ENGS 68: Introduction to Communication Systems

Offered

15W: 2
Testorf

Textbooks  
Modern Digital and Analog Communications Systems, B.P. Lathi, 4th Edition, Oxford University Press, ISBN 9780195331455. Amazon: $177.13

16W: 2
Testorf

Prerequisites

Prior or concurrent enrollment in ENGS 22, ENGS 27 and ENGS 92 strongly recommended

Dist

TAS

This course provides an introduction to communication systems. The focus is on the deterministic aspects of analog and digital systems. The student is introduced to modeling and analyzing signals in the time and frequency domains. Modulation techniques are addressed as well as sampling, multiplexing, line coding, and pulse shaping. Recent developments in communication systems are briefly discussed.