ECE 471: Communication Theory
Prerequisite: ECE 321 and ECE 384
General Education requirement: Natural Science Technology
Probability theory,Â signals and linear networks, Fourier transforms, random processes and noise are reviewed.Â Analog communications including amplitude and frequency modulation with and without noise are studied. Digital communications including baseband pulse modulation, quantization, sampling theory,Â digital pulse shaping, matched filter, Nyquist criterion and error rates due to noise are covered.