Digital Signal Processing Applications

EE482 Spring 2014


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

Lecture: TuTh 14:30-15:45, CBC C222
Final: Th May 15, 15:10-17:10
Look up your final exam schedule now to determine conflicts.

Real-Time Digital Signal Processing: Fundamentals, Implementations, and Applications, 3rd Edition, Kuo, Lee, Tian, ISBN: 978-1-118-41432-3
Recommended Text:
The Scientist and Engineer's Guide to Digital Signal Processing, Smith, ISBN: 978-0966017632.
Available Free Online

Catalog Description:
Application of signals and systems theory. Topics may include audio and speech signal processing, image processing, multi-spectral imaging, biomedical signals, and active sensing technologies such as Radar and Lidar.
Prerequisites: EE361

Course Syllabus: [pdf]


Final: 20% 05/15 15:10
Quizzes (5): 25% TBD
Project: 25% 05/08
Homework: 30% Bi-Weekly
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. The course will have a term project. You will be required to submit a project report in the form of a conference styled manuscript and make a presentation.


03/13/14 Project Description [pdf] is posted. Project proposals are due Tu. 3/25, the first class after Spring Break.
02/05/14 Homework #2 is due on Tu. 2/11 not Th. 2/13 as originally posted. Quiz01 will be on Th. 2/13.
01/09/14 Welcome to Spring 2014.

Schedule (Tentative)

WeekDateLecture TopicReadingAssignment
1 01/21 Tu Course Introduction [pdf] RTDSP Ch 1-2 HW01 [pdf]
Due Th 01/30
Solutions [pdf]
01/23 Th DSP Fundamentals [pdf]
2 01/28 Tu Random variables and Numerical effects [pdf] RTDSP Ch 2-3
01/30 Th FIR Filter Design and Implementation [pdf]
3 02/04 Tu IIR Filter Design and Implementation [pdf] RTDSP Ch 3-4 HW02 [pdf]
Due Tu 02/11
Solutions [pdf]
02/06 Th IIR Filter Design and Implementation [pdf]
4 02/11 Tu Quiz01 review RTDSP Ch 5 HW03 [pdf]
Due Tu 02/18
Solutions [pdf]
02/13 Th Quiz01 Ch 1-3
5 02/18 Tu Frequency Analysis [pdf] RTDSP Ch 5
02/20 Th Frequency Analysis - FFT [pdf][B/W pdf]
Texas Instruments FFT source notes [ppt]
6 02/25 Tu Quiz02 Review RTDSP Ch 4
02/27 Th Quiz02
7 03/04 Tu Adaptive Signal Processing [pdf] RTDSP Ch 6 HW04 [pdf]
Due Tu 03/11
Solutions [pdf]
03/06 Th Adaptive Signal Processing [pdf]
8 03/11 Tu Project Intro Project Description [pdf]
03/13 Th Quiz03
9 03/18 Tu Spring Break
03/20 Th Spring Break
10 03/25 Tu Speech Processing [pdf] RTDSP Ch 9
03/27 Th Speech Processing
11 04/01 Tu Audio Signal Processing [pdf] RTDSP Ch 10 HW05 [pdf]
Due Th 04/10
Solutions [pdf]
04/03 Th Audio Signal Processing
12 04/08 Tu Quiz04 Review [pdf] RTDSP Ch 11
04/10 Th Image Processing
13 04/15 Tu Image Processing [pdf] RTDSP Ch 11
04/17 Th Quiz04
14 04/22 Tu Image Processing RTDSP Ch 11 HW06 [pdf]
Due Th 04/29
Solutions [pdf]
04/24 Th Image Processing
15 04/29 Tu Quiz05 Review
05/01 Th Quiz05
16 05/06 Tu Project Presentations
05/08 Th Project Presentations
17 05/15 Th Final