Lab "Communications"


Basic Information
Lecturers: Gerhard Schmidt and group
Room: PC Lab, Building B
Language: English
Target group: Students in electrical engineering and computer engineering
Prerequisites: For the projects carried out by the institute of Prof. Dr.-Ing. Gerhard Schmidt, fundamental knowledge of system theory and common sense is required. Attendance of the lectures and exercises of "Advanced Signals and Systems" and "Advanced Digital Signal Processing" is strongly recommended.
Registration procedure: The registration of the lab is organized the LNS group.

On Wednesdays: 14:00 - 18:00 h

On Thursday: 14:00 - 18:00 h

Contents: A detailied description is given by the LNS group. The projects of the DSS group can be found below.



Project 1: Introduction to Matlab

Project 2: LTI-Systems: State Equations and Simulation

  • State-space Descriptions of LTI-Systems
  • Canonical Realizations of Signal-flow Graphs
  • Transformation of State-space Variables
  • Controlability and Observability

Project 3: Signal Sources and Spectral Analysis

  • Spectral Estimation
  • Non-parametric estimation, Periodogram, Corellogram, Blackman-Tuckey, Bartlett
  • Parametric estimation

Project 4: Correlation, Coherence, and Information Flow

  • Autocorrelation, cross-correlation
  • Coherence
  • Welch's method, power spectral density estimation
  • Causality



Link Content
Matlab-files for the projects
Example of an multiple choice test
Project description for project 1
Project description for project 2
Project description for project 3
Project description for project 4



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