The Mobile Radio Propagation Channel / Edition 2

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Offers in-depth discussions of multipath phenomena and its effects on narrowband and wideband signals. Presents basic information about the mobile radio channel and introduces some fundamental VHF and UHF propagation. Surveys signal strength prediction methods applicable over irregular terrain and in urban, suburban and rural areas as well as methods of channel sounding and simulation.
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"In a textbook for a graduate course and reference for systems designers and researchers, Parsons...synthesizes from technical papers basic information about the mobile radio channel itself..." (SciTech Book News Vol. 25, No. 2 June 2001)
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780471988571
  • Publisher: Wiley
  • Publication date: 12/28/2000
  • Edition description: REV
  • Edition number: 2
  • Pages: 436
  • Product dimensions: 6.89 (w) x 9.65 (h) x 1.11 (d)

Table of Contents

Fundamentals of VHF and UHF Propagation.

Propagation Over Irregular Terrain.

Propagation in Built-Up Areas.

Characterisation of Multipath Phenomena.

Wideband Channel Characterisation.

Further Mobile Radio Channels.

Sounding, Sampling and Simulation.

Man-Made Noise and Interference.



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  • Posted May 6, 2009

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    very in depth

    This book is quite complex in mathematical explanation, yet it's wording has allowed me to visualize, and understand the nature of mobile radio propagation, and how it it analyzed through coverage testing, and modeling with qualitative results though various methods. Great book for the practicing design engineer of mobile radio systems.

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