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Electrical and Computer Engineering Department
Electrical and Computer Engineering Department

EE434 Syllabus Spring 2016

Week Lesson Date Day Topic Reading Project Solutions Remarks
1 1 1/12/16 T (M) Course Intro
Antenna Fundamentals: Gain, Bandwidth, Pattern, Frequency, Size
PPT Slides Tuesday is a Monday Schedule
2 1/13/16 W

Introduction to the Dipole Antenna

Fundamentals of Antenna Arrays

PPT Slides
Lab 1/14/16 Th 4NEC2 Tutorial

http://goo.gl/GTJHN6

http://goo.gl/6wlcYm

http://goo.gl/BkA6Jp

Dr. Anderson @ Ft. Collins
3 1/15/16 F 4NEC2 Tutorial Dr. Anderson @ Ft. Collins
2 1/18/16 M MLK Day (No Classes)
4 1/20/16 W Introduction to the Yagi Antenna http://goo.gl/MQ2V3W Yagi Example
Lab 1/21/16 Th 4NEC2 Tutorial

Simulate 12-ElementYagi Antenna in Example

5 1/22/16 F Impedance Matching a Yagi
3 6 1/25/16 M Yagi Project Yagi Project Dr. Anderson @ RWW
7 1/27/16 W Yagi Project Dr. Anderson @ RWW
Lab 1/28/16 Th Yagi Project Dr. Anderson @ RWW
8 1/29/16 F Yagi Project
4 9 2/1/16 M Yagi Project
10 2/3/16 W Yagi Project
Lab 2/4/16 Th Yagi Testing / Pattern Measurements  
11 2/5/16 F Intro to GNU Radio

Older materials (may be partially deprecated)

https://goo.gl/m7aQus

GNU Radio Project
5 12 2/8/16 M GNU Radio Tutorial - Getting Started

https://goo.gl/30b1ZN

Tutorial/Lab PPT Slides

13 2/10/16 W Field Trip Comp Time
Lab 2/11/16 Th Field Trip to NYU   EE434 @ NYU
14 2/12/16 F Field Trip Comp Time
6 2/15/16 M Presidents Day (No Classes) Ac Reserve
15 2/17/16 W GNU Radio Tutorial - Analog
Lab 2/18/16 Th GNU Radio FM Reception and Demod with Yagi https://goo.gl/4njG3D
16 2/19/16 F Digital Signals with GNU Radio
7 17 2/22/16 M Yagi Antenna Presentations
18 2/24/16 W GNU Radio FSK/PSK
Lab 2/25/16 Th Pirate FM Demonstration
19 2/26/16 F GNU Radio FSK/PSK
8 20 2/29/16 M Building a Communication Link with GNU Radio
21 3/2/16 W GNU Radio Comms
Lab 3/3/16 Th GNU Radio Comms
22 3/4/16 F Digital Comms Demonstration
9 23 3/7/16 M Jamming and Spoofing Digital Signals
24 3/9/16 W Jamming and Spoofing
Lab 3/10/16 Th Jamming and Spoofing
25 3/11/16 F Hacking Keyless Entry Systems
3/14/16 M Spring Break
3/18/16 F No Classes
10 26 3/21/16 M Fundamentals of Direction Finding Speaker: Balint?
27 3/23/16 W Hacking Keyless Entry Systems
Lab 3/24/16 Th Hacking Keyless Entry Systems
28 3/25/16 F Speaker: Ken Baker
11 29 3/28/16 M Speaker: Tom Rondeau
30 3/30/16 W Overview of TDOA/DOA
Lab 3/31/16 Th Localization: Downed Pilot Demonstration Rhode and Schwarz
31 4/1/16 F Overview of TDOA/DOA
12 32 4/4/16 M DOA in Matlab / GNU Radio Ac Reserve
33 4/6/16 W DOA in Matlab / GNU Radio
Lab 4/7/16 Th DOA in Matlab / GNU Radio
34 4/8/16 F DOA in Matlab / GNU Radio
13 35 4/11/16 M DOA Nerf Cannon
36 4/13/16 W DOA Nerf Cannon
Lab 4/14/16 Th DOA Nerf Cannon
37 4/15/16 F DOA Nerf Cannon
14 38 4/18/16 M Overview of AIS Signals
39 4/20/16 W AIS Signal Decoding with GNU Radio - Indoor Dr. Anderson @ 5G Summit
Lab 4/21/16 Th AIS Signal Decoding with GNU Radio - Indoor Dr. Anderson @ 5G Summit
40 4/22/16 F AIS Signal Decoding with GNU Radio - Indoor Dr. Anderson @ 5G Summit
15 41 4/25/16 M Cyber Night Preparation
42 4/27/16 W Capstone Day (No Classes)
Lab 4/28/16 Th EE434 vs EE354 Cyber Night
43 4/29/16 F AIS Signal Decoding with GNU Radio - Outdoor
44 5/2/16 M AIS Signal Decoding with GNU Radio - Outdoor