Coursebooks

Signals, instruments and systems

ENG-366

Lecturer(s) :

Martinoli Alcherio

Language:

English

Summary

The goal of this course is to transmit knowledge in sensing, computing, communicating, and actuating for programmable field instruments and, more generally, embedded systems. The student will be able to put in practice the knowledge acquired using concrete software and hardware tools.

Content

 

Keywords

Signal processing, programming, control, communication, embedded systems, mobile robotics, sensors, sensor systems, field instruments

Learning Prerequisites

Required courses

Analysis I to IV (complex analysis), good knowledge of Matlab, Python, and C programming

Recommended courses

Fundamental in probability and statistics

Learning Outcomes

By the end of the course, the student must be able to:

Transversal skills

Teaching methods

Ex-cathedra lectures, assisted exercises, and a course project involving teamwork

Expected student activities

Attending lectures, carrying out exercises and the course project, and reading handouts.

Assessment methods

Written exam (60%) with continuous control during the semester (40%).

Supervision

Office hours Yes
Assistants Yes
Forum Yes

Resources

Bibliography

Lecture notes, a few targeted papers/book chapters

Websites
Moodle Link

Prerequisite for

Distributed Intelligent Systems (M1 and M3)

In the programs

    • Semester
       Fall
    • Exam form
       Written
    • Credits
      5
    • Subject examined
      Signals, instruments and systems
    • Lecture
      2 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
    • Exercises
      3 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
    • Semester
       Fall
    • Exam form
       Written
    • Credits
      5
    • Subject examined
      Signals, instruments and systems
    • Lecture
      2 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
    • Exercises
      3 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
  • Passerelle HES - SIE, 2020-2021, Autumn semester
    • Semester
       Fall
    • Exam form
       Written
    • Credits
      5
    • Subject examined
      Signals, instruments and systems
    • Lecture
      2 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
    • Exercises
      3 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
    • Semester
       Fall
    • Exam form
       Written
    • Credits
      5
    • Subject examined
      Signals, instruments and systems
    • Lecture
      2 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
    • Exercises
      3 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks

Reference week

 MoTuWeThFr
8-9     
9-10     
10-11 GRC001   
11-12  GRB001
GRC002
 
12-13    
13-14    
14-15     
15-16     
16-17     
17-18     
18-19     
19-20     
20-21     
21-22     
 
      Lecture
      Exercise, TP
      Project, other

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  • Autumn semester
  • Winter sessions
  • Spring semester
  • Summer sessions
  • Lecture in French
  • Lecture in English
  • Lecture in German