ISBN 9780070681781,Wireless Communications

Wireless Communications



Tata McGraw - Hill Education

Publication Year 2010

ISBN 9780070681781

ISBN-10 0070681783


Number of Pages 680 Pages
Language (English)

Electronics & Communication Engineering

The book presents detailed understanding on fundamentals of Wireless Communication. The topics are written in simple language covering important aspects of wireless communication and networks. Emerging trends like WLAN, Bluetooth, Fixed Broadband and Wireless WAN communications are aptly covered. Technical concepts which are at the core of design, planning and evaluation of wireless communication are presented in detail. The mathematical derivations are given in step by step manner for easy understanding. The book has excellent pedagogy with numerous solved examples and practice questions. Plenty of short answer type questions and objective type questions are included in the text extensively for exam preparation. Some real life figures of wireless devices are also provided in the book to invoke student's interest. Key Features Covers evolutionary path of modern wireless communication networks from First Generation to Third Generation Detailed discussions on 3G cellular technologies including IMT-2000, UMTS, W-CDMA, and CDMA2000 Comprehensive coverage of Antenna System Design Considerations Brief overview of emerging wireless networking technologies such as IEEE 802.11x, IEEE 802.16x , MANETs, Wi-Max, WLAN, WPAN, WMAN, RFID, and WSN All topics are written in simplified and easy-to-understand language Exhaustive pedagogy 147 Solved examples 284 Practice questions 210 Short-answer type questions 225 Objective-type questions TABLE OF CONTENTS 1. Evolution of Wireless Communication System 2. Mobile Communication Engineering 3. The Propagation Models 4. Principles of Cellular Communication 5. Cellular Antenna Design Considerations 6. Frequency Management and Channel Assignment 7. Cellular System Design & Modulation Techniques 8. Multiple Access Techniques 9. Basic Cellular Systems 10. Wireless Communication Systems 11. Global System for Mobile (GSM) 12. CDMA Digital Cellular Standards (IS-95) 13. 3G Digital Cellular Technology 14. Emerging Wireless Network Technologies