* ELE 301 No Pass/D/Fail
Designing Real Systems
This course focuses on the science, engineering, and design of the highly integrated systems that dominate many of today's devices. Analysis of systems, sub-systems, and basic principles will be covered, with an emphasis on hardware-software optimization, sampling and digitization, signal and noise, feedback and control, and communication.
Sample reading list:
A.V. Oppenheim, et al., Signals and Systems, 2nd ed.
Weekly homework assignments and 5-40 pages of reading per week. Weekly labs include computing and simulation exercises using Matlab, sensor design, and system control.
Mid Term Exam - 25%
Final Exam - 40%
Lab Reports - 15%
Problem set(s) - 20%
Course is required for concentrators
Prerequisites and Restrictions: