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W 01/17: Course Introduction (Chap 1: pp. 1-6) Figs
F 01/19: Analog vs. Digital Communications (Chap 1: pp. 10-12)
M 01/22: Signals (Chap1: pp. 13-18; Chap2: pp. 24-25)
W 01/24: Systems (Chap2: pp. 26-30)
F 01/26: CTFT (Chap2: pp. 30-40)
M 01/29: DTFT and DFT (Chap2: pp. 46-51), HW1
W 01/31: DFT and Sampling Theorem (Chap2: pp. 52, 56-67)
F 02/02: Probability Theory (Chap4: pp. 178-180), Project 1
M 02/05: Probability Theory (Chap4: pp. 180-187), HW1 due
W 02/07: Probability Theory (Chap4: pp. 188-196)
F 02/09: Probability Theory (Chap4: pp. 197-208), Project1 due, HW2
M 02/12: Signal Spaces (Chap5: pp. 214-216)
W 02/14: Signal Spaces (Chap5: pp. 217-222)
F 02/16: Synthesis and Analysis Equations (Chap5: pp. 222-226), HW2 due
M 02/19: Pulse Amplitude Modulation (PAM) Continuous-Time (Chap5: pp. 226-231)
W 02/21: Pulse Amplitude Modulation (PAM) Discrete-Time (Chap5: pp. 233-238; Appendix A: pp. 673-675) Fig.A.1.1 Fig.A.1.2
F 02/23: Pulse Shaping, NRZ, RZ, MAN, HS (Appendix A: pp. 673-675) Fig.A.2.1 Fig.A.2.2
M 02/26: Pulse Shaping, Nyquest No-ISI (Appendix A: pp. 676-681)
W 02/28: Pulse Shaping, Raised-Cosine Pulse Shape (Appendix A: pp. 681-687) Fig.A.2.4 Fig.A.2.5
F 03/02: Project 2 Fig.A.2.6 Fig.A.2.7
M 03/05: Performance of PAM (Chap6: pp. 305-311)
W 03/07: Performance of PAM (Chap6: pp. 311-313), M-ary QAM (Chap5: pp.238-241) Fig.6.1.3, Project 2 Due
F 03/09: M-ary QAM (Chap5: pp.238-241)
M 03/12: M-ary QAM (Chap5: pp.241-249) Fig.5.3.3, Fig.5.3.4-5, Fig.5.3.7, Fig.5.3.8 W 03/14: HW 4 and Midterm 1 Review, HW4 due
F 03/16: Midterm 1
M 03/26: Midterm 1 Solve
W 03/28: M-ary QAM Continuous-time Realization (Chap5: pp.249-256) Fig.5.3.12, Fig.5.3.13, Fig.5.3.14
F 03/30: M-ary QAM Discrete-time Realization and OQPSK (Chap5: pp.256-265)
M 04/02: OFDM (Chap5: pp.265-269) Fig.5.5.3
W 04/04: OFDM (Chap5: pp.269-273)
F 04/06: MAP and ML Detection (Chap5: pp.273-274)
M 04/09: ML Detection (Chap5: pp.274-279)
W 04/11: QAM Performance (Chap6: 313-318)
F 04/13: MPSK Performance (Chap6: 319-321), Project 3 due
M 04/16: Project 3 Review, Union Bounds (Chap6: pp.321-323), Homework 5 due
W 04/18: Union Bounds, Comparison (Chap6: pp. 323-326)
F 04/20: Comparison (Chap 6: pp. 326-331)
M 04/23: Carrier Phase Synchronication, Problem Formulation (Chap7: pp.359-365)
W 04/25: Continuous-Time PLL (Appendix C: pp. 718-724)
F 04/27: Continuous-Time PLL (Appendix C: pp. 725-732), Homework 6 due
M 04/30: Carrier Phase Synchronication for QPSK and Maximum Likelihood Design (Chap7: pp.365-373, 409-419)
W 05/02: Midterm 2
M 05/07: Project 4 due


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