MS1STT - Statistical Communication Theory

Course specification
Course title Statistical Communication Theory
Acronym MS1STT
Study programme Electrical Engineering and Computing
Module Audio and Video Communications
Type of study master academic studies
Lecturer (for classes)
Lecturer/Associate (for practice)
Lecturer/Associate (for OTC)
    ESPB 6.0 Status elective
    Condition Telecommunications 1, Telecommunications 2, Radio communications, Information theory and coding in telecommunications
    The goal To provide students with understanding of basic discrete and continual random processes. Introduction to filtering, correlation and detection theory.
    The outcome At the end of the course, the students will be familiar with the basic methods that use probabilistic approach in solving communications problems.
    Contents of lectures Communication system model. Random variables. Distributions and transformations of random variables. Moments. Characteristic function. Random processes, ansamble. Stationarity, ergodicity, correlation function. Wiener-Khinchine theorem. Extraction of signal by using filtration and correlation methods. Viener filter. Detection of signal in noise.
    Contents of exercises Excercises and homeworks
    1. D. Drajic: Introduction in statistical communications theory, Academic mind, 2nd ed., 2006, Belgrade.
    2. A. Papoulis, Probability, Random Variables, and Stohastic Processes, 2nd ed., McGraw Hill Book Company, 1986. (Original title)
    3. H. L. Van Trees, Detection, Estimation, and Modulation Theory, Part I: Detection, Estimation, and Linear Modulation Theory, John Wiley & Sons, Inc. New York, 2001. (Original title)
    Number of hours per week during the semester/trimester/year
    Lectures Exercises OTC Study and Research Other classes
    3 1
    Methods of teaching Lectures, excercises, homeworks, project (optionaly).
    Knowledge score (maximum points 100)
    Pre obligations Points Final exam Points
    Activites during lectures 0 Test paper 60
    Practical lessons 40 Oral examination 0
    Projects 0
    Colloquia 0
    Seminars 0