13D031BTS - Wireless Communication Systems

Course specification
Course title Wireless Communication Systems
Acronym 13D031BTS
Study programme Electrical Engineering and Computing
Type of study doctoral studies
Lecturer (for classes)
Lecturer/Associate (for practice)
    Lecturer/Associate (for OTC)
      ESPB 9.0 Status elective
      Condition Basic studies exams: Telecommunicaions 1, Telecommunicaions 2 and Telecommunicaions 3.
      The goal Introduction to the concepts, architecture and implementation of the principles of modern wireless telecommunication systems.
      The outcome Students should govern the design principles of modern wireless networks.
      Contents of lectures Introduction to the principles, the architecture and the applied technologies of processing and transmission of signals in modern wireless telecommunication systems. Characteristics of radio channels. Modulation methods, diversity, principles of space-time signal processing, smart antenna systems. Public wireless cellular systems.
      Contents of exercises No
      1. 1. Andrea Goldsmith, Wireless Communications, Cambridge University Press, 2005, San Francisco.
      2. 2. H.V. Poor and G.W. Wornell, Wireless Communications – Signal Processing Perspective, Prentice Hall, Upper Saddle River, 1998.
      3. 4. J. Geir, Wireless Networking Handbook, Macmillan, London, 2004.
      4. 5. P. Nicopolitidis, M.S. Obaidat, G.I. Papadimitriou and A.S. Pomportsis, Wireless Networks, John Wiley & Sons Ltd, Chichester, 2003.
      Number of hours per week during the semester/trimester/year
      Lectures Exercises OTC Study and Research Other classes
      Methods of teaching Consulting.
      Knowledge score (maximum points 100)
      Pre obligations Points Final exam Points
      Activites during lectures 0 Test paper 50
      Practical lessons 0 Oral examination 0
      Colloquia 0
      Seminars 50