Communication Theory


September 7th: Introduction

                    Link: Why Statistics.

September 9th: Random variables

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

September 14th: Random processes: stationarity and ergodicity

                    Readings: Sections 3.3.1, 3.3.2 and 3.3.3 from Artes et al., and 4.2.0, 4.2.1, 4.2.2 and 4.2.3 from Proakis y Salehi.

September 16th: Random processes: examples and LTI systems

                    Readings: Sections 3.3.3 and 3.3.4 from Artes et al., and 4.2.3 and 4.2.4 from Proakis y Salehi.

                    Matlab Examples:

September 21st: Random processes in the frequency domain

                    Readings: Sections 3.3.5 from Artes et al., and 4.3 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 23rd: Gaussian Processes and Band Limited Random Processes

                    Readings: Sections 3.3.6, 3.3.7 and 3.3.8 from Artes et al., and 4.4, 4.5 and 4.6 from Proakis and Salehi.

September 28th: Problem solving

                    Exercises: 4.35, 4.37, 4.38, 4.40 (1, 2 and 3), 4.44, 4.59, 4.61(1) and 4.62 from Proakis y Salehi. Test Questions: 1 and 2.

September 30th: Problem solving

                    Exercises: 4.46, 4.51, 4.56 and 4.57(1) from Proakis and Salehi. Test Question: 4.

October 5th: Lab Session


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October 26th: Lab Session


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November 23th: Lab Session


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December 14th: Lab Session


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December 16th: Review Session (if needed)


December 21st: Review Session (if needed)