ECE 313: Control Systems, Fall 2007

http://www.egr.msu.edu/~xbtan/Courses/ECE313_Fall07.htm

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Instructor:

Prof. Xiaobo Tan, Electrical & Computer Engineering

Office: 3213 Engineering Building. Tel: (517)432-5671

Email: xbtan@msu.edu. Homepage: http://www.egr.msu.edu/~xbtan

Office hours: Tuesday (4-5 pm), Wednesday (11-12 pm), Thursday (11-12 pm), or by appointment

Grader: 

Jim Reynolds. Email: reyno180@msu.edu.

Help room hour: Thursday (1:45 - 2:45 pm), in 2220 Engineering Building 

Class Meeting Time & Place:

Monday, Wednesday, 4 - 4: 50 pm, & Thursday, 4:10 - 5 pm, 3400 Engineering Building

Text Book:

Nise,CONTROL SYSTEMS ENGINEERING (Fourth Edition), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., 2004 

Additional References:

  The following items are reserved in the Engineering Library:

Course Outline:

Homework:

Exams:

There will be two midterm exams and one final exam. Note that the schedules for midterms are tentative and subject to change, and exact dates will be announced two weeks before the exams.

Grading:

The final grade is based on homework (20%), midterm 1 (25%), midterm 2 (25%), and final exam (30%).

Percentile

85% - 100%

80% - 84.9%

70% - 79.9%

65% - 69.9%

60% - 64.9%

Final grade

4.0

3.5

3.0

2.5

2.0

The instructor can adjust the above grading scale as he deems appropriate.