ECE515, Fall 2018

Control System Theory and Design

The class meets on Tuesdays, Thursdays 2:00-3:20pm, ECE Building 3017

Office hours: Wednesdays, 12:30-1:30pm, Altgeld Hall 302.

Class TA is Ria Narayan, <>. Her office hours are Mondays, 3-4pm, ECEB3020.

Class notes (outline of the lectures, homework etc).


  • Course notes:
    T. Basar, S. P. Meyn, W. R. Perkins, ECE 515 (Available for purchase in ECE office).
  • Several textbooks cover the course material;
    J. P. Hespanha, Linear Systems Theory, Princeton UP
  • Many further references are kept in course reserve in Grainger library..

There will be six homework assignments, one midterm exam (October 16, during regular class hours), and one final exam.

Total grade is homework 35%, midterm 25%, final 40%.

Course outline is here.