19D031BTS - Wireless Communication Systems

Course specification
Course title Wireless Communication Systems
Acronym 19D031BTS
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 Introduction to the concepts, architecture and implementation of the principles of modern wireless telecommunication systems and networks.
      The outcome Students should govern the principles of designing modern wireless communication systems, as well as to have the ability to perform multicriterial analysis and system optimization based on the required parameters.
      Contents of lectures Introduction to the principles, the architecture and the applied technologies in modern wireless telecommunication systems. Characteristics of radio channels. Characteristics of used protocols. Principles of system architecture design.Public wireless cellular systems. IoT networks. Electromagnetic radiation of wireless telecommunication systems.
      Contents of exercises Individual theoretical and practical research activities.
      1. A. Goldsmith: Wireless Communications, Cambridge University Press, 2012 (Original title)
      2. P. Nicopolitidis, M.S. Obaidat, G.I. Papadimitriou and A.S. Pomportsis: Wireless Networks, John Wiley & Sons, 2003. (Original title)
      3. D. Hanes, G. Salgueiro, P. Grossetete, R. Barton, and J. Henry, IoT Fundamentals: Networking Technologies, Protocols, and Use Cases for the Internet of Things, Cisco Press, 2017. (Original title)
      4. IEEE standards
      5. 3GPP recommendations
      Number of hours per week during the semester/trimester/year
      Lectures Exercises OTC Study and Research Other classes
      Methods of teaching Mentoring approach.
      Knowledge score (maximum points 100)
      Pre obligations Points Final exam Points
      Activites during lectures 0 Test paper 30
      Practical lessons 0 Oral examination 0
      Colloquia 0
      Seminars 70