ECE 517

Software Defined Radio

Units: 1.5

Formerly: ELEC 517

Software defined radio architectures. Receiver design: radio frequency, digital signal processing, software. Application to analog and digital communications, cognitive radio, dynamic spectrum access. Implementation of software radio algorithms using GNU Radio, Simulink or other platforms. Students are required to complete a project.


  • Credit will be granted for only one of ECE 517, ECE 417, ECE 539A (if taken in the same topic), ELEC 417, ELEC 517, ELEC 539A (if taken in the same topic).

Graduate course in the Electrical and Computer Engineering program offered by the Faculty of Graduate Studies.

Fall 2019 Spring 2020 Summer 2020

Summer timetable available: February 15. Fall and Spring timetables available: May 15.

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