Math 118 - Fourier Analysis, Wavelets, and Signal Processing

Instructor: M Zworski

Lectures: TTh, 2-3:30 PM, 6 Evans.

Course Control Number: 54174

Office: 801 Evans, e-mail:

Office Hours: W 2-3 PM

Prerequisites: Math 53 (multivariable calculus), Math 54 (linear algebra and differential equations)

Required text: A First Course in Wavelets with Fourier Analysis, 2nd Edition, by Boggess and Narcowich ( Please note the change of the required text; you can return textbooks to the Cal Store for full refund till January 27)

Recommended Reading:
A wavelet tour of signal processing, third edition, by Stephane Mallat. Wavelets Made Easy, by Yves Nievergelt

Syllabus: This course will cover the basic mathematical theory of Fourier analysis and wavelets, including one-dimensional signal processing and multi-dimensional image processing:

Course Webpage: I will post handouts and assignments on bCourse.

homework: 50% (2 lowest scores dropped)
Midterm: 20% Tues, March 6, in class
Final exam: 30% Mon, May 12, 2014 11:30-2:30

Homework: 12 assignments, some involving programming in Matlab