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Wireless Communication
Theory and Applications

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  • Date Published: December 2017
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  • isbn: 9781316870747

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  • Owing to the rapid developments and growth in the telecommunications industry, the need to develop relevant skills in this field are in high demand. Wireless technology helps to exchange the information between portable devices situated globally. In order to fulfil the demands of this developing field, a unified approach between fundamental concepts and advanced topics is required. The book bridges the gap with a focus on key concepts along with the latest developments including turbo coding, smart antennas, multiple input multiple output (MIMO) system, and software defined radio. It also underpins the design requirements of wireless systems and provides comprehensive coverage of the cellular system and its generations: 3G and 4G (Long Term Evolution). With numerous solved examples, numerical questions, open book exam questions, and illustrations, undergraduates and graduate students will find this to be a readable and highly useful text.

    • Provides comprehensive coverage of different cellular systems and their generations up to 4G
    • Offers extensive discussion of MIMO systems, cognitive radio and sensor networks
    • Focuses on design requirements, governing principles and spectrum allocation
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    • Date Published: December 2017
    • format: Adobe eBook Reader
    • isbn: 9781316870747
    • availability: This ISBN is for an eBook version which is distributed on our behalf by a third party.
  • Table of Contents

    1. Overview of wireless communication systems
    Part I. Fundamentals of Wireless Communication:
    2. Modulation, coding, equalization, diversity
    3. Resource allocation techniques
    4. Spread spectrum technology
    5. Antenna basics
    6. Wave propagation
    Part II. Wireless Systems:
    7. Cellular system
    8. Global system for mobile [GSM]
    9. GPRS and EDGE
    10. 3G, HSDPA, HSUPA and LTE
    11. Wireless LAN and WiMAX
    12. Satellite communication
    Appendix A. Design and simulation of antenna for wireless communication
    Appendix B. Software defined ratio
    Appendix C. Cognitive radio
    Appendix D. Sensor network
    Appendix E. Trunking theory
    Open book questions
    Hints for open book questions
    Solved examples
    Extra multiple choice questions
    Solutions to extra multiple choice questions
    Model question papers

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    Wireless Communication

    Mainak Chowdhury, Arumita Biswas

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    Mainak Chowdhury, Techno India College of Technology, Kolkata
    Mainak Chowdhury is presently working as Assistant Professor in the Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering, Techno India College of Technology, Kolkata. He obtained his MTech degree in Electronics and Communication Engineering (Microwaves) from the University of Burdwan, West Bengal. His areas of interest include analog electronics, wireless communications and microwave engineering.

    Arumita Biswas, Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited, Kolkata
    Arumita Biswas is currently working in the Department of Cellular Mobile Telephone Service at Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited, a leading Telecommunication Service Provider in India. She is supervising and maintaining the core network entities of GSM and 3G network. She has completed her MTech in Wireless Communication from Birla Institute of Technology, Mesra, Ranchi. Her areas of interest are wireless technologies and LTE antenna design.

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