Communications Receivers: DPS, Software Radios, and Design, 3rd Edition / Edition 3

Communications Receivers: DPS, Software Radios, and Design, 3rd Edition / Edition 3

by Ulrich L. Rohde, Andrew Bateman, Jerry Whitaker
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0071361219

ISBN-13: 9780071361217

Pub. Date: 12/06/2000

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Companies, The

The latest in DSP, cellular, and software radio design

From reception basics to cutting-edge software radio design, Communications Receivers, Third Edition brings you a storehouse of task-simplifying and task-clarifying information, examples, and tips. Written by well-known experts Ulrich Rohde, Jerry Whitaker, and Andrew Bateman, this guide covers everything

Overview

The latest in DSP, cellular, and software radio design

From reception basics to cutting-edge software radio design, Communications Receivers, Third Edition brings you a storehouse of task-simplifying and task-clarifying information, examples, and tips. Written by well-known experts Ulrich Rohde, Jerry Whitaker, and Andrew Bateman, this guide covers everything from front end systems to frequency generators and controllers. Topics are thoroughly illuminated for you with hundreds of illustrations, diagrams, and mathematical equations.

You’ll learn the principles and practices involved in receivers and receiver systems, antennas and antenna coupling, amplifiers and gain control, mixers, frequency, oscillators, demodulation and demodulators, digital signal processing, and much more. Discover for yourself why this resource has been prized through two editions by professionals and hobbyists for its ready-to-use insights on the theory and design of all types of communications receivers — including shortwave, military, broadcast, and direction-finding.

This newly revised edition features:

Advances in DSP, cellular, and software radio design

Details on designing, operating, specifying, installing, and maintaining every kind of receiver in common use

Specific design approaches, circuit examples, and component specs

Help with microprocessors and logic devices

Coverage of important pulse and data operating modes

More than 250 illustrations and diagrams

Handy reference material in tables, charts, and figures

More!

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780071361217
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Companies, The
Publication date:
12/06/2000
Series:
McGraw Hill Telecommunications Series
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
656
Product dimensions:
7.60(w) x 9.60(h) x 1.50(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction

Radio Reception Principles

Characteristics and Requirements of Software Radio Systems

Radio Receiver Characteristics

Receiver System Planning

Antennas and Antenna Coupling

Amplifiers and Gain Control

Mixers

Frequency

Control and Local Oscillators

Demodulation and Demodulators

Digital Signal Processing

Receiver Design Trends

Appendices

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