Course Descriptions وصف المقررات
|القسم: الهندسة الإلكترونية||Department: Electronics Engineering|
|البرنامج: ماجستير هندسة الكترونية/ اتصالات||Program:Master of Electronics Engineering \ Communication|
Compulsory Department Courses Descriptions
MEE01 Advanced Digital Signal Processing 3credits
Digital Signal Processing (DSP) is concerned with the representation of signals in digital form, and with the processing of these signals, and the information that they carry. Topics that will be covered in this course include, Discrete signals and systems, Analysis of discrete time LTI System in time domain, Convolution and Correlation, Sampling, Z-transform, Inverse Z-transform and properties, Analysis of LTI System in Z-domain, Frequency-domain characteristics of LTI System, Frequency response of LTI System, Discrete Fourier transforms and fast Fourier transforms, Finite impulse response (FIR) filter design, Infinite impulse response (IIR) filter design and realization of digital filters, Wavelet Bases on Sequences. The teaching strategy includes Lecture and seminars. This course is mandatory.
MEE02 Embedded Systems 3credits
This course supply student with the advanced topic of embedded system. Issues such as embedded processor selection, development tools, firmware architecture, design, and debugging are discussed. The Intel 8051, a very popular microcontroller, is deeply studied. The Interfacing of this processor to external memory, LCD and sensors are argued. As FPGA’s are becoming part of embedded systems, it is essential for an embedded system developer to be familiar with a hardware description language such as VHDL. Therefore, this course introduces VHDL by informally describing the facilities provided by the language, and using examples to illustrate them. This course depends on lectures, examples, and assignments as teaching strategies. In addition, it depends on introduction of microcontroller as prerequisite course.
MEE03 Engineering Research Methodology 3credits
يعتبر مقرر طرق البحث من المقررات الهامة والإجبارية لطلاب الدراسات العليا كونه يفتح لهم أفاقا جديدهً من المعارف والطرق والتقنيات المتبعة في البحث العلمي ويقدم لهم طرق البحث بخطوات علمية. ويساعد المقرر طالب الدراسات العليا على معرفة مناهج البحث المختلفة ومكونات وكيفية اعداد أطروحة البحث بالإضافة لاستخدام البرامج الحاسوبية المساعدة في اعداد وتوثيق البحث. المقرر أيضا يمكن الطالب من معرفة معايير كتابة ونقد الأوراق العلمية. من ضمن طرق التدريس للمقرر المحاضرات النظرية والمناقشات والعروض الفردية وتكاليف اعداد بحوث إضافة الى تكاليف نقد وتقييم الأوراق والاطروحات العلمية.
Compulsory Program Courses Descriptions
MCM01 Advanced Digital Communications 3credits
This course introduce advanced topics in digital communications and provide them with up-to-date knowledge and skills required in the design and performance evaluation of wireless digital communication systems. It covers the elements of implement different digital technique as coherent and non-coherent communication, equalization techniques; block coded digital communication, convolutional coded digital communication and OFDM. This course depends on lectures, homework, and assignments and tasks/ research project that includes the most of the course’s subjects pre-requisites
MCM02 Advanced Communication Systems 3credits
This course provides students with depth understanding of the advanced concepts (such as theories, techniques and tools) of today’s communications systems and applications. This course covers the advanced topics of analog and digital communication systems, telephone system, microwave devices & RADAR, fibre optic communication, mobile communication and satellite and radar simulate communication system. This course depends on lectures, weekly homework, and a research project that includes the most of the course's subjects and a prerequisite.
MCM03 Waves Propagation and Antennas Design 3credits
This course focuses on advanced topics of electromagnetic waves and antenna design. The course covers the special topics in electromagnetic waves properties as propagations, polarization, power, energy, reflection, refraction, scattering and diffraction. Its also covers the topics in antennas as principles, parameters, path loss, link budget, etc. This course depends on lectures, homework, and a research project that includes the most of the course's subjects and a prerequisite.
MCM04 Advanced Communication Electronics 3credits
The course focuses on advanced topics in modern circuits of communication electronics and circuits. It covers generation, transmission, and reception of signal waveforms, as used in analog and digital communication systems, including Network noise and intermodulation distortion, Frequency selective networks, HF amplifiers and AGC, RF Power amplifiers, RF oscillators, Phase locked loop ( PLL ), Frequency synthesizers, Modulators and demodulators. The course depend on lectures, homework, assignments and tasks and project work that includes the most of the course’s subjects pre-requisites
Elective Program Courses Descriptions
MCE03 Advanced Digital Image Processing 3credits
The course introduces digital image processing techniques and their applications. The course covers the fundamentals of digital image representation, processing, and compression. Emphasizes image Filtering, Restoration, segmentation and enhancement techniques in both spatial and frequency domain. It also introduces color image fundamentals and processing. Furthermore, the course identifies and introduces the important methods, and applications of image compression. The purpose of this course is to introduce the digital image processing techniques and applications. Understanding of this course will be enhanced by examples and assignments using Matlab. It employed in image enhancement fields, biometric and pattern recognition. This course is depends on Linear Algebra and Programming Techniques.
MCE05 Advanced Artificial Intelligence Systems 3credits
This course introduces the concepts and algorithms that are developed in the fields of artificial intelligence. It will provide students and introduction to soft computing (SC), state space representation; blind and heuristic search, artificial neural networks, fuzzy sets theory, fuzzy logic, probabilistic reasoning, meta-heuristics algorithms, neuro-fuzzy technology, hybrid systems and applications of artificial intelligence systems (three to four real life applications). To achieve these course goals different teaching strategies will be applied such as direct, indirect and interactive and self-learning. The Pre-requisites of this course is Artificial Intelligence.
MCE06 Advanced Computer Networks Security 3credits
This course aims to provide student with in-depth knowledge of network security and cryptography. Topics covered include a review for principles of classic and current symmetric/asymmetric encryption algorithms, mode of operation, key management, network attacks, authentication protocols, transport-level security, wireless network security, e-mail security, and IP security. Principles of encryption, their properties and applications to security protocols are analyzed. Techniques to ensure information security assurance, networks protection against external attack and internal misuse are dealt with. Current security issues in the emerged networking technologies should be discussed. Thereafter, student should also be able to make technical choices on encryption-based systems and use them to secure transactions over open network, and evaluate the provisions for network security and set up secure-based services. It is assumed that student has a background in the basic calculus and probability, computer security and computer networking.
MCM05 Modeling and Simulating Communication Systems 3credits
The course provides students with the advanced concepts of analytic and simulation techniques appropriate for the representation, analysis and performance evaluation of communications systems and networks. This course covers introduction to the simulation and modeling methodology; modeling and simulation of 4G-LTE System and Communication Channels; LTI systems and nonlinear systems and Transmitter and Receiver Subsystems. This course depends on lectures, weekly homework, and a research project that includes the most of the course's subjects and a prerequisite.
MCM06 Advanced Data Communications 3credits
This course provides students with the advanced concepts of data communication in more way that is comprehensive. This course covers the theory and practice of various analog modulation, digital modulation, line coding, pulse code modulation, switching, multiplexing, error coding, multiple access methods, and routing methods. It also explains the main data and network source and security coding.This course depends on lectures, weekly homework, and a research project that includes the most of the course's subjects and a prerequisite.
MCM07 Mobile Communications and Spread Spectrum 3credits
This course focuses on advanced topics in communication field, and provides students the depth understanding of the 3GPP and Long Term Evolution (LTE) cellular systems architecture and evolution. The course covers the special topics in mobile communication such as the session, mobility, spectrum and radio resources management for LTE systems; Interworking between LTE and 3GPP networks; Spread spectrum and multiple accessing principles: DSSS, FHSS. This course depends on lectures, weekly homework, and a research project that includes the most of the course's subjects and a prerequisite.
MCM08 Optical Communications Systems 3credits
The course aims to introduce the main advanced concepts of optical fiber communication components and systems and design, dimensioning and performance evaluation of optical fibre based communications systems. The course covers the different types of cables, connectors, amplifiers, transmitters, and receivers; the advanced topics of the WDM multichannel systems; optical fibre propagation effects and testing optical fiber and cable by OTDR. This course carries out by lectures, practical part, weekly homework, and a practical project that includes the most of the course's subjects and a prerequisite.
MCM09 Special Topics in Communications 3credits
The course provides students with the detailed treatment of proactive, reactive, and hybrid routing protocols in mobile wireless networks. This course covers major aspects of ad hoc and sensor networking, from design through performance issues and challenges associated with implementations of ad hoc and sensor network applications, also includes mobility, disconnections, and battery power. This course carriers out by lectures, practical part, weekly homework, and a practical project that includes the most of the course's subjects and a prerequisite.
MCM10 Satellite and Radar Communication Systems 3credits
This course focuses on advanced concepts of satellites and Radar communication components and systems. The course covers the advanced topics in satellite communication and Radar such as Elements Of Satellite Communication And its Orbits, Satellite Link Analysis & Design, regenerative satellite networks, satellite navigation and Global Positioning System(GPS), also the radar equations, radar elements & applications, MIMO Radar, Synthetic Aperture Radar (SAR). This course depends on lectures, weakly homework, and a research project that includes the most of the course's subjects.
MCM11 Engineering Mathematical Applications in Electrical Engineering 3credits
This course covers special topics in Engineering Mathematic fields, which are Laplace and Fourier transforms and their engineering applications. Focusing on finding these transforms for the different types of functions. These transforms solve different type of equations such as ordinary and partial differential equations, integral equations, difference equations, integral-differential equations, and differential-difference equations. They are also applied to analyze the electrical circuits and in different applications. This course depends on lectures, examples, and self-learning as teaching strategies. In addition, a practical project is necessary to pass this course.