EE 341, Signals and Linear Systems
Course number and name: EE 341, Signals and Linear Systems
Credits and contact hours: 3 credits, 3 class hours
Specific course information:
- Brief description of the content of the course:
- Principles of linear time-invariant systems, dynamic systems, Laplace transform, sampling theory, systems functions, poles and zeros, frequency domain, Fourier transform, feedback systems, convolution.
- Prerequisites or Co-requisites:
- Prerequisite: EE 212 (Circuits and Signals II)
- Prerequisite: MATH 335 (Ordinary Differential Equations)
- Co-requisites: None
- Indicate whether a required or elective course in the program:
Specific goals for the course:
- Specific Outcomes addressed by the course:
- Classify signals and systems: Energy signals, power signals, periodic/aperiodic signals, continuous/discrete-time signals, causal/noncausal, linear/nonlinear systems, time-invariant/variant systems.
- Analyze systems: Laplace transform, convolution, differential equations.
- Apply frequency analysis: Fourier transform, system frequency response
- Student Outcomes addressed by the course:
- This course is not directly used as part of the electrical engineering departmentís student learning outcomes assessment program.
Brief list of topics to be covered:
- Continuous-time signals
- Continuous-time systems
- Laplace transform
- Fourier series
- Fourier transform
- Applications of Laplace transform
- Sampling theory
- Discrete-time signals
- Discrete-time systems