Course Information

Prof. Mojtaba Vaezi, Spring 2018


Course syllabus in pdf.

Class Time and Location

  • MWF 11:30–12:20
    Tolentine 301


  • Homework (20%)

  • Lab Assignments (25%)

  • Midterm 1 (15%)

  • Midterm 2 (15%)

  • Final Exam (25%)

Assignments and Labs

Assignments will be handed out on Mondays, and due a week later at 5pm. The assignments include problem sets and labs.

There will be 25% penalty for late assignments. No assignment is accepted more than a week later.

You are welcome to talk with other students about the homework, but everyone should turn in their own write up.


The recommended textbook is

Communication Systems (5th Edition)
Simon Haykin and Michael Moher
John Wiley & Sons (2009) link

Other References
B. P. Lathi and Z. Ding, “Modern Digital and Analog Communication Systems,” (4th Edition), Oxford University Press, 2009.
Proakis and Salehi, “Fundamentals of communication systems,” (2nd Edition) Pearson, 2013.
L. W. Couch, “Digital and Analog Communication Systems,” (8th Edition), Pearson, 2012.