Cellular Radio and Personal Communications: Advanced Selective Readings

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This second edition of Rappaport's bestselling book takes you further into the rapidly growing, rapidly changing area of wireless communications. This book is a must for engineers in the communications and related fields.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780780323070
  • Publisher: IEEE
  • Publication date: 4/30/1996
  • Pages: 550
  • Product dimensions: 8.56 (w) x 11.00 (h) x 1.19 (d)

Table of Contents

Introduction
Overview of Wireless Personal Communications 1
The Evolution of Personal Communications 15
Wireless Personal Communications: What is it? 21
Trends in Local Wireless Networks 37
Cellular Digital Packet Data (CDPD) - An Overview 45
Current Evolution of the GSM System 95
GSM Basics, An Introduction 107
Reverse Link Performance of IS-95 Based Cellular Systems 131
Performance of Power-Controlled Wideband Terrestrial Digital Communications 139
Slow Frequency-Hop TDMA/CDMA for Macrocellular Personal Communications 151
The GlobalStar System 161
The Traveller's Dream Come True 169
UHF Propagation Prediction for Wireless Personal Communications 173
A Deterministic Approach to Predicting Microwave Diffraction by Buildings for Microcellular Systems 201
Path Loss, Delay Spread, and Outage Models as Functions of Antenna Height for Microcellular System Design 211
Site-Specific Propagation Prediction for Wireless In-Building Personal Communication System Design 223
Minimum Probability of Error for Asynchronous Gaussian Multiple Access Channels 237
Linear Multiuser Detectors for Synchronous Code-Division Multiple-Access Channels 249
Multistage Detection in Asynchronous Code-Division Multiple-Access Communications 263
Interference Rejection Techniques in Spread Spectrum Communications 275
Analysis of a Simple Successive Interference Cancellation Scheme in a DS/CDMA System 291
Multiuser Detection for CDMA Systems 303
The Orthogonal-Random Waveform Dichotomy for Digital Mobile Personal Communications 317
The Viterbi Algorithm 325
Trellis-Coded Modulation with Redundant Signal Sets Part I: Introduction 337
Trellis-coded Modulation with Redundant Signal Sets Part II: State of the Art 345
Convolutional Codes and their Performance in Communication Systems 355
Very Low Rate Convolutional Codes for Maximum Theoretical Performance of Spread-Spectrum Multiple-Access Channels 377
Near Shannon Limit Error-Correcting Coding and Decoding: Turbo-Codes 387
Simulation of Communication Systems 395
Simulation of Bit Error Performance of FSK, BPSK, and [Pi]/4 DQPSK in Flat Fading Indoor Radio Channels Using a Measurement-Based Channel Model 405
Bit Error Simulation for [Pi]/4 DQPSK Mobile Radio Communications using Two-Ray and Measurement-Based Impulse Response Models 415
Performance of Decision Feedback Equalizers in Simulated Urban and Indoor Channels 429
Effects of Radio Propagation Path Loss on DS-CDMA Cellular Frequency Reuse Efficiency for the Reverse Channel 441
Advanced Digital Receiver Principles and Technologies for PCS 453
The Software Radio Architecture 465
Analog-to-Digital Converters and Their Applications in Radio Receivers 479
The DSP Bottleneck 487
Implementation of Coded Modems 497
Signal Acquisition and Tracking with Adaptive Arrays in the Digital Mobile Radio System IS-54 with Flat Fading 507
Direction Finding and "Smart Antennas" Using Software Radio Architectures 515
Analytical Results for Capacity Improvements in CDMA 523
Capacity Improvements with Base-Station Antenna Arrays in Cellular CDMA 535
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