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ECE 460: Communication and Information Theory

Course Information from University Catalog

Limited to 2 Attempts


Introduction to analog and digital communications. Topics include review of important concepts from signals and systems theory and probability theory; Gaussian processes and power spectral density; digital transmission through additive white Gaussian channels; sampling and pulse code modulation; analog signal transmission and reception using amplitude, frequency and phase modulation; and affects of noise on analog communication systems.

When Offered: Fall, Spring

Hours of Lecture or Seminar per week: 3

Credits: 3

Prerequisites:

Grade of C or better in ECE 220 and STAT 346

1 Course Sections Scheduled for Fall 2017

1 Course Sections Scheduled for Spring 2018

1 Course Sections Scheduled for Fall 2018

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