Departmental Courses

 

EE200A

SIGNALS, SYSTEMS AND NETWORKS

Prereq. ESc 102

L-T-P-D-[C]3-1-0-1-[11]

Continuous and discrete time signals; Fourier series, Fourier, Laplace and Z transform techniques; DFT. Sampling Theorem. LTI systems: 1/0 description, impulse response and system functions, pole/zero plots, FIR and IIR systems. Analog and digital filters. Networks: topological description, network theorems, Two port analysis.

EE210

MICROELECTRONICS - I

Prereq. ESc 102

L-T-P-D-[C]3-1-0-1-[11]

I-V characteristics of BJTs and MOSFETs, Basic amplifier configurations, Current sources and active loads, output stages, Op-amps, Feedback amplifiers, Stability and compensation, Noise in Electronic circuits, Signal processing: D/A and A/ D converters, Non-linear electronic circuits.

EE250

CONTROL SYSTEM ANALYSIS

Prereq. EE200 or #

L-T-P-D-[C]3-1-0-0-[11]

Linear feedback control systems, frequency and time domain analysis, I/O relationships, transfer function, performance analysis, Routh-Hurwitz and Nyquist stability criteria, Bode diagrams, Nicholas chart, Root locus method, Feedback system design. Non-linear systems, phase-plane analysis, limit cycles, describing function.

EE301

DIGITAL SIGNAL PROCESSING

Prereq. EE200

L-T-P-D-[C]3-0-0-0-[9]

Review of discrete time signals and systems. Sampling of CT signals: aliasing, prefiltering, decimation and interpolation, A/D and D/A conversion, quantization noise. Filter design techniques. DFT Computation. Fourier analysis of signals using DFT. Finite register length effects. DSP hardware. Applications.

EE311

MICROELECTRONICS - II

Prereq. EE 210

L-T-P-D-[C]3-0-0-0-[9]

Basics of semiconductor physics, p-n junction diodes, Metal-semiconductor contacts, BJTs, MOS capacitors, MOSFETs, optoelectronic devices, Advanced semiconductor devices: MESFETs, HBTs, HEMTs, MODFETs

EE320A

PRINCIPLES OF COMMUNICATION

Prereq. EE200

L-T-P-D-[C]3-1-0-0-[11]

Communication problem and system models. Representation of deterministic and stochastic signals. Analog and digital modulation systems, Receiver structures, SNR and error probability calculations, Frequency and time division multiplexing. Digital encoding of analog signals. Elements of information theory, Multiple access techniques and ISDN.

EE321

COMMUNICATION SYSTEMS

Prereq. EE320

L-T-P-D-[C]3-0-0-0-[9]

Information measures. Source coding. ISI & channel equalization, partial response signalling. M-ary modulation systems, error probability calculations. PLLs and FM threshold extension. Error control coding, block and convolution codes. Combined modulation and coding, trellis coded modulation. Spread spectrum systems.

EE330A

POWER SYSTEMS

Prereq. ESO210

L-T-P-D-[C]3-1-0-0-[11]

Introduction to generation, transmission and distribution systems, Substation arrangements. Mathematical modeling of power systems. Grounding in power systems. Power cables and lines-parameter calculations. Fault Calculations. Current and voltage relations of lines and cables. Reactive power control. Switchgear and protection.

EE340

ELECTROMAGNETIC THEORY

Prereq. PHY103

L-T-P-D-[C]3-1-0-0-[11]

Basics of Static electric and magnetic fields, Energy in fields, Maxwell's equations, plane EM waves, Propagation in free space and in matter, Reflection and refraction, Guided EM waves, Transmission lines, Radiation of EM waves.

EE360

POWER ELECTRONICS

Prereq. ESC101

L-T-P-D-[C]3-0-0-0-[9]

Power semiconductor devices: structure and characteristics; snubber circuits, switching loss. Controlled rectifiers: full/half controlled converters, dual converters, sequence control. AC regulator circuits, reactive power compensators. dc-dc converters, switching dc power supplies. Inverters: square wave and pwm types, filters, inverters for induction heating and UPS.

EE370A

DIGITAL ELECTRONICS & MICROPROCESSOR TECHNOLOGY

Prereq. ESC102

L-T-P-D-[C]3-1-0-0-[11]

Analysis of digital logic families: TIL, MOS, CMOS Inverters; interfacing between logic families; various logic functions and their implementation; Bistable circuits - R-S, J-K, D and PLA; Design of synchronous sequential circuits. Microprocessor based systems: Number systems, Arithmetic operations in integer and floating point systems; ASCII Code; General micro-processor organization, Memory inter¬facing, Assembly language and bus signals of 8085; interrrupts and their applications; Serial and parallel ports; DMA and its controller; 8253 timer; 8259 interrupt controller.

EE380A

ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING LAB

Prereq. ESC102, ESO210, EE210, EE250

L-T-P-D-[C]0-2-6-0-[12]

Experiments from various areas of electrical engineering with emphasis on electronic devices, circuits, control systems and machines

EE381

ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING LAB I

Prereq. EE320 or #, EE370 or #, EE380

L-T-P-D-[C]3-0-3-0-[12]

Experiments from various areas of electrical engineering with emphasis on digital electronics, communications, machines, drives and power systems, and electromagnetics.

EE390

ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING COMMUNICATION SKILLS

Prereq. #

L-T-P-D-[C]*-*-*-*-[2]

Technical Communication, definition and attributes; Ethics in communication; Technical Writing; Report and Article composition; How to write a Technical Brochure; Writing summary and abstracts of technical documents; Software tools for technical report writing; Listening Comprehension; Oral Communication and Presentation; Technical Presentation and use of multimedia.

EE391

ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING UNDER GRADUATE PROJECT I

Prereq. #

L-T-P-D-[C]*-*-*-*-[4]

Experiments from various areas of electrical engineering with emphasis on electronic devices, circuits, control systems and machines

EE403

ADVANCED DIGITAL SIGNAL PROCESSING

Prereq. EE301

L-T-P-D-[C]3-0-3-0-[4]

Review of linear algebra; functional analysis, time-frequency representation; frequency scale and resolution; uncertanity principle, short-time Fourier transform, Multi-resolution concept and analysis, Wavelet transforms. Wigner-ville distributions. Multi-rate signal processing; discrete-time bases and filter banks; 2D signals and systems, 2D sampling in arbitrary lattices, 2D-linear transforms, 1D/2D signal compression; introduction to DSP architecture.

EE413

SEMICONDUCTOR DEVICES TECHNOLOGY

Prereq. EE210

L-T-P-D-[C]2-0-3-0-[4]

Semiconductor materials, Ultraclean technology, Single crystal growth, Thermal oxidation of silicon, Solid state diffusion, Ion implantation, Vacuum technology, Physical and chemical vapor deposition techniques, Wet and dry etching, Lithography techniques, VLSI/ULSI process integration, Fault diagnosis and characterization techniques.

EE414

LOW NOISE AMPLIFIERS

Prereq. : EE320, EE311

L-T-P-D-[C]3-0-0-0-[4]

Noise and its characterization, Noise figure calculations, Noise in semiconductors, P-N junction, Metal semiconductor junctions, Tunnelling: Varactors and their application as parametric amplifiers and multipliers. Tunnel diode amplifiers, Schottky diode Mixers, Masers, Design aspects of low noise amplifiers and mixers.

EE415

LINEAR INTEGRATED CIRCUIT DESIGN

Prereq. EE311

L-T-P-D-[C]3-0-0-0-[4]

Bipolar and MOS technology. Voltage regulators. Analog delay lines. IC transducers. Analog switches, S/H circuits. Noise in ICs, Special function ICs. Switched capacitor circuits. Opto-electronic ICs and systems. MOS analog circuits-building blocks, subcircuits, opamps. BiCMOS circuit design. Low power/voltage circuit design. Mixed signal design issues.

EE416

OPTO-ELECTRONICS

Prereq. EE 210,EE340

L-T-P-D-[C]3-0-0-0-[9]

LEDs, semiconductor lasers, modulation of laser sources. Avalanche and PIN photodetectors and their characteristics. Solar cells. Optical fibers and their characteristics. Integrated optics. Fiber optic communication systems, system design consideration

EE417

INTRODUCTION TO VLSI DESIGN

Prereq. EE210, EE370

L-T-P-D-[C]3-0-0-0-[4]

Review of MOS device operation; fabrication and layout; combinational and sequential logic design; verification and testing; arithmetic blocks, memory; architecture design; floor planning; design methodologies; example of a chip design; analysis and synthesis algorithms including circuit, switch and logic simulation, logic synthesis, layout synthesis and test generation; packaging.

EE422

COMMUNICATION SYSTEM ENGINEERING

Prereq. EE320

L-T-P-D-[C]3-0-0-0-[9]

Baseband signal characterization-telegraphy, telephony, television and data; message channel objective; voice frequency transmission, radio wave propagation methods: random noise characterization in communication systems, intermodulation distortion : line of sight systems description and design; troposcatter systems.

EE431

ELECTRICAL MACHINES

Prereq. ESO210

L-T-P-D-[C]3-0-0-0-[4]

Magnetic circuits and transformers including three-phase transformers. Electro¬mechanical energy conversion. General principle of AC machines. Synchronous machines including power system interfacing. Induction machine including starting and speed control of motors.

EE432

POWER GENERATION, 3-0-0-0-4

Prereq. ESO 210

L-T-P-D-[C]3-0-0-0-[4]

Power generation from conventional sources; thermal, hydro, nuclear and gas power plants-their functions and control; types of prime movers, generators and excitation systems; Economic considerations in power systems. Alternate sources of power generation-solar, wind, geo-thermal, ocean-thermal, tidal, wave and MHD.

EE437

FUNDAMENTALS OF HV ENGG & LABORATORY TECHNIQUES

Prereq. ESO 330

L-T-P-D-[C]3-0-2-0-[5]

Electromagnetic fields, field control, Dielectrics used in HV and their properties, Standard voltage wave-forms, Generation and measurement of HV ac, dc and impulse voltages, Non-destructive testing, HV bushings & insulators, Overvoltage phenomena & insulation coordination

EE441

MICROWAVES

Prereq. EE340

L-T-P-D-[C]3-0-0-0-[4]

Active devices: LHTs, klystrons, magnetrons, TWTs, BWOs, microwave transistors; point contact, tunnel, PIN, and GUNN diodes; Parametric amplifier masers. Microwave circuits-theory of guiding systems, scattering matrix impedance transformation and matching. Passive devices:ferrites & ferrite devices, microwave cavity.

EE442

ANTENNAS AND PROPAGATION

Prereq. EE340

L-T-P-D-[C]3-0-0-0-[9]

Retarded potential, radiation from current element and dipole, radiation patterns, impedance, reciprocity. Various types of antennas, interferometers and multi-element arrays, Antenna Measurements. Ground wave propagation, terrain and earth curvature effects. Tropospheric propagation; fading, diffraction and scattering; Ionospheric Propagation-refractive index, critical frequencies, effects of magnetic field.

EE443

RADAR SYSTEMS

Prereq. EE320

L-T-P-D-[C]3-0-0-0-[4]

Radar equation, CW and Frequency Modulated Radars, MTI and pulse Doppler radar, MTI delay line cancellors. MTI from moving platform, Tracking radars. Mono-pulse tracking in range/Doppler; Electronic scanning radars, Beam forming and Steering methods, Noise and Clutter; Ambiguity function; Radar signal processing; SAR

EE444

RADIO ASTRONOMY

Prereq. EE340

L-T-P-D-[C]3-0-2-0-[5]

Fundamentals of astronomy, Co-ordinate systems, Structure of the universe, Radio astronomy fundamentals, Electromagnetic wave propagation, Radio telescope Antennas, Reflector Antennas, Antenna arrays, Interferometry and aperture synthesis. Radio astronomy receivers, General principles, low noise amplifiers, digital auto-correlation receivers, Description of radio sources.

EE451

ADVANCED CONTROL SYSTEMS

Prereq. EE250

L-T-P-D-[C]3-0-2-0-[5]

Modeling of physical systems, Concepts of state, state-space, Controllability and observability. Sensitivity and error analysis. Nonlinear systems, singular points, phase plane analysis, Lyapunov stability, describing functions, on-off and dual mode systems. Sampled Data Systems. Computer control systems

EE455

TRANSDUCERS AND INSTRUMENTATION

Prereq. #

L-T-P-D-[C]3-0-2-0-[5]

Measurement process; scales of measurement; configuration and functional description of measurement systems; performance characteristics; sensing elements and transducers for measurement of motion, force, pressure, flow, temperature, light, vacuum, etc.; transducer interfacing; signal conditioning, transmission and recording; microprocessor based instrumentation.

EE480

ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING LABORATORY 1

Prereq. EE480

L-T-P-D-[C]*-*-*-*-[10]

EE 480 lab is a subset of EE 380 lab and consists of EC and EMEC labs. This is offered primarily for double major students.

EE481

ADVANCED ELECTRICAL ENGI NEERING LABORATORY 2

Prereq. EE481

L-T-P-D-[C]3-0-2-0-[5]

EE 481 lab is a subset of EE 381 lab and consists of DMCP lab. This is offered primarily for double major students.

EE491

PROJECT - I, *-*-*-*-[9], Fourth Year Standing EE 491

Prereq. #

EE492

PROJECT - II, *-*-*-*-[5], Fourth Year Standing EE491

Prereq. EE491

   

POST-GRADUATE COURSES

EE600

MATHEMATICAL STRUCTURES OF SIGNALS & SYSTEMS

Prereq. #

L-T-P-D-[C]3-0-0-0-[9]

Nature of definitions; Theory of measurement and scales; Symmetry, invariance and groups; Groups in signals and systems; Algebraic and relational structures of signal spaces and convolutional systems; Representation theory of groups, harmonic analysis and spectral theory for convolutional systems.

EE601

MATHEMATICAL METHODS IN SIGNAL PROCESSING

Prereq. #

L-T-P-D-[C]3-0-0-0-[9]

Generalized inverses, regularization of ill-posed problems. Eigen and singular value decompositions, generalized problems. Interpolation and approximation by least squares and minimax error criteria. Optimization techniques for linear and nonlinear problems. Applications in various areas of signal processing.

EE602

STATISTICAL SIGNAL PROCESSING I

Prereq. #

L-T-P-D-[C]3-0-0-0-[9]

Power Spectrum Estimation-Parametric and Maximum Entropy Methods, Wiener, Kalman Filtering, Levinson-Durban Algorithms Least Square Method, Adaptive Filtering, Nonstationary Signal Analysis, Wigner-Ville Distribution, Wavelet Analysis

EE603

ADVANCED TOPICS IN DIGITAL FILTERING

Prereq. #

L-T-P-D-[C]3-0-0-0-[4]

Multirate Processing of discrete Time Signals; Orthogonal Digital Filter Systems. Two-Dimensional Discrete Time Filters. VLSI Computing structures for Signal Processing

EE604

IMAGE PROCESSING

Prereq. #

L-T-P-D-[C]3-0-0-0-[9]

Human visual system and image perception, monochrome & colour vision models, colour representation; image sampling & quantization; 2-D systems; image transforms; image coding; stochastic models for image representation; image enhancement, restoration & reconstruction. Image analysis using multiresolution techniques.

EE605

INTRODUCTION TO SIGNAL ANALYSIS

Prereq. #

L-T-P-D-[C]3-0-0-0-[9]

Discrete and Continuous time signals and systems, LTI systems, Convolution, Difference equations. Frequency domain representation: Fourier transform and its properties. Random discrete signals. Sampling and reconstruction: Change of sampling rate. Normed vector spaces, basis, linear independence, orthogonality. Linear systems of equations. Over- and Underdetermined systems. Row- and Column spaces, Null spaces. Least square and minimum norm solutions. Inverse and pseudo inverse, Symmetry transformations. Eigenvectors and eigenvalues. Hilbert transforms, band pass representations and complex envelope. Base band pulse transmission, matched filtering, lSI, equalization. Coherent and noncoherent detection.

EE606

ARCHITECTURE AND APPLICATIONS OF DIGITAL SIGNAL PROCESSING

Prereq. #

L-T-P-D-[C]3-0-0-0-[4]

Review of DSP fundamentals. Issues involved in DSP processor design - speed, cost, accuracy, pipelining, parallelism, quantization error, etc. Key DSP hardware elements - Multiplier, ALU, Shifter, Address Generator, etc. TMS 320C55 X and TM 320C6X and 21000 family architecture and instruction set. Software development tools - assembler, linker and simulator. Applications using DSP Processor - spectral analysis, FIR/IIR filter, linear-predictive coding, etc.

EE607

WAVELET TRANSFORMS FOR SIGNAL AND IMAGE PROCESSING

Prereq. #

L-T-P-D-[C]3-0-0-0-[9]

Basics of functional Analysis; Basics of Fourier Analysis; Spectral Theory; Time¬ Frequency representations; Nonstationary Processes; Continuous Wavelet Transforms; Discrete Time-Frequency Transforms; Multi resolution Analysis; Time-Frequency Localization; Signal Processing Applications; Image Processing Applications

EE608

DIGITAL VIDEO SIGNAL PROCESSING

Prereq. #

L-T-P-D-[C]3-0-0-0-[9]

Video Formation, Perception and Representation, Fourier Analysis of Video Signals and Frequency Response of the Human Visual System, Video Sampling, Video Sampling Rate Conversion, Video Modeling, Two-Dimensional Motion Estimation, Waveform-Based Video Coding, Video Compression Standards

EE609

CONVEX OPTIMIZATION IN SIGNAL PROCESSING AND COMMUNICATIONS

Prereq. #

L-T-P-D-[C]3-0-0-0-[9]

Background on linear algebra , Convex sets, functions, and problems ,Examples of convex problems: LP, QCQP, SOCP , Duality, KKT conditions, Geometric programming and applications, Linear and quadratic classification, Network optimization, Sparse regression, Lasso, ridge regression and applications in image processing, Robust least squares and applications in signal processing , Support vector machines and applications in machine learning, Semidefinite programming and applications in experiment design, Semidefinite relaxation and applications in MIMO detection, integer programming, Low rank matrix completion and applications in recommendor systems , Multidimensional scaling and applications in sensor localization, Numerical linear algebra, basics of interior point methods

EE610

ANALOG/DIGITAL VLSI CIRCUITS

Prereq. #

L-T-P-D-[C]3-0-0-0-[9]

Analog MOS circuits, op-amps, frequency and transient responses, stability and compensation. Analog switches, sample-and-hold circuits, switched-capacitor circuits. MOS inverters and gate circuits, interfacing, transmission gates. MOS memory circuits. Digital building blocks - multiplexers, decoders, shift registers, etc. Gate array, standard cell, and PLA based designs. Digital -to-Analog and Analog-to-Digital converters.

EE611

ORGANIC ELECTRONICS

Prereq. #

L-T-P-D-[C]3-0-3-0-[12]

General Overview of Organic Semiconductors and Electronics; introduction to some of the basics of Molecular Quantum Mechanics; Optical and electrical properties of organic semiconductor material ;organic thin film transistor(OTFT)-physics and processing; OLED passive and active matrix displays; OTFT circuits; Organic Solar Cell- physics and processing: Research opportunities in organic electronics and the associated technologies. Labs: Fabrication of organic device and its characterization.

EE612

FIBER OPTIC SYSTEMS I

Prereq. #

L-T-P-D-[C]3-0-0-0-[9]

Review of semiconductor physics – radiative recombination. LEDs, optical cavity, DH and other lasers. P-I-N and APD detectors, detectornoise. Optical fibers- ray and mode theories, multimode and single-mode fibers, attenuation, dispersion. Gaussian beams. Power coupling, splices and connectors.

EE614

SOLID STATE DEVICES I

Prereq. #

L-T-P-D-[C]3-0-0-0-[9]

Basic semiconductor physics. Diodes (P-N junction, Schottky, contact), Junction Transistors (BJT, HBT), Field Effect Transistors (JEFT, MESFET, MOSFET, HEMT). Other semiconductor devices.

EE616

SEMICONDUCTOR DEVICE MODELING

Prereq. #

L-T-P-D-[C]3-0-0-0-[9]

Models for metal-semiconductor contacts and heterojunctions. MOSFET¬quantum theory of 2DEG, gradual channel approximation, charge control models, BSIM model, second-order effects. MESFET-Shockley, velocity saturation and universal models. HEFT - Basic and universal models. SPICE and small-signal models.

EE617

INDUSTRIAL AUTOMATION AND CONTROL

Prereq. #

L-T-P-D-[C]3-0-0-0-[9]

Introduction to Industrial Automation and Control, Architecture of Industrial Automation Systems, measurement Systems, Specifications, Temperature, Pressure, Force, level, Flow, pH, Humidity, Current, Voltage, Power, Frequency, Speed, Displacement (Linear and Angular) Instruments, Signal Conditioning Circuits, Data Acquisition System, Error and Calibration. Basics of Pattern recognition and Knowledge discovery. Monitoring, Automation and Control, Introduction to Process Control, PID Control, Controller Tuning, Implementation of PID Controllers, Special Control Structures (Feed Forward ,Ratio Control, Predictive Control, Control of Systems with Inverse response, Cascade, Override and Split Range Control), Sequence and Logic Control, PLCs, CNC machines, Actuators (Control Valve, Hydraulic Actuator Systems, Industrial Hydraulic Circuits, Pneumatic Control Components and Pneumatic Control Systems), Electrical Machine Drives, Electrical Actuators, Introduction to Real Time Embedded Systems, Real-Time Operating Systems. Smartphones for Automation and Control. Impact of wireless Internet and broadband access on distributed control systems and new SCADA/DCS architectures, Use of animation and other advanced techniques for operator interface and predictive control, real time IF and THEN analysis.

 

EE618

INTEGRATED CIRCUIT TECHNOLOGY

Prereq. #

L-T-P-D-[C]3-0-0-0-[9]

IC components - their characterization and design. Analysis and design of basic logic circuits. Linear ICs. Large Scale Integration. Computer simulation of ICs and layout design. High Voltage ICs. GaAs MESFET and GaAs ICs. Failure, reliability and yield of ICs. Fault modeling and testing.

EE619

VLSI SYSTEM DESIGN

Prereq. #

L-T-P-D-[C]3-0-0-0-[9]

Emphasis on the synthesis based approach to VLSI Design. Relevant issues related to physical design automation such as placement, floor planning, routing and compaction are covered. Combinational & sequential logic synthesis issues and algorithms are discussed. Detailed coverage of HDLs and high level synthesis algorithms and issues.

EE620

OPTICAL COHERENT IMAGING

Prereq. #

L-T-P-D-[C]3-0-0-0-[9]

Introduction to Fourier transforms, analytic signals and instantaneous frequency, Fundamentals of light wave propagation, Coherence theory, Spatial and temporal field correlations, Imaging models and point spread function, Abbe's imaging theory and resolution, In-line and off-axis imaging configurations, Phase retrieval methods using phase-shifting and integral transforms, Phase unwrapping, Coherent imaging techniques: Digital Holography, Fringe Projection, Transport of intensity imaging, Phase contrast microscopy.

EE621

REPRESENTATION AND ANALYSIS OF RANDOM SIGNALS

Prereq. #

L-T-P-D-[C]3-0-0-0-[9]

Review of probability, random variables, random processes; representation of narrow band signals. Transmission of signals through LTI systems; Estimation and detection with random sequences; BAYES, MMSE, MAP, ML schemes. K¬L and sampling theorem representations, matched filter, ambiguity functions, Markov sequences, linear stochastic dynamical systems.

EE622

COMMUNICATION THEORY

Prereq. #

L-T-P-D-[C]3-0-0-0-[9]

Communicating with Points,Channel Coding, Transmission of Signals through Distortionless Channels, Transmission of Signals through Distorting Channels

EE623

DETECTION & ESTIMATION THEORY

Prereq. #

L-T-P-D-[C]3-0-0-0-[9]

Rate Distortion Theory, Channel Coding Theorems, Digital Modulation Schemes, Trellis Coded Modulation, Digital Transmission over Bandlimited Channels, Fading Multipath Channels, Synchronization. Analog Modulation Schemes, Optimum/ Suboptimum Receivers; Diversity Combining; Cellular Mobile Communication; Equalization.

EE624

INFORMATION & CODING THEORY

Prereq. #

L-T-P-D-[C]3-0-0-0-[9]

Entropy and mutual information, rate distortion function, source coding, variable length coding, discrete memoryless channels, capacity cost functions, channel coding, linear block codes, cyclic codes. Convolutional codes, sequential and probabilistic decoding, majority logic decoding, burst error-correcting codes.

EE625

SATELLITE COMMUNICATION

Prereq. #

L-T-P-D-[C]3-0-0-0-[4]

Introduction. Historical background and overall perspective; Satellite network modeling; Link calculations; FM analysis; TV Transmission; Digital modulation; Error control; Multiple access; FDMA, TDMA, CDMA. Orbital considerations; Launching; Atmospheric effects; Transponders; Earth Stations; VSATs.

EE626

TOPICS IN STOCHASTIC PROCESSES

Prereq. EE 621 or equiv. #

L-T-P-D-[C]3-0-0-0-[9]

Martingale convergence theorem, stopping times, sequential analysis. Ergodic Theory: Measure preserving transformations, stationary processes, mixing conditions, ergodic theorem, Shannon-Millan-Breiman theorem. Markov chains¬asymptotic stationarity, indecomposability, ergodicity. Continuous time processes: Separability, continuity, measurability, stochastic integral.

EE627

SPEECH SIGNAL PROCESSING

Prereq. EE 621 or equiv. #

L-T-P-D-[C]3-0-0-0-[9]

Spectral and non-spectral analysis techniques; Model-based coding techniques; Noise reduction and echo cancellation; Synthetic and coded speech quality assessment; Selection of recognition unit; Model-based recognition; Language modelling; Speaker Identification; Text analysis and text-to-speech synthesis

EE628

TOPICS IN CRYPTOGRAPHY AND CODING

Prereq. EE 621 or equiv. #

L-T-P-D-[C]3-0-0-0-[9]

Cryptography and error control coding in communication and computing systems. Stream and block ciphers; DES; public-key cryptosystems; key management, authentication and digital signatures. Codes as ideals in finite commutative rings and group algebras. Joint coding and cryptography

EE629

DIGITAL SWITCHING

Prereq. #

L-T-P-D-[C]3-0-0-0-[9]

Network Architecture; time division multiplexing; digital switching; space & time division switching, cross point and memory requirements; blocking probabilities. traffic Analysis, models for circuit and packet switched systems, performance comparison; ISDN.

EE630

SIMULATION OF MODERN POWER SYSTEMS

Prereq. #

L-T-P-D-[C]3-0-0-0-[9]

Modern power systems operation and control, Power system deregulation; static and dynamic modeling; Load flow and stability studies; Electromagnetic phenomenon; Insulation and partial discharge.

EE631

ADVANCED POWER SYSTEM STABILITY

Prereq. EE 621 or equiv. #

L-T-P-D-[C]3-0-0-0-[4]

Detailed machine modeling, Modeling of turbine-generator and associated systems, excitation systems and PSS, Transient stability and small signal stability for large systems, SSR and system modeling for SSR studies, Voltage stability: P-V and Q-V curves, static analysis, sensitivity and continuation method; Dynamic analysis, local and global bifurcations, Control area, Margin prediction, Stability of AC-DC systems.

EE632

ECONOMIC OPERATION & CONTROL OF POWER SYSTEMS

Prereq. #

L-T-P-D-[C]3-0-0-0-[9]

Economic load dispatch, loss formula, introduction to mathematical programming, hydrothermal scheduling systems, power system security, optimal real and reactive power dispatch, state estimation, load frequency control, energy control center.

EE633

ELECTRIC POWER SYSTEM OPERATION AND MANAGEMENT UNDER RESTRUTRED ENVIRONMENT

Prereq. : #

L-T-P-D-[C]3-0-0-0-[9]

Fundamentals of deregulation: Privatization and deregulation, Motivations for Restructuring the Power industry; Restructuring models and Trading Arrangements: Components of restructured systems, Independent System Operator (ISO): Functions and responsibilities, Trading arrangements (Pool, bilateral & multilateral), Open Access Transmission Systems; Different models of deregulation: U K Model, California model, Australian and New Zealand models, Deregulation in Asia including India, Bidding strategies, Forward and Future market; Operation and control: Old vs New, Available Transfer Capability, Congestion management, Ancillary services; Wheeling charges and pricing: Wheeling methodologies, pricing strategies

EE634

ELECTRICAL INSULATION IN POWER APPARATUS AND SYSTEMS

Prereq. : #

L-T-P-D-[C]3-0-0-0-[9]

Properties of dielectrics and breakdown mechanisms; composites and novel materials; insulators for outdoor applications. Issues in design of insulators and insulator systems. Overvoltages and insulation coordination in transmission networks. Generation and measurement of testing Voltages -DC, AC, impulse and pulsed. Testing and Evaluation Procedures and standards, ageing studies. On- line and off- line condition monitoring of sub-station equipment. Advances in measurement and diagnostic technologies: partial discharge monitoring, space charge charge measurements, dielectric spectroscopy, etc. Lab demonstrations

EE635

HVDC TRANSMISSION AND FLEXIBLE AC TRANSMSSION SYSTEMS

Prereq.:None

L-T-P-D-[C]3-0-0-0-[9]

General aspects of DC transmission, converter circuits and their analysis, DC link controls, faults and abnormal operation and protection; Mechanism of active and reactive power flow control; Basic FACTS controllers: SVC, STATCOM, TCSC, TCPAR, UPFC; Modeling of FACTS Controllers; System static performance improvement with FACTS controllers; System dynamic performance improvement with FACTS controllers

EE636

ADVANCED PROTECTIVE RELAYING

Prereq. :#

L-T-P-D-[C]3-0-0-0-[9]

Advanced protective relaying, basic protection schemes, relay terminology, relays as comparators, static relays, application of solid state devices, differential relaying systems, distance relaying schemes, protection of multiterminallines, new types of relaying criteria, special problems, digital protection.

EE637

SYNCHROPHASOR TECHNOLOGY AND ITS APPLICATIONS

Prereq. :#

L-T-P-D-[C]3-0-0-0-[9]

Synchrophasor technology‐basic architecture and communication requirement, Phasor and frequency estimation , Wide area monitoring and control in real‐time: basic principles , Transient stability monitoring and control , Power oscillation monitoring and control , Wide area power system stabilizers , Synchrophasor applications in power system protection and emergency control , Optimal placement of phasor measurement units , Hybrid state estimation , Real‐time monitoring and control of voltage stability , Fault detection and location using synchronized measurements , Model development and validation using synchronized measurements.

EE639

NONLINEAR FIBER OPTICS

Prereq. :#

L-T-P-D-[C]3-0-0-0-[4]

Introduction to optical fibers and modes, Chromatic and Polarization-mode Dispersion and their modeling, Nonlinear effects in fibers, Wave equation to describe nonlinear effects, Four wave mixing, Optical phase conjugation, Self- and Cross-phase modulation, Raman and Brillouin scattering, impact on communication systems, signal processing applications of nonlinear optics

EE640

COMPUTATIONAL ELECTRO-MAGNETICS

Prereq. :#

L-T-P-D-[C]3-0-0-0-[4]

Review of complex variables, conformal mappings, matrix calculus; Sturm Liouville equation; Eigenvalue problem; Guiding structures; Scattering media; Green's function approach; Variational formulation, FEM, Generalized scattering matrix and planar circuit approach

EE641

ADVANCED ENGINEERING ELECTROMAGNETICS

Prereq. :#

L-T-P-D-[C]3-0-0-0-[9]

Transmission line theory; Green's function and integral transform techniques; Wave propagation and polarization parameters; reflection and transmission across an interface; waveguides, cavity resonators, scattering by cylinders, wedges, spheres etc. Geometric theory of diffraction

EE642

ANTENNA ANALYSIS & SYNTHESIS

Prereq. :#

L-T-P-D-[C]3-0-0-0-[9]

Vector potential; antenna theorems and definitions; dipole, loop, slot radiators; aperture antennas; array theorems; pattern synthesis; self and mutual impedances; scanning antennas; signal processing antennas, traveling wave antennas; antenna measurements.

EE643

SMART ANTENNAS FOR MOBILE COMMUNICATIONS

Prereq. :#

L-T-P-D-[C]3-0-0-0-[9]

Statistical signal processing concepts, Basics of mobile wireless communications. Radio-frequency signal modeling and channel characterization. Smart antennas and generalized array signal processing. Source localization problem. Joint angle and delay estimation. Smart antenna array configurations. Mobile communication systems with smart antennas.

EE645

MONOLITHIC MICROWAVE ICS

Prereq. #

L-T-P-D-[C]3-0-0-0-[9]

Scattering parameters of n-ports, Conductor and dielectric losses in planar transmission lines, coupled lines, multi-conductor lines, discontinuities, GaAs MESFET fabrication devices, High electron mobility transistor, Heterojunction bipolar transistor fabrication and modeling, NMIC technology and design.

EE646

PHOTONICS NETWORKS AND SWITCHING

Prereq. :#

L-T-P-D-[C]3-0-0-0-[9]

Optical communications: Introduction to basic optical communications and devices. Optical multiplexing techniques - Wavelength division multiplexing, Optical frequency division multiplexing, time division multiplexing, code division multiplexing. Optical Networks: Conventional optical networks, SONET / SDH, FDDI, IEEE 802.3, DQDB, FCS, HIPPI etc. Multiple access optical networks, Topologies, Single channel networks, Multichannel networks, FTFR, FTTR, TTFR and TTTR, Single hop networks, Multihop networks, Multiaccess protocols for WDM networks, Switched optical networks. Optical amplification in all optical networks. All-optical subscriber access networks. Design issues. Optical switching: Motivation, Spatial light modulator, Relational and non-relational switching devices, Fundamental limits on optical switching elements, Switching architectures, Free-space optical switching. Wavelength routed networks and other special topics. Soliton based networks, Optical networks management issues.

EE647

MICROWAVE MEASUREMENTS AND DESIGN

Prereq. : #

L-T-P-D-[C]2-0-3-0-[9]

Experiments in basic microwave measurements; passive and active circuit characterization using network analyzer, spectrum analyzer and noise figure meter; PC based automated microwave measurements; integration of measurement and design of microwave circuits.

EE648

MICROWAVE CIRCUITS

Prereq. EE 340

L-T-P-D-[C]3-0-0-0-[9]

Transmission lines for microwave circuits; waveguides, stripline, microstrip, slot line; microwave circuit design principles; passive circuits; impedance transformers, filters, hybrids, isolators etc., active circuits using semiconductor devices and tubes, detection and measurement of microwave signals

EE649

THE FINITE ELEMENT METHOD FOR ELECTRIC AND MAGNETIC FIELDS

Prereq. : #

L-T-P-D-[C]3-0-3-0-[12]

Introduction: Review of Electromagnetic Theory. Introduction to the Finite Element Method using electrostatic fields: Galerkin's method of weighted residuals, Minimum energy principle, Calculation of capacitance, electric field, electric forces from the potential solutions. Finite Element Concepts: Pre- processing, shape functions, isoparmetric elements, meshing, solvers, post- processing. Finite Element Modeling: Conductive media, steady currents; Magnetostatic fields, permanent Magnest, scalar and vector potentials; Electromagnetic fields. eddy current problems, modeling of moving parts ; modeling of electrical circuits. Laboratory: Matlab and Femlab simulation

EE650

BASICS OF MODERN CONTROL SYSTEMS

Prereq. :#

L-T-P-D-[C]3-0-0-0-[9]

Advanced protective relaying, basic protection schemes, relay terminology, Vector spaces, Linear systems, similarity transformations, Canonical forms, Controllability, Observability, Realisability etc. Minimal realization, Digital systems, Nonlinear systems, Phase-plane analysis, Poincare theorems, Lyapunov theorem, Circle and Popov criterion; Robust control, Linear Quadratic Regulator (LQR), Linear Quadratic Gaussian (LQG) control, Loop Transfer Recovery (LTR), Hinfinity control.

EE651

NON LINEAR SYSTEMS

Prereq. EE 451

L-T-P-D-[C]3-0-0-0-[4]

Describing function, phase-plane analysis. Poincare's Index, Bendixson's theorem. Linearization. Lyapunov stability, stability theorems, variable-gradient technique and Krasovskii's method for generating Lyapunov functions, statement of Lur'e problem, circle criterion, Popov criterion, input-output stability

EE652

LINEAR STOCHASTIC DYNAMICAL SYSTEMS

Prereq. EE 621

L-T-P-D-[C]3-0-0-0-[4]

Wiener processes; Markov chains & processes; Filtering, prediction & smoothing. Least squares, Minimum variance, ML and Minimax estimates, error bounds. Kalman and Wiener filters. Optimal control in presence of uncertainty, Synthesis of regulators and terminal controllers, Effect of noisy components on optimal control law. Partially characterized systems

EE653

DIGITAL CONTROL

Prereq. :. #

L-T-P-D-[C]3-0-0-0-[9]

Discrete-time signals and systems, Z-transform, pulse transfer functions. Compensator design by root locus, error coefficients and frequency response. State-space models of discrete time systems, controllability, observability, stability, state estimation, Kalman filtering. Linear regulation. Parameter estimation.

EE654

ROBUST CONTROL SYSTEMS

Prereq. :#

L-T-P-D-[C]3-0-0-0-[9]

Linear Quadratic Regulators: return ratio & difference, sensitivity function. Kalman's optimality condition. Gain/phase margins, robustness to time delay and nonlinearity. Characterization of sensitivity. Kharitonov theorem robustness. Singular values - properties, application in stability, robustness and sensitivity. Robustness of discrete time LQR systems.

EE655

OPTIMAL CONTROL

Prereq. EE 650

L-T-P-D-[C]3-0-0-0-[4]

Basic mathematical concepts. Conditions for optimality, variational calculus approach, Pontryagin's maximum principle and Hamilton Jacobi-Bellman theory. Structures and properties of optimal systems. Various types of constraints; singular solutions. Minimum time problems.

EE656

CONTROL SYSTEM DESIGN

Prereq. :#

L-T-P-D-[C]3-0-3-0-[5]

Linear multivariable control systems. Equivalence of internal and external stability of feedback control systems and the stabilization problem. Stable factorization approach for solving stabilization problem. Feedback system design. Solutions of H2 and Ha problems. Robust stabilization, graph topology and graph metric.

EE657

MATHEMATICAL METHODS IN CONTROL SYSTEM

Prereq. :#

L-T-P-D-[C]3-0-0-0-[4]

Real and complex Euclidean spaces, Infinite dimensional inner product, complete spaces, Linear functions and operators, Eigenvalues and Eign vectors, complete orthogonal representations, Errors solutions to systems of linear equations, Matrix inversion, pivoting Eigenvalue and Eigen vector calculations, SVD, Non linear equations, probability theory, concepts, random variables, distribution functions, moments and statistics of multiple variables, MS estimations, stochastic processes.

EE658

FUZZY SET, LOGIC & SYSTEMS AND APPLICATIONS

Prereq. :#

L-T-P-D-[C]3-0-0-0-[9]

Introduction, Uncertainty, Imprecision and Vagueness, Fuzzy systems, Brief history of Fuzzy logic, Foundation of Fuzzy Theory, Fuzzy Sets and Systems, Fuzzy Systems in Commercial Products, Research Fields in Fuzzy Theory, Classical sets and Fuzzy sets, Classical Relations, Fuzzy relations, Membership Functions, Fuzzy to crisp conversions, Fuzzy arithmetic, Numbers, Vectors and the extension principle, Classical logic and Fuzzy logic, Mathematical background of Fuzzy Systems, Classical (Crisp) vs, Fuzzy sets, Representation of Fuzzy sets, Types of Membership Functions, Basic Concepts (support, singleton, height, a-cut projections), Fuzzy set operations, S-and T- Norms, Properties of Fuzzy sets, Sets as Points in Hypercube, Cartesian Product, Crisp and Fuzzy Relations, Examples, Liguistic variables and hedges, Membership function design. Basic Principles of Inference in Fuzzy Logic, Fuzzy IF-THEN Rules, Canonical Form, Fuzzy Systems and Algorithms, Approximate Reasoning, Forms of Fuzzy Implication, Fuzzy Inference Engines, Graphical Techniques of Inference, Fuzzyifications/ DeFuzzification, Fuzzy System Design and its Elements, Design options. Fuzzy Events, Fuzzy Measures, Possibility Distributions as Fuzzy Sets, Possibility vs, Probability, Fuzzy Systems as Universal Approximators, Additive Fuzzy Systems (standard additive model).

EE659

COMPUTATIONAL ASPECTS OF TOMOGRAPHIC IMAGING: MODELS TO INVERSIONS

Prereq. :#

L-T-P-D-[C]3-0-3-0-[12]

Motivations and overview of tomography, limited data settings, approximate tomography, multimodal tomography. Linear tomography: Straight path tomography, Born and Rytov approximations in diffraction tomography, algebraic reconstruction techniques. Nonlinear tomography: Problem formulations, generic solution scheme, Frechet derivative calculations , method of adjoints. Regularized linear and nonlinear least squares solutions. Approximate tomography: Overview of shape based tomography, linear sampling. Introduction to stochastic reconstruction schemes, maximum likelihood and Bayesian methods, posterior sampling. Applications: Diffuse optical tomography, electrical impedance tomography, refraction tomography, electromagnetic wave tomography, elastography, multimodal tomography.

EE660

BASICS OF POWER ELECTRONICS CONVERTERS

Prereq. :#

L-T-P-D-[C]3-0-3-0-[12]

Power semiconductor devices, BJT, MOSFET, IGBT, GTO and MCT: AC-DC Converters; Forced communication; synchronous link converters, DC-AC converters, buck, boost, buck-boost, cuk, flyback configuration, resonant converters, PWM inverters; active filters.

EE661

POWER ELECTRONICS APPLICATIONS IN POWER SYSTEMS

Prereq. :#

L-T-P-D-[C]3-0-0-0-[9]

Basics of flexible AC transmission systems, Controlled rectifier and energy storage plants, Tap changers and phase shifters, Thyristor controlled VAR compensation and series compensation, Modern (synchronous link converter) VAR compensators, Unified power flow controller (UPFC) and Interline power flow controller, Power quality conditioners, Power electronics in power generation.

EE662

CONTROL TECHNIQUES IN POWER ELECTRONICS

Prereq. :#

L-T-P-D-[C]3-0-0-0-[4]

State space modeling and simulation of linear systems, Discrete time models, conventional controllers using small signal models, Fuzzy control, Variable structure control, Hysteresis controllers, Output and state feedback switching controllers

EE663

MODELLING AND SIMULATION OF POWER ELECTRON1C SYSTEMS

Prereq. :#

L-T-P-D-[C]3-0-0-0-[4]

Machine modeling, DC, induction motor and synchronous machines; simulation of transients; simulation tools: SABER, PSPICE, and MATLAB-SIMULlNK; Simulations of converters, inverters and cyclo-converters etc.

EE664

FUNDAMENTALS OF ELECTRIC DRIVES

Prereq. :#

L-T-P-D-[C]3-0-0-0-[9]

Motor load dynamics, starting, braking & speed control of dc and ac motors. DC drives: converter and chopper control. AC Drives: Operation of induction and synchronous motors from voltage and current inverters, slip power recovery, pump drives using ac line controller and self-controlled synchronous motor drives.

EE665

ADVANCED ELECTRIC DRIVES

Prereq. :#

L-T-P-D-[C]3-0-0-0-[9]

Closed loop control of solid state DC drives, Scalar and vector control of induction motor, Direct torque and flux control of induction motor, Self controlled synchronous motor drive, Vector control of synchronous motor, Switched reluctance motor drive, Brushless DC motor drive, Permanent magnet drives, Industrial drives

EE666

SPECIAL TOPICS IN POWER ELECTRONICS

Prereq. :#

L-T-P-D-[C]3-0-0-0-[4]

PWM inverters, Multilevel inverters, Neutral point controlled inverters, Soft switching converters: DC-DC resonant link inverters, Hybrid resonant link inverters, Quasi resonant link converters, Switched mode rectifiers, Synchronous link converters

EE667

INFORMATION THEORY

Prereq. :#

L-T-P-D-[C]3-0-0-0-[9]

Entropy, Relative Entropy, Mutual Information, Information Inequalities, Entropy rate, Asymptotic Equipartition Property (AEP) Consequences of the AEP, Typical Sequences, Shannon-McMillan-Breiman Theorem, Data Compression: Block to variable length codes, Shannon-Fano code, Huffman code, variable to fixed length coding - Tunstall code, variable to variable length codes: arithmetic code, Channel capacity: Discrete Memoryless Channel, Joint Typicality, Channel Coding Theorem and its converse, Feedback capacity, Source Channel Separation Theorem, Differential Entropy: Definition, Properties, 6. Gaussian Channel: Definition, Parallel Gaussian Channels, Channels with Colored Gaussian Noise, Gaussian Channels with Feedback, Rate Distortion Theory: Rate Distortion Function, Rate Distortion theorem and its converse , Blahut-Arimoto Algorithm, Universal Source Coding: Universal codes, Lempel-Ziv codes: LZ 78, LZW, Sliding Window Lempel Ziv algorithm (LZ 77), Network Information Theory: Gaussian Multi-User Channels, Multiple Access Channel, Broadcast Channel, Encoding of Correlated Sources, Some topics from the following: Large Deviation Property, Error Exponent, Information Theoretic Security.

EE668

CODING THEORY

Prereq. :#

L-T-P-D-[C]3-0-0-0-[9]

Types of codes, channel models, maximum likelihood decoding, Shannon’s noisy channel coding theorem, FEC, ARQ, HARQ, Linear Block Codes: Generator matrix, parity check matrix, syndrome, error detection, error correction, minimum distance of the code, dual code, weight enumeration and MacWilliams theorem. Examples of simple linear block codes, Some linear block codes: Construction, properties and decoding of some popular block codes: Hamming codes, Reed-Muller codes, Bounds on codes: Hamming bound, Plotkin bound, Singleton Bound, Elias Bound, Gilbert-Varshmov Bound, Linear programming bounds, New codes from old codes: Extending a code, puncturing a code, expunging a code, augmenting a code, shortening a code, direct sum construction, Convolutional codes: Construction, structural properties and distance properties, Decoding of convolutional codes: Viterbi algorithm, SOVA, BCJR algorithm, Turbo codes: Construction, distance Properties, performance analysis and iterative decoding, Low-Density Parity Check Codes: Tanner graphs, Factor graphs, LDPC code construction, belief propagation algorithm and iterative decoding, Some topics from the following: Polar codes, Spatially coupled codes, Network coding, Space time codes.

EE669

SIMULATION OF COMMUNICATION SYSTEMS

Prereq. :#

L-T-P-D-[C]3-0-0-0-[9]

Introduction to simulation, Discrete time signals and systems, Modeling linear time invariant system, Modeling linear time varying systems, Modeling memoryless nonlinear systems, Modeling nonlinear system with memory, Nonlinear differential equation models, Review of probability and random processes, Monte Carlo simulation and random number generation, Testing of random number generators, Modeling of functional blocks in communication systems, Wireless fading channel models, Discrete Markov fading channel models, Estimation of parameters in simulation, Estimation of performance measures from simulation, Importance sampling, Other performance estimation methods, Variance reduction techniques, Simulation optimization, Case Study

EE670

WIRELESS COMMUNICATIONS

Prereq. :#

L-T-P-D-[C]3-0-0-0-[9]

Wireless Communications and Diversity, Cellular Communications, CDMA , OFDM , MIMO, Wireless Standards

EE671

NEURAL NETWORKS

Prereq. :#

L-T-P-D-[C]3-0-0-0-[9]

Theory of representation; Two computational pradigms; Multi-layer networks; Auto-associative and hetero-associative nets; Learning in neural nets: Supervised and unsupervised learning; Application of neural nets; Neural network simulators

EE672

COMPUTER VISION AND DOCUMENT PROCESSING

Prereq. :#

L-T-P-D-[C]3-0-0-0-[4]

Human and computer vision, Image representation and modeling, Line and edge detection, Labeling, Image segmentation, Pattern recognition, Statistical, structural neural and hybrid techniques, Training & classification, Document analysis and optical character recognition, object recognition, Scene matching & analysis, Robotic version, Role of knowledge.

EE673

DIGITAL COMMUNICATION NETWORKS

Prereq. :#

L-T-P-D-[C]3-0-0-0-[9]

Computer network and the Internet, circuit and packet switching, application layer, transport layer, TCP throughput, network layer,routing algorithms, link layer, ARQ protocols, error detection and correction, medium access control protocols, wireless networks and mobility, security in networks, introduction to queuing theory, M/M/1, M/G/1 queues, reservation systems.

EE678

NEURAL SYSTEMS AND NETWORKS

Prereq. :#

L-T-P-D-[C]2-0-3-0-[4]

Memory: Eric Kandel's memory and its physiological basis, Explicit and Implicit memories, Short Term and Long Term potentiation (STP and LTP), Hopfield's Model of Associative Memories, its comparison with Kandel's model, Stability of Hopefield net, its use as CAM, Hamming's Model and comparision of number of weights, Learning: Supervised and Unsupervised nets, Learning Methods, Neural systems: Different types of neurons, dendrites, axons, role of Na+ K+ AT Pase and resting potentials, synaptic junctions and transmission of action potentials, Consciousness and its correlation with respiratory sinus arrythmia, a bioinstrumentation scheme for its measurement; Neural nets for technical applications: Bidirectional Associative Memories, (SAMs), Radial Basic, Function nets. Boltzmann machine, Wavelet nets, Cellular Neural Nets and Fuzzy nets.

EE679

QUEUEING THEORY

Prereq. :#

L-T-P-D-[C]3-0-0-0-[4]

Review of probability and stochastic processes, Markov chains, Little's theorem, modeling & analysis of M/M-/- queues, Burke's Theorem, Reversibility, Method of stages, Analysis of M/G/1 queues, Queues with vacations, Work conservation principle, Priority queues, Queues served in cyclic order, Fluid-flow and diffusion approximations.

EE681

COMPACT MODELING

Prereq. :#

L-T-P-D-[C]3-0-0-0-[9]

Introduction to Simulation, SPICE and Compact Modeling, Integrated Resistor Modeling, Integrated MOS Varactor Modeling, MOSFET Modeling approaches, Threshold Voltage based modeling (BSIM3, BSIM4), Charge based modeling (BSIM6), Surface Potential based modeling, Quality of MOSFET Compact Models and Benchmark Tests, Layout Effects and Parameter Extraction, High Frequency Effects and RF Modeling, SOI MOSFET Modeling, Noise Modeling, Multi-gate MOSFETs.

 

EE683

QUANTUM AND WAVE PHENOMENA

Prereq. :#

L-T-P-D-[C]3-0-0-0-[9]

The concepts and techniques of quantum mechanics are widely used in engineering fields such as photonics, electronics, nanotechnology and material science. This course is designed to introduce the basics of quantum and wave phenomena, and to show how these phenomena can be used for developing devices.

  1. Introduction to quantum mechanics and its tools: Motivation for quantum mechanics: early experiments; general principles of quantum mechanics: operator algebra, eigenstates, superposition, observables and expectation values, uncertainty relations, commutators, angular momentum, Dirac notation; potential wells and barriers, harmonic oscillator, Hydrogenic atom; time independent and dependent perturbation theory.

  2. Device applications of quantum and wave phenomena: Density of states; practical examples of low-dimensional systems such as quantum wells, wires and dots: design, fabrication and characterization techniques; engineered electronic and optical properties of these low-dimensional materials; application in electronic, optoelectronic and photonic devices; current research efforts towards using quantum mechanical effects for developing efficient devices.

EE684

FIBER-OPTIC COMMUNICATIONS

Prereq. :#

L-T-P-D-[C]3-0-0-0-[9]

Introduction to non-coherent and coherent optical communications, Optical transmitters, phase and amplitude modulators, pulse shaping, generation of modulation formats (ASK, PSK, QAM, and OFDM), Optical receivers, Direct detection and coherent detection, DSP algorithms in coherent receivers for phase, frequency, and timing offset estimation, Optical amplifiers and their modeling, impact of ASE noise, Optical fibers, types, modes, chromatic and polarization mode dispersion, nonlinear effects and their impact, compensation of nonlinear effects.

EE685

SEMICONDUCTOR OPTICAL COMMUNICATION DEVICES

Prereq. :#

L-T-P-D-[C]3-0-0-0-[9]

Introduction, Review of Semiconductors, Epitaxial Growth of Semiconductors, Semiconductor Optical Waveguides, LED, Diode Lasers, Fabrication and Packaging, Single mode Laser diodes+Reliability, Photo-Detectors, External Modulators, Photonic Integration.

EE686A

MICROWAVE IMAGING CHARACTERIZATION AND NONDESTRUCTIVE TESTING

Prereq. :#

L-T-P-D-[C]3-0-0-0-[9]

Introduction to electromagnetic theory and microwaves: interaction of microwaves with the dielectric materials; the concept of effective permittivity, definition of microwave imaging and characterization; Measuring parameters at microwave frequencies; Electromagnetic scattering theory: direct and inverse problems; Inverse problem from the mathematic point of view; Overview of the microwave methods for the material characterization and testing, resonant methods, cavity perturbation approach, reflection methods, transmission reflection methods; Generalization of the permittivity reconstruction of inhomogeneous structures and its formulation as the one dimensional microwave imaging problem; The direct problem formulation and its inverse solution for the planar inhomogeneous structures, the stratified and continuous media, TEM, TE and TM illuminations; Derivation of the Riccati equation for the in homogenous media and its solution using the renormalization approach; Generalization of the one dimensional Fourier transform technique and extending its validity to general non-planar media; Practical configurations for the microwave characterization and imaging: coaxial probes, coaxial airlines, free space, planar lines, rectangular waveguides; Applications of microwave imaging nondestructive testing; Development of microwave sensors for industrial and agricultural applications.

EE698

KALMAN FILTERING AND ITS APPLICATIONS

Prereq. :#

L-T-P-D-[C]3-0-0-0-[9]

Introductory concepts : Linear algebra and probability fundamentals. Motivating the basic Kalman filter: Least squares, LMS and RLS algorithms. The linear Kalman filter, constant gain Kalman filters. Filter tuning , expectation maximization. Bayesian framework, Kalman smoothers, nonlinear and other variants of the Kalman filter (eg., extended Kalman filter, unscented Kalman filter, particle filter). Brief introduction to H-Infinity filters. Applications in signal processing, inverse problems and data assimilation.

 

EE699

M. Tech. Thesis

Prereq. :#

L-T-P-D-[C]*-*-*-*-[*]

 

EE799

PhD Thesis

Prereq. :#

L-T-P-D-[C]*-*-*--[9]