ECE Graduate Courses 2023-24

This proposed schedule is subject to change. To review the most up-to-date listings of all courses, instructors, times and locations refer to GOLD (UCSB Student Gaucho On-line Data). If you do not have access to GOLD, refer to the UCSB Schedule of Classes.

Students are responsible for determining and completing the necessary prerequisites for all ECE courses.

Graduate Courses

Courses Offered: X = ECE Instructor | XD = External Dept Instructor

Number Graduate Courses F2023 W2024 S2024 M2024
201A Electromagnetic Theory I X      
205 Information Theory   X    
210A Matrix Analysis and Computation X      
210B Numerical Simulation   XD    
210C Numerical Simulation of PDE - Finite Difference Methods     XD  
210D Numerical Solution of PDE - Finite Element Methods XD      
211A Engineering Quantum Mechanics I   XD    
211B Engineering Quantum Mechanics II (*TBA)        
215A Fundamentals of Electronics Solids I   XD    
215B Fundamentals of Electronics Solids II (*TBA)     XD  
217 Molecular Beam Epitaxy & Band Gap Engineering     X  
218A Communication Electronics X      
218B Communication Electronics II   X    
218C Communication Electronics III     X  
220A Semiconductor Device Processing X      
220B Semiconductor Device Processing   X    
221A Semiconductor Device Physics I   X    
221B Semiconductor Device Physics II     X  
224A VLSI Project Design X      
225 High Speed Digital Integrated Circuit Design   X    
226 Level Set Methods   XD    
227A Semiconductor Lasers I X      
227B Semiconductor Lasers II        
228A Fiber Optic Communications X      
230A Linear Systems I XD      
230B Linear Systems II (*TBA)     XD  
235 Stochastic Processes in Engineering X      
236 Nonlinear Control Systems   X    
240 Optimal Estimation and Filtering   X    
243A Digital Communication Theory   X    
250 Wireless Communication & Networking X      
251 Mobile Embedded Systems X      
252B Computer Arithmetic     X  
253 Embedded System Design X      
254B Advanced Computer Architecture: Parallel Processing   X    
256C Advanced VLSI Architecture and Design     X  
257A Fault Tolerant Computing *C      
258 Multirate Digital Signal Processing X      
261 Introduction to Nanophotonics (*NO)        
262 Physics of Solar Cells   X    
269 Network Systems: Dynamics and Control   XD    
270 Noncooperative Game Theory   X    
271A Principles of Optimization     X  
271C Dynamic Optimization     X  
272A Machine Learning in Design and Test Automation X      
272B Artificial Intelligence in Design and Test Automation   X    
273 Tensor Computation for Machine Learning and Big Data X      
274 Neurally Inspired Computing Systems   X    
278A Digital Image Processing     X  
278C Imaging Systems   X    
280 Computer Graphics (see ECE 594Q (PS)        
281B Advanced Topics in Computer Vision     XD  
283 Machine Learning: A Signal Processing Perspective     X  
289 Introduction to Robotics - Dynamics & Control *C   X  
594 Special Topics in ECE        
594A Special Topics in ECE: Circuits        
594B Special Topics in ECE: Systems Theory        
594BB Special Topics in ECE: Computer Engineering

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594C Special Topics in ECE: Communication Systems        
594F Special Topics in ECE: Solid State     X  
594N Special Topics in ECE: Pattern Recognition   X    
594Q Special Topics in ECE: Imaging Systems X      
594T Special Topics in ECE: Robotics   XD    
594V Special Topics in ECE: Scientific Computation   X X  
594Z Special Topics in ECE: Nanotechnology        

Last Updated: 2/1/24

*TBA = To Be Announced
*NO = Not Offered

*C = Canceled