Fundamentals of Communication Systems

ISBN-10: 0133354857

ISBN-13: 9780133354850

Edition: 2nd 2014

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Description: For a one/two-semester senior or first-year graduate level course in analog and digital communications. This text is also a suitable reference for electrical engineers for all basic relevant topics in digital communication system design. With an emphasis on digital communications, Communication Systems Engineering, introduces the basic principles underlying the analysis and design of communication systems. In addition, this text gives a solid introduction to analog communications and a review of important mathematical foundation topics.

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List price: $239.20
Edition: 2nd
Copyright year: 2014
Publisher: Pearson Education
Publication date: 6/27/2013
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 928
Size: 7.50" wide x 9.50" long x 1.50" tall
Weight: 3.190
Language: English

Historical Review
Elements of an Electrical Communication System
Digital Communication System
Early Work in Digital Communications
Communication Channels and Their Characteristics
Mathematical Models for Communication Channels
Summary and Further Reading
Signals And Linear Systems
Basic Concepts
Basic Operations on Signals
Classification of Signals
Some Important Signals and Their Properties
Classification of Systems
Analysis of LTI Systems in the Time Domain
Fourier Series
Fourier Series and Its Properties
Response of LTI Systems to Periodic Signals
Parseval's Relation
Fourier Transform
From Fourier Series to Fourier Transforms
Basic Properties of the Fourier Transform
Fourier Transform for Periodic Signals
Transmission over LTI Systems
Filter Design
Power and Energy
Energy-Type Signals
Power-Type Signals
Hilbert Transform and Its Properties
Lowpass and Bandpass Signals
Summary and Further Reading
Amplitude Modulation
Introduction to Modulation
Amplitude Modulation
Double-Sideband Suppressed-Carrier AM
Conventional Amplitude Modulation
Single-Sideband AM
Vestigial-Sideband AM
Implementation of Amplitude Modulators and Demodulators
Signal Multiplexing
Frequency-Division Multiplexing
Quadrature-Carrier Multiplexing
AM Radio Broadcasting
Summary and Further Reading
Derivation of the Expression for SSB-AM Signals
Angle Modulation
Representation of FM and PM Signals
Spectral Characteristics of Angle-Modulated Signals
Angle Modulation by a Sinusoidal Signal
Angle Modulation by an Arbitrary Message Signal
Implementation of Angle Modulators and Demodulators
FM Radio Broadcasting
Summary and Further Reading
Probability And Random Processes
Review of Probability and Random Variables
Sample Space, Events, and Probability
Conditional Probability
Random Variables
Functions of a Random Variable
Multiple Random Variables
Sums of Random Variables
Random Processes: Basic Concepts
Statistical Averages
Wide-Sense Stationary Processes
Multiple Random Processes
Random Processes and Linear Systems
Power Spectral Density of Stationary Processes
Power Spectral Density of a Sum Process
Gaussian and White Processes
Gaussian Processes
White Processes
Filtered Noise Processes
Summary and Further Reading
Effect Of Noise On Analog Communication Systems
Effect of Noise on Amplitude Modulation Systems
Effect of Noise on a Baseband System
Effect of Noise on DSB-SC AM
Effect of Noise on SSB AM
Effect of Noise on Conventional AM
Effect of Noise on Angle Modulation
Threshold Effect in Angle Modulation
Preemphasis and Deemphasis Filtering for FM
Comparison of Analog-Modulation Systems
Effects of Transmission Losses and Noise in Analog Communication Systems
Characterization of Thermal Noise Sources
Effective Noise Temperature and Noise Figure
Transmission Losses
Repeaters for Signal Transmission
Summary and Further Reading
Analog-To-Digital Conversion
Sampling of Signals and Signal Reconstruction from Samples
The Sampling Theorem
Scalar Quantization
Vector Quantization
Waveform Coding
Pulse Code Modulation
Differential Pulse Code Modulation
Delta Modulation
Analysis--Synthesis Techniques
Digital Audio Transmission and Digital Audio Recording
Digital Audio in Telephone Transmission Systems
Digital Audio Recording
The JPEG Image-Coding Standard
Summary and Further Reading
Digital Modulation Methods In An Additive White Gaussian Noise Channel
Geometric Representation of Signal Waveforms
Binary Modulation Schemes
Binary Antipodal Signaling
Binary Orthogonal Signaling
Optimum Receiver for Binary Modulated Signals in Additive White Gaussian Noise
Correlation-Type Demodulator
Matched-Filter-Type Demodulator
The Performance of the Optimum Detector for Binary Signals
M-ary Digital Modulation
The Optimum Receiver for M-ary Signals in AWGN
A Union Bound on the Probability of Error
M-ary Pulse Amplitude Modulation
Carrier-Modulated PAM for Bandpass Channels (M-ary ASK)
Demodulation and Detection of Amplitude-Modulated PAM Signals
Probability of Error for M-ary PAM
Phase-Shift Keying
Geometric Representation of PSK Signals
Demodulation and Detection of PSK Signals
Probability of Error for Phase-Coherent PSK Modulation
Differential Phase Encoding and Differential Phase Modulation and Demodulation
Probability of Error for DPSK
Quadrature Amplitude-Modulated Digital Signals
Geometric Representation of QAM Signals
Demodulation and Detection of QAM Signals
Probability of Error for QAM
Carrier-Phase Estimation
The Phase-Locked Loop
The Costas Loop
Carrier-Phase Estimation for PAM
Carrier-Phase Estimation for PSK
Carrier-Phase Estimation for QAM
Symbol Synchronization
Early--Late Gate Synchronizers
Minimum Mean Square Error Method
Maximum-Likelihood Method
Spectral-Line Method
Symbol Synchronization for Carrier-Modulated Signals
Regenerative Repeaters
Summary and Further Reading
Multidimensional Digital Modulation
M-ary Orthogonal Signals
Probability of Error for M-ary Orthogonal Signals
A Union Bound on the Error Probability of M-ary Orthogonal Signals
Biorthogonal Signals
Probability of Error for M-ary Biorthogonal Signals
Simplex Signals
Probability of Error for M-ary Simplex Signals
Binary-Coded Signals
Probability of Error for Binary-Coded Signals
Frequency-Shift Keying
Demodulation of M-ary FSK
Optimum Detector for Noncoherent Binary FSK
Probability of Error for Noncoherent Detection of M-ary FSK
Modulation Systems with Memory
Continuous-Phase FSK
Spectral Characteristics of CPFSK Signals
Comparison of Modulation Methods
Summary and Further Reading
Digital Transmission Through Bandlimited Awgn Channels
Characterization of Bandlimited Channels and Signal Distortion
Intersymbol Interference in Signal Transmission
Digital Transmission through Bandlimited Bandpass Channels
The Power Spectrum of Digitally Modulated Signals
Signal Design for Bandlimited Channels
Design of Bandlimited Signals for Zero ISI-The Nyquist Criterion
Design of Bandlimited Signals with Controlled ISI-Partial Response Signals
Detection of Partial-Response Signals
Symbol-by-Symbol Detection
Probability of Error for Symbol-by-Symbol Detection
Maximum-Likelihood Sequence Detection of Partial-Response Signals
Error Probability of the Maximum-Likelihood Sequence Detector
System Design in the Presence of Channel Distortion
Design of Transmitting and Receiving Filters for a Known Channel
Channel Equalization
Summary and Further Reading
Power Spectrum of Modulated Signals
The Power Spectrum of the Baseband Signal
The Power Spectrum of the Carrier Modulated Signals
Multicarrier Modulation And OFDM
Orthogonal Frequency-Division Multiplexing
Modulation and Demodulation in an OFDM System
An OFDM System Implemented via the FFT Algorithm
Spectral Characteristics of OFDM Signals
Peak-to-Average Power Ratio in OFDM Systems
Applications of OFDM
Digital Subscriber Lines
Wireless LANs
Digital Audio Broadcasting
Summary and Further Reading
An Introduction To Information Theory
Modeling Information Sources
Measure of Information
Joint and Conditional Entropy
Mutual Information
Differential Entropy
The Source Coding Theorem
Source Coding Algorithms
The Huffman Source Coding Algorithm
The Lempel--Ziv Source Coding Algorithm
Modeling of Communication Channels
Channel Capacity
Gaussian Channel Capacity
Bounds on Communication
Summary and Further Reading
Coding For Reliable Communications
The Promise of Coding
Linear Block Codes
Decoding and Performance of Linear Block Codes
Some Important Linear Block Codes
Error Detection versus Error Correction
Burst-Error-Correcting Codes
Convolutional Codes
Basic Properties of Convolutional Codes
Maximum Likelihood Decoding of Convolutional Codes-The Viterbi Algorithm
Other Decoding Algorithms for Convolutional Codes
Bounds on the Error Probability of Convolutional Codes
Good Codes Based on Combination of Simple Codes
Product Codes
Concatenated Codes
Turbo Codes and Iterative Decoding
MAP Decoding of Convolutional Codes-The BCJR Algorithm
Iterative Decoding for Turbo Codes
Performance of Turbo Codes
Low-Density Parity-Check Codes
Decoding LDPC Codes
Coding for Bandwidth-Constrained Channels
Combined Coding and Modulation
Trellis-Coded Modulation
Practical Applications of Coding
Coding for Deep-Space Communications
Coding for Telephone-Line Modems
Summay and Further Reading
Data Transmission In Fading Multipath Channels
Characterization of Physical Wireless Channels
Channel Models for Time-Variant Multipath Channels
Frequency Nonselective Fading Channel
Frequency Selective Fading Channel
Models for the Doppler Power Spectrum
Propagation Models for Mobile Radio Channels
Performance of BinaryModulation in Rayleigh Fading Channels
Probability of Error in Frequency Nonselective Channels
Performance Improvement through Signal Diversity
The RAKE Demodulator and Its Performance in Frequency Selective Channels
OFDM Signals in Frequency Selective Channels
Multiple Antenna Systems
Channel Models for Multiple Antenna Systems
Signal Transmission in a Slow Fading Frequency NonselectiveMIMO Channel
Detection of Data Symbols in a MIMO System
Error Rate Performance of the Detectors
Space--Time Codes for MIMO Systems
Link Budget Analysis for Radio Channels
Summary and Further Reading
Spread-Spectrum Communication Systems
Model of a Spread-Spectrum Digital Communication System
Direct Sequence Spread-Spectrum Systems
Effect of Despreading on a Narrowband Interference
Probability of Error at the Detector
Performance of Coded Spread-Spectrum Signals
Some Applications of DS Spread-Spectrum Signals
Low-Detectability Signal Transmission
Code Division Multiple Access
Communication over Channels with Multipath
Wireless LANs
Generation of PN Sequences
Frequency-Hopped Spread Spectrum
Slow Frequency-Hopping Systems and Partial-Band Interference
Fast Frequency Hopping
Applications of FH Spread Spectrum
Synchronization of Spread-Spectrum Systems
Acquisition Phase
Digital Cellular Communication Systems
The GSM System
CDMA System Based on IS-95
Third Generation Cellular Communication Systems and Beyond
Summary and Further Reading
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