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Essentials of LTE and LTE-A

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Part of The Cambridge Wireless Essentials Series

  • Date Published: September 2011
  • availability: In stock
  • format: Hardback
  • isbn: 9780521768702

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  • This practical, one-stop guide will quickly bring you up to speed on LTE and LTE-Advanced. With everything you need to know about the theory and technology behind the standards, this is a must-have for engineers and managers in the wireless industry. • First book of its kind describing technologies and system performance of LTE-A • Covers the evolution of digital wireless technology, basics of LTE and LTE-A, design of downlink and uplink channels, multi-antenna techniques and heterogeneous networks • Analyzes performance benefits over competing technologies, including WiMAX and 802.16m • Reflects the latest LTE Release-10 standards • Includes numerous examples, including extensive system and link results • Unique approach is accessible to technical and non-technical readers alike

    • Explains the main technical and market aspects of LTE and LTE-A, and includes numerous examples and system and link results
    • First book of its kind covering LTE-Advanced technology
    • Provides a comprehensive performance comparison of LTE and WiMAX technologies
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    Product details

    • Date Published: September 2011
    • format: Hardback
    • isbn: 9780521768702
    • length: 264 pages
    • dimensions: 235 x 158 x 16 mm
    • weight: 0.55kg
    • contains: 68 b/w illus. 72 tables
    • availability: In stock
  • Table of Contents

    1. Genesis of wireless broadband technology (from 2G to 4.5G)
    2. LTE overview
    3. Downlink transmission and system performance
    4. Uplink transition and system performance
    5. MIMO
    6. LTE-advanced
    7. Comparison of broadband technologies
    8. Appendix.

  • Authors

    Amitabha Ghosh, Motorola Solutions
    Amitava Ghosh is a Fellow of the Technical Staff at Motorola, Inc., where he works in the area of current and future air-interface technologies for 802.16m, 3GPP LTE, LTE-Advanced, and other broadband technologies. Since joining Motorola, he has worked on eight different wireless technologies and is currently leading Motorola's efforts in defining 3GPP LTE and LTE-Advance physical layer standards from the concept phase to the adopted baseline.

    Rapeepat Ratasuk, Motorola Solutions
    Rapeepat Ratasuk is currently a Distinguished Member of the Technical Staff at Motorola, Inc. He has extensive experience in 3G/4G cellular system design and analysis (specifically LTE, HSPA, WiMAX, 1xEV-DV, and W-CDMA technologies), including algorithm development, performance analysis and validation, physical layer modelling and simulations.

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