ELEC 471 Class Notes, Spring 2003
 Online probability texts and references:
 January 16:
Slides on signal processing research
 January 16: The Monty Hall Program
 January 21:
Chapter 1 slides
 February 11: 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 20: MATLAB program sales.m
to plot family of curves for model of salesperson.
Click here to see the plot
 February 27:
Chapter 2 slides
 March 5:
Solutions to Exam 1
 March 18:
MATLAB program poissbino.m
to compare binomial and Poisson PMFs
 March 25:
 March 27:
 April 1:
 April 8: Chapter 3 slides
 April 22 and 24:
Chapter 4 slides

April 24 and 29: 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 29: MATLAB programs
for digital communication in Gaussian noise
digcomG.m for analytical and
digcomG_sim.m for simulation