ELEG 2310-B Principles of Communication Systems
Term 1, 2021-22



General Information


Prof. Wing-Kin (Ken) Ma  


Teaching Assistants

Huang Chujun
SHB 329    Email: cjhuang@link.cuhk.edu.hk 

Zhu Benjin
Office: SHB 304
   Email: benjinzhu@link.cuhk.edu.hk

Liu Ya
Office: SHB 3
10    Email: yaliu@link.cuhk.edu.hk 

Dai Qi
Office: SHB 329
   Email: 1155168025@link.cuhk.edu.hk


Time and Venue

Lecture: Wednesday 12:30-2:15pm, YIA LT4
 Thursday 1:30-2:15pm, ERB 407

Tutorial Sessions:
Thursday 4:30 - 5:15pm, or TBA


Course Description

This is a foundation course on telecommunication and related technologies. It describes the essential elements of a modern communication system. Students will learn the basic concepts in electrical communication, the operation principles and the performance requirements for a real-world communication system. The course is the basis of various advanced courses on electrical and optical communication.

Learning Resources

Handouts, as well as supplementary materials, are provided; please check this course website regularly.

There are many textbooks for communications, which you can easily find in the university library. The following two textbooks are recommended