ISBN 9780070077522,Digital Satellite Communications

Digital Satellite Communications



Tata McGraw - Hill Education

Publication Year 2008

ISBN 9780070077522

ISBN-10 0070077525


Edition 2nd
Number of Pages 672 Pages
Language (English)

Electronics & Communication Engineering

The Most Complete And Accessible Guide To The Fundamentals And New Developments In Satellite Communications Technology

The Leading Reference And Text In The Field For Over A Decade, Satellite Communications, Has Been Revised, Updated, And Expanded To Cover Breakthroughs In Global Wireless Applications, Digital Television, And Internet Access Via Satellite. Filled With Worked Examples And 200 Illustrations, The New Edition Offers A Clear, State-Of-The-Art Presentation Of All Satellite Communications Topics. Readers Will Find Detailed Coverage Of Orbits And Launching Methods?Radio Wave Propagation? Polarization?Antennas?Analog Signals?Digital Signals ?The Space Link?Interference?Fdma, Tdma, And Cdma?Satellite Services, The Internet, Atm And Tcp/Ip?Digital Television Broadcasting?Mobile Services And Networking...And Much More.

The New Fourth Edition Features:

In-Depth Coverage Of Today'S Satellite Communication Innovations, Combined With An Intuitive, Low-Math Approach For Ease Of Understanding
Updated Information On Antennas And Arrays, Error Coding Methods, Mobile Services, Digital Television, And Satellite-Based Internet Services
This "Bible" Of Satellite Communications Includes:

Overview Of Satellite Systems
Orbits And Launching Methods
Geostationary Orbit
Radio Wave Propagation
The Space Segment
The Earth Segment
Analog Signals
Digital Signals
Error Control Coding
The Space Link
Satellite Access
Satellites In Networks
Direct Broadcast Satellite (Dbs) Television
Satellite Mobile And Specialized Services
Digital Satellite Communications Offers Digital Engineers State-Of-The-Art Techniques For Satellite Communications. It Covers All The Pertinent Aspects Of Satellite System Design-From Earth Stations To Orbital Mechanics-In A Step-By-Step Manner, With Plenty Of Illustrative Examples.

Topics Of Interest Include:

Earth Stations-Techniques For Design And Analysis Of Antennas, Amplifiers, Converters, And Control Systems
Satellite Links-With Special Emphasis On Methods For Controlling Interference
Multiple Access Technologies-Including Frequency Division, Time Division, And Demand Assignment Multiple Access, As Well As Dsi
Direct Sequence And Frequency Hopping Spread Spectrum Systems With Associated Multiple Access Techniques
Very Small Aperture Terminal Networks-A Sophisticated, Design-Level Treatment Of Vsat
Mobile Satellite Communications-New Material On Scpc And Cdma Mobile Network Concepts And Propagation Models
Besides These, It Features New Design Information On Vsat Networks And Mobile Satellite Communications; Techniques For Delay Analysis In Packet Transmission Systems; Digital Modulation Such As Mpsk, Mfsk, Oqpsk, And Msk, And Carrier Recovery And Error Correction Coding.