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Fall 2013-2014
* ELE 301   No Pass/D/Fail

Designing Real Systems

Andrew A. Houck
Peter J. Ramadge
Sergio Verdú
David Wentzlaff

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.

Reading/Writing assignments:
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%

Other Requirements:
Course is required for concentrators

Prerequisites and Restrictions:
ELE 201.

Schedule/Classroom assignment:

Class numberSectionTimeDaysRoomEnrollmentStatus
21362 L01 1:30 pm - 2:50 pm T Th   Friend Center   004   Enrolled:39 Limit:60
21360 B01 7:30 pm - 10:20 pm M   Engineering Quad F-Wing   F110   Enrolled:15 Limit:20
23131 B02 7:30 pm - 10:20 pm W   Engineering Quad F-Wing   F110   Enrolled:5 Limit:20
21361 B03 7:30 pm - 10:20 pm T   Engineering Quad F-Wing   F110   Enrolled:19 Limit:20