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Course Introduction

History of Wireless

Wireless Communications Chapter 1. Overview
Husheng Li
Dept. of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science

Spring, 2008

Course Introduction History of Wireless Course Introduction 1 2 Chapter 1: Overview Chapter 2: Performance analysis tools: theory of detection and estimation basics of information theory 3 Chapter 3: Wireless channels: slow fading: pathloss and shadowing fast fading: Rayleigh and Ricean fading link budget .

Course Introduction History of Wireless Point-to-point Communications Chapter 4: Modulation and detection Modulation and demodulation Synchronization Diversity 2 1 Chapter 5: Channel coding Linear codes Convolutional codes Turbo codes and LDPC codes H-ARQ 3 Chapter 6: MIMO systems Transmit diversity: Alamouti scheme and space-time code Multiplexing: BLAST architecture SDMA Application in practical systems .

Course Introduction History of Wireless Multiuser Communications 1 Chapter 7: Multiple access CDMA OFDM CSMA Opportunistic communication 2 Chapter 8: Practical multiuser systems (3 classes) Cellular systems cdma2000 EV-DO WiMAX WiFi Cognitive radio .

Course Introduction History of Wireless Communication Networks 1 Chapter 9: Ad hoc networks Layer model MAC layer: interference avoidance and scheduling Cross layer design Cooperative networks Network coding .

Course Introduction History of Wireless Course Information 1 Course syllabus Homework: 30 points (4 problems per week) Midterm: 25 points (point-to-point communications) Final: 25 points (multiuser communications and networks) Projects: 20 points 2 Course target Learn fundamental and comprehensive knowledge of wireless communications Learn how to analyze system performance Get basic criterions about communication system design 3 4 Customer service: 9am-11am MWF.utk.edu/∼husheng/ECE642. Course website: http://www.ece.htm .

distance and fading mode Select modulation and coding schemes by yourself Evaluate your system performance by simulation.Course Introduction History of Wireless Projects Project1: Design and performance analysis of a point-to-point communication system Given transmit power. bandwidth. noise power. bandwidth. CDMA) by yourself Evaluate your system performance by simulation 3 Everyone uses 15 minutes to present her/his results. distance and fading mode Select multiaccess approach (TDMA. transmit power. compare with Shannon capacity 2 1 Project2: Design and performance analysis of a multiuser communication system Given number of users. noise power. .

Goldsmith. Proakis. but too deep for beginners) T. 4th edition. G. 2nd edition. 2005 (one of the best books in wireless communications. Viswanath. 2005 (very nice book. Digital Communications. S. Prentice Hall. Tse and P. Fundamentals of Wireless Communications. Wireless Communications. Cambridge University Press. but I will add some new stuffs) Reference books: D. Cambridge University Press. 2001 (a great book if you want to know more about practical systems) J. Wireless Communications: Principles and Practice . McGraw-Hill. Rappaport. 2001 (an encyclopedia in communications) .Course Introduction History of Wireless Textbook 1 2 Textbook: A.

] this is just an experiment that proves Maestro Maxwell was right . "Nothing. I guess. Comments of Hertz on wireless: "It’s of no use whatsoever[. Hertz replied." — Definitely. But they are there..Course Introduction History of Wireless Birth of Radio 1 2 In 1887.we just have these mysterious electromagnetic waves that we cannot see with the naked eye. Heinrich Hertz discovered electromagnetic wave. he is WRONG! 3 .." Asked about the ramifications of his discoveries.

It crossed the Bristol Channel from Lavernock Point to Flat Holm Island. Marconi sent the first wireless communication over water. The message reads "Are you ready?" 2 .Course Introduction History of Wireless Birth of Wireless Communications 1 On 13 May 1897. 14 kilometers away.

In 1960s and 1970s. matched filter based receiver) The first public mobile phone service was launched in 26 major American cities. mainly by Bell Lab guys. 2 3 4 .g. The technology of radio was greatly improved in World War II (e. AM mobile communication systems are set up for police in US.Course Introduction History of Wireless Development of Wireless Communication Systems 1 In 1934. the concept of cellular radiotelephony was proposed.

Course Introduction History of Wireless Big Picture of Communication Systems .

Course Introduction History of Wireless Digital Communication Stage: Cellular Systems .

Course Introduction History of Wireless Digital Communication Stage: Wireless Networks .

Course Introduction History of Wireless Typical Data Rate .

2. 3 .Course Introduction History of Wireless Some Facts About Cell Phone 1 2 2. 80% of the world population enjoy the coverage of mobile phone service. In several countries. this percentage will increase to 90% in 2010.7 billion in 2006.14 billion in 2005. there are more mobile phones than population. including UK.

Cordless phone. . Blue tooth. Digital wireless TV broadcast.Course Introduction History of Wireless Other Wireless Communication Systems 1 2 3 4 Satellite communications.

checking email) Multimedia (watching movie on cell phone.g.Course Introduction History of Wireless Services of Wireless Communications 1 2 3 Voice Data (e. web browsing. video conferencing) Wireless gaming 4 .

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