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Last approved: Wed, 22 Feb 2017 09:03:42 GMT

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School of Engineering and Applied Sciences
Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE)
Communication Theory
Communication Theory
Fall 2017
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ECE 6015


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Every Year
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Principles of digital communications. Channels, digital modulation; optimum receivers and algorithms in the AWGN; coherent, non-coherent, and fading channels. Correlation detectors, matched filters; diversity. Bounds on performance of communications, comparison of communications systems and implementation issues.
As a result of taking this course:

• the student will be able to understand the operation of analog and digital communication systems and employ the acquired competence to designing such systems.

• Through exposure to the mathematical formulation of communication signals, channels, modulation and demodulation schemes and channel coding the student will be able to design various analog and digital information transmission systems

• The course will enable students to evaluate the performance of existing and planned communication systems under various conditions
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riffat (Tue, 17 Jan 2017 16:56:54 GMT): Rollback: Please rewrite the learning outcomes as things that the students will be able to do as a result of completing the course.
suresh (Mon, 06 Feb 2017 17:00:05 GMT): Rollback: See comments from AD Rifat
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