Course Schedule - Spring Semester 2020

     

ELEC 551 002 (CRN: 24500)

MODERN COMM. THEORY & PRACTICE

Long Title: MODERN COMMUNICATION THEORY AND PRACTICE
Department: Electrical & Computer Eng.
Instructors:
Shepard, Clayton W.
Doost-Mohammady, Rahman
Meeting: 4:00PM - 6:29PM T AEL A116 (13-JAN-2020 - 24-APR-2020) 
Session: Full Term
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Lecture
Language of Instruction: Taught in English
Method of Instruction: Face to Face
Credit Hours: 3
Course Syllabus:
Course Materials: Rice Campus Store
 
Restrictions:
Must be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Graduate
Section Max Enrollment: 49
Section Enrolled: 2
Total Cross-list Max Enrollment: 49
Total Cross-list Enrolled: 7
Enrollment data as of: 3-DEC-2021 7:13AM
 
Additional Fees: None
 
Final Exam: Scheduled Final Exam-OTR Room
Final Exam Time:
29-APR-2020  
2:00PM - 5:00PM W TBA TBA
 
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. Cross-list: ELEC 430. Mutually Exclusive: Cannot register for ELEC 551 if student has credit for ELEC 430.