ECE Courses by TIG

Course NumberCourse Title and Catalog Description

ECE6110

CAD for Computer Communication Networks

Investigation of the methodologies and algorithms used for designing and optimizing computer/communications networks with a focus on the algorithmic aspects of network design.

ECE3056

Architecture, Concurrency, and Energy in Computation

Basic organizational principles of the major components of computer processors: cores, memory hierarchy, and the I/O subsystem. Implications for performance, concurrency, and energy.

ECE2035

Programming for Hardware/Software Systems

Creation of complex execution and storage mechanisms, based on instruction set architecture, for software design including high-level programming languages and operating systems. Programming design projects.

ECE7102

RISC Architectures

An advanced design oriented class studying the design techniques and operational principles of modern Superscalar RISC datapaths.

ECE3090

Software Fundamentals for Engineering Systems

Using computer algorithms for solving electrical engineering problems arising in various application domains. Development of effective algorithms and their implementation by object-oriented code.

ECE6102

Dependable Distributed Systems

Concepts, theory, and practice of dependable distributed systems. Techniques for tolerating hardware and software faults.

ECE3020

Mathematical Foundations of Computer Engineering

Fundamental concepts in discrete mathematics and their efficient realization via algorithms, data structures, computer programs, and hardware. Discussion of engineering and computational applications.

ECE4185

Embedded Microcontroller Design

Design, implement, and debug embedded microcontroller systems. Develop code; understand underlying assembly code instructions and addressing modes. Use ADC, timers, and other resources.

ECE6101

Parallel & Distributed Computer Architecture

An advanced study of the critical issues and limiting factors in the design of asynchronous and synchronous parallel and distributed architectures.

ECE6277

DSP Software Systems Design

Specification, evaluation, and implementation of realtime DSP applications on embedded DSP-based environments.

ECE4100

Advanced Computer Architecture

Comprehensive coverage of the architecture and system issues that confront the design of high performance workstation/PC computer architectures with emphasis on quantitative evaluation. Credit is not allowed for both ECE 4100 and any of the following courses: ECE 6100, CS 4290, CS 6290.

ECE6122

Advanced Programming Techniques

Covers a number of advanced topics in programming methods, data management, distributed computing, and advanced algorithms used in typical engineering applications.

ECE4122

Advanced Programming Techniques for Engineering Applications

Course covers a number of programming techniques for distributed and parallel computing and other advanced methods, such as multiprecision arithmetic and nonblocking I/O.

ECE4112

Internetwork Security

Hands on experimentation and evaluation of Internet Security theory, principles, and practices. Laboratory component involves implementing both defensive and offensive security techniques.

ECE4110

Internetwork Programming

Exploration of internet implementation as a network of embedded computing systems. Internetworking skills for design and implementation of hardware and embedded software internet products.

ECE6100

Advanced Computer Architecture

Comprehensive coverage of the architecture and system issues that confront the design of a high performance workstation/PC computer architectures with emphasis on quantitaive evaluation. Credit is not allowed for both ECE 6100 and any of the following courses: ECE 4100, CS 4290, CS 6290.

ECE4180

Embedded Systems Design

Processors, chipsets, busses, and I/O devices for high-end embedded systems. Embedded operating systems; device drivers and applications for embedded systems.

ECE2036

Engineering Software Design

Object-oriented software methods for engineering applications. Numerical analysis methods; simulations and graphical presentation of simulation results; analysis of numerical precision. Programming projects.