FUNDAMENTALS OF WIRELESS COMMUNICATIONS
Prof. Aylin Yener
Class Meeting Info:
Mondays and Wednesdays 3:35pm-4:50pm, 225 EE West
Instructor Office Hours:
Mondays and Wednesdays 5:00-6:00pm
Final Project Reports: Here are the instructions for the final project report due by NOON April 30, 2010.
04/06/2010: Please pick up your graded midterm exam from Ms .Debbie Lauder in 209 EE West (8:00am-4:30pm). Solutions are here.
03/31/2010 NEW: PROJECT PRESENTATION SCHEDULE [Each presentation is 20 minutes]. All presentations will be held in 225 EE West.
04/21/2010 Wednesday Three presentations 3:35pm-5:15pm
|Presentation 1||Jenny Sha|
|Presentation 2||Rachana Reddy Agumamidi|
|Presentation 3||Basak Guler|
04/23/2010 Friday Five presentations 3:35pm-5:45pm
|Presentation 1||Arnab Banik|
|Presentation 2||Ezgi Arslan|
|Presentation 3||Michael Roth|
|Presentation 4||Aditya Kurve|
|Presentation 5||Yaxing Yu (includes demo)|
04/26/2010 Monday Three presentations 3:35pm-4:50pm
|Presentation 1||Matthew Anderson|
|Presentation 2||Sucharita Ray|
|Presentation 3||Kaya Tutuncuoglu|
03/30/2010 NEW: Project Presentations will be on 04/21/2010 (Wednesday), 04/23/2010 (Friday--Additional class meeting), and 04/26/2010 (Monday). 04/26/2010 will be our last class meeting.There will 20min presentations by each student, there will be a 5minute question/discussion period following the presentation.
03/03/2010 Important Note: We will no longer use the ANGEL page. All electronic material will be available on this page. These material will pertain only to homework assignments, solutions and project related material.
Original Course Syllabus (pdf file) . Modification as of 03/03/2010: Notes and other electronic material are no longer on ANGEL.
Midterm exam will be on March 17, 2010, in class. Exam covers all material covered IN CLASS upto and including Lecture 14 (upto the slide I noted in class). Corresponding material can also be reviewed from the text book and the reference books (see syllabus).
The exam will be close book and notes. ONE SIDE of ONE 8.5X11 formula sheet and a simple calculator are allowed. Additional numerical tables would be supplied by the instructor if needed.
Here is a Q-function table for your convenience.
Project proposals due February 15, 2010. Update your project web pages regularly detailing your progress. Instructor will grade web page progress weekly.
List of projects with links to web pages are given under Projects.
Rachana Reddy Agumamidi, "Femto Cells: Concept and Challenges ", Proposal, Website
Matthew Anderson, "Network MIMO", Proposal, Website
Ezgi Arslan, "Information Theoretic Security", Proposal, Website
Arnab Banik, "Routing Protocol with prediction based mobility model in Vehicular Ad Hoc Network (VANET)", Proposal, Website
Elias Garney, "Ultra Wideband: The Present & Future", Proposal, Website
Basak Guler, "Cognitive Radio and Cognitive Relay Networks", Proposal, Website
Aditya Kurve, "Routing in Multihop Relay Networks", Proposal, Website
Sucharita Ray, " Security and Privacy in Mobile Ad hoc Networks", Proposal, Website
Michael Roth, " Energy-Efficient Wireless Communication and Networking", Proposal, Website
Jennifer Sha, "Game theory in wireless communications: modeling user behavior and creating optimal network for user and producer ", Proposal, Website
Kaya Tutuncuoglu, "Energy Awareness of Wireless Sensor Networks Powered with Renewable Sources ", Proposal, Website
Yaxing Yu, "A New Coverage Control Algorithm for Wireless Sensor Networks ", Proposal, Website
Homework assignments as well as solutions are posted here.
Homework 1 is due on February 22 in class. Solutions are here.
Homework 2 is due on March 3 in class. Solutions are here.
Homework 3 is due on April 5 in class. Solutions are here.
Homework 4 is due on April 14 in class. Solutions are here.
Homework 5 is due on April 26 in class.