ELEC 471 Class Notes, Spring 2002

Chapter 1 of Yates/Goodman text
(PDF format)
 Another introductory probability book from MIT:
Introduction to Probability by
Dimitri P. Bertsekas and John N. Tsitsiklis
 A more advanced book that is one of my favorites:
Introduction to Statistical Signal Processing by
R.M. Gray and L.D. Davisson
 January 17: MATLAB program
monty.m to simulate
Let's Make a Deal
 January 22:Instructions for new
Matlab version
 January 22:Chapter 1 slides
 February 7: MATLAB programs
digcom1.m and
digcom2.m
to begin simulation of digital communication system with discreteamplitude
noise
See also monty.m for
Let's Make a Deal simulation, which shows how to do
multiple "runs" with a for loop.
 February 26: MATLAB program sales.m
to plot family of curves for model of salesperson.
Click here to see the plot
 February 26:Chapter 2 slides
 March 26:
 March 28:
Exercises with expectations
 April 2:
Solutions to Chapter 2 example problems
 April 9:
 April 916:
 April 18:
Chapter 4 slides

April 25, 30: Leastsquares fitting
 Straight line slope:
Notes and
MATLAB program
lsline.m
 Sine wave amplitude and DC offset:
Notes and
MATLAB program
sinls.m
 Modeling of linear systems:
Notes and
and MATLAB program
lsq.m
 Arterial pressure waveforms:
Notes
 Read the following paper at
IEEE Xplore:
"Least squares adaptive processing in military applications,"
by Etter, D.M.; Steinhardt, A.O.; Stoner, S.L.
IEEE Signal Processing Magazine, Volume 19, Issue 3, May 2002,
Pages 66 73.
 April 30: MATLAB program
digcomG.m
for digital communication in Gaussian noise