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Date 
Title 
Read 
Homework & Handouts 
1 
30 Aug 
Introduction to DSP 
Chap 1 
Syllabus,
PS1,
PS1_ecg.txt
(rclick, save link as...) 
2 
2 Sep 
Discrete time signals overview 
2.12.1.2 
PS2 
3 
4 
Note: WedisaMonday Symmetry 
2.1.3 
PS3 
4 
6 
Common sequences, sampling 
2.3 
PS4 
5 
9 
DT Systems, examples and types 
2.4 
PS5 
6 
13 
Convolution 
2.5.1 
PS6 
7 
16 
Review for Test 1: signals and systems in the time
domain 

Test 1 study guide 
8 
20 
Test 1: DT Signals & Systems in the Time Domain 


9 
23 
DTFT  intuition and math 
3.1 
PS9 
10 
27 
DTFT  tables, properties 
3.1 
PS10 
11 
30 
DFT  intuition, math, and Matlab 
3.2 
PS11/12, due at start of lecture 13 
12 
Oct 4 
Changing between the DTFT, DFT 
3.3 
2 lesson assignment 

13 
7 
DFT properties, linear convolution w/ DFT 
3.4, 3.6 
PS13 

14 
9 
during lab: Z transform  math, intuition, properties 
3.73.8 
PS14,
Z transform
tables,
notation handout 

11 
Class DNF (comp time for 9 Oct) 



15 
14 
Inverse Z transform by PFD 
3.9 
PS15,
student notes 

16 
18 
Review Test 2: signals in the freq domain 

Test 2 study guide 
17 
21 
Test 2: Signals in the frequency domain



18 
25 
Transfer function: 3 perspectives 
notes 
none 
19 
28 
Steadystate vs causal responses 
notes 
PS19 
20 
1 Nov 
Geometric interpretation of pole/zero plots 

PS20 
21 
4 
FIR filters: Ideal and realizable LP, HP 

none 
22 
8 
Class during Wed lab from Monday FIR and IIR filters, C code 

PS22 

11 
No class  Founder's Day 


23 
12 
Note: TuesdayisaMonday Filter design using Matlab 

PS23 (includes class notes) 
24 
15 
Sampling of CT signals in the freq domain 
4.1,2 
Work on Lab 6 
25 
18 
DSP site visit 


26 
26 
Modern Topics in DSP 


27 
6 Dec 
Final exam review  Test 1, course admin 

Final exam study
guide 
28 
9 
Final exam review  Test 2 



14 
Final Exam, Sat 14 Dec 14001700 

