Knowledge and understanding:
Knowledge of digital modulation techniques. Knowledge of results and techniques for modulation format classification and hiding.
Applying knowledge and understanding:
Knowledge of the main digital communication systems. Capability to implement in Matlab/Octave simple schemes.
Capability to choose the best modulation system.
Communication skills: Capability to present a topic of the course.
Capability to elaborate and synthesize and implement in Matlab/Octave the course contents.
Mathematics, Probability and stochastic processes, Signal theory, Electrical communications.
Theory 35%, Numeric Exercises 15%, Matlab/Octave Exercises 50%.
Communication systems with numerical modulation. PAM, PSK, QAM, FSK.
Modulation format identification and classification.
Lectures; Class Exercises; Matlab/Octave exercises in laboratory.
 J. G. Proakis, M. Salehi: Communication System Engineering, second edition. Prentice Hall, 2002.
 S. Benedetto, E. Biglieri: Principles of Digital Transmission. Kluver, 1999.
 J. G. Proakis, M. Salehi, G. Bauch: Contemporary Communication System Engineering using Matlab,
second edition. Thomson Brooks/Cole, 2004.
 A. Napolitano Cyclostationarity: New trends and applications", Signal Processing, vol. 120, pp. 385-408,
Discussion of Matlab/Octave exercises and oral exam.