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Date 
Title 
Read 
Homework & Handouts 
1 
31 Aug 
Introduction to DSP 
Chap 1 
Syllabus,
PS1,
PS1_ecg.txt
(rclick, save link as...) 
2 
3 Sep 
Discrete time signals overview 
2.12.1.2 
PS2 
3 
7 
Symmetry 
2.1.3 
PS3 
4 
10 
Common sequences, sampling 
2.3 
PS4 
5 
14 
DT Systems, examples and types 
2.4 
PS5 
6 
17 
Convolution 
2.5.1 
PS6 
7 
21 
Review for Test 1: signals and systems in the time
domain 

Test 1 study guide 
8 
24 
Test 1: DT Signals & Systems in the Time Domain 


9 
28 
DTFT  intuition and math 
3.1 
PS9 
10 
1 Oct 
DTFT  tables, properties 
3.1 
PS10 
11 
5 
DFT  intuition, math, and Matlab 
3.2 
PS11/12, due at start of lecture 13 
12 
8 
Changing between the DTFT, DFT 
3.3 
2 lesson assignment 

13 
8 
DLP: DFT properties, linear convolution w/ DFT 
3.4, 3.6 
PS13 


12 
Class DNF (met on 8 Oct) 


14 
15 
Z transform  math, intuition, properties 
3.73.8 
PS14,
Z transform
tables,
notation handout 
15 
19 
Inverse Z transform by PFD 
3.9 
PS15,
student notes 

16 
22 
Review Test 2: signals in the freq domain 

Test 2 study guide 
17 
26 
Test 2: Signals in the frequency domain Blaser:
1300 on Tue 23 Oct Reed: 1300 on Thu 25 Oct 


18 
29 
Transfer function: 3 perspectives 
notes 
none 
19 
2 Nov 
Steadystate vs causal responses 
notes 
PS19 
20 
5 
Geometric interpretation of pole/zero plots 

PS20 
21 
7 
FIR filters: Ideal and realizable LP, HP
(Friday class) 

none 

9 
No class  Founder's Day 



12 
Monday  Class DNF (switched with following
day) 


22 
14 
Class during Wed lab from Monday FIR and IIR filters, C code 

PS22 
23 
16 
Filter design using Matlab 

PS23 (includes class notes) 
24 
27 
Sampling of CT signals in the freq domain 
4.1,2 
Work on Lab 6 
25 
30 
DSP site visit 


26 
3 
Modern Topics in DSP 


27 
7 
Final exam review  Test 1, course admin 

Final exam study
guide 
28 
10 
Final exam review  Test 2 



14 
Final Exam, Sat 17 Dec 08301130 

