Wireless Communications: Principles and Practice / Edition 1

Wireless Communications: Principles and Practice / Edition 1

by Theodore S. Rappaport
     
 

Provides complete information on all of the world''s most important standards for cellular, cordless telephone, and personal communications systems, including AMPS, ETACS, U.S. Digital Cellular, GSM, CDMA, DECT, WACS, CT-2, PDC, AND CDPD.

Contains over 100 solved example problems on topics ranging from cellular system design to networking.

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Overview

Provides complete information on all of the world''s most important standards for cellular, cordless telephone, and personal communications systems, including AMPS, ETACS, U.S. Digital Cellular, GSM, CDMA, DECT, WACS, CT-2, PDC, AND CDPD.

Contains over 100 solved example problems on topics ranging from cellular system design to networking.

Includes hundreds of figures, tables, and diagrams with clear explanations of all major concepts.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780133755367
Publisher:
Prentice Hall Professional Technical Reference
Publication date:
10/05/1995
Series:
Prentice Hall Communications Engineering Series
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
641
Product dimensions:
7.30(w) x 9.57(h) x 1.36(d)

Table of Contents

Preface
1Introduction to Wireless Communication Systems1
2The Cellular Concept - System Design Fundamentals25
3Mobile Radio Propagation: Large-Scale Path Loss69
4Mobile Radio Propagation: Small-Scale Fading and Multipath139
5Modulation Techniques for Mobile Radio197
6Equalization, Diversity, and Channel Coding299
7Speech Coding361
8Multiple Access Techniques for Wireless Communications395
9Wireless Networking439
10Wireless Systems and Standards483
App. A Trunking Theory555
App. B Noise Figure Calculations for Link Budgets565
App. C Gaussian Approximations for Spread Spectrum CDMA569
App. D Q, erf & erfc Functions593
App. E Mathematical Tables599
App. F Abbreviations and Acronyms607
App. G References617
Index635

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