Communication: GPS & Satellites

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BOOKS INCLUDED

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Antenna Theory and Design, 3rd Edition
Including modern material to make the text exciting and relevant to practicing engineers, this book takes a pedagogical approach with a emphasis on computational methods to cover antennas from three perspectives: antenna fundamentals, antenna techniques, and the design of popular antennas.
Book Duration 17h 20m Book Authors By Gary A. Thiele, Warren L. Stutzman

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Fundamentals of Massive MIMO
Written by pioneers of the concept, this complete resource will guide readers through key topics in multi-cell systems such as propagation modeling, multiplexing and de-multiplexing, channel estimation, power control, and performance evaluation.
Book Duration 2h 39m Book Authors By Erik G. Larsson, Hien Quoc Ngo, Hong Yang, Thomas L. Marzetta

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Essentials of Error-Control Coding
With comprehensive and up-to-date coverage of the most useful codes and their decoding algorithms, this practical text explores the detection and correction of errors in digital information.
Book Duration 8h 38m Book Authors By Jorge Castiñeira Moreira, Patrick Guy Farrell

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Digital Communications
Through the use of figures, tables, examples and problem sets, this resource provides a simple and thorough access to a wide range of topics and is an essential reference for all students and practitioners in the electrical engineering field.
Book Duration 16h 19m Book Authors By Mehmet Şafak

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Modeling of Digital Communication Systems Using Simulink
Covering both the use of SIMULINK in digital communications and the complex aspects of wireless communication systems, this comprehensive reference is a great resource for both practicing engineers and students with MATLAB experience.
Book Duration 2h 52m Book Authors By Allen Levesque, Arthur Giordano

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Antenna Engineering Handbook, Fourth Edition
Packed with 1,500 illustrations, this trusted guide covers classic antenna types plus many new types and designs used in communications systems, satellites, radars, and emerging applications from WLAN to automotive systems to biomedical to smart antennas.
Book Duration 40h 12m Book Authors By John L. Volakis (ed)

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Transceiver and System Design for Digital Communications 4th Edition
Presenting a professional reference on transceiver design - the device that both sends and receives signals, this guide provides more of the latest technologies that are vital to wireless communications with the addition of cognition and commercial wireless systems.
Book Duration 6h 42m Book Authors By Scott R. Bullock

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Physical Principles of Wireless Communications, Second Edition
Illustrating the relationship between scientific discoveries and their application to the invention and engineering of wireless communication systems, this text describes sources of electromagnetic noise, operation of antennas and antenna arrays, propagation losses, and satellite operation.
Book Duration 3h 36m Book Authors By Victor L. Granatstein

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Foundations of Antenna Engineering: A Unified Approach for Line-of-Sight and Multipath
Representing a rethinking of the way basic antenna theory is presented, this comprehensive book contains a holistic treatment of antennas both for traditional antennas mounted on masts and for small antennas used on modern wireless devices.
Book Duration 8h 1m Book Authors By Kildal Per-Simon

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Channels, Propagation and Antennas for Mobile Communications
This exceptional text introduces the reader to the theory and basis of antennas and propagation in the rapidly developing field of mobile communications. Topics covered include basic multipath mechanisms and propagation, propagation modeling, and more.
Book Duration 11h 52m Book Authors By Jorgen Bach Andersen, Rodney Vaughan

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Digital Communication Systems Engineering with Software-Defined Radio
For a senior-level undergraduate course on digital communications, this unique resource provides you with a practical approach to quickly learning the software-defined radio concepts you need to know for your work in the field.
Book Duration 4h 40m Book Authors By Alexander M. Wyglinski, Di Pu

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Handbook of Reflector Antennas and Feed Systems, Volume I: Theory and Design of Reflectors
Presenting a must-read reference for both practicing engineers as well as academic researchers, this resource provides a truly comprehensive and up-to-date book on modern reflector antennas and feed sources for diversified space and ground applications.
Book Duration 4h 44m Book Authors By Lotfollah Shafai, Satish K. Sharma, Sudhakar Rao

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Channel Codes: Classical and Modern
Describing the core theory as well as decoding algorithms, implementation details, and performance analyses, this book presents the latest information on modern channel codes, including turbo and low-density parity-check (LDPC) codes.
Book Duration 16h 23m Book Authors By Shu Lin, William E. Ryan

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ESD Testing: From Components to Systems
Covering the trends and directions of ESD testing discipline, this book updates the reader in the new tests, test models, and techniques in the characterization of semiconductor components for ESD, EOS, and latchup.
Book Duration 4h 16m Book Authors By Steven H. Voldman

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Printed Circuit Board Design Techniques for EMC Compliance: A Handbook for Designers, Second Edition
A guide for engineers who want to reduce unwanted electromagnetic fields and radio frequency interference on their circuit boards.
Book Duration 6h 26m Book Authors By Mark I. Montrose

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Foundations of Electromagnetic Compatibility with Practical Applications
Intended as a reference and a refresher for both the practicing professionals and the new EMC engineers entering the field, this book focuses on the fundamentals of mathematics, electric circuits, and electromagnetics specifically needed for the study of EMC.
Book Duration 4h 19m Book Authors By Bogdan Adamczyk

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Electromagnetic Compatibility Engineering
Complemented with over 250 problems with answers, this book reflects the most recent developments in the field of electromagnetic compatibility (EMC) and noise reduction and their practical applications to the design of analog and digital circuits.
Book Duration 13h 25m Book Authors By Henry W. Ott

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EMI Troubleshooting Cookbook for Product Designers
A one-stop guide that will help engineers and technicians who have products which fail to meet EMI/EMC regulatory standards, this book provides recipes of simple, easily implemented, and inexpensive troubleshooting tools or aids that can be built by the engineer or the technician.
Book Duration 3h 34m Book Authors By Kenneth Wyatt, Patrick G. André

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Advances in FDTD Computational Electrodynamics: Photonics and Nanotechnology
Aimed at academic and industrial researchers working in all areas of photonics and nanotechnology, this book reviews the current state-of-the-art in formulating and implementing computational models of optical interactions with nanoscale material structures.
Book Duration 13h 33m Book Authors By Allen Taflove, Ardavan Oskooi, Steven G. Johnson (eds)

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Electromagnetic Metamaterials: Transmission Line Theory and Microwave Applications: The Engineering Approach
Based on composite right/left-handed transmission line metamaterials, this book presents an original generalized transmission line approach associated with non-resonant structures that exhibit larger bandwidths, lower loss, and higher design flexibility.
Book Duration 6h 46m Book Authors By Christophe Caloz, Tatsuo Itoh

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Radome Electromagnetic Theory and Design
Written for research and industrial professional engineers, this book explores the theoretical tools and methods required to design radomes that are fully transparent to the electromagnetic energy transmitted or received by the enclosed antenna.
Book Duration 3h 7m Book Authors By Reuven Shavit

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Microwave and RF Wireless Systems
Going beyond theory, this book provides a practical introduction to designing hardware for a wide variety of wireless systems.
Book Duration 9h 58m Book Authors By David M. Pozar

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Radio Frequency System Architecture and Design
Including extensive, up-to-date application examples, this resource describes practical aspects of radio frequency communications systems design, bridging the gap between system-level design considerations and circuit-level design specifications.
Book Duration 4h 59m Book Authors By Calvin Plett, Ian Marsland, John W. M. Rogers

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RF Power Amplifiers, Second Edition
Reflecting the latest challenges associated with power transmitters used in communications systems, this in-depth book provides a rigorous treatment of many concepts, and includes a unique combination of class-tested analysis and industry-proven design techniques.
Book Duration 7h 38m Book Authors By Marian K. Kazimierczuk

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RFID: A Guide to Radio Frequency Identification
Providing an introduction for business leaders, supply chain improvement advocates, and technologists, this guide is a one-stop resource for current information on commercial and government applications of RFID technology.
Book Duration 4h 4m Book Authors By Albert Puglia, Mike Puglia, V. Daniel Hunt

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Wireless Communication Circuits and Systems
This new book examines integrated circuits, systems and transceivers for wireless and mobile communications. It covers recent developments in key RF, IF, analogue, mixed-signal components and single-chip transceivers in CMOS technology systematically.
Book Duration 5h 2m Book Authors By Yichuang Sun

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Microwave Engineering, Fourth Edition
Complete with practical applications and clear design procedures, this book, based on fundamental principles of electrical engineering, shows that microwave circuits and devices can be explained through the use of circuit theory, Maxwell’s equations, and related concepts.
Book Duration 12h 29m Book Authors By David M. Pozar

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The Art and Science of Ultrawideband Antennas, Second Edition
Including numerous new problem sets and worked examples, this comprehensive treatment of ultrawideband (UWB) antennas and time-domain microwave engineering serves as an invaluable practical reference for anyone involved in antenna and RF design work.
Book Duration 8h 28m Book Authors By Hans G. Schantz

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Radar RF Circuit Design
With an emphasis on current and emerging technologies, this authoritative new resource presents practical techniques for optimizing RF and microwave circuits for applications in radar systems design.
Book Duration 3h 40m Book Authors By J. R. Guerci, Nickolas Kingsley

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Fundamentals of RF and Microwave Transistor Amplifiers
With an emphasis on theory, design, and everyday applications, this book provides state-of-the-art coverage of RF and microwave transistor amplifiers, including low-noise, narrowband, broadband, linear, high-power, high-efficiency, and high-voltage.
Book Duration 11h 9m Book Authors By Inder J. Bahl

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Modern RF and Microwave Measurement Techniques
A comprehensive, hands-on review of the most up-to-date techniques in RF and microwave measurement, this book provides practical advice, microwave circuit theory and metrology, and an in-depth analysis of advanced modern instrumentation, methods and systems.
Book Duration 7h 52m Book Authors By Andrea Ferrero, Andrea Ferrero (eds), Valeria Teppati

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Microstrip Lines and Slotline, Third Edition
Providing an up-to-date body of knowledge on this topic, this book is primarily intended for microwave design engineers and R&D specialists who need to employ planar transmission lines in designing distributed circuits and antenna systems for a wide range of wireless applications.
Book Duration 8h 41m Book Authors By Inder Bahl, Maurizio Bozzi, Ramesh Garg

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Practical MMIC Design
Filled with real-world design techniques and rules of thumb, this practical resource offers professionals a unique look into the day-to-day practices of MMIC production and the economics associated with it.
Book Duration 5h 6m Book Authors By Steve Marsh

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Nonlinear Circuit Simulation and Modeling: Fundamentals for Microwave Design
Balancing theoretical background with practical tools and applications, this tutorial guide will help you to discover the nonlinear methods and tools needed to design real-world microwave circuits.
Book Duration 5h 57m Book Authors By David E. Root, Jianjun Xu, José Carlos Pedro, Luís Cótimos Nunes

BOOKS INCLUDED

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Introduction to GPS: The Global Positioning System, Second Edition
Offering an up-to-date, easy-to-understand treatment of this tremendously important technology, this one-of-a-kind resource provides the knowledge you need for your work, without bogging you down with advanced mathematics.
Book Duration 3h 16m Book Authors By Ahmed El-Rabbany

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Mobile Satellite Communications Handbook, Second Edition
Providing updated information on historic, current, and planned commercial and military satellite systems, this book introduces satellite communications and goes on to provide an overview of the technologies involved in mobile satellite communications, providing basic introductions to RF Issues, power Issues, link issues and system issues.
Book Duration 5h 6m Book Authors By Roger Cochetti

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Principles of GNSS, Inertial, and Multisensor Integrated Navigation Systems, Second Edition
Providing solutions to common integration problems, this book offers you a current and comprehensive understanding of satellite navigation, inertial navigation, terrestrial radio navigation, dead reckoning, and environmental feature matching.
Book Duration 13h 48m Book Authors By Paul D. Groves

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Satellite Communications Systems, 3rd Edition
An updated and revised reference which explains the design and planning of systems, as well as some history and background on the subject.
Book Duration 12h 17m Book Authors By B.G. Evans (ed)

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Understanding GPS: Principles and Applications, Second Edition
Providing readers with a complete systems engineering treatment of GPS, this single-source reference provides a quick overview of GPS essentials, an in-depth examination of advanced technical topics, and a review of emerging trends in the GPS industry.
Book Duration 15h 23m Book Authors By Christopher J. Hegarty (eds), Elliott D. Kaplan

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Wireless Positioning Technologies and Applications
Using real-life examples together with 161 diagrams to help bring all options into sharp focus, this comprehensive book puts full details on all short-range wireless-positioning methods at your command for instant access and use.
Book Duration 6h 3m Book Authors By Alan Bensky

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Satellite Technology: Principles and Applications, Third Edition
Filled with diagrams and illustrations, this concise resource provides a single-source reference on satellite technology and its applications, from remote sensing and military uses, to navigational and scientific applications.
Book Duration 14h 52m Book Authors By Anil K. Maini, Varsha Agrawal

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Introduction to Satellite Communication, Third Edition
Examining critical success factors and how to avoid the pitfalls, this book covers all the fundamentals of satellites, ground control systems, and earth stations, considering the design and operation of each major segment.
Book Duration 9h 10m Book Authors By Bruce R. Elbert

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The Satellite Communication Ground Segment and Earth Station Handbook, Second Edition
Authored by a leading authority in the field, this practical book provides engineers and managers with the knowledge they need to devise their own approach to implementing and managing earth stations and the overall ground segment.
Book Duration 7h 29m Book Authors By Bruce Elbert

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Analysis of Radome Enclosed Antennas, Second Edition
Supported by more than 130 illustrations and 250 equations, this text provides a current, comprehensive overview of the design and analysis of radomes - the structural, weatherproof enclosures that protect microwave and radar antenna from ice, freezing rain, wind, and debris.
Book Duration 3h 11m Book Authors By Dennis J. Kozakoff

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GNSS Applications and Methods
Emphasizing applications development, this unique and timely resource offers a highly practical overview of GNSS (global navigation satellite systems), including GPS, and provides professionals with detailed examples of various GNSS applications.
Book Duration 9h 56m Book Authors By Demoz Gebre-Egziabher (eds), Scott Gleason

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Satellite Communications Systems: Systems, Techniques and Technology, Fifth Edition
By offering a detailed and practical overview, this comprehensive volume continues to be an authoritative text for advanced students, engineers and designers throughout the field of satellite communications and engineering.
Book Duration 14h 23m Book Authors By Gerard Maral, Michel Bousquet

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GPS Quick Course
Explaining how satellite position location technology and the GPS system has evolved, this book shows you the functional parts of GPS systems and how they work together to provide position measurements that are accurate to within centimeters.
Book Duration 53m Book Authors By Ben Levitan, Lawrence Harte

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Global Navigation Satellite Systems, Inertial Navigation, and Integration, Third Edition
Authored by recognized authorities in the field, this landmark book provides engineers, computer scientists, and others with a working familiarity of the theory and contemporary applications of Global Navigation Satellite Systems (GNSS), Inertial Navigational Systems, and Kalman filters.
Book Duration 8h 57m Book Authors By Angus P. Andrews, Chris G. Bartone, Mohinder S. Grewal

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Understanding GPS/GNSS: Principles and Applications, Third Edition
Providing a comprehensive treatment of the Global Navigation Satellite System (GNSS), this reference offers both a quick overview of GNSS essentials and an in-depth treatment of advanced topics exploring all the latest advances in technology, applications, and systems.
Book Duration 20h 9m Book Authors By Christopher J. Hegarty, Elliott D. Kaplan

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Inside Bluetooth Low Energy, Second Edition
Packed with examples and practical scenarios, this cutting-edge book presents an easy-to-understand, broad-based explanation of Bluetooth LE, its building blocks and how they all come together.
Book Duration 6h 34m Book Authors By Naresh Gupta

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LTE Signaling: Troubleshooting and Optimization
Describing the protocols and procedures of LTE, this comprehensive reference explains essential topics from basic performance measurement counters, radio quality and user plane quality to the standards, architecture, objectives and functions of the different interfaces.
Book Duration 5h 28m Book Authors By Karsten Gaenger, Ralf Kreher

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Introduction to 4G Mobile Communications
Concentrating on 4G systems, also known as LTE-Advanced, this resource provides telecommunications engineers and students with a history of these systems, along with an overview of a mobile telecommunications system.
Book Duration 4h 32m Book Authors By Juha Korhonen

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LTE for UMTS: OFDMA and SC-FDMA Based Radio Access
Written by experts actively involved in the 3GPP standards and product development, this book offers a complete and up-to-date overview of Long Term Evolution (LTE) in a systematic and clear manner.
Book Duration 8h 40m Book Authors By Antti Toskala (eds), Harri Holma

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Digital Video and HD: Algorithms and Interfaces, Second Edition
With the help of hundreds of high quality technical illustrations, this one-stop guide covers emergent compression systems, including H.264 and VP8/WebM, and augments detailed information on JPEG, DVC, and MPEG-2 systems.
Book Duration 12h 43m Book Authors By Charles Poynton

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LTE: The UMTS Long Term Evolution: From Theory to Practice, Second Edition
With contributions from key experts representing over 20 companies actively participating in the development of LTE, this book highlights practical implications, illustrates the expected performance, and draws comparisons with the well-known WCDMA/HSPA standards.
Book Duration 14h 21m Book Authors By Issam Toufik, Matthew Baker (eds), Stefania Sesia

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Network Routing: Fundamentals, Applications and Emerging Technologies
A single point of reference for both advanced undergraduate and graduate students studying network routing, this thorough resource covers both the fundamental and more moderately advanced concepts of routing in traditional data networks.
Book Duration 8h 54m Book Authors By Sudip Misra, Sumit Goswami

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SS7 Basics, Second Edition
This guidebook provides an overview of SS7 technologies, how they are structured, and why they are important.
Book Duration 2h 43m Book Authors By Lawrence Harte, Richard Dreher, Toni Beninger

Book

Wireless Communication Circuits and Systems
This new book examines integrated circuits, systems and transceivers for wireless and mobile communications. It covers recent developments in key RF, IF, analogue, mixed-signal components and single-chip transceivers in CMOS technology systematically.
Book Duration 5h 2m Book Authors By Yichuang Sun

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Essentials of LTE and LTE-A
Containing everything you need to know about the theory and technology behind the standards - as well as numerous examples, and extensive system and link results, this practical, one-stop guide will quickly bring you up to speed on LTE and LTE-Advanced.
Book Duration 3h 52m Book Authors By Amitabha Ghosh, Rapeepat Ratasuk

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Signal Processing for 5G: Algorithms and Implementations
A must-read for all things 5G, this comprehensive, invaluable guide covers everything from network architecture, physical-layer (down-link and up-link), protocols and air interface, to cell acquisition, scheduling and rate adaption, access procedures and relaying to spectrum allocations
Book Duration 11h 38m Book Authors By Charlie (Jianzhong) Zhang (eds), Fa-Long Luo

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mmWave Massive MIMO: A Paradigm for 5G
Including contributions from leading experts in the field, this ideal reference identifies new networking scenarios, along with fundamental design requirements for mmWave Massive MIMO networks from an architectural and practical perspective.
Book Duration 6h 4m Book Authors By Jonathan Rodriguez, Linglong Dai, Shahid Mumtaz

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Introduction to 3G Mobile Communications
This bestseller provides you with an up-to-date introduction to third generation (3G) mobile communication system principles, concepts, and applications. The book clearly presents the basics of UMTS systems in one comprehensive volume.
Book Duration 8h 3m Book Authors By Juha Korhonen

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Third-Generation and Wideband HF Radio Communications
Featuring more than 150 illustrations, this groundbreaking resource presents the powerful new capabilities and technical details of 3G and wideband high frequency waveforms to help you understand and use the ionospheric channel for video and high-speed data transmission.
Book Duration 4h 28m Book Authors By Eric E. Johnson, Eric Koski, John Nieto, Mark Jorgenson, William N. Furman

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The ABCs of Fiber Optic Communication
Including the latest technological advancements and industry applications, this unique practical book provides the conceptual framework and troubleshooting tactics related to the manufacturing, selection, and installation of modern photonic networks.
Book Duration 4h 6m Book Authors By Sudhir Warier

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