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Fall 2014-2015
* 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
22152 L01 01:30:00 pm - 02:50:00 pm T Th   Friend Center   004   Enrolled:36 Limit:60
22150 B01 07:30:00 pm - 10:20:00 pm M   Engineering Quad F-Wing   F115   Enrolled:10 Limit:20
22153 B02 07:30:00 pm - 10:20:00 pm W   Engineering Quad F-Wing   F115   Enrolled:8 Limit:20
22151 B03 07:30:00 pm - 10:20:00 pm T   Engineering Quad F-Wing   F115   Enrolled:18 Limit:20