Prerequisite(s): None


Discrete Time Signals and Systems: Introduction, Discrete time signals as array of values, Standard discrete time signals, Classification of discrete time signals, Discrete time systems and their classifications, Linear Time Invariant (LTI) Systems, Difference Equations: Finite Impulse Response (FIR) systems, Infinite Impulse Response (IIR) systems, Non-recursive Systems and Recursive Systems and representation of discrete time systems via difference equations, Correlation: Cross-correlation and Auto-correlation and their properties, Analog to Digital (A/D) Conversion: Sampling, Frequency Relationships, Aliasing, Quantization, Encoding, Sampling Theorem and Anti Aliasing Filter. 


The z-Transforms: Introduction,  z-transform, Properties of z-transform, Inverse z-transform, System function and Pole-zero plots from z-transform, Causality and Stability in terms of z-transform, Bilateral z-transform, Computation of z-transform 


Discrete Fourier Transform (DFT) and Fast Fourier Transform (FFT): Discrete Fourier Transform and its Properties, Efficient Computation of DFT using FFT algorithms: Direct computation of the DFT, Divide and Conquer Approach, Radix-2 and Radix-4 FFT algorithms, Linear Filtering Approach to Computation of DFT.


Digital Filter Structure: Describing Equation of digital filter, Structures for FIR Systems: Direct Form Structure, Cascade Form Structure, Frequency Sampling Structure and Lattice Structure, Structure for IIR Systems: Direct Form Structures (Form-I and Form-II), Cascade Form Structure, Parallel Form Structure and Lattice Structure, Representation of Structures using Signal Flow Graph.


Design of Digital Filters: Characteristics of Practical Frequency Selective Filters, Design of FIR Filters using Windows: Rectangular, Bartlett, Hanning, Hamming and Blackman, Design of IIR Filters from Analog Filters, Frequency Transformations.


Multirate Digital Signal Processing: Introduction, Decimation by factor D, multistage implementation of sampling rate conversion, sampling rate conversion of bandpass filters.


Optimum Filters: Introduction, Forward and backward predictions, AR lattice and ARMA lattice ladder filters, Wiener filters for filtering and prediction.


Case  Studies : Case studies on Temporal and spatial signal processing.


Recommended Books

  1. Proakis, J.G. and Manolakis, D.K., Digital Signal Processing, Prentice Hall of India  (2006 4th ed).
  2. Rabiner, Lawrence R. and Gold, B., Theory and Applications of Digital Signal Processing, Prentice Hall of India (2000).