Evolution of wireless systems, various impairments in wireless channels.
Spreading: FHSS, DSSS, Spreading sequences
Understanding of FDMA-TDD/FDD, TDMA-FDD/TDD and CDMA-FDD/TDD Systems.
Wireless Data Networks
Data networks, IEEE 802.11 WLANS their design and operation, Random Access Methods.
WLLs: MMDS/LMDS, Wi-MAX
Cellular Fundamentals: Cellular systems, cellular operations, Handoffs & Cluster sizeRelationship between C/I and Cluster Size, Derivation of expressions to link the Re-Use ratio(D/R) to the Cluster Size (N) , Power control, cellular hierarchy, AMPS and AMPS architecture,Call establishment and control
Frequency planning & re-use, Radio Propagation effects, Adjecent Interference, Cell splitting
Tele traffic engineering
GSM: architecture, entities, channels, signal processing, handoff, call control, roaming, security
Overview of Cutting-edge Technologies:
3G and Beyond