Communication Theory

  Lectures

September 10th: Introduction

                    Link: Why Statistics.
 

September 15th: Random variable and processes

                    Readings: Sections 3.1, 3.2 and 3.3.1 from Artes et al. and 4.1 and 4.2.1 from Proakis and Salehi.
 

September 17th: Random processes: stationarity and ergodicity

                    Readings: Sections 3.3.2 and 3.3.3 from Artes et al., and 4.2.2 and 4.2.3 from Proakis y Salehi.

                    Matlab Examples: processes.zip.
 

September 22nd: Problem solving

                    Exercises: 4.35, 4.37, 4.38, 4.40 (1, 2 and 3) 4.44, 4.59 and 4.62 from Proakis y Salehi.
 

September 24th: Random processes in the frequency domain and Gaussian processes

                    Readings: Sections 3.3.4, 3.3.5, 3.3.6 and 3.3.7 from Artes et al., and 4.2.4, 4.3 and 4.4 from Proakis y Salehi.

                    Fourier's Transform: Sections 2.3.2 and 2.3.3 from Artes et al., and 2.2 from Proakis and Salehi.
 

September 29th: Band Limited Random Processes and Signal to Noise Ratio

                    Readings: Sections 3.3.8 from Artes et al., and 4.5 and 4.6 from Proakis and Salehi.
 

October 1st: Problem solving

                    Exercises: 4.46, 4.51 and 4.56 from Proakis and Salehi.
 

October 6th: Lab Session

                    Excercises.
 

October 6th: Modulation and Detection in Gaussian Channels

                    Readings: Sections 4.1 and 4.2 from Artes et al.
 

October 8th: Modulation in Gaussian Channels

                    Readings: Sections 4.2 and 4.A from Artes et al.
 

October 13th: Demodulation in Gaussian Channels

                    Readings: Section 4.3 from Artes et al.
 

October 13th: Decoding in Gaussian Channels

                    Readings: Section 4.4.1 from Artes et al.
 

October 15th: Probability of Error in Gaussian Channels

                    Readings: Section 4.4.2 from Artes et al.
 

October 20th: Probability of Error in Gaussian Channels and Encoder

                    Readings: Sections 4.4.2 and 4.4.3 from Artes et al.
 

October 20th: Encoder and Indefinite Symbol Transmission

                    Readings: Sections 4.4.3 and 4.5 from Artes et al.
 

October 22th: Problem solving

                    Exercises: 7.1, 7.3, 7.4, 7.5, 7.8, 7.9, 7.11, 7.14, 7.18, 7.19, 7.21, 7.23, 7.27, 7.33, 7.43, 7.45 and 7.46 from Proakis and Salehi.
 

October 27th: Lab Session

                    Excercises.
 

October 27th: Problem solving

                    Exercises: 7.1, 7.3, 7.4, 7.5, 7.8, 7.9, 7.11, 7.14, 7.18, 7.19, 7.21, 7.23, 7.27, 7.33, 7.43, 7.45 and 7.46 from Proakis and Salehi.
 

November 19th: Problem solving

                    Exercises: 6.1, 6.2, 6.5, 6.6, 6.9, 6.10, 6.29, 6.31, 6.35, 6.37, 9.1, 9.2, 9.3, 9.7, 9.10, 9.11 and 9.12 from Proakis and Salehi.
 

November 24th: Lab Session

                    Excercises.
 

November 24th: Problem solving

                    Exercises: 6.1, 6.2, 6.5, 6.6, 6.9, 6.10, 6.29, 6.31, 6.35, 6.37, 9.1, 9.2, 9.3, 9.7, 9.10, 9.11 and 9.12 from Proakis and Salehi.
 

December 3rd: Problem solving

                    Exercises: 3.8, 3.20 and 3.34 from Proakis and Salehi.
 

December 14th: Lab Session

                    Excercises.
 
 
 

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