Communication Systems / Edition 5

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Overview

This exciting revision of Communication Systems, a classic text in the communications field, presents an introduction to electrical communication systems, including analysis methods, design principles, and hardware considerations. The fifth edition has been updated to reflect current technology covering both analog and digital communication in this ever-evolving field. Conceptual/descriptive/thought questions have been added throughout the book as well as MATLABĀ® questions and lecture Powerpoint files on the website.

The text covers both analog and digital communications. It features worked examples and exercises for students to solve within chapters, helping them to master new concepts as they are introduced.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780073380407
  • Publisher: McGraw-Hill Higher Education
  • Publication date: 2/25/2009
  • Edition description: New Edition
  • Edition number: 5
  • Pages: 944
  • Product dimensions: 7.50 (w) x 9.30 (h) x 1.60 (d)

Meet the Author

Bruce Carlson (Troy, NY) teaches at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.

P.B. Crilly (Knoxville, TN) teaches at University of Tennessee.

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Table of Contents

Ch. 1 Introduction 1

Ch. 2 Signals and Spectra 27

Ch. 3 Signal Transmission and Filtering 91

Ch. 4 Linear CW Modulation 161

Ch. 5 Angle CW Modulation 207

Ch. 6 Sampling and Pulse Modulation 257

Ch. 7 Analog Communication Systems 287

Ch. 8 Probability and Random Variables 345

Ch. 9 Random Signals and Noise 391

Ch. 10 Noise in Analog Modulation Systems 439

Ch. 11 Baseband Digital Transmission 479

Ch. 12 Digitization Techniques for Analog Messages and Computer Networks 543

Ch. 13 Channel Coding 591

Ch. 14 Bandpass Digital Transmission 647

Ch. 15 Spread-Spectrum Systems 721

Ch. 16 Information and Detection Theory 767

Appendix Circuit and System Noise (9.4) 827

Tables 847

Solutions to Exercises 861

Answers to Selected Problems 904

Index 911

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