2018-19 ECE Graduate Courses

REGISTRATION PROCEDURES

 

CURRENT COURSE OFFERINGS

 

REQUIRED:

 

AWARDS, FUNDING, BURSARIES, ETC.

Usually, if you are receiving an award you must register (GRAD 7020 or GRAD 8020) in the ENTIRE Academic Year.

 

DEFINITION OF TERMS
     (terms used in course registration)

 

OTHER COURSE OFFERINGS

  • ENG 7010 -- The Engineering Design Process (2018-19 Academic Year)
  • Manitoba Inst. for Materials (MIM)

    GEOL 7790 -- Advanced Instrumental Techniques

    WINTER TERM:  3 credit hours, CRN:  52060 
    Lectures and laboratory course covering the application of micro-beam, mass spectrometer, diffraction and wet geochemical analytical techniques in mineralogy and geochemistry. Includes coverage of ICP, PIXE, powder and single crystal diffraction and electron microprobe analysis.  Permission of the course instructor is required. Please contact Dr. Derek Oliver directly  Derek.Oliver@umanitoba.ca    

 

NOTE:

  • Reading Courses DO NOT count towards graduation credits in the ECE 12-credit hour M.Sc. Program

 

PLEASE DIRECT COURSE INQUIRIES TO THE COURSE INSTRUCTOR

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FACULTY MEMBER INFORMATION

COURSE GRADES:
-- Submission Deadlines
-- Entering Final Grades
-- Change Grades 
-- Late Grades  
    -- ADDING NEW COURSES  
        For Faculty Members or Depts who
        wish to make changes to,
        introduce, modify, or delete
        courses

  



FALL 2018

REGISTRATION / RE-REG PROCEDURES

 

Fall 2018 Registration is required to maintain enrollment in the Graduate Program -- Students failing to register may be subject to discontinuance from their program 

  • REGISTRATION BEGINS:      FRIDAY, 06 JULY 2018
    Please check your Aurora Account your initial Registration Date & Time.  Initial Registration Dates & Times are usually meant for undergraduate courses. 
  • REGISTRATION ENDS:          WEDNESDAY, 19 SEPTE MBER 2018
  • LAST DAY TO VW:                 MONDAY, 19 NOVE MBER 2018
  • COURSES BEGIN:                  Courses Instructors will contact registered students
                                                            in September

 

ALL Graduate Students, not scheduled for OCTOBER graduation, MUST register during the FALL 2018 Term regardless of whether or not you are enrolling in a course.  Failure to do so may cause you to be discontinued from the Graduate Program.

  • Students Maintaining Continuous Registration
    Please look-up the CRN in your Aurora Account
  • ECE Ph.D. Students sitting for the December Written Candidacy Exam  
    • ALSO register in Doctoral Candidacy Exam -- GRAD 8010 
      Please look-up the CRN in your Aurora Account
  • Students Planning to Graduate in February or May 2018
    Please look-up the CRN in your Aurora Account
  • EXCEPTION TO CONTINUOUS REGISTRATION:     Students Planning to Graduate in OCT OBER 2018

In order to graduate in the OCT OBER 2018 Convocation you must be registered in SU MMER 2018. However, please DO NOT register in the FALL 2018 Term

 

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COURSE OFFERINGS 

TERM DATES:                 05 SEPTEMBER -- 07 DECE MBER 2018

EXAM DATES:                 10 - 21 DECE MBER 2018

IMPORTANT DATES:     http://umanitoba.ca/student/records/deadlines/index.html  

 

 

PLEASE DIRECT COURSE INQUIRIES TO THE COURSE INSTRUCTOR

Courses in this table, highlighted in YELLOW, indicate offerings in other disciplines open to ECE students.  Approval of your Academic Advisor is required prior to course enrollment. 

Course Course Outline Instructor
ECE 7060
Pre-requisite

Power System Protection

  • CRN:  18105
A. Rajapakse
ECE 7190
Pre-requisite
Micromachining & MEMS  
  • CRN:     14012
C. Shafai
ECE 7440, T04
Pre-requisite
Advanced Signal Processing
  • CRN:     15706
S. Sherif
ECE 7440, T25
Pre-requisite

Laser Engineering

  • CRN:      18106
A. Major
ECE 7440 --  T24
Pre-requisite
Real-Time Interfacing 
  • CRN:     16761

 Real-Time Interfacing's course lecture will be held with ECE 4240 however, the graduate course offers extended discussions and a different evaluation system.

 

W. Kinsner
ECE 7440 --  T37
Pre-requisite
Optoelectronics
  • CRN:     TBD
A. Major
ECE 7650 -- T01
Pre-requisite
Parallel Processing    
  • CRN:     18104
I. Jeffrey
ECE 7650 -- T03
Pre-requisite

Agent Based Modeling

  • CRN:     16730
B. McLeod
ECE 7650 -- T15
Pre-requisite
Applied Computational Intelligence
  • CRN:     16735
K. Ferens
ECE 7650 -- T18
Pre-requisite

Advance Matrix Algorithms

  • CRN:     15377
I. Jeffrey
ECE 7670
Pre-requisite

Optimization Methods For Computer-Aided Design

  • CRN:      18108
J. LoVetri
ECE 8050
Pre-requisite

Microelectronics

  • CRN:      18107
D. Buchanan 
ECE 8150
Pre-requisite

Digital Signal Processing

  • CRN:       18103
G. Thomas 
ENG 7010
Pre-requisite

The Engineering Design Process -- Part A  (1.5-CHr)

This courses is a full-year course, Fall & Winter registration required (Sept - Apr).  Partial credit is not awarded
Registration in Part A automatically registers the student in Part B.

  • CRN:  10797
M. Friesen /
ATopping
ENG 7510
Pre-requisite

Operational Excellence (3-CHr)

  • CRN:  17856
V. Campbell

 

 


 

WI NTER 2019

REGISTRATION / RE-REG PROCEDURES

Winter 2019 Registration is required to maintain enrollment in the Graduate Program -- Students failing to register may be subject to discontinuance from their program 

  • REGISTRATION BEGINS:      FRIDAY, 06 JULY 2018
    Please check your Aurora Account your initial Registration Date & Time.  Initial Registration Dates & Times are usually meant for undergraduate courses. 
  • REGISTRATION ENDS:           FRIDAY, 18 JAN UARY 2019
  • LAST DAY to VW:                    WEDNESDAY, 08 MAY 2019
  • COURSES BEGIN:                   Course Instructor will contact registered students
                                                             in mid-January

 


 

ALL Graduate Students MUST register during the WI NTER 2019 Term regardless of whether or not you are enrolling in a course.  Failure to do so may cause you to be discontinued from the Graduate Program.

  • CONTINUOUS REGISTRATION
    Please look-up the CRN in your Aurora Account
  • CANDIDACY EXAM:  ECE Ph.D. Students sitting for the December 2019 Written Candidacy Exam
    • ALSO register in Doctorial Candidacy Examination -- GRAD 8010 
      Please look-up the CRN in your Aurora Account
  • 2019 GRADUATION:   Students Planning to Graduate in 2019 in February, May, or October
    Please look-up the CRN in your Aurora Account
  • EXCEPTION TO CONTINUOUS WINTER REGISTRATION:     Students Planning to Graduate in FEBR UARY 2019 

Students graduating in FEBR UARY 2019 must be registered in the FALL 2018 TERM however, please DO NOT register in the WI NTER 2019 Term

 

 


 

COURSE OFFERINGS

TERM DATES:                07 JANUARY  --  09 A PRIL 2019

EXAM DATES:                11 - 26 A PRIL 2019

IMPORTANT DATES:    http://umanitoba.ca/student/records/deadlines/index.html  

 

PLEASE DIRECT COURSE INQUIRIES TO THE COURSE INSTRUCTOR

Courses in this table, highlighted in YELLOW, indicate offerings in other disciplines open to ECE students.  Approval of your Academic Advisor is required prior to course enrollment. 

Course Course Outline Instructor
ECE 7210
Pre-requisite

Fractal and Chaos Engineering: Polyscale Analysis

  • CRN: 56868
W. Kinsner
ECE 7440
Pre-requisite

Fast Algorithms for EM

  • CRN:   567983
V. Okhmatovski
ECE 7440 --T02
Pre-requisite

Advanced Power System Protection

1.  Permission of the instructor
2.  Prerequite: ECE 7060 Power System Protection

  • CRN:  57974
A. Rajapakse
ECE 7440 -- T03
Pre-requisite

Advance Transmission Line Theory

  • CRN:  55576
B. Kordi
ECE 7440 --T31
Pre-requisite

Microwave Materials Measurement Techniques

  • CRN:  57976
G. Bridges
ECE 7440 --T40
Pre-requisite

Applied Power Electronics

  • CRN:  57977
C. Ho
ECE 7440 --T51
Pre-requisite

Statistical and Adaptive Signal Processing

  • CRN:
P. Yahampath
ECE 7440 -- T61
Pre-requisite

Introduction to Microwave Remote Sensing

  • CRN:   55575
D. Isleifson
ECE 7650 -- T
Pre-requisite

Ethical Hacking

  • CRN: 
K. Ferens 
ECE 7650 -- T17
Pre-requisite

Statistical Aspects of Machine Learning

  • CRN:   TBD

 

M. Pawlak
ECE 8220 -- A01
Pre-requisite

Digital Image Processing  

  • CRN: 50867
J. Peters
ECE 8370 -- T
Pre-requisite

Modular Multilevel Converter Systems and Applications

  • CRN:  57978
S. Filizadeh / A. Gole
ENG 7010
Pre-requisite

The Engineering Design Process (Part B) (1.5 CHr): 

This courses is a full-year course, Fall & Winter registration required (Sept - Apr).  No partial credit awarded
Registration in Part A automatically registers the student in Part B.

  • CRN:   50710
M. Friesen /
ATopping
IMED 7280 -- A01
Pre-requisite
Medical Computational Biology  

Dr. Pingzhao Hu, ECE Advisor & Biochemistry & Medical Genetics Faculty

  • CRN:     56466

Bannatyne Campus

TIMES DAYS DATES SCHEDULE TYPE
10a-11:50a T 07 Jan - 09 Apr
Medicine
10a-10:50a Th 07 Jan - 09 Apr Medicine

P. Hu 
GEOL 7790
Pre-requisite
Advanced Instrumental Techniques in Geology

*Limited Capacity: 13 students
  (this course fills-up QUICKLY!)
   Permission of the Instructor Required

   This course is offered through combined efforts of Electrical
   Engineering, Geology, and the MB Institute of Materials.
   This course gives students the chance to have hands-on
   laboratories with the following instrumentation:

  • Atomic Force Microscopy (AFM)
  • Auger Electron Spectroscopy (AES)
  • Electron Probe Microanalysis (EMPA)
  • Inductively Couples Plasma- Optical Emission Spectroscopy (ICP-OES)
  • Laser Ablation Inductively Coupled Plasma Mass Spectrometry (LA-ICP-MS)
  • Small Angle and Wide Angle X-Ray Scattering (SAXS/WAXS)
  • Scanning Electron Microscope (SEM)
  • Secondary Ion Mass Spectrometry (SIMS)
  • Transmission Electron Microscopy (TEM)
  • X-Ray Photoelectron Spectroscopy (XPS)
  • X-Ray Powder Diffraction (XRD or XRPD)
  • CRN: 52060
D. Oliver
N. Halden
D. Thomson

 

 


 

SU MMER 2018

REGISTRATION / RE-REG PROCEDURES

 

 

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COURSE OFFERINGS

TERM DATES:                

EXAM DATES:                

IMPORTANT DATES:     http://umanitoba.ca/student/records/deadlines/index.html  

 

PLEASE DIRECT COURSE INQUIRIES TO THE COURSE INSTRUCTOR

Course Course Outline Instructor
ECE 7440, T56
Pre-requisite
Game Theory for Wireless and Communication Networks
  • CRN 1954
E. Hossain

 

 

 


 

REQUIRED... ACADEMIC INTEGRITY ONLINE TUTORIAL

ALL Graduate Students are required to register for and successfully complete the online compulsory tutorial which concerns Academic Integrity.  Students are required to take and successfully complete this tutorial in their first semester in the Graduate Program.

GENERAL INFORMATIONhttp://umanitoba.ca/faculties/graduate_studies/registration/grad7500FAQ.html 

 

GRAD 7500, A02 Academic Integrity Tutorial

Please look-up the course's CRN in your Aurora

  • You may take and complete this tutorial at your leisure and may take it as often as needed to pass
  • This is a ZERO credit hour course and will not count towards your GPA
  • Failure to successfully complete this tutorial will result in SUSPENSION of Registration Privileges
  • Student on Exception/Parental Leaves must register in Grad 7500 upon return from Leave
  • OCCASIONAL STUDENTS must successfully complete Grad 7500 prior to beginning their courses

 

ACCESSING THE TUTORIAL

The Academic Integrity course is accessed through UM Learn using your JUMP login. To access the course,

Additional details are provided on UM Learn once the course is entered. Complete instructions for the tutorial are attached to this email and available in UM Learn

 

 


 

DEFINITIONS OF TERMS USED:

  • PREREQUISITE:   a course for which the student must have received a passing grade BEFORE registering in the course.
  • COREQUISITE:  a course which the student must be enroll in AT THE SAME TIME as the course.
  • PRE- or COREQUISITE:   a course which the student must be enrolled in at the same time as the indicating course, or a course in which the student has previously obtained a passing grade.
  • VW:  Voluntary Withdraw from a course.

 

 


 

FACULTY:  INFORMATION

  1. SUBMITTING GRADES TO AURORA 
  2. MAKING CHANGES TO A GRADUATE COURSE:  Instructions & Forms
    http://umanitoba.ca/faculties/graduate_studies/admin/course_changes.html
    All graduate course introductions,  modifications and deletions require approval by Senate. The Faculty of Graduate Studies vets course change proposals through the Programs and Planning, Executive and Faculty Council of Graduate Studies committees.
  3. ADDING A NEW GRADUATE COURSE TO THE ECE GRADUATE CALENDAR 
    1. Please read this page and submit the appropriate form and information to the Graduate Student Advisor to check
      1. FORM:  Proposal for Course Introduction  
      2. LIBRARY STATEMENT:   A Statement of Library Support is required for each new course.
        1. Units should contact the pertinent bibliographer to let them know you are proposing to introduce a course and to request an assessment.
        2. Provide your phone number as the Library prefers to speak to the person introducing the course about the bibliography.
        3. PLEASE NOTE:   The library requires at least 1-month to prepare its statement
    2. The information will be given to the ECE Graduate Committee for approval
    3. After ECE Approval the information we will send the inforamtion to the Dean of FGS for Approval.  The following information is included in the package to FGS:
      1. completed form
      2. topical outline and bibliography
      3. the Statement of Library Support
      4. any other pertinent information regarding the course
    4. The entire process may take up to 1-year.

 

 

CURRENT COURSE OFFERINGS

REGISTRATION (Annual)

ACADEMIC GUIDELINES

ECE SUPPLEMENTAL REGULATIONS

UNIVERSITY SCHEDULE
(exams, registration, payments, etc.)

GRADUATE CALENDAR / CATALOG

CODE OF CONDUCT--Plagiarism

CHEATING, PLAGIARISM, ETC.
 (students, instructors, TAs)

EXAM & FINAL GRADES

COMPUTER ACCTS, FORMS...

 

PROGRAMS

  1. Ph.D.
  2. M. Sc.
  3. M.Eng.
  4. Occasional
  5. IIS / Overview 
  6. Course Category (AX,AU,OS)
  7. Summer Registration (Mandatory)

 

PROGRAM INFORMATION

  1. Progress Reports  (Mandatory)
  2. ASG--Advisor Student Guidelines 
      (Mandatory)
  3. GradCon (Mandatory)
  4. LEAVES OF ABSENCE
  5. FAILED GRADES
    1. What to do
    2. Grade Appeals
    3. Student Advocacy
  6. SUPPLEMENTAL GUIDELINES
    1. Advance Credits (4.4.5)
    2. Transfer Credits (4.4.6)
    3. Transfer to Ph.D. (5.1.3)
  7. PROGRAM TRANSFERS:
    1. M.Sc. to Ph.D.
    2. M.Eng. to M.Sc.
    3. M.Sc. to M.Eng.
    4. Ph.D. to M.Sc.
  8. CHANGE REQUESTS
    1. Advisor or Committee Member
  9. Transfer Credits
  10. GRADES: CO, IP, Incomplete
  11. Deferred Exam Form 
  12. Concurrent / Dual Registration
  13. Voluntary Withdrawal
  14. Authorized Withdrawal

 

RESEARCH INTEGRITY

   -- Plageriarims Software: iThenticate

RESEARCH ETHICS & COMPLIANCE

   -- Templates, Guidelines, & Forms

ENVIRONMENT HEALTH & SAFETY

ECE GRADUATE COMMITTEE MEMBERS

 

FUNDING, AWARDS, JOBS

  1. TRAVEL AWARDS
  2. NSERC (Canadians Only)
  3. UMGF  (All Grads)
  4. IGSS (Int'l Students)
  5. FGS EMERGENCY LOANS
  6. Funding & Award $$
  7. TA Wage Scale
  8. JOBs

 

TUITION & FEES   

  1. Master
    1. Full-Time
    2. Part-Time
  2. Ph.D.
  3. Other Fees
    1. Compulsory Fees
    2. Incidental Fees 
    3. Cost of Living Expenses
  4. Tuition Installment Plan
    (International Students Only)

 

NEW STUDENTS

  1. Quick, General Info
  2. General Info & Services
  3. Registration Procedures
  4. Registering for Courses
  5. Acceptance of Offer (Letter)
  6. Paying Tuition & Fees
  7. Office Space & Mail
  8. Grad Students With Children
  9. Student University Guide
  10. Orientation
    1. ECE (mandatory)
    2. FGS (TBA via emails)
    3. University
    4. International Students

 

GRADUATION / CONVOCATION

  1. THESIS DEADLINES
  2. Thesis Info
  3. Thesis Guidelines
  4. Thesis Checklist
  5. Thesis Online Submission
  6. THESIS SAMPLES
    1. Title Page
    2. Table of Contents
  7. Plageriarims Software: iThenticate
  8. ECE Graduand Info
         APEGM, Iron Ring, Letters, etc.
  9. CONVOCATION !
  10. JOBs

 

 


UNIVERSITY OF MANITOBA SERVICES

 INTERNATIONAL STUDENT

  1. International Centre for Students (ICS)
  2. ICS Post-Secondary Handbook
  3. Study Permit Info
  4. Off-Campus Work Permits
  5. FORMS
  6. Exchange Pgm
    (Canadian & Intentional)

 

FACULTY OF GRADUATE STUDIES (FGS)

  1. FGS: Thesis Guideline & Forms
  2. Thesis Info
  3. Important Dates
  4. FORMS
    1. Programs & Thesis
    2. Awards & Scholarships
  5. WORKSHOPS

 

REGISTRAR'S OFFICE

  1. Transcripts
  2. Important Dates
  3. Convocation
  4. FORMS

 

ENGINEERING LIBRARY
(Donald W. Craik Library)

 

CAREER SERVICES

  

STUDENT ADVOCACY

 

ACCESSIBILITY SERVICES

 

STUDENT GROUPS

  1. UMGSA
    1. Travel Grant
    2. Emergency Grant
    3. Special Projects Grant
    4. Student Award
    5. Teaching Award
  2. UMSU
    1. Tax Information
    2. HEALTH / DENTAL Benefits
    3. U-PASS  

 

   ECE GRAD STUDENT GROUP (ECE GSA)

 

   ENGINEERING STUDENT GROUPS

 


MANITOBA / CIC INFO / SERVICE CANADA

 

MANITOBA HEALTH INSURANCE

  1. Health Card
  2. Benefits
  3. Online Enrollment

 

CIC: CITIZENSHIP & IMMIGRATION CANADA  

  1. CIC web site  
  2. VISA to Study in Canada  
  3. RE-NEW / EXTEND Study Visa 
  4. Application Processing Time 
  5. Change Program / Institution  
  6. Student Work Permit  
  7. Post-Graduate Work Permit  
  8. Letters of Invitation  
  9. FORMS & GUIDES   

 

SERVICE CANADA

  1. APPLY:  Social Insurance Card (SIN Card) to Work
  2. APPLY:  Universal Child Care
  3. Online Services

MANITOBA PROFESSIONAL ASSN.


ENGINEERS GEOSCIENTISTS MANITOBA (APEGM)
Association of Professional Engineers & Geoscientists of the Province of Manitoba

 


CONFERENCE PAPER / THESIS HELP

FGS WRITING STYLE: Papers, Thesis, etc.

APA STYLE

  1. APA Style
  2. APA Basic Style Guide
  3. APA Style Tutorial
  4. MPA STYLE

MLA STYLE

  1. MLA Style
  2. MPA STYLE

 

IEEE Writing Style: IEEE Papers

  1. IEEE Style
  2. IEEE Citation Reference
  3. IEEE Artical Preparation & Submission

 

Help from other universities

  1. Graduate Student Writing Kit
  2. Thesis Proposal
    1. How to write a thesis proposal
    2. Successful thesis proposals
    3. Components of a thesis proposal
    4. M.Sc. Thesis Proposal
    5. Ph.D. Thesis Proposal
      1. Guideline 01
      2. Guideline 02
  3. Research Papers:
    1. Lit. Reviews
      1. Lit. Reviews
      2. Example 01
      3. Example 02
    2. Abstracts
      1. Writing an Abstract
      2. Abstract Presentations
      3. Examples
    3. Effective Outlines
    4. Citing References
      1. APA Style