5.1-5.3
UM: 4.3
Dr. Anderson @ RWW
Lab 1/28/16 Th

Software Lab 2.1 (Problem 2.11 pre-lab)

Turn In Sheet

Dr. Anderson @ RWW
8 1/29/16 F PAM
Quantization and ADC
WB: 6.1-6.3
4 9 2/1/16 M Quantization and ADC WB: 6.1-6.3 Homework #3
UM: 2.14
WB 3.3: #5 - #9
WB 4.5: #1(a,c,e,f), 2, 3(a,d), 4
10 2/3/16 W

Introduction to Analog Modulation

PPT Slides (link limited to USNA student only)

Lab 2/4/16 Th Sampling and Aliasing (Part 1)

Lab 3

Grading Info

Rubric

 
11 2/5/16 F AM Modulation UM: 3.1-3.2
5 12 2/8/16 M

FM Modulation

PPT Slides (link limited to USNA student only)

FM Spectrum Handout (link limited to USNA student only)

UM 3.3 Homework #4
WB: 5.4 #1, 5
WB: 6.3 #1, #3
13 2/10/16 W Superheterodyne Receiver UM 3.4

Lecture Notes

Example Handout

Lab 2/11/16 Th Sampling and Aliasing (Part 2) EE433 @ NYU
14 2/12/16 F

AM and FM Demodulation

Demod Lecture Notes

Homework #5
UM:  3.3, 3.14, 3.15
6 2/15/16 M Presidents Day (No Classes) Ac Reserve
15 2/17/16 W Exam 1
Lab 2/18/16 Th

Analog Modulation

Lab 4

Grading Info

Interview Grading Rubric

16 2/19/16 F Intro to Digital Modulation
Digital Baseband Line Codes
7 17 2/22/16 M PSD for Baseband Digital Line Codes UM 4.1
18 2/24/16 W Intro to ASK/FSK/PSK UM 4.1
Lab 2/25/16 Th Analog Demodulation

Lab 5

filter_lowpass

filter_IF

filter_RF

19 2/26/16 F M-Ary Digital Baseband UM 4.1 Homework #6:  3.13, Supplemental
8 20 2/29/16 M PSD of Linear Digital Modulation UM 4.2
21 3/2/16 W Digital Baseband Examples UM 4.2
Lab 3/3/16 Th Analog Demodulation (Cont.)
22 3/4/16 F Design for Bandlimited Channels Homework #7: Supplemental
9 23 3/7/16 M Nyquist Criteria for Zero ISI 4.3
24 3/9/16 W

Signal Constellation Diagrams

4.3.3
Lab 3/10/16 Th Intro to ASK/FSK/PSK

Lab 7

askfskpsk_511bits.txt

Interview Grading Rubric

25 3/11/16 F Digital Baseband Mini Lab Lab 6
3/14/16 M Spring Break
3/18/16 F No Classes
10 26 3/21/16 M Overview of ASK/FSK/PSK Supplemental Homework #8:  UM: 4.3, 4.6, 4.7
27 3/23/16 W Review of Probability WB: A.1-A.7
UM: 5.1-5.5
Lab 3/24/16 Th Intro ASK/FSK/PSK(Continued)
28 3/25/16 F Gaussian Random Variable WB: A.8
UM: 5.6
 
11 29 3/28/16 M Random Processes WB:  7.1
UM:  5.7.1-5.7.2
Supplemental Reading
30 3/30/16 W Autocorrelation and PSD WB: 7.2-7.3
UM:  5.7.2-5.7.6
Lab 3/31/16 Th Cyber Project Intro

Cyber Project (link limited to USNA student only)

Cyber Project Submission Sheet (link limited to USNA student only)

Homework 9: WB  B.2, B.3, B.4(a,c)

31 4/1/16 F

Exam 2

Exam 2 Add On (link limited to USNA student only)

Lectures 15-30
12 32 4/4/16 M Intro to Digital Receiver Design
Ye Old Threshold Receiver
Supplemental Ac Reserve
33 4/6/16 W Gaussian Noise WB: 7.4
UM: 5.8
Lab 4/7/16 Th ASK/FSK/PSK Simple Demod

Lab 8

filter_baseband.m

Combined with Lab 9 Interview Grading

34 4/8/16 F Signal to Noise Ratio for Analog Modulation WB: 7.5
UM: 5.E
13 35 4/11/16 M Hypothesis Testing and Decision Rules UM 6.1
36 4/13/16 W UM 6.1
Lab 4/14/16 Th ASK/FSK/PSK Demod Performance

Lab 9

Matlab Functions

37 4/15/16 F UM 6.1 Homework 10:  5.29, 5.31, 5.33, Supplemental
14 38 4/18/16 M ML Decision (Threshold Receiver)
39 4/20/16 W Threshold and MAP Decision Supplemental  
Lab 4/21/16 Th ASK/FSK/PSK Demod Performance Interview Grading Rubric  
40 4/22/16 F Lab Time  
15 41 4/25/16 M Cyber Project Electronic Protection
42 4/27/16 W Capstone Day (No Classes)
Lab 4/28/16 Th Cyber Project Night (Comp Time) Schedule (link limited to USNA student only)
43 4/29/16 F Review Homework 11:  6.3, Supplemental
44 5/2/16 M Exam 3 Lectures 29-41