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Lecture | Recitations | Labs |
Tuesday & Thursday
3:00 - 4:15 p.m Lecture Hall, Room 2 |
Wednesday, 3:30 - 4:20 p.m., Robinson, Room B-103
Thursday, 12:30 - 1:20 p.m., Robinson, Room B-220 Friday, 3:30 - 4:20 p.m., Robinson, Room B-103 |
Monday, 12:30. - 2:20 p.m., Sci & Tech II, Room 17
Thursday, 4:30 - 6:20 p.m., Sci & Tech II, Room 137 Wednesday, 10:30 a.m. - 12:20 p.m., Sci & Tech II, Room 137 |
Graduate Teaching Assistants:
Requirements:
Text: Signals and Systems, Continuous and
Discrete, 4th Edition, R.E. Ziemer, W.H. Tranter, and D.R. Fannin,
Prentice Hall, 1998
Homework Assignments |
Examples | ECE 220 Lab Experiments |
Bibliography |
Introduce the students to the basic types of signals and systems encountered in engineering and to the important definitions and properties of these systems.
Introduce the students to methods that allow us to characterize and analyze continuous-time signals and systems in terms of their frequency responses and frequency content.
Introduce the students to methods that allow us to characterize and analyze continuous-time signals and systems in terms of their time-domain behavior.
Requirement | Weight |
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Tests (2) | 40% |
Homework | 10% |
Exam | 30% |
Lab | 20% |
Test #1, Chapters 1, 3 -- Thursday, September 19
Test #2, Chapters 4, 5 -- Thursday, October 31
Final Exam, all material covered, but emphasizing Chapters 2 and 7.
Tuesday, December 17, 1:30 p.m. - 4:15 p.m., Lecture Hall, Room 2.
Last day to drop classes without Dean's permission -- Friday, September 27.
No lecture class on Tuesday, October 15 due to Columbus Day Recess!! Labs scheduled for Monday, October 14 will be held on Tuesday, October 15.
Chapter 1 -- Introduction to signals and systems, properties of signals and systems, special types of input signals - 2 class periods.
Chapter 3 -- Periodic signals and their representation, trigonometric and exponential Fourier series, line frequency spectra - 4 class periods.
Chapter 4 -- Aperiodic signals, the Fourier transform, steady-state frequency response, filtering of signals - 3 class periods.
Chapter 5 -- Properties and theorems of the Laplace transform, partial fraction expansion - 4 class periods.
Chapter 6 -- Laplace transform applications, transfer functions and frequency response, Bode magnitude and phase plots, block diagrams - 5 class periods.
Chapter 2 -- Input/output analysis of signals and systems in the time domain, the convolution integral and the impulse response, stability of linear systems - 4 class periods.
Chapter 7 -- State space analysis of systems, the concept of state, the form of state equations, writing state equations, solving state equations - 3 class periods.
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