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Signal and Image Processing

Three SIP faculty will be examining students in four different SIP areas as listed below. The students should specify which 3 of the 4 areas they want to be covered in their exam and the available schedule during the exam week as soon as possible.

Linear Systems Theory

C. Phillips, J. Parr, and E. Riskin, Signals, Systems, and Transforms (3rd edition), Chapter 2-7, 9-12.

Stochastic Processes

Y. Viniotis, Probability & Random Proc. for Electrical Engineers, McGraw Hill, 1998.

Digital Signal Processing

A.V. Oppenheim, R.W. Schafer, J.R. Buck, Discrete Time Signal Processing, Prentice Hall 1999

Chapter 7: Filter Design Techniques
Chapter 8.4-8.10: The Discrete Fourier Transform
Chapter 9: Computations of Discrete Fourier Transform

Digital Image Processing

R.C. Gonzales and R.E. Woods, Digital Image Processing, (2nd edition) Prentice Hall, 2002.

Chapter 2: Digital Image Fundamentals
Chapter 3: Image Enhancement in the Spatial Domain
Chapter 4: Image Enhancement in the Frequency Domain
Chapter 8: Image Compression
Chapter 9: Morphological Image Processing
Chapter 10: Image Segmentation

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