13E042SIS - Signals and Systems

Course specification
Course title Signals and Systems
Acronym 13E042SIS
Study programme Electrical Engineering and Computing
Module Electronics
Type of study bachelor academic studies
Lecturer (for classes)
Lecturer/Associate (for practice)
Lecturer/Associate (for OTC)
ESPB 6.0 Status mandatory
Condition none
The goal Familiarization of students with the basics of analysis of continuous and discrete signals and systems in time and frequency domains. Training of students to use a computer for analysis of signals and systems.
The outcome After this course, students are able to understand and apply Fourier, Laplace and z transforms and methods of signal processing
Contents of lectures Definition and classification of signals and systems. Basic characteristics of systems. Application of differential and difference equation for system modelling. Fourier analysis of continuous and discrete signals. Laplace transformation of continuous signals. The transfer function, poles and zeros a system. Z transformation of discrete signals. Sampling and reconstruction of continuous signals.
Contents of exercises Introduction and use of MATLAB programming system
  1. Miodrag Popović, Signals and systems, Academic mind, 2006.
  2. A. Oppenheim, A. Willsky, S. Nawab, Signals and Systems, 2nd Ed., Prentice Hall, 1997.
Number of hours per week during the semester/trimester/year
Lectures Exercises OTC Study and Research Other classes
3 2 1
Methods of teaching Lectures with computer demonstrations. Exercises in computer laboratory.
Knowledge score (maximum points 100)
Pre obligations Points Final exam Points
Activites during lectures 0 Test paper 45
Practical lessons 0 Oral examination 0
Colloquia 35
Seminars 20