Introduction to the basic principles of communication theory and systems. Topics include basic principles of communication theory, review of signal & systems, probability theory and random signals, analog communication such as baseband/passband modulation/demodulation techniques and performance analysis.
1. Week 1~2: Introduction 2. Week 3~4: Review of signals and systems 3. Week 5~7: Analog signal transmission and reception 4. Week 8: Mid-term exam 5. Week 9~10: Review of probability and random processes 7. Week 11~14: Performance of analog communication systems 8. Week 15~16: Review and final exam The schedule is subject to change and it will be announced in class.