Subject description - A3B31TES

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A3B31TES Signal theory Extent of teaching:3+2c
Guarantors:  Roles:P,V Language of
Teachers:  Completion:Z,ZK
Responsible Department:13131 Credits:5 Semester:L


Course explains basic terms and methods for continuous-time and discrete-time signal and system analysis.

Study targets:

Background of continuous and discrete signals and systems. Tests during semester and final test.

Course outlines:

1. Introduction to signals
2. Basic features of systems
3. Systems in time-domain
4. Convolution and correlation
5. Properties and application of Laplace transform L-
6. Properties and application of Fourier transform and series
7. Properties and application of Discrete Fourier transform (DFT)
8. Properties and application of Z-transform
9. System function and frequency response
10. Signal sampling and reconstruction
11. Introduction to continuous-time filters
12. Introduction to discrete-time and digital filters
13. Quantization and limit cycles
14. Modulation

Exercises outline:

1. Basic signals, simulation in MATLAB
2. Time-domain characterisation of systems
3. Simulation of simple systems
4. Convolution and correlation
5. Application of Laplace transform
6. Application of Fourier transform
7. DFT and basic properties
8. Application of z-transform
9. System function, frequency response of 1st and 2nd order systems
10. Signal sampling and reconstruction
11. Continuous-time filter design
12. Digital filter design
13. Simulation of signal quantization
14. Simulation of modulation


1. G. F. Franklin, J. D. Powell, A. Emami-Naeini: Feedback Control of Dynamic Systems. Prentice-Hall, 6th Edition, 2009.
2. S. W. Smith: The Scientists and Engineer's Guide to Digital Signal Processing. California Technical Publishing, 1999.
3. A. V. Oppenheim, A. S. Wilsky with S. H. Nawab: Signals and Systems. Prentice-Hall, Second Edition, 1997.


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BPOI_BO Common courses V 2
BPOI3 Software Systems V 2
BPOI2 Computer and Information Science V 2
BPKME_BO Common courses V 2
BPKME5 Komunikace a elektronika V 2
BPKME4 Network and Information Technology V 2
BPKME3 Applied Electronics V 2
BPKME2 Multimedia Technology V 2
BPKME1 Communication Technology V 2
BPEEM1 Applied Electrical Engineering V 2
BPEEM_BO Common courses V 2
BPEEM2 Electrical Engineering and Management V 2
BMI(ECTS) Manager Informatics V 2
BWM(ECTS) Web and Multimedia V 2
BIS(ECTS) Intelligent Systems V 2
BSI(ECTS) Software Engineering V 2

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