921 U1050, Stochastic Signals and Systems, Midterm Solution, Spring 2006
(1) (3%; 1% each) Determine if each of the following function can be the autocorrelation
function of a real-valued wide-sense stationary random process? Explain your answer.
Punctuation and Mechanics
The Living End: The Period (.)
The period is the red light at the end of a
When you reach the period, it's all over.
Whatever thought you were trying to convey
has been delivered.
Task One: Selling Cities: Promoting New Images for Meetings Tourism
1 Meetings tourism, which we define as travel associated with attendance at corporate
or association meetings, conferences, conventions, or congresses or public or
Background knowledge presumed
Text A targets an educated, but not highly specialized,
It provides a lot of background material and is careful
to avoid too much technical vocabulary.
1 People have been pulling freshwater out of the oceans for centuries using
technologies that involve evaporation, which leaves the salts and other unwanted
constituents behind. 2 Salty source water is treated to speed evaporation, and the
September 16, 2011
September 16 Orientation
September 23 Paragraph and essay writing;
Punctuation and mechanics
September 30 Features of Academic/Technical
October 7 Writing General-Specific texts;
October 14 Writ
Features of Academic Writing
And What is Technical Writing
Why write a research report?
A research report is a paper written by an
investigator to describe a research study
that he or she has completed.
The purpose of the report is to explain to