DS1PER - Principles of Electronic Warfare in Telecommunications

Course specification
Course title Principles of Electronic Warfare in Telecommunications
Acronym DS1PER
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
        The goal Introduction of PhD students with principles, theoretical concepts of electronic warfare in telecommunications and training of students for independent research in that field.
        The outcome It is expected that PhD students are trained in basics principles of electronic warfare in telecommunications and trained in independent research activities in that field.
        Contents of lectures Introduction to principles of electronic warfare in telecommunications. Signal inteligence –SIGINT, ELINT and COMINT, electronic counter measure-ECM. Jamming factor. Protection zone from jamming.Electronic reconaissance of communication systems. Radio spectrum monitoring. Electronic Counter Counter Measures-ECCM.Signals with low probability of intercept.Null-steering.Information electronic warfare
        Contents of exercises Practical work related to the techniques for radio-frequency spectrum monitoring, signal analysis and signal parameter estimation in multiuser signal scenario by the use of multi-channel receiving platforms.
        1. R.Poisel Introduction to Communication Electronic Warfare Systems, Artech House, 2008. (Original title)
        2. S.A.Vakin, L.N.Shustov, R.H.Dunwell, Fundamentals of Electronic Warfare,Artech House, 2001. (Original title)
        Number of hours per week during the semester/trimester/year
        Lectures Exercises OTC Study and Research Other classes
        Methods of teaching Lectures, practical work, project
        Knowledge score (maximum points 100)
        Pre obligations Points Final exam Points
        Activites during lectures Test paper
        Practical lessons Oral examination 30
        Projects 70