EE 278: Course Information

Stanford University, Tsachy Weissman, Spring Quarter 2017-2018

We will be using a class Piazza forum to conduct all discussions about course materials, answer questions about homework and post announcements outside of the scheduled lectures and office hours. Please sign up at


Venue: Skilling Auditorium, Tuesdays and Thursdays 10:30-11:50 AM
The lectures are also available online here. Lectures will be posted 2 hours after each class.

Office hours and review sessions

Office hours and an optional review session will be held each week. Office hours are intended to be a time for discussion about general class topics and homework, while review sessions are intended to be problem solving sessions that supplement the lectures.

Office hours: See Contact page for office hours times and locations
Review Sessions: Skilling Auditorium, Fridays 10:30-11:20 AM. Review session videos will be posted at the same place as the lecture videos (see above).

Course Requirements

Homework: There will be approximately weekly homework sets.

Midterm: There will be an evening midterm exam approximately halfway through the quarter.

Final: There will be a final exam at the end of the quarter.

Grading guideline: 20% Homework, 35% Midterm, 45% Final

Course Prerequisites

EE 178 and linear systems and Fourier transforms at the level of EE 102A,B or EE 261.