Signals and Systems with MATLAB Computing and Simulink Modeling – Steven T. Karris – 2nd Edition


Written for junior and senior electrical and computer students, this text is an introduction to and analysis, digital , and the design of analog and digital filters. The text also serves as a self-study guide for professionals who want to review the fundamentals.

This edition contains additional information on window functions, the cross correlation and autocorrelation functions, a discussion on nonlinear systems an example that derives its describing function, as well as additional end of chapter exercises.

The prerequisites are a basic course in and integral , and basic electric circuit theory.This book can be used in a two-quarter, or one semester course. This author has taught the subject material for many years and was able to cover all material in 16 weeks, with 2½ lecture hours per week.To get the most out of this text, it is highly recommended that Appendix A is thoroughly reviewed. This appendix serves as an introduction to , and is intended for those who are not familiar with it.

Table of Content

1. Elementary Signals
2. The Laplace Transformation
3. The Inverse Laplace Transformation
4. Circuit Analysis with Laplace Transforms
5. State Variables and State Equations
6. The Impulse Response and Convolution
7. Fourier Series
8. The Fourier Transform
9. Discrete-Time Systems and the Transform
10. The DFT and the FFT Algorithm
11. Analog and Digital Filters

Appendix A. Introduction to MATLAB
Appendix B. Introduction to Simulink
Appendix C. A Review of Complex Numbers
Appendix D. Matrices and Determinants