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Modern Communications

A Systematic Introduction

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Authors

Daniel W. Bliss, Arizona State University

Description

Designed for a single-semester course, this concise and approachable text covers all of the essential concepts needed to understand modern communications systems. Balancing theory with practical implementation, it presents key ideas as a chain of functions for a transmitter and receiver, covering topics such as amplification, up- and down-conversion, modulation, dispersive channel compensation, error-correcting codes, acquisition, multiple-antenna and multiple-input multiple-output antenna techniques, and higher level communications functions. Analog modulations are also presented, and all of the basic and advanced mathematics,…

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Key features

  • Concise and approachable, covering the essential topics needed for a single semester class, such as systems concepts, basic theory, algorithms, hardware concepts, waveform design
  • Organized on the basis of functional transmitter-receiver chains so that students build their understanding in a practically useful, system-based order
  • Supported online with PowerPoint slides, a solutions manual, and additional MATLAB-based simulation problems

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