13D031KTT - Cooperative techniques in telecommunications

Course specification
Course title Cooperative techniques in telecommunications
Acronym 13D031KTT
Study programme Electrical Engineering and Computing
Module Telecommunications
Type of study doctoral studies
Lecturer (for classes)
Lecturer/Associate (for practice)
    Lecturer/Associate (for OTC)
      ESPB 9.0 Status elective
      Condition none
      The goal To familiarize students with the principles and goals of the cooperative techniques application within modern telecommunication systems.
      The outcome Students will be qualified to comprehend contemporary literature, to understand and use mathematical models of cooperative techniques, implement corresponding algorithms in standard software packages, and independently work on development and analysis of cooperative techniques.
      Contents of lectures Cooperation concept in telecommunications. Transparent, regenerative and adaptive cooperative techniques. Cooperative techniques of distributed transmit and receive diversities. Cooperation in cognitive networks. Techniques of cooperation in networks with limited energy resources. Cooperation protocols in networks with simultaneous wireless transfer of information and energy.
      Contents of exercises Candidates' independent research work: theoretical and practical.
      1. M. Dohler, Y. Li, Cooperative communications: hardware, channel and PHY, John Wiley & Sons, 2010.
      2. K. J. R. Liu, A. K. Sadek, W. Su, A. Kwasinski, Cooperative Communications and Networking, Cambridge University Press, 2009.
      3. M. Uysal, Cooperative Communications for Improved Wireless Network Transmission: Frameworks for Virtual Antenna Array Applications, IGI-Global, 2009.
      4. D. Niyato, E. Hossain, D. I. Kim, V. Bhargava, L. Shafai, Wireless - Powered Communication Networks: Architectures, Protocols and Applications, Cambridge University Press, 2016.
      5. S. Nikoletseas, Y. Yang, A. Georgiadis, Wireless Power Transfer Algorithms, Technologies and Applications in Ad Hoc Communication Networks, Springer, 2016.
      Number of hours per week during the semester/trimester/year
      Lectures Exercises OTC Study and Research Other classes
      Methods of teaching Lectures, consultations, homeworks, student projects.
      Knowledge score (maximum points 100)
      Pre obligations Points Final exam Points
      Activites during lectures Test paper
      Practical lessons Oral examination 40
      Seminars 60