ECE 545 Communication Theory

Professor Predrag Spasojevic

Prerequisites: ECE 501 and 541 or equivalent.

Course Overview

This course is an introductory study  of communication theory with a focus on orthonormal signal representation, optimal receiver structures, basic signal design, performance  evaluation,  and introduction to coding techniques.

Project Presentations

Power Control for CDMA
Performance analysis of Error correcting codes
Network Coding
OFDM and Channel Estimation
OFDM: Cyclic Prefix and Coding 
OFDM and Peak to Average Ratio

Course Mailing List 

All students should have been added to the course mailing list This mailing list will be used for all announcements, clarifications to assignments, answers to common questions, etc. This mailing list may also be used by the students for finding assignment partners or posting matters of general interest. Feel free to mail matters of general interest to yourself. 
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Modified January 31, 2002 



Problem Sets

Rutgers University
ECE Department