Signal Processing and Analysis

Master's degree in Electrical Engineering (specialization in Control and Industrial Electronics)
6 ECTS; 1º Ano, 2º Semestre, 28,0 T + 28,0 PL + 5,0 OT + 2,0 O

- Gabriel Pereira Pires
- Manuel Fernando Martins de Barros

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The main objective of this course is to provide students with the concepts and fundamental techniques of processing and analysis of digital signals (DSP).
In the end, students should be able to simulate, design and implement DSP system.
The main focus will be the implementation of digital filters.

1- Introduction
2- Discrete signals and systems
3- Sampling of continuous and discrete signals
4- Discrete Fourier transform and spectral estimation methods
5- Digital Filters
6- Design and implementation of FIR and IIR filters
7- Introduction to the digital signal microprocessors.

Evaluation Methodology
Written exam (40%), homework (10%), research work (10%), lab projects (40%).

- Smith, S. The Scientist & Engineer's Guide to Digital Signal Processing. USA: California: Technical Publishing - online
- Lathi, B. (2000). Signal Processing and Linear Systems. USA: Oxford University Press

Method of interaction
Lectures, Problem solving and laboratory sessions.

Software used in class
- Demos, Videos and Applets from the public domain.