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Om sakthi ADHIPARASAKTHI ENGINEERING COLLEGE MELMARUVATHUR DEPARTMENT OF ELECTRONICS AND COMMUNICATION ENGINEERING PERIODICAL TEST II Sub: EC2045 SATELLITE

COMMUNICATION duration: 2 HRS Time

Class: IV ECEA &B.


PART-A Answer all the questions 1. What is the purpose of spinning satellite stabilization 2. What is input back off 3. Write short notes on station keeping 4. Define diplexer 5. What is polarization interleaving

Max. Marks: 50.

7X2=14

6. Write the link power budget equation


7. What is feeder loss

PART-B (3X12=36)

1. With a neat, explain the various modules of Attitude and orbit control subsystem 2. Write short notes on (i)TVRO (ii)MATV (iii)CATV 3. Explain in detail about the system noise

Om sakthi ADHIPARASAKTHI ENGINEERING COLLEGE MELMARUVATHUR DEPARTMENT OF ELECTRONICS AND COMMUNICATION ENGINEERING PERIODICAL TEST I Sub: EC2045 SATELLITE COMMUNICATION duration : 2 HRS Time

Class: IV ECEA &B.


PART-A Answer all the questions

Max. Marks: 50.

7X2=14

1. What is output back off? 2. What is the purpose using horizon detector? 3. A satellite downlink at 12 GHz operates with a transmit power of 6W and an antenna gain of 48.2dB.Calculate the EIRP in dBW.

4. What is meant by momentum wheel stabilization? 5. What is a thin route service?


6. What is TWTA?

7. What is meant by antenna misalignment loss


PART-B (3X12=36)

1. With a neat diagram explain the various modules of transponder. Explain transmit-receive earth station
4. 10. Explain the various transmission losses and derive link

power budget equation

Om sakthi ADHIPARASAKTHI ENGINEERING COLLEGE MELMARUVATHUR DEPARTMENT OF ELECTRONICS AND COMMUNICATION ENGINEERING PERIODICAL TEST I Sub: EC2045 SATELLITE COMMUNICATION duration : 2 HRS Time

Class: IV ECEA &B.


PART-A Answer all the questions 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. What What What What What What is is is is is is meant by RPY axes for geostationary orbit meant by payload? meant by bus systems passive attitude control? active attitude control? meant by intermodulation distortion?

Max. Marks: 50.

7X2=14

7. What is meant by frequency reuse?

PART-B 5.

(3X12=36)

8. Write short notes on TT& C subsystem and thermal control.

6. 9. Write the analytical expression for uplink and downlink CNR.

7. Explain the operation of wideband receiver and power amplifier of the transponder

Course Code Course Name Prerequisites Category No. of Credit

EC 2045 SATELLITE COMMUNICATION -----------------PROFESSIONAL CORE 4

Course Objectives
Course Objective No 1 Course Objectives

To study the overview of satellite system in relation to other terrestrial system.and to study of satellite orbits and launching
Program outcomes
An ability to design a system, component, or process to meet desired needs within realistic constraints such as economic, environmental, social, political, ethical, health and safety, manufacturability, and sustainability The broad education necessary to understand the impact of engineering solutions in a global, economic, environmental, and societal context, A knowledge of contemporary issues Ref. to IO 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 Reference to (PO) c,h,j c,h,j c,h,j c,h,j c,h,j c,h,j c,h,j c,h,j c,h,j c,h,j Max Marks allotted 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 12 12 12 Marks Obtained Outcome achieved Yes/No Yes/No Yes/No Yes/No Yes/No Yes/No Yes/No Yes/No Yes/No Yes/No

Programme Outcomes
Program outcomes No
C H J Question No. PART A 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 PART B 8 9 10

Total Marks

50

Course Code Course Name Prerequisites Category No. of Credit

EC 2045 SATELLIET COMMUNICATION -----------------PROFESSIONAL CORE 4

Course Objectives
Course Objective No 1 Course Objectives

To study the overview of satellite system in relation to other terrestrial system.and to study of satellite orbits and launching
Program outcomes
An ability to design a system, component, or process to meet desired needs within realistic constraints such as economic, environmental, social, political, ethical, health and safety, manufacturability, and sustainability The broad education necessary to understand the impact of engineering solutions in a global, economic, environmental, and societal context, A knowledge of contemporary issues Ref. to IO 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 Reference to (PO) c,h,j c,h,j c,h,j c,h,j c,h,j c,h,j c,h,j c,h,j c,h,j c,h,j Max Marks allotted 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 12 12 12 Marks Obtained Outcome achieved Yes/No Yes/No Yes/No Yes/No Yes/No Yes/No Yes/No Yes/No Yes/No Yes/No

Programme Outcomes
Program outcomes No
C H J Question No. PART A 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 PART B 8 9 10

Total Marks

50

Course Code Course Name Prerequisites Category No. of Credit

EC 2045 SATELLIET COMMUNICATION -----------------PROFESSIONAL CORE 4

Course Objectives
Course Objective No 1 Course Objectives

To study the overview of satellite system in relation to other terrestrial system.and to study of satellite orbits and launching
Program outcomes
An ability to design a system, component, or process to meet desired needs within realistic constraints such as economic, environmental, social, political, ethical, health and safety, manufacturability, and sustainability The broad education necessary to understand the impact of engineering solutions in a global, economic, environmental, and societal context, A knowledge of contemporary issues Ref. to IO 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 Reference to (PO) c,h,j c,h,j c,h,j c,h,j c,h,j c,h,j c,h,j c,h,j c,h,j c,h,j Max Marks allotted 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 12 12 12 Marks Obtained Outcome achieved Yes/No Yes/No Yes/No Yes/No Yes/No Yes/No Yes/No Yes/No Yes/No Yes/No

Programme Outcomes
Program outcomes No
C H J Question No. PART A 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 PART B 8 9 10

Total Marks

50

Question Bank

1. .What are the features offered by communication by means of satellite 2. Define polar orbiting satellite 3. Define inclination 4. .define Apogee and perigee 5. What are the various orbital parameters 6. Define line of apsides 7. Define line of nodes 8. Define argument of perigee 9. What are the conditions required for an orbit to be geostationary 10.10.What is Sun transit outage 11.11prograde orbit&retrograde orbit 12.Define earth eclipse of a satellite 13.Newtons law 14.Mean anomaly 15.True anamoly 16.Mention the different services of satellite system. 17.ascxending node and descending node 18.right ascension of ascending node. 19.Define limits of visibility 20..What is the frequency range for C,Ku bands. 21.What is hofmann transfer orbit. Part B 22.State and explain the keplers laws of planetary motion 23.Expalijn in detail about orbital perturbation 24.Explain the procedure to calculate azimuth and elevation angles for ground station antenna 25.Write short notes on i) Earth eclipse of a satellite ii) Limits of visibility 26.Write short notes on I) Subsatellite point ii) Launching of orbits 27.Write short notes on i) the effect of a non spherical earth ii) Atmospheric drag 28.What are look angles? Explain how look angles are determined using subsatellite points? Derive the necessary expressions for look angles?

29. A geostationary satellite is located at 90W. Calculate the range(d),


azimuth(Az) and elevation(El) angle for an earth-station antenna at latitude 35N and longitude 100W. 30.A satellite is orbiting in the equatorial plane with a period from perigee to perigee of 12 h. Given that the eccentricity is 0.002, calculate the semimajor axis. The earths equatorial radius is 6378.1414 km. 31.Determine the limits of visibility for an earth station situated at 32. mean sea level, at latitude 48.42 north, and longitude 89.26 degrees west. Assume a minimum angle of elevation of 5