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 Recommended Preliminary Reading Lists

To help you prepare for your MSc, please find below a list of recommended preliminary readings for each of our programmes. Please note these are suggested readings, and may not represent what you actually choose to study. If your module is not listed, and you would like to do some preparatory readings, please get in touch by emailing us on eee-mscsupport@sheffield.ac.uk

EEET13 - MSc Electronic & Electrical Engineering

EEE6200 AC Machines
Alternating Current Machines, M. G. Say
Electric Machines, Gordon R Slemon

EEE6201 Advanced Control of Electric Drives
Control of Electric Machine Drive Systems, Seung-Ki Sul
Analysis of Electric Machinery and Drive Systems, Paul Krause, Oleg Wasynczuk, Scott D. Sudhoff, Steven Pekarek

EEE6203 Motion Control and Servo Drives
Brushless Permanent-Magnet and Reluctance Motor Drives, T. J. E Miller
Electric and Hybrid Vehicles: Design Fundamentals, Iqbal Husain

EEE6205 Power Electronics Converters
Power Electronics: Converters, Applications and Design, N Mohan, T. M Undeland, W. P
Robbins
Introduction to Modern Power Electronics, A. M Trzynadlowski

EEE6206 Power Semiconductor Devices
Solid State Electronic Devices, Ben G Streetman
Physics of Semiconductor Devices, S. M Sze

EEE6207 Advanced Computer Systems
Computer Architecture: A Quantitative Approach, John L Hennessy
Computer Architecture and Parallel Processing, Kai Hwang

EEE6212 Semiconductor Materials
Optical Properties of Solids, Mark Fox
Crystals, Defects and Microstructures: Modeling Across Scales, Rob Phillips

EEE6214  Packaging and Reliability of Microsystems
Fundamentals of Microsystems Packaging, McGraw-Hill

EEE6216 Energy Efficient Semiconductor Devices
Semiconductor Devices: Physics and Technology, S.M.Sze and M.J Lee
Introduction to Solid-State Lighting, A.Zukauskas, M. Shur, R. Gaska

EEE6221 Data Coding Techniques for Communication and Storage
Coding Techniques, Wade
Data and Computer Comms, Stallings

EEE6222 Principles of Communications
Digital Communications, B. Sklar
Wireless Communications, A. Goldsmith

EEE6223 Antennas, Propagation and Satellite Systems
Antenna Theory: Analysis and Design, Constantine A.Balanis
Introduction to Radio Propagation for Fixed and Mobile Communications, John Doble

EEE6224 Mobile Networks and Physical Layer Protocols
Introduction to Communication Systems, Ferrel G Stremler
LTE for 4G Mobile Broadband: Air Interface Technologies and Performance, Farooq Khan

EEE6225 System Design
Digital Design: An Embedded Systems Approach using VHDL, Peter J Ashenden
Verilog for Digital Design, Frank Vahid

EEE6431 Broadband Wireless Techniques
Wireless Communications, Andrea Goldsmith
Wireless Communications: Principles and Practice, Ted Rappaport

EEET26 - MSc Semiconductor Photonics and Electronics

EEE6206 Power Semiconductor Devices
Solid State Electronic Devices, Ben G Streetman
Physics of Semiconductor Devices, S. M Sze

EEE6212 Semiconductor Materials
Optical Properties of Solids, Mark Fox
Physics of Semiconductor Devices, S. M Sze

EEE6214 Packaging and Reliability of Microsystems
Fundamentals of Microsystems Packaging, McGraw-Hill

EEE6216 Energy Efficient Semiconductor Devices
Introduction to Solid-State Lighting, A.Zukauskas, M. Shur, R. Gaska
Photovoltaics: Fundamentals, Technology and Practice, K.Mertens

EEET30 - MSc Wireless Communication Systems

EEE6207 Advanced Computer Systems
Computer Architecture and Parallel Processing, Kai Hwang
High-Performance Computer Architecture, Harold S Stone (Harold Stuart)

EEE6221 Data Coding Techniques for Communication and Storage
The Engineer’s Error Coding Handbook, Houghton
Data Comms for Engineers, Guy
Computer Networks, Tanenbaum

EEE6222 Principles of Communications
Elementary Information Theory, D. S. Jones
Fundamentals of Wireless Communication, D. Tse and P. Viswanath

EEE6223 Antennas, Propagation and Satellite Systems
Introduction to Radio Propagation for Fixed and Mobile Communications, John Doble
Satellite Communication Systems Engineering, Wilbur L Pritchard

EEE6224 Mobile Networks and Physical Layer Protocols
Introduction to Communication Systems, Ferrel G Stremler
LTE for 4G Mobile Broadband: Air Interface Technologies and Performance, Farooq Khan

EEE6225 System Design
Digital Design: An Embedded Systems Approach using VHDL, Peter J Ashenden
Introduction to Digital Communication, Rodger E Ziemer

EEE6431 Broadband Wireless Techniques
Wireless Communications, Andrea Goldsmith
Wireless Communications: Principles and Practice, Ted Rappaport

EEET01 - MSc Data Communications

EEE6221 Data Coding Techniques for Communication and Storage
Coding Techniques, Wade
The Engineer’s Error Coding Handbook, Houghton
Data Comms for Engineers, Guy
Computer Networks, Tanenbaum
Data and Computer Comms, Stallings

EEE6222 Principles of Communications
Digital Communications, B. Sklar
Elementary Information Theory, D. S. Jones
Wireless Communications, A. Goldsmith
Fundamentals of Wireless Communication, D. Tse and P. Viswanath

EEE6224 Mobile Networks and Physical Layer Protocols
Introduction to Communication Systems, Ferrel G Stremler
LTE for 4G Mobile Broadband: Air Interface Technologies and Performance, Farooq Khan

EEE6225 System Design
Digital Design: An Embedded Systems Approach using VHDL, Peter J Ashenden
Verilog for Digital Design, Frank Vahid
Introduction to Digital Communication, Rodger E Ziemer

EEE6431 Broadband Wireless Techniques
Wireless Communications, Andrea Goldsmith
Wireless Communications: Principles and Practice, Ted Rappaport

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