Course Catalog - 2019-2020

     

ELEC 551 - MODERN COMM. THEORY & PRACTICE

Long Title: MODERN COMMUNICATION THEORY AND PRACTICE
Department: Electrical & Computer Eng.
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Lecture
Credit Hours: 3
Restrictions:
Must be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Graduate
Description: This is an upper-level course in digital communications, which is designed to prepare students for engineering work in high-tech industries and for graduate work in communications, signal processing, and computer systems. The course covers basic concepts and useful tools for design and performance analysis of transmitters and receivers in the physical layer of a communication system, including multiple antenna MIMO systems. A hands-on laboratory using a state-of-the-art radio testbed illustrates course concepts. Additional coursework required beyond the undergraduate course requirements. Mutually Exclusive: Cannot register for ELEC 551 if student has credit for ELEC 430. Graduate/Undergraduate Equivalency: ELEC 430. Mutually Exclusive: Cannot register for ELEC 551 if student has credit for ELEC 430.