Seminar Communications Engineering


First Meeting

The first organizational meeting is on Wednesday, 19.04.2017, at 10:00 in the meeting room (43.2.227) of the institute.


Up to 10 students can take part in the seminar course. More information about the organization of the seminar course will be presented during the first meeting session.


We are using the Moodle e-learning system, especially to keep in touch with students. You can find the Moodle page for the seminar here: Moodle

The password for the self-registration process will be given during the first meeting. You will get all important information about the lecture via email and/or the Moodle system.


Each semester a topic from the fields of communications engineering, information theory, and signal processing and its related disciplines is addressed.

The seminar is intended to master students in Electrical Engineering, specializing in "Communications", and in Communications Technology, track "Communications Engineering".

Topic Summer Semester 2017:

The topic for the seminar in the Summer Semester 2017 is
Cryptography: Algorithms, Applications and Standards"


The seminar requires active contributions of the students. Within the current general subject area of the seminar, each student is assigned a specific topic. He acquires knowledge in this field, such that he can present the material in a clear and structured way to his class mates. He summarizes the material in his own words in a short report. The rules for "Rules of Good Scientific Practice" ( have to be obeyed; in particular, any form of plagiarism is not tolerated.

Each participant is assumed to

  • write a brief report (5 to 8 pages) on the topic,
  • give a presentation (30 minutes) on his assigned topic, and
  • actively participate at all other talks and to contribute to the discussion.

Summer Semester 2017

Seminardate to be determined



Further Information

Hours per Week:  2
3 ECTS Credits
LSF - ENGC 8030 Winter