WCDMA for UMTS: Radio Access for Third Generation Mobile Communications / Edition 3

WCDMA for UMTS: Radio Access for Third Generation Mobile Communications / Edition 3

by Harri Holma, Antti Toskala
     
 

ISBN-10: 0470870966

ISBN-13: 9780470870969

Pub. Date: 09/28/2004

Publisher: Wiley

Highly regarded as the book on the air interface of 3G cellular systems WCDMA for UMTS has again been fully revised and updated. The third edition now covers the key features of 3GPP Release 6 ensuring it remains the leading principal resource in this constantly progressing area.

By providing a deep understanding of the WCDMA air interface, the

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Overview

Highly regarded as the book on the air interface of 3G cellular systems WCDMA for UMTS has again been fully revised and updated. The third edition now covers the key features of 3GPP Release 6 ensuring it remains the leading principal resource in this constantly progressing area.

By providing a deep understanding of the WCDMA air interface, the practical approach of this third edition will continue to appeal to operators, network and terminal manufacturers, service providers, university students and frequency regulators.

  • Explains the key parts of the 3GPP/WCDMA standard
  • Presents network dimensioning, coverage and capacity of WCDMA
  • Introduces TDD and discusses its differences from FDD

Key third edition updates include:

  • Covers the main 3GPP Release 6 updates
  • Further enhances High Speed Downlink Packet Access (HSDPA) chapter with a number of new simulation results
  • Explains High Speed Uplink Packet Access (HSUPA) study item
  • Introduces the new services including their performance analysis : Push-to-Talk over Cellular (PoC), streaming, See What I See (SWIS) and multiplayer games
  • Presents a number of new WCDMA field measurement results: capacity, end-to-end performance and handovers
  • Includes completely updated antenna beamforming and multiuser detection sections featuring new simulation results
  • Introduces TD-SCDMA and compares it to Release TDD

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780470870969
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
09/28/2004
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
478
Product dimensions:
6.85(w) x 9.82(h) x 1.21(d)

Table of Contents

1Introduction1
2UMTS services and applications11
3Introduction to WCDMA47
4Background and standardisation of WCDMA61
5Radio access : network architecture75
6Physical layer99
7Radio interface protocols149
8Radio network planning185
9Radio resource management231
10Packet scheduling269
11High-speed downlink packet access307
12Physical layer performance347
13UTRA TDD modes411
14cdma2000433

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