ECE Courses by TIG

Course NumberCourse Title and Catalog Description

ECE6280

Cryptography and Security

Algebraic and number theory approaches to cryptographic techniques, information security, secret key and public key encryption, signature schemes, hash functions, message authentication, and key distribution. Credit not allowed for both ECE 6280 and CS 6260.

ECE4270

Fundamentals of Digital Signal Processing

Introduction to Digital Signal Processing. Sampling Theorem,Discrete-time Fourier transform,power spectrum,discrete Fourier transform and the FFT algorithm,z-Transform, digital filter design and implementation.

ECE4273

Design Synthesis of Application-Specific Signal Processors

Fundamentals of theory and practice of DSP chip design in VHDL. Exposure to tools and environments for chip design, simulation, and verification.

ECE6282

Radar Imaging

An in depth study of digital signal processing methods for Synthetic Aperture Radar (SAR) image formation. Methods are also applicable to sonar.

ECE6258

Digital Image Processing

An introduction to the fundamentals and the theory of multidimensional signal processing and digital image processing, including key applications in multimedia products and services including machine learning

ECE6272

Fundamentals of Radar Signal Processing

Signal modeling including radar cross section, multipath, and clutter. Properties of the ambiguity function and coded waveforms. Algorithms for doppler processing, detection, and radar imaging.

ECE4260

Random Signals and Applications

Introduction to random signals and processes with emphasis on applications in ECE. Includes basic estimation theory, linear prediction, and statistical modeling.

ECE6250

Advanced Digital Signal Processing

An introduction to advanced signal processing methods that are used in a variety of application areas.

ECE6255

Digital Processing of Speech Signals

The application of digital signal processing to problems in speech communication. Part of this goal requires a laboratory project.

ECE6260

Data Compression and Modeling

Theory and algorithms of signal encoding and decoding for data compression. Applications in information systems, digital telephony, digital television, and multimedia Internet.

ECE6277

DSP Software Systems Design

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

ECE6786

Medical Imaging Systems

A study of the principles and design of medical imaging systems such as X-ray, ultrasound, nuclear medicine, and nuclear magnetic resonance. Cross-listed with BMED 6786.

ECE6276

DSP Hardware Systems Design

A study of theory and practice in the design and implementation of DSP algorithms on programmable processors, multiprocessors, and ASICs.

ECE6273

Methods of Pattern Recognition with Application to Voice

Theory and application of pattern recognition with a special application section for automatic speech recognition and related signal processing.

ECE7252

Advanced Signal Processing Theory

A lecture and seminar treatment of the latest developments in signal processing. Emphasis is placed on current literature and emerging research areas.

ECE6780

Medical Image Processing

A study of methods for enhancing, analyzing, interpreting and visualizing information from two- and three-dimensional data obtained from a variety of medical imaging modalities. Cross-listed with CS and BMED 6780.

ECE6279

Spatial Array Processing

Introduce application areas where signals are sampled over space and time. Transfer knowledge of time-based techniques to spatial processing. Develop algorithms unique to spatial processing.

ECE7251

Signal Detection and Estimation

Detection theory and estimation theory and their application to communications and statistical signal processing problems.

ECE3077

Introduction to Probability and Statistics for ECE

Introduction to probability, random variables, distributions, estimation, confidence intervals, linear regression and other tools for describing and managing uncertainty in electrical and computer engineering.

ECE2026

Introduction to Signal Processing

Introduction to discrete-time signal processing and linear systems. Sampling theorem. Filtering. Frequency response. Discrete Fourier Transform. Z Transform. Laboratory emphasizes computer-based signal processing.

ECE4271

Applications of Digital Signal Processing

Applications of DSP in speech, image processing, radar, pattern recognition, and adaptive filtering requiring working software implementations applied to the analysis of real signals.

ECE6254

Statistical Digital Signal Processing and Modeling

Introductory course in digital signal processing, and includes the following topics: Signal Modeling, Optimum Filters, and Power Spectrum Estimation.

ECE6271

Adaptive Filtering

Basic theory of adaptive filter design and implementation. Steepest descent, LMS algorithm, nonlinear adaptive filters, and neural networks. Analysis of performance and applications.