Cheadle RF Communications Laboratory

This lab is equipped with instruments, as shown in the table below. The latest version of Matlab is available on each desktop computer to develop and simulate communication systems. The lab also hosts Wireless Communication, which uses eight USRP Motherboards with antennas, accessories, and laptop computers.

Laboratory Sponsor: Dan Cheadle, Keysight, LitePoint

Room Number: ENGR 238

A lab with electronics equipment and wooden stations.

Faculty Lab Directors
Robert Morelos-Zaragoza
Birsen Sirkeci

EE 160 - Principles of Communication Systems
EE 161 - Digital Communication Systems
EE 251 - Digital Data Transmission I
EE 252 - Digital Data Transmission II
EE 255 - Mobile/Wireless Communications
EE 198A/B – Senior Design Project
EE 297A/B - MSEE Project
EE 299A/B - MSEE Thesis

Available Equipment

Equipment Model Quantity
Digital Multimeter FLUKE 8010A, HP 34401A, Agilent 34403A, 34405A 9
Spectrum Analyzer HP 8591E, 8391E, 8753A, 85662A, 8566B, 8753C 9
Power Supply HP 6236B, Agilent 3631A, Topward 2302D 12
Parameter Test Set S-parameter test 8746B 2
Oscilloscope Tektronix TAS465, TDS794D, Agilent DSO7032A, DSO7034B 11
Waveform Generator Tektronic CFG280, Agilent 33220A, N9310A, Anritsu MG3710A, 33500B Series Keysight 15
Logic Analyzer PM 3580 1
Time Synthesizer HP 5359A 2
Signal Analyzer Agilent N9010A 1
Desktop Computer Dell Precision T1700 11
Network Analyzer E5071B, 8753A 2
Vector Signal Generator E4438C 1