ECE431 – Digital Signal Processing – Fall06

Course Outline

Robert Nowak
Associate Professor
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
University of Wisconsin-Madison

Vox: 608 265 3914
Fax: 608 262 1267

Office: 3627 Engineering Hall

2317 EH, MWF, 11:00-11:50AM

Office Hours:
3627 EH, Monday 1-2PM, Wednesday 1-2PM, or by appointment

Homework Problems
Homework 1 , mclips.mat (right-click to save), music.m (right-click to save)
Homework 2
Homework 3
Homework 4 , rap.mat (right-click to save)
Homework 5 , fmri_sig.mat, fmri.mat, fmri.m (right-click to save)
Homework 6 , camera.mat, nimes.mat, nimes_b.mat, blur.mat, blurinv.mat, nimes_bn.mat (right-click to save each file)
Homework 7
Homework 8
Homework 9 , cam_wm.mat
Homework 10
Homework 11, clean_sig.mat, noisy_sig.mat
Homework 12

Teaching Assistant:
Eunmo Kang (
Office Hours: B632 EH, Monday 4-5pm and Thursday 3-4pm or by appointment
Discussion Session: 2540 EH, Wednesdays, 5-6:30pm

ECE 330 – Signals and Systems
Experience with MATLAB

Textbook (Recommended, Not Required):
A. V. Oppenheim, R. W. Schafer, and J. R. Buck,
Discrete-Time Signal Processing, Prentice-Hall, 1999.

Recommended for further reading:

J.G. Proakis and D.G. Manolakis, Digital Signal Processing:
Principles, Algorithms, and Applications (2nd edition),
New York: MacMillan, 1992

C. S. Burrus, J. H. McClellan, A. V. Oppenheim, T. W. Parks, R. W. Schafer, H. W. Schuessler,
Computer-Based Exercises for Signal Processing using MATLAB 5, Prentice Hall, 1998

The Student Edition of MATLAB, Prentice Hall

Course Notes:
Set 1
Set 2
Set 3
Set 4
Set 5
Set 6

Laplace and Z-Transforms I
Laplace and Z-Transforms II

Connexions Web-Based Text:
Connexions DSP

DSP Software:
MATLAB Tutorial


Exam 1 (100 pts.) Monday, October 16, 7:15-9:15pm, 1240 Computer Science
Exam 2 (100 pts.) Monday, November 20, 7:15-9:15pm, 2317 Engineering Hall
Exam 3 (125 pts.) Tuesday, December 19, 12:25pm, 1800 Engineering Hall
Homework (100 pts.)
Course Participation (25 pts.)