Wireless and Cellular Communications

Wireless and Cellular Communications

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The #1 book on wireless communications has been completely updated World recognized wireless authority William Lee delivers all new in-depth engineering coverage for data services, Wi-Fi, 3G, and much more, just in time for the rebounding wireless industry. Includes specifications for all major wireless systems, including cdmaOneshow more

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  • Hardback | 821 pages
  • 154.9 x 236.2 x 61mm | 1,270.07g
  • McGraw-Hill Education - Europe
  • MCGRAW-HILL Professional
  • New York, NY, United States
  • English
  • 3rd edition
  • 0071436863
  • 9780071436861
  • 1,338,910

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The wireless pioneer William C.Y. Lee, technology leader and author of the #1 book on wireless communications, has now completely updated his classic. This all-new, in-depth engineering guide for both voice and data services, Wi-Fi, 3G, WiMAX, and more, is essential reading for anyone working in this dynamic field. On-the-ground engineering coverage of B2G, 3G, B3G, 4G, and all other major systems Specifications for AMPS, GSM Family, iDEN, PHS, cdmaOne, WCDMA, HSDPA, CDMA2000, EV-DO, EV-DV, TD-SCDMA, Wi-Fi, WiMAX, etc. Antenna specifications for base stations and handsets Introduction of new technologies -- CS-OFDM, MIMO, LDPC, Turbo Code, CCK Code, RFID, etc. Engineering parameters for portable systems, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, UWB, ZigBee, IR, and more Intelligent Cells -- All IP, in-building systems, etc. Intelligent Networks -- All IP, ad hoc, mesh, sensor, etc. Switches -- Circuit, Packet, ATM, Soft, etc. INSIDE: INSIGHTFUL, IN-DEPTH ENGINEERING * Introduction to Wireless Communications * Introduction to Cellular Systems * Specification of Analog Cellular Systems * Specification of Digital Cellular Systems * Specification of Newly Mobile Systems * Specification of WLAN and WMAN Systems * Cell Coverage and Antennas * Cochannel Interference * Types of Noncochannel Interference * Frequency Management and Channel Assignment * Handoffs and Dropped Calls * Operational Technology and Techniques * Switching and Traffic * Data Links and Microwaves * System Evaluations * Intelligent Cell Concept * Intelligent and All-IP Networks * Mobile Communications-Related Topics * 4G Perspectivesshow more

About William C. Y. Lee

Dr. William C.Y. Lee is Chairman of LinkAir, Inc., and one of the original pioneers who developed wireless technology at Bell Labs. World-renowned for his development of commercial AMPS and CDMA technologies, Dr. Lee is a technologist, innovator, teacher, and writer. He is a distinguished Alumni of The Ohio State University, Life Fellow of IEEE, and California Council on Science and Technology Fellow. He is an Honorable Professor at three universities: Beijing University of Aeronautics and Aero Astronautics, Southwest JiaoTong University (Chengdu), and Taiwan National Chiao Tung University. He taught 3-day mobile communication courses internationally, sponsored by George Washington University (1982 to 1998), the first cellular and mobile communications courses offered to the industry. He is the author of the previous two editions of this book (then called Mobile and Cellular Telecommunications) as well as four other books.show more

Table of contents

Chapter 1. Trend of Mobile Wireless Chapter 2. Introduction to Cellular Systems Chapter 3. Specification of Analog Systems Chapter 4. Digital Cellular Systems (2G Systems) Chapter 5. B2G Systems Chapter 6. 3G Systems Chapter 7. B3G Systems Chapter 8. Cell Coverage and Antennas Chapter 9. Cochannel and Code-Channel Interference Reductions Chapter 10. Types of Non-cochannel Interference Chapter 11. Handoffs and Dropped calls Chapter 12. Operational Techniques and Technology Chapter 13. Switching and Traffic Chapter 14. Data Links and Microwaves Chapter 15. System Evaluations Chapter 16. Intelligent Cell Concept and Applications Chapter 17. Intelligent Network for Wireless Communications Chapter 18. Perspective Systems of 4G and Related Topics APPENDIX A APPENDIX B APPENDIX C APPENDIX D APPENDIX E ABBREVIATIONS AND ACRONYMS INDEXshow more

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