DS1BTS - Wireless Communication Systems

Course specification
Course title Wireless Communication Systems
Acronym DS1BTS
Study programme Electrical Engineering and Computing
Module Telecommunications and Information Technologies
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. (Original title)
        2. 2. H.V. Poor and G.W. Wornell, Wireless Communications – Signal Processing Perspective, Prentice Hall, Upper Saddle River, 1998. (Original title)
        3. 4. J. Geir, Wireless Networking Handbook, Macmillan, London, 2004. (Original title)
        4. 5. P. Nicopolitidis, M.S. Obaidat, G.I. Papadimitriou and A.S. Pomportsis, Wireless Networks, John Wiley & Sons Ltd, Chichester, 2003. (Original title)
        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
        Projects 50
        Colloquia 0
        Seminars 0