Transform Techniques for Engineers

By Prof. Srinivas Rao Manam   |   IITM
Learners enrolled: 67
The aim of the course is to teach various transform techniques that are essential for a student of physical sciences and engineering. They include, Fourier series, Fourier transforms, Laplace transform and Z-transforms.


Course Status : Upcoming
Course Type : Core
Duration : 12 weeks
Start Date : 23 Jan 2023
End Date : 14 Apr 2023
Exam Date : 29 Apr 2023 IST
Enrollment Ends : 30 Jan 2023
Category :
  • Mathematics
Credit Points : 3
Level : Undergraduate

Page Visits

Course layout

Week 1: Introduction to Fourier series
Week 2: Finding Fourier series of a periodic function
Week 3: Fourier transforms over real line
Week 4: Fourier transform and its properties
Week 5: Fourier transform and its applications
Week 6: Preliminaries on complex variable techniques
Week 7: Introduction to Laplace transform
Week 8: Laplace transform and its properties
Week 9: Laplace transform and its properties
Week 10: Laplace transform and its applications
Week 11: Laplace transform and its applications to PDEs
Week 12: Z-transforms and its properties and applications

Books and references


Instructor bio

Prof. Srinivas Rao Manam

Prof. Srinivas Rao Manam is working as an associate professor at Departament of Mathematics, IIT Madras. He works in the area of differential equations arise in physical and engineering sciences.

Course certificate

The course is free to enroll and learn from. But if you want a certificate, you have to register and write the proctored exam conducted by us in person at any of the designated exam centres.
The exam is optional for a fee of Rs 1000/- (Rupees one thousand only).
Date and Time of Exams: 
29 April 2023 Morning session 9am to 12 noon; Afternoon Session 2pm to 5pm.
Registration url: Announcements will be made when the registration form is open for registrations.
The online registration form has to be filled and the certification exam fee needs to be paid. More details will be made available when the exam registration form is published. If there are any changes, it will be mentioned then.
Please check the form for more details on the cities where the exams will be held, the conditions you agree to when you fill the form etc.


Average assignment score = 25% of average of best 8 assignments out of the total 12 assignments given in the course.
Exam score = 75% of the proctored certification exam score out of 100

Final score = Average assignment score + Exam score

YOU WILL BE ELIGIBLE FOR A CERTIFICATE ONLY IF AVERAGE ASSIGNMENT SCORE >=10/25 AND EXAM SCORE >= 30/75. If one of the 2 criteria is not met, you will not get the certificate even if the Final score >= 40/100.

Certificate will have your name, photograph and the score in the final exam with the breakup.It will have the logos of NPTEL and IIT Madras .It will be e-verifiable at nptel.ac.in/noc.

Only the e-certificate will be made available. Hard copies will not be dispatched.

Once again, thanks for your interest in our online courses and certification. Happy learning.

- NPTEL team

MHRD logo Swayam logo


Goto google play store