Courses

EE 1105. Lab for EE 1305.

Laboratory for Electrical Engineering 1305 (0-3) Introduction to Electrical Engineering laboratory procedures, causes, and correction of errors in measurements theory of operation and usage of basic Electrical Engineering test instruments, and report writing.

1 Credit Hour
3 Total Contact Hour
3 Lab Hour
0 Lecture Hour
0 Other Hour

Major Restrictions:
Restricted to majors of LDEE

Corequisite(s): EE1305

EE 1300. Energy Issues in the 21st Cent.

A survey of the sources, uses, technologies, economics, environmental effects, policies and legislation related to energy. Information on different types of energy sources, and the current technologies that use them, are presented. Projections are included based on current facts and possible future scenarios.

3 Credit Hours
3 Total Contact Hours
0 Lab Hours
3 Lecture Hours
0 Other Hours

Major Restrictions:
Restricted to majors of EE

Classification Restrictions:
Restricted to class of FR

EE 1305. Intro to Electrical Engineer.

Introduction to Electrical Engineering (3-0) An introduction to mathematical and systems concepts that form the basis for electrical engineering. Includes an introduction to circuit components, voltage and current concepts. Also included are sinusoidal signal characteristics, basic filter responses and bandwitdth concepts. Corerequisite: EE 1105.

3 Credit Hours
3 Total Contact Hours
0 Lab Hours
3 Lecture Hours
0 Other Hours

Prerequisite(s): (MATH 1411 w/C or better ) OR (MATH 1312 w/C or better ) OR (MATH 2313 w/C or better ) OR (MATH 2326 w/C or better ) OR (MATH 1411A w/C or better AND MATH 1411B w/C or better AND MATH 1411C w/C or better)

EE 2151. Lab for EE 2351.

Laboratory for Electrical Engineering 2351 (0-3) Use of oscilloscopes, function generators, and power supplies to test and study electrical networks and their behavior. Technical writing and computer aided design.

1 Credit Hour
3 Total Contact Hour
3 Lab Hour
0 Lecture Hour
0 Other Hour

Prerequisite(s): (EE 1105 w/C or better ) OR (EE 1110 w/C or better)

EE 2169. Laboratory for EE 2369.

Laboratory for EE 2369 (0-3) Implemenmtation and testing of basic cominational and sequential digital systems.

1 Credit Hour
3 Total Contact Hour
3 Lab Hour
0 Lecture Hour
0 Other Hour

Major Restrictions:
Restricted to majors of CS,EE,LDEE

Classification Restrictions:
Restricted to class of JR,SO,SR

Prerequisite(s): (EE 1105 w/C or better AND EE 1305 w/C or better ) OR (CS 1401 w/C or better)

Corequisite(s): EE2369

EE 2350. Electric Circuits I.

Theory of electric circuits including Kirchhoff's laws, resistive circuits, techniques of circuit analysis, operational amplifier, and transient analysis of RC, RL, and RLC circuits. (TCCN ENGR 2305).

3 Credit Hours
3 Total Contact Hours
0 Lab Hours
3 Lecture Hours
0 Other Hours

Prerequisite(s): (EE 1305 w/C or better ) AND (PHYS 2421 w/C or better ) AND (MATH 1312 w/C or better AND MATH 2326 w/C or better)

EE 2351. Electric Circuits II.

Electric Circuits II (3-0) Continuation of Electric Circuits I to include sinusoidal steady-state analysis, three-phase systems, Laplace transform in circuits, frequency-selective circuits, Bode diagrams and two-port circuits.

3 Credit Hours
3 Total Contact Hours
0 Lab Hours
3 Lecture Hours
0 Other Hours

Prerequisite(s): (EE 2350 w/C or better ) AND (PHYS 2421 w/C or better ) AND (MATH 2326 w/C or better)

Corequisite(s): EE2151

EE 2353. Cont. Time Signals & Systems.

Representation and analysis of continuous time signals; time and frequency analysis of linear time-invariant systems; convolution, differential equations, Laplace transform, Fourier series and transform, filters.

3 Credit Hours
3 Total Contact Hours
0 Lab Hours
3 Lecture Hours
0 Other Hours

Prerequisite(s): (EE 2350 w/C or better ) AND (MATH 1312 w/C or better AND MATH 2326 w/C or better)

EE 2369. Digital Systems Design I.

Digital Systems Design I (3-0) (Common course number COSC 1309) Design and synthesis of digital systems using both combinational and sequential circuits. Includes laboratory projects implemented with standard ICs.

3 Credit Hours
3 Total Contact Hours
0 Lab Hours
3 Lecture Hours
0 Other Hours

Major Restrictions:
Restricted to majors of CS,LDCS,LDEE

Prerequisite(s): (EE 1305 w/C or better ) OR (CS 1401 w/C or better)

Corequisite(s): EE2169

EE 2372. Software Design I.

Software Design I (3-0) An introduction to software design with a structured computer language that focuses on the construction of programs consisting of multiple functions residing in multiple files. Covers program creation and top-down-design, basic elements and operations, modular program construction, and the use of programming tools such as makefiles. Introduces object oriented programming techniques.

3 Credit Hours
3 Total Contact Hours
0 Lab Hours
3 Lecture Hours
0 Other Hours

Major Restrictions:
Restricted to majors of EE

Prerequisite(s): (EE 1305 w/C or better ) OR (CS 1401 w/C or better)

EE 3109. Computer-aided Digital Design.

Computer-aided Digital Design (1-2) Design of digital circuits using CAD tools. Includes schematic capture, simulation and hardware description language.

1 Credit Hour
3 Total Contact Hour
2 Lab Hour
1 Lecture Hour
0 Other Hour

Prerequisite(s): (EE 2351 w/C or better AND EE 2369 w/C or better)

EE 3125. Applied Quantum Mech Wkshp.

Activities for enhancing learning in the Applied Quantum Mechanics course, EE 3325, using animations, modeling and computer simulations to describe fundamental theories associated with electrical engineering concepts, semiconductor device physics, electromagnetic wave theory and nanotechnology. EE 3125 may be used as one of the three credits of Technical Electives that satisfies degree requirements. Recommended concurrent course EE 3325.

1 Credit Hour
3 Total Contact Hour
3 Lab Hour
0 Lecture Hour
0 Other Hour

Major Restrictions:
Restricted to majors of EE

Classification Restrictions:
Restricted to class of JR

Prerequisite(s): (EE 2351 w/C or better ) AND (PHYS 2421 w/C or better)

EE 3138. Lab for Electrical Engr 3338.

Laboratory for Electrical Engineering (0-3) Introduction to experimental analysis of junction diodes, bipolar junction transistors, and junction field effect transistors. Frequency response measurements of operational amplifier circuits. Fourier analysis. PSPICE simulatins.

1 Credit Hour
3 Total Contact Hour
3 Lab Hour
0 Lecture Hour
0 Other Hour

Prerequisite(s): (EE 2151 w/C or better AND EE 2351 w/C or better)

Corequisite(s): EE3338

EE 3176. Laboratory For EE 3376.

Laboratory for Electrical Engineering 3376 (0-3) Assembly language programming of microcomputer systems.

1 Credit Hour
3 Total Contact Hour
3 Lab Hour
0 Lecture Hour
0 Other Hour

Prerequisite(s): (EE 2169 w/C or better AND EE 2369 w/C or better AND EE 2372 w/C or better)

EE 3195. Junior Professional Orientat.

Junior Pofessional Orientation (1-0) Professional Orientation for Junior Electrical Engineering Students. Introduction to the engineering profession with emphasis on systems engineering, job placement, and professional and ethical conduct in the engineering workplace. Required of all students prior to graduation.

1 Credit Hour
1 Total Contact Hour
0 Lab Hour
1 Lecture Hour
0 Other Hour

Major Restrictions:
Restricted to majors of EE

EE 3321. Electromagnetic Field Theory.

Electromagnetic Field Theory (3-0) Fundamental laws and concepts of static and time- varying electromagnetics, wave propagation in free space and lossy media, wave reflections, transmission lines, basic radiation sources and arrays.

3 Credit Hours
3 Total Contact Hours
0 Lab Hours
3 Lecture Hours
0 Other Hours

Major Restrictions:
Restricted to majors of EE,EECE

Prerequisite(s): (EE 2351 w/C or better ) AND (PHYS 2421 w/C or better ) AND (MATH 2326 w/C or better ) AND (MATH 2313 w/C or better ) OR (MATH 2326 w/C or better)

EE 3325. Applied Quantum Mech for EE.

An introductory course designed to provide students with a fundamental understanding of electron energy, electron/ photon interaction, and electron energy transitions; electr- omagnetic wave theory and quantization of photon energy; laser theory and operation; and advanced applications such as quantum dots, zener diodes and resonant tunneling diodes. This includes applying boundary conditions to solve the time independent Schrodinger's equation, normalization of the wave function, and applying fundamental solutions such as the infinite potential well (particle-in-a-box) and finite potential well to laser, quantum dot and tunneling applicat- ions. Recommended concurrent course EE 3125.

3 Credit Hours
3 Total Contact Hours
0 Lab Hours
3 Lecture Hours
0 Other Hours

Major Restrictions:
Restricted to majors of EE

Classification Restrictions:
Restricted to class of JR

Prerequisite(s): (EE 2350 w/C or better ) AND (PHYS 2421 w/C or better ) AND (MATH 1312 w/C or better AND MATH 2326 w/C or better)

EE 3329. Fund. of Semiconductor Dev.

Fundamentals of Semiconductor Devices (3-0) Energy band models, electron and hole concentrations and transport, P-N junction, biopolar junction transitors, and field effect devices.

3 Credit Hours
3 Total Contact Hours
0 Lab Hours
3 Lecture Hours
0 Other Hours

Prerequisite(s): (EE 3321 w/C or better AND EE 3325 w/C or better)

EE 3338. Electronics I.

Electronics I is an introduction to electronic devices and circuits: Amplifier concepts, diodes, field effect transistor amplifiers, bipolar junction transistor amplifiers.

3 Credit Hours
3 Total Contact Hours
0 Lab Hours
3 Lecture Hours
0 Other Hours

Prerequisite(s): (EE 2351 w/C or better)

EE 3340. Electronics II.

Electronics II (3-0) Analysis and design of linear integrated circuits stressing impedance levels, gains and frequency responses. Complex plane concepts. Active filter and oscillator design. Pulse response and stability analysis.

3 Credit Hours
3 Total Contact Hours
0 Lab Hours
3 Lecture Hours
0 Other Hours

Prerequisite(s): (EE 3438 w/C or better ) OR (EE 3338 w/C or better)

EE 3353. Discrete Time Signals & System.

Discrete Time Signals & Systems (3-0) Representation and analysis of discrete time signals and systems, Z-transform, DT Fourier transform, DFT, FFT, and difference equations. Emphasizes applications to communications, control and signal processing.

3 Credit Hours
3 Total Contact Hours
0 Lab Hours
3 Lecture Hours
0 Other Hours

Prerequisite(s): (EE 2353 w/C or better ) AND (MATH 2326 w/C or better ) AND (MATH 2326 w/C or better)

EE 3354. Intro to Communication Netwks.

EE 3354: Intro to Communication Networks Familiarization with communication networks through simulation experiments done with computer software. Topics include Protocol Layers, Link Analysis, Circuit and Packet switches, LANs, and Internet Protocols.

3 Credit Hours
3 Total Contact Hours
0 Lab Hours
3 Lecture Hours
0 Other Hours

Major Restrictions:
Restricted to majors of EE

Classification Restrictions:
Restricted to class of JR,SR

Prerequisite(s): (EE 2351 w/C or better AND EE 2372 w/C or better)

EE 3372. Software Design II.

Software Design II (3-0) An introduction to object-oriented software design. Covers basic language elements, operations, and design concepts; emphasizes program design and construction using extensible, reusable modules.

3 Credit Hours
3 Total Contact Hours
0 Lab Hours
3 Lecture Hours
0 Other Hours

Prerequisite(s): (EE 2372 w/C or better ) AND (EE 3176 w/C or better ) AND (EE 3376 w/C or better)

EE 3376. Microprocessor Systems I.

Microprocessor Systems I (3-0) Study of microprocessor programming models, assembly language, macro assembles, and an introduction to system integration and interfacing.

3 Credit Hours
3 Total Contact Hours
0 Lab Hours
3 Lecture Hours
0 Other Hours

Prerequisite(s): (EE 2372 w/C or better ) AND (EE 2369 w/C or better ) AND (EE 2350 w/C or better)

EE 3384. Probabilistic Methods-Engr/Sci.

Probabilistic Methods in Engineering and Science (3-0) Problems involving discrete and continuous random variables, distribution functions, moments, statistical dependence and an introduction to statistical methods. Emphasis to be on formulation of physical problems.

3 Credit Hours
3 Total Contact Hours
0 Lab Hours
3 Lecture Hours
0 Other Hours

Major Restrictions:
Restricted to majors of CS,EE,EECE

Prerequisite(s): (MATH 2313 w/C or better ) OR (MATH 2326 w/C or better ) AND (MATH 3323 w/C or better ) AND (EE 2353 w/C or better)

EE 3385. Energy Conversion.

Energy Conversion (3-0) Theory and performance characteristics of electro-mechanical energy conversion equipment to include transformers and both d-c and a-c generators and motors and the control devices employed therewith.

3 Credit Hours
3 Total Contact Hours
0 Lab Hours
3 Lecture Hours
0 Other Hours

Prerequisite(s): (EE 3321 w/C or better ) AND (PHYS 2420 w/C or better)

EE 4142. Laboratory For EE 4342.

Laboratory for EE 4342 (Digital Systems Design II) (0-3) Design and verification of digital systems using simulation. Laboratory implementation using standard, integrated circuits and programmable logic devices.

1 Credit Hour
3 Total Contact Hour
3 Lab Hour
0 Lecture Hour
0 Other Hour

Prerequisite(s): (EE 3176 w/C or better AND EE 3376 w/C or better)

EE 4153. Lab for EE 4353.

EE 4153: Laboratory for EE 4353 (0-1) Simulation, fabrication, and testing of MOS technology. Includes silicon oxidation, lithography, etching, thin film deposition, and diffusion.

1 Credit Hour
1 Total Contact Hour
1 Lab Hour
0 Lecture Hour
0 Other Hour

Prerequisite(s): (EE 3329 w/C or better)

EE 4171. Engineering Problems.

Engineering Problems (0-0-1) Original investigation of special problems in the student's field, the problem to be selected by the student with the approval of the head of the department. A maximum of three credit hours of Engineering Problems may be applied toward the BS Degree.

1 Credit Hour
1 Total Contact Hour
0 Lab Hour
0 Lecture Hour
1 Other Hour

Major Restrictions:
Restricted to majors of EE,EECE

Classification Restrictions:
Restricted to class of SR

EE 4178. Laboratory For EE 4378.

Laboratory For Electrical Engineering 4378 (0-3) Use of development tools in the design and implementation of microprocessor-based systems.

1 Credit Hour
3 Total Contact Hour
3 Lab Hour
0 Lecture Hour
0 Other Hour

Prerequisite(s): (EE 3176 w/C or better AND EE 3376 w/C or better)

EE 4181. Co-op Work Experiences.

Co-op Work Experiences (0-0-1) Work experience in business, industrial, governmemtal, professional, service, or other organizations to provide on-the-job training and professional preparation in the student's area of interest. A report covering the work experience must be submitted by the student to the departmental Co-op Coordinator at the end of each work period. Upon completion of his of her third work period and submission of a report summarizing the total work experience, a student can use three hours of Co-op Work Experience in his or her degree plan in place of a technical elective or elective in the major.

1 Credit Hour
1 Total Contact Hour
0 Lab Hour
0 Lecture Hour
1 Other Hour

Major Restrictions:
Restricted to majors of EE,EECE

Classification Restrictions:
Restricted to class of JR,SR

EE 4182. Co-op Work Experiences.

Co-op Work Experiences (0-0-1) Work experience in business, industrial, governmental, professional, service, or other organizations to provide on-the-job training and professional preparation in the student's area of interest. A report covering the work experience must be submitted by the student to the departmental co-op coordinator at the end of each work period. Upon completion of his or her third work period and submission of a report summarizing the total work experience, a student can use three hours of Co-op Work Experience in his or her degree plan in place of a technical elective or elective in the major.

1 Credit Hour
1 Total Contact Hour
0 Lab Hour
0 Lecture Hour
1 Other Hour

Major Restrictions:
Restricted to majors of EE,EECE

Classification Restrictions:
Restricted to class of JR,SR

EE 4183. Co-op Work Experiences.

Co-op Work Experiences (0-0-1) Work experiences in business, industrial, governmental, professional, service, or other organizations to provide on-the-job training and professional preparation in the student's area of interest. A report covering the work experience must be submitted by the student to the departmental Co-op Coordinator at the end of each work period. Upon completion of his or her third work period and submission of a report summarizing the total work experience, a student can use three hours of Co-op Work Experience in his or her degree plan in place of a technical elective or elective in the major.

1 Credit Hour
1 Total Contact Hour
0 Lab Hour
0 Lecture Hour
1 Other Hour

Major Restrictions:
Restricted to majors of EE,EECE

Classification Restrictions:
Restricted to class of JR,SR

EE 4195. Senior Professional Orientat.

Senior Pofessional Orientation (1-0) Introduction to the engineering profession with emphasis on job placement and ethical conduct in the engineering workplace. Required of all students prior to graduation. Students are required to attend a certain number of University professional related lectures, as specified by the instructor.

1 Credit Hour
1 Total Contact Hour
0 Lab Hour
1 Lecture Hour
0 Other Hour

EE 4210. EE Laboratory II.

Electrical Engineering Laboratory II (1-4) Experimental Introduction to modulation, communication, and IF transformers, transmission lines, wave guides and antenna measurements. Emphasis on laboratory investigation using specialized instrumentation.

2 Credit Hours
5 Total Contact Hours
4 Lab Hours
1 Lecture Hours
0 Other Hours

Prerequisite(s): (EE 3138 w/C or better ) AND (EE 3321 w/C or better ) AND (EE 3340 w/C or better)

EE 4220. Senior Project Laboratory.

Senior Project Laboratory (2-4) Research & Analysis leading to a preliminary design for an approved engineering project. Includes formal project proposal and work plan; specification of functional, performance and cost goals; generation of computer-aided design documents and simulation or modeling results. Design process is concluded in EE 4230 through prototyping, testing and revisions.

2 Credit Hours
6 Total Contact Hours
4 Lab Hours
2 Lecture Hours
0 Other Hours

Prerequisite(s): (EE 3195 w/C or better ) AND (EE 3176 w/C or better ) AND (EE 3321 w/C or better ) AND (EE 3329 w/C or better ) AND (EE 3340 w/C or better ) AND (EE 3353 w/C or better ) AND (EE 3376 w/C or better ) AND (EE 3138 w/C or better)

EE 4230. Senior Project Lab II.

Senior Project Laboratory II (1-2) Laboratory development of special projects concerned with various electrical systems. Small group or individual semester projects are stressed.

2 Credit Hours
3 Total Contact Hours
2 Lab Hours
1 Lecture Hours
0 Other Hours

Prerequisite(s): (EE 4220 w/C or better ) AND (EE 3329 w/C or better)

EE 4341. Communication System.

Communication Systems (3-0) Spectral density and correlation, sampling theory; linear, angle and pulse modulation; random signals and noise; effect of noise in modulation systems.

3 Credit Hours
3 Total Contact Hours
0 Lab Hours
3 Lecture Hours
0 Other Hours

Prerequisite(s): (EE 3353 w/C or better ) AND (EE 3384 w/C or better)

EE 4342. Digital Systems Design II.

Digital Systems Design II (3-0) Design techniques for complex digital systems, with emphasis on computer hardware design and computer- aided techniques, including hardware description languages and hardware simulation packages. Algorithmic State Machine design is stressed for small systems. Emphasis on problem definition, design, and verification.

3 Credit Hours
3 Total Contact Hours
0 Lab Hours
3 Lecture Hours
0 Other Hours

Major Restrictions:
Restricted to majors of EE,EECE

Prerequisite(s): (EE 3376 w/C or better)

Corequisite(s): EE4142

EE 4347. Applied Electromagnetics.

Applied Electromagnetics (3-0) The study of static and time-varying electromagnetic principles and laws in their application to modern technology, natural phenomena, as well as to scientific and industrial devices and systems from dc to microwave frequencies.

3 Credit Hours
3 Total Contact Hours
0 Lab Hours
3 Lecture Hours
0 Other Hours

Prerequisite(s): (EE 3321 w/C or better)

EE 4350. Integrat Cir/Semiconduct Devic.

Integrated Circuits and Semiconductors Devices (3-0) Bipolar and MOS integrated circuits, microelectronic processing technology, microwave devices, photonic devices, power semiconductor devices.

3 Credit Hours
3 Total Contact Hours
0 Lab Hours
3 Lecture Hours
0 Other Hours

Major Restrictions:
Restricted to majors of EE,EECE

Prerequisite(s): (EE 3329 w/C or better)

EE 4351. Physiol. Syst & Measurements.

A unified and integrated approach to the functions of the human body, from cellular to system level. Origin and processing of biomedical signals to extract clinical information.

3 Credit Hours
3 Total Contact Hours
0 Lab Hours
3 Lecture Hours
0 Other Hours

EE 4353. VLSI Nanotechnology.

EE 4353: VLSI Nanotechnology (3-0) Introduction to the science and technology of integraded device/circuit fabrication. Includes silicion oxidation, lithography, etchning, thin film deposition, diffusion and ion implantation.

3 Credit Hours
3 Total Contact Hours
0 Lab Hours
3 Lecture Hours
0 Other Hours

Classification Restrictions:
Restricted to class of SR

Prerequisite(s): (EE 3329 w/C or better)

Corequisite(s): EE4153

EE 4354. Tomographic Imaging.

Study of physical and mathematical principles used in tomography. Topics include mathematical model for tomography with non-diffracting. As well as, diffracting sources. Random transform, Fourier transform and Hilbert transform. Algorithms for image reconstruction from projections, filtered back-projection algorithm, algebraic reconstruction algorithms. Problems associated with data acquisition in computed tomography, such as finite beamwidth, aliasing artifacts, and noise.

3 Credit Hours
3 Total Contact Hours
0 Lab Hours
3 Lecture Hours
0 Other Hours

Prerequisite(s): (EE 4383 w/C or better)

EE 4356. Real Time Signal Processing.

Real Time Signal Processing and Communication (3-0) A project based course where filtering, spectral analysis, and modulation algorithms are implemented on modern signal processing circuits. This class is programming intensive, emphasizing the practical aspects of design over theory.

3 Credit Hours
3 Total Contact Hours
0 Lab Hours
3 Lecture Hours
0 Other Hours

Prerequisite(s): (EE 3353 w/C or better AND EE 3376 w/C or better)

EE 4357. Biomechatronics.

Biomechatronics is an interdisciplinary study of biology, neurosciences, mechanics, electronics and robotics. The study focuses on the interactivity of biological organs (including the brain) with electromechanical devices and systems. The course will cover topics including, but not limited to the human muscle, skeleton, and nervous system, with the goals of assisting or enhancing human motor control that can be lost or impaired by disease, trauma, or other defects. The course is designed for BS students.

3 Credit Hours
3 Total Contact Hours
0 Lab Hours
3 Lecture Hours
0 Other Hours

EE 4358. Med Diag & Therap Instrum.

Principles, applications and design of medical, diagnostic, therapeutic, clinical laboratory instrumentation used in modern hospitals and clinics. Integration of concepts and techniques from human physiology, electronics, digital signal processing, and systems engineering to analyze and design biomedical instruments. Electrical safety aspects in medical instrumentation and medical environment.

3 Credit Hours
3 Total Contact Hours
0 Lab Hours
3 Lecture Hours
0 Other Hours

Prerequisite(s): (EE 4385 w/C or better)

EE 4359. Biomedical Signal & Image Proc.

Principles, methods, and algorithms for processing biomedical signals. Application of advanced DSP techniques to a number of problems in biomedical research and clinical medicine. Topics include biomedical data acquisition, filtering, feature extraction, modeling and imaging, with examples from cardiology, neurophysiology, muscular physiology, and medical imaging.

3 Credit Hours
3 Total Contact Hours
0 Lab Hours
3 Lecture Hours
0 Other Hours

Prerequisite(s): (EE 4383 w/C or better)

EE 4360. Telemedicine & Imaging Inform.

Telemedicine is a rapidly developing application of clinical medicine where medical information is transferred through interactive audiovisual media for the purpose of consulting, and sometimes remote medical procedures or examinations. It will cover topics such as clinical, technical and administrative issues in telemedicine. Will also cover healthcare delivery in low-resource settings, by using advanced technologies. The course is intended for BS students.

3 Credit Hours
3 Total Contact Hours
0 Lab Hours
3 Lecture Hours
0 Other Hours

EE 4361. Fiber Optic Communication.

Fiber Optic Communication (3-0) Light propagation using ray and electromagnetic mode theories,dielectric slab waveguides, optical fibers attenuation and dispersion in optical fibers, optical fiber transmitters and recievers, electro-optical devices, and optical fiber measurement techniques.

3 Credit Hours
3 Total Contact Hours
0 Lab Hours
3 Lecture Hours
0 Other Hours

Major Restrictions:
Restricted to majors of EE,EECE

Prerequisite(s): (EE 3438 w/C or better ) OR (EE 3338 w/C or better ) AND (EE 3321 w/C or better)

EE 4364. Systems and Controls.

Systems and Controls (3-0) Analysis and design of discrete and continuous time linear systems. Relationships between frequency and time domain design. Analysis of system stability and performance using root locus, lead lag compensation, and other techniques. Applications to electromechanical systems.

3 Credit Hours
3 Total Contact Hours
0 Lab Hours
3 Lecture Hours
0 Other Hours

Prerequisite(s): (EE 3353 w/C or better)

EE 4365. Topics in Soft Computing.

Topics in Soft Computing (3-0) Basic concepts and techniques of soft computing, including neural, fuzzy, evolutionary, and interval computations, and their applications.

3 Credit Hours
3 Total Contact Hours
0 Lab Hours
3 Lecture Hours
0 Other Hours

Prerequisite(s): (EE 3353 w/C or better AND EE 3384 w/C or better)

EE 4366. Fuzzy Logic and Engineering.

EE 4366: Fuzzy Logic and Engineering (3-0) Underlying philosophy of the theory of fuzzy sets and its applications in engineering. Fuzzy logic, fuzzy reasoning and rules, and fuzzy systems. Decision- making in the realm of vague, qualitative and imprecise data. Current models, simulation tools, hardware implementations and their applications will also be covered. Prerequisistes: EE 3353 and EE 3384, both with a minimum grade of "C.

3 Credit Hours
3 Total Contact Hours
0 Lab Hours
3 Lecture Hours
0 Other Hours

Major Restrictions:
Restricted to majors of EE

Classification Restrictions:
Restricted to class of SR

Prerequisite(s): (EE 3353 w/C or better ) AND (EE 3384 w/C or better)

EE 4371. Engineering Problems Seminar.

Engineering Problems (0-0-3) Original investigation of cpecial problems in the student's field, the problem to be selected by the student with the approval of the head of the department. A maximum of three credit hours of engineering problems may be applied toward the BS degree.

3 Credit Hours
3 Total Contact Hours
0 Lab Hours
0 Lecture Hours
3 Other Hours

Major Restrictions:
Restricted to majors of EE,EECE

Classification Restrictions:
Restricted to class of SR

EE 4372. Microcontroller Applications.

Microcontroller Applications (2-3) Use and application of single chip microcontrollers in the design of instrumentation and control systems.

3 Credit Hours
5 Total Contact Hours
3 Lab Hours
2 Lecture Hours
0 Other Hours

Prerequisite(s): (EE 3340 w/C or better AND EE 3376 w/C or better)

EE 4374. Operating System Design.

Operating Systems Design (3-0) Design and implementation of single and multiuser operating systems. Topics include OS structure, process management, interprocess communication within and between CPUs, memory managements, file systems and I/O. Contemporary operating systems provide design examples.

3 Credit Hours
3 Total Contact Hours
0 Lab Hours
3 Lecture Hours
0 Other Hours

Major Restrictions:
Restricted to majors of CS,EE,EECE

Classification Restrictions:
Restricted to class of JR,SR

Prerequisite(s): (EE 3372 w/C or better)

EE 4375. VLSI Design I.

VLSI Design I (3-0) Introduction to CMOS VLSI design and computer-aided VLSI design tools. A term project is required that involves high-level design approaches, layout editing, simulation, logic verification, timing analysis, and testing.

3 Credit Hours
3 Total Contact Hours
0 Lab Hours
3 Lecture Hours
0 Other Hours

Major Restrictions:
Restricted to majors of EE,EECE

Classification Restrictions:
Restricted to class of JR,SR

Prerequisite(s): (EE 3329 w/C or better ) AND (EE 3109 w/C or better)

EE 4376. CMOS Digital Circuit Design.

EE 4376: CMOS Digital Circuit Design (3-0) Analysis and design of digital integrated circuits in CMOS technology. Discussion of different models for MOS transistors and how to use them to analyze circuit performance. Analysis of logic families and styles including complementary static logic, dynamic, and pass- transistor. Topics include sizing for minimum delay, noise and noise margin, power dissipation and cost. A significant circuit design is assigned as a final project such as an SRAM memory or Content Addressable Memory.

3 Credit Hours
3 Total Contact Hours
0 Lab Hours
3 Lecture Hours
0 Other Hours

Major Restrictions:
Restricted to majors of EE

Classification Restrictions:
Restricted to class of SR

Prerequisite(s): (EE 3329 w/C or better)

EE 4378. Microprocessor Systems II.

Microprocessor Systems II (3-0) A study of a 16/32 bit microprocessor family and companion devices and various design aspects of microprocessor systems.

3 Credit Hours
3 Total Contact Hours
0 Lab Hours
3 Lecture Hours
0 Other Hours

Prerequisite(s): (EE 3376 w/C or better)

EE 4379. Computer Architecture.

Computer Architecture (3-0) Organization of CPUs; memory hierarchies, including cache and virtual memories; parallel processing, including pipelining and multiprocessing.

3 Credit Hours
3 Total Contact Hours
0 Lab Hours
3 Lecture Hours
0 Other Hours

Prerequisite(s): (EE 3376 w/C or better)

EE 4380. Microwave Engineering.

Microwave Engineering (3-0) Primarily a senior level undergraduate course concerning distributed-elements analysis and design of electric circuits at microwave frequencies. Topics include transmission lines, waveguides, two-port microwave circuits, matching, tuning, resonators, dividers, and directional couplers.

3 Credit Hours
3 Total Contact Hours
0 Lab Hours
3 Lecture Hours
0 Other Hours

Prerequisite(s): (EE 3321 w/C or better)

EE 4382. Antenna Engineering.

Antenna Engineering (3-0) Introductory antenna theory and design. Fundamentals and definitions, simple radiating systems, arrays, line sources, wire antennas, broadband antennas, and antenna measurements.

3 Credit Hours
3 Total Contact Hours
0 Lab Hours
3 Lecture Hours
0 Other Hours

Classification Restrictions:
Restricted to class of JR,SR

Prerequisite(s): (EE 3321 w/C or better)

EE 4383. Digital Signal Processing.

Digital Signal Processing (3-0) An introduction to basic one-dimensional processing methods including: sampling and quantization; discrete-time Fourier and z-domain LTI systems analysis, theory of operation and computational aspects of FIR and IIR digital filters; the discrete Fourier transform and its application to spectral analysis.

3 Credit Hours
3 Total Contact Hours
0 Lab Hours
3 Lecture Hours
0 Other Hours

Major Restrictions:
Restricted to majors of CS,EE,EECE

Classification Restrictions:
Restricted to class of JR,SR

Prerequisite(s): (EE 3353 w/C or better)

EE 4384. Control of Electric Power.

Introduction to Flexible AC Transmission Systems (FACTS), High Voltage Direct Current (HVDC) power transmission systems, and electric drives and applications.

3 Credit Hours
3 Total Contact Hours
0 Lab Hours
3 Lecture Hours
0 Other Hours

Prerequisite(s): (EE 4387 w/C or better)

EE 4385. Biomedical Instrumentation.

Biomedical Instrumentation (3-0) An introduction to basic concepts in biomedical instrumentation, blood flow measurement, biopotential amplifiers and electrodes as well as electrical safety of medical equipment.

3 Credit Hours
3 Total Contact Hours
0 Lab Hours
3 Lecture Hours
0 Other Hours

Classification Restrictions:
Restricted to class of JR,SR

Prerequisite(s): (EE 3340 w/C or better)

EE 4386. Computational Methods In EE.

Computational Methods in Electrical Engineering (3-0) A presentation of the fundamental numerical techniques used in engineering, including solution of systems of linear and nonlinear equations, interpolation and curve-fitting, solution of ordinary and partial differential equations.

3 Credit Hours
3 Total Contact Hours
0 Lab Hours
3 Lecture Hours
0 Other Hours

Major Restrictions:
Restricted to majors of EE,EECE

Classification Restrictions:
Restricted to class of JR,SR

Prerequisite(s): (EE 3321 w/C or better)

EE 4387. Intro to Power Electronics.

Introduction to the architecture and operating principles of electronic power converters. Modeling, simulation, and design of electronic power converters. Applications in areas such as power supplies, aerospace and vehicular power systems, and renewable energy will be discussed.

3 Credit Hours
3 Total Contact Hours
0 Lab Hours
3 Lecture Hours
0 Other Hours

Prerequisite(s): (EE 3338 w/C or better AND EE 3385 w/C or better)

EE 4388. Digital Communications.

Digital Communications (3-0) Techniques of sampling; digital basedband transmission; digital modulation schemes; introduction to coding and fundamental limits on system performance.

3 Credit Hours
3 Total Contact Hours
0 Lab Hours
3 Lecture Hours
0 Other Hours

Prerequisite(s): (EE 3353 w/C or better AND EE 3384 w/C or better)

EE 4389. High Resolution Radar.

High Resolution Radar (3-0) Basic theory for design and analysis of radar systems that perform target and surface imaging. Concepts and definitions, the radar range equation, modern radar design, wideband waveforms and signal processing, synthetic high resolution radar, synthetic aperture concepts.

3 Credit Hours
3 Total Contact Hours
0 Lab Hours
3 Lecture Hours
0 Other Hours

Major Restrictions:
Restricted to majors of EE,EECE

Classification Restrictions:
Restricted to class of JR,SR

Prerequisite(s): (EE 3321 w/C or better AND EE 3353 w/C or better)

EE 4395. Special Topics-Electrical Engr.

Special Topics in Electrical Engineering (3-0) Selected topics of current interest in Electrical Engineering. May be repeated once for credit when topic varies.

3 Credit Hours
3 Total Contact Hours
0 Lab Hours
3 Lecture Hours
0 Other Hours

Major Restrictions:
Restricted to majors of EE,EECE

Classification Restrictions:
Restricted to class of SR