ELEC 470: Report Presentation Topics, Spring 2004
The topics for Special Topic Reports
are as follows, as of March 30, 2004.
The students and topics are listed in the order that I
received their topic selection.
Students in red should choose a new topic as soon as possible!
- Billy Crawford: Global Positioning System (GPS)
- Tom Goodman and Anthony Curtis:
Digital compression techniques (e.g. mp3, mpeg, dvd, etc.)
Ahmad Hassan and Kathe Woodside:
Highspeed Modems and DSL
- Kevin Turner:
HDTV and digital TV broadcasting;
standardization, implementation costs, advantages,
comparison with analog TV.
- Charlie Ryland and Robert Warner:
Cassette tapes for audio recording
- Franklin Gibboney and Jordan Rice:
Digital encryption (for security)
- Matt Sharp: Wireless MIMO, space-time codes
- Sam Reier:
Wireless communication with multiple antennas, beamforming
- Ig An and Christian Ottesen:
History of Electrical Communication
Brian Strojny: GPS
- Darwin Flores: Satellite communication
- Jim Ritter and Eric Ehrbar:
Ultra-wide Band Communications (UWB)
- Christian Stebbins:
Early wireless communication, the Marconi wireless telegraph