# 
Date 
Title 
Read 
Homework & Handouts 
Lab 1 
2 Sep 
Laboratory 1: Matlab Review I 

Lab 1 kit 
1 
3 
Introduction to DSP 
Chap 1 
Syllabus,
PS1,
PS1_ecg.txt 
2 
5 
Discrete time signals overview 
2.12.1.2 
PS2 
3 
8 
Discrete time signals: classification, power, energy 
2.1.3 
PS3 
Lab 2 
9 
Laboratory 1: Matlab Review II 

Lab 1 kit 
4 
10 
Common sequences, sampling 
2.3 
PS4 
5 
12 
DT Systems, examples and types 
2.4 
PS5 
6 
15 
Convolution 
2.5.1 
PS6 
Lab 3 
16 
Laboratory 2: Time Domain Signals I 

Lab 2 kit 
7 
17 
System Interconnections 
2.5 rest 
PS7 
8 
19 
Solving difference equations 
2.6.1,2 
PS8 
9 
22 
Finding h[n] given a difference equation 
2.6 rest 
PS9 
Lab 4 
23 
Laboratory 2: Time Domain Signals II 

Lab 2 kit 
10 
24 
Review for Test I 

Test 1 study guide 
11 
26 
Exam I: DT signals & systems in the time domain 


12 
29 
DTFT  intuition and math 
3.2 
PS12 
Lab 5 
30 
Laboratory 3: Time Domain Systems I 

Lab 3 kit 
13 
1 Oct 
DTFT  properties, Matlab 
3.3,6 
PS13 

14 
3 
DFT  intuition, math, and Matlab 
5.2 
PS14/15 due at start of lecture 16 
15 
6 
Changing between the DTFT, DFT 
5.3 


Lab 6 
7 
Laboratory 3: Time Domain Systems II 

Lab 3 kit 
16 
8 
DFT properties, linear convolution w/ DFT 
5.6,7,10 
PS16 

17 
10 
Z transform  math, intuition, properties 
6.1,2 
PS17/18 due at start of lecture 19,
notation
handout 

18 
13 
ROC of the z transform 
6.3 

Lab 7 
14 
Laboratory 4: Frequency Domain DTFT I 

Lab 4 kit 
19 
15 
Inverse Z transform by math, PFD 
6.4 
PS19 
20 
17 
Inverse Z transform by properties 
6.5 
PS20 
21 
20 
Review for Test II 

Prepare for Test II 
Lab 8 
21 
Laboratory 4: Frequency Domain DTFT II 

Lab 4 kit 
22 
22 
Test II: Signals in the frequency domain 


23 
24 
Transfer function: 3 perspectives 
notes 
none 
24 
27 
Steadystate vs causal responses 
notes 
PS24 
25 
27 
DLP: Geometric interpretation of pole/zero plots 
6.7 
PS25 
Lab 9 
28 
Laboratory 5: Frequency Domain DFT I 

Lab 5 kit 
26 
29 
Ideal and linear phase filters 
7.1, 7.2 
none 
27 
3 Nov 
FIR Filters 
7.3 
PS27 
Lab 10 
4 
Laboratory 5: Frequency Domain DFT II 

Lab 5 kit 
28 
5 
LP, HP FIR, IIR filters 
7.4 
PS28 
29 
7 
BP, BS, comb filters, C code 
7.4 
PS29 
30 
10 
Filter design using Matlab 
notes 
PS30
(includes class notes) 


Founder's Day: No class 


31 
12 
Allpass filters 
7.5 
PS31 
32 
14 
Review for Test III 

Prepare for Test III 
33 
17 
Test III: DT systems in the frequency domain 


Lab 11 
18 
Laboratory 6: Project Lab 1 

Lab 6 instructions 
34 
19 
Introduction to sampling 
4.1 
work on Lab 6 
35 
21 
Sampling of CT signals in the freq domain 
4.2 
work on Lab 6 
36 
24 
Anti aliasing filters and A/D converters 
4.68 
work on Lab 6 
Lab 12 
25 
Laboratory 6: Project Lab II 

Lab 6 instructions 
37 
1 Dec 
D/A converters, reconstruction filters 
4.910 
PS37 
Lab 13 
2 
Laboratory 6: Project Lab III 

Lab 6 instructions 
38 
3 
DSP site visit 


39 
5 
Modern topics in DSP 


40 
8 
Course admin, review Exam Block I 

Final exam study
guide 
Lab 14 
9 
Laboratory 6: Project Presentations 

Lab 6 instructions 
41 
10 
Review Exam Block II 


42 
11 
Review Exam Block III 



17 
0830  1130: Final examination 

