**In-class presentation of a technical paper:**-

Each student will be given a technical topic/paper to present in class and to lead the following discussion of the material. **Homework Assignments:**-

Two hands-on homework assignments will be given where learned techniques are applied to practical problems.

**Projects:**-

Two small projects will be assigned where students implement and test some of the techniques. In addition, every student will perform a final project that will be presented at the end of the course.

**Grading Policy:**-

The final grade will be calculated using the following policy:

Presentation & Class Participation 15 % Assignments 30 % Projects 30 % Final Project 25 %