Signals and Systems I

EE360 Fall 2014


Dr. Brendan Morris,
SEB 3216
OH: MTuWTh 16:00-17:00

Lecture: TuTh 14:30-15:45, WRI C305
Final: Th Dec 11, 15:10-17:10
Look up your final exam schedule now to determine conflicts.

Textbook: Signals and Systems, A.V. Oppenheim, A.S. Willsky, and S.H. Nawab, 2nd Edition, ISBN: 0-13-814757-4
Recommended Text: Schaum's Outlines: Signals and Systems, H. Hsu, 2nd Edition, ISBN: 978-0-07-163472-4
Linear Systems and Signals, B.P. Lathi, 2nd Edition ISBN: 978-0-19-515833-5

Catalog Description:
Review of discrete linear system theory including the z-transform, the Fourier transform, discrete and fast Fourier transform. Sampling, reconstruction and multirate systems, IIR and FIR digital filter design including digital filter structures and finite word length effects.
Prerequisites: EE 221 or EE 292 and MATH 431
Corequisites: MATH 459 or MATH 432 and EE 360D

Course Syllabus: [pdf]


Midterms: 35% TBD
Final: 35% 12/11 15:10
Homework: 30%

Homework will include Matlab programming problems. Students may work together in study groups but all assignments must be completed individually. Homework will be due in class on the designated date. No late homework will be accepted unless prior notification and arrangements are made.


10/21/14 Discussion section problems will count toward your homework grade. Be sure to attend and learn how to use Matlab to help you problem solve.
09/29/14 Midterm Practice [pdf] problems are now available.
08/25/14 Welcome to Fall 2014.

Schedule (Tentative)

WeekDateLecture TopicReadingAssignment
1 08/26 Tu Signals and Systems
OW Ch 1 HW01 [pdf]
Solutions [pdf]
Due Th 09/04
08/28 Th Signals
2 09/02 Tu Systems and Properties OS Ch 2 HW02 [pdf]
Solutions [pdf]
Due Th 09/18
09/04 Th Linear Time-Invariant Systems
3 09/09 Tu Convolution
OS Ch 2
09/11 Th Convolution
4 09/16 Tu LTI Differential Equations
OS Ch 2 HW03 [pdf]
Solutions [pdf]
Due Th 09/25
09/18 Th LTI Difference Equations
5 09/23 Tu Fourier Series
OS Ch 3.1-3.9
(no 3.4)
HW04 [pdf]
Solutions [pdf]
Due Th 10/02
09/25 Th Fourier Series
6 09/30 Tu Fourier Series
OS Ch 1-3 Midterm Practice [pdf]
10/02 Th Review
7 10/07 Tu Midterm01
OS Ch 9
10/09 Th Laplace Transform
8 10/14 Tu Laplace Transform
OS Ch 9 HW05 [pdf]
Solutions [pdf]
Due Th 10/23
10/16 Th Laplace Transform
9 10/21 Tu Laplace Transform
OS Ch 9 HW06 [pdf]
Solutions [pdf]
Due Th 10/30
10/23 Th Z Transform
10 10/28 Tu Z Transform
OS Ch 10 HW07 [pdf]
Solutions [pdf]
Due Th 11/06
10/30 Th Z Transform
11 11/04 Tu State Space Analysis
Schaum Ch 7
11/06 Th Review
12 11/11 Tu Labor Day Holiday
11/13 Th Midterm02
13 11/18 Tu State Space Analysis
11/20 Th State Space Analysis
14 11/25 Tu State Space Analysis
OS Ch 4 HW08 [pdf]
Solutions [pdf]
Due Tu 12/02
11/27 Th Thanksgiving
15 12/02 Tu State Space Analysis
OS Ch 4
12/04 Th Final Review
16 12/11 Th Final -