EE 533 Digital Signal Processing

Catalog Data: Sampling and quantization of continuous-time signals. Multirate processing of digital signals. Transform analysis of linear time-invariant systems: frequency response of rational system functions, stability and casuality. Digital filter design techniques: FIR and IIR filters. Effects of finite register length. Properties of windowing and short-time Fourier Transform analysis. Introduction to time-frequency representations. Computation of DFT, FFT techniques. DSP application project.

Textbook: Oppenheim & Schafer, Discrete-Time Signal Processing, 3rd edition, Prentice Hall, 2010. 

References : 

  1. P. Stoica & R. Moses, Spectral Analysis of Signals, Prentice Hall, 2005. 
  2. J.G. Proakis & D. Manolakis, Digital Signal Processing, 4th edition, Prentice Hall, 2006. 
  3. S. Mitra, Digital Signal Processing, McGraw Hill, 2001.
Instructor : Dr. Mustafa A. Altinkaya, Associate Professor
Class Hours : To be determined
Prerequisites: EE 331 Signals and Systems, Probability


  1. Review of Background: Discrete-time signals and systems.The z-transform.Sampling of continuous-time signals. 
  2. The frequency response of Linear Time Invariant systems 
  3. Magnitude-phase relationship and analysis of phase characteristics of LTI systems 
  4. Basic Filter design techniques; FIR and IIR filter characteristics and their design. 
  5. The discrete Fourier transform and its computation. 
  6. Fourier analysis of signals using the discrete Fourier transform.
  7. Time-frequency representation of signals, Short-time Fourier Transform and the effects of windowing. 
  8. Structures for discrete-time systems. 
  9. Multirate signal processing
  10. Discrete Hilbert transforms.
  11. Stochastic Processes and Models
  12. Spectral analysis: Nonparametric and Parametric Models
  13. Parametric Models for Line Spectra
Homeworks : There are 4-6 homeworks (which will not be collected).

Grading : 1 or 2 Midterm Exams (28% each), 0 or 1 Term Paper (28%) and Final (44%) (Tentative)

Mustafa A. ALTINKAYA 2018