ECE Course Outline

ECE4602

Communication Systems Laboratory (0-3-1)

Prerequisites
ECE 4601
Corequisites
None
Catalog Description
To examine the performance of analog and digital telecommunications systems and components.
Textbook(s)
No Textbook Specified.
Topical Outline
Telecommunications Signals
  Spectral Analysis of Periodic and Random Signals
  Statistical Properties of Random Signals
  Eye Patterns
  Pseudo-Noise Sequences

Analog Modulation
  Conventional AM
  Double Side Band Suppressed Carrier
  Single Side Band Suppressed Carrier
  Frequency Modulation

Analog Demodulation
  Synchronous Demodulator
  Envelope Demodulator
  Frequency Discriminator
  Pha se Locked Loop

Computer Simulation of Telecommunication Systens
  Binary Phase Shift Key
  Quadrature Phase Shift Key
  Offset Quadrature Phase Shift Key
  Multipath-fading
  Probability of Error vs. SNR

Digital Telecommunications
  Spectra of Binary FSK
  Bell 103 Type Modem
  SNR Measurement
  BER Measurement

Coding
  Convolutional Coding
  Viterbi Decoding