Communications Receivers

Principles and Design

Author: Ulrich L. Rohde,Jerry C. Whitaker,T. T. Nelson Bucher

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Companies

ISBN: 9780070536081

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 669

View: 4788

For professional-level information, this classic work has long been considered the definitive guide to both theory and design of all types of communications receivers including shortwave, military, broadcast, and direction-finding. Now the new edition builds on the reputation of its best-selling predecessor. Completely revised throughout, it features the latest advances in cellular and digital systems ... basic discussions of selectivity and dynamic range ... specifics on design approaches, circuitry, and components ... details on the use of microprocessors and logic devices ... coverage of special modes such as pulse and data ... and more.

Communications Receivers: DPS, Software Radios, and Design, 3rd Edition

Author: Ulrich Rohde,Jerry Whitaker,Andrew Bateman

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 0071361219

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 656

View: 8081

The latest in DSP, cellular, and software radio design From reception basics to cutting-edge software radio design, Communications Receivers, Third Edition brings you a storehouse of task-simplifying and task-clarifying information, examples, and tips. Written by well-known experts Ulrich Rohde, Jerry Whitaker, and Andrew Bateman, this guide covers everything from front end systems to frequency generators and controllers. Topics are thoroughly illuminated for you with hundreds of illustrations, diagrams, and mathematical equations. You’ll learn the principles and practices involved in receivers and receiver systems, antennas and antenna coupling, amplifiers and gain control, mixers, frequency, oscillators, demodulation and demodulators, digital signal processing, and much more. Discover for yourself why this resource has been prized through two editions by professionals and hobbyists for its ready-to-use insights on the theory and design of all types of communications receivers -- including shortwave, military, broadcast, and direction-finding. This newly revised edition features: Advances in DSP, cellular, and software radio design Details on designing, operating, specifying, installing, and maintaining every kind of receiver in common use Specific design approaches, circuit examples, and component specs Help with microprocessors and logic devices Coverage of important pulse and data operating modes More than 250 illustrations and diagrams Handy reference material in tables, charts, and figures More!

Communications receivers

principles and design

Author: Ulrich L. Rohde,T. T. Nelson Bucher

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Companies


Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 583

View: 2332

For professional-level information, this classic work has long been considered the definitive guide to both theory and design of all types of communications receivers including shortwave, military, broadcast, and direction-finding. Now the new edition builds on the reputation of its best-selling predecessor. Completely revised throughout, it features the latest advances in cellular and digital systems ... basic discussions of selectivity and dynamic range ... specifics on design approaches, circuitry, and components ... details on the use of microprocessors and logic devices ... coverage of special modes such as pulse and data ... and more.

Digital Techniques for Wideband Receivers

Author: James B. Tsui

Publisher: SciTech Publishing

ISBN: 189112126X

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 588

View: 3860

This book is a current, comprehensive design guide for your digital processing work with today's complex receiver systems. This book brings you up-to-date with the latest information on wideband electronic warfare receivers, the ADC testing procedure, frequency channelization and decoding schemes, and the operation of monobit receivers.

Radio Receiver Design

Author: Kevin McClaning,Tom Vito

Publisher: Noble Pub

ISBN: 9781884932076

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 778

View: 9720

This reference presents a systematic discussion of the characteristics of receiver components and cascade performance with numerous examples. Written by engineers for engineers, this text focuses on useful and proven concepts that can be used daily by working engineers and offers the most comprehensive discussion of basic concepts, techniques, and design implications available today.

Understanding Telephone Electronics

Author: Joseph Carr,Steve Winder,Stephen Bigelow

Publisher: Elsevier

ISBN: 9780080520032

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 432

View: 4403

Throughout its history, Understanding Telephone Electronics has been, by far, one of the most popular books on telecommunication electronics in the trade, electronic distribution, and educational markets because of its very simple, direct approach to the technology. In keeping with the distinguished tradition of its predecessors, Understanding Telephone Electronics, Fourth Edition covers conventional telephone fundamentals, including both analog and modern digital communication techniques, and provides basic information on the functions of each telephone system component, how electronic circuits generate dial tones, and how the latest digital transmission techniques work. This new edition of Stephen Bigelow's well-known, widely used text on telephone electronics offers comprehensive coverage of the latest developments in fiber optic technology, the convergence of telecommunications, cable-TV and Internet services, and CTI (computer telephony integration). The authors have made extensive revisions in these and other essential areas, such as business systems, voice mail, phone networking, enhanced services, satellite communications, wireless paging systems, digital communications, and much more to ensure that topics covered are current with the most recent advances in technology. The original Understanding Telephone Electronics has been a "gold standard" reference and training staple for years. Likewise, Understanding Telephone Electronics, Fourth Edition will serve as an essential and invaluable resource for technicians, engineers, students at major universities and corporations, and anyone with an enthusiasm for telecommunication electronics. Provides comprehensive coverage of telephone system functions and the role of the Internet in telephony Updates encompass the trends and advances of the booming telecommunications field, with new chapters on fiber optic technology and the Internet

Principles of Electronic Communication Systems

Author: Louis Frenzel

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education

ISBN: 9780073373850

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 960

View: 2378

Principles of Electronic Communication Systems 4th edition provides the most up-to-date survey available for students taking a first course in electronic communications. Requiring only basic algebra and trigonometry, the new edition is notable for its readability, learning features and numerous full-color photos and illustrations. A systems approach is used to cover state-of-the-art communications technologies, to best reflect current industry practice. This edition contains greatly expanded and updated material on the Internet, cell phones, and wireless technologies. Practical skills like testing and troubleshooting are integrated throughout. A brand-new Laboratory & Activities Manual provides both hands-on experiments and a variety of other activities, reflecting the variety of skills now needed by technicians. A new Online Learning Center web site is available, with a wealth of learning resources for students.

Schaum's Outline of Electronic Devices and Circuits, Second Edition

Author: Jimmie Cathey

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 0071398309

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 304

View: 2353

This updated version of its internationally popular predecessor provides and introductory problem-solved text for understanding fundamental concepts of electronic devices, their design, and their circuitry. Providing an interface with Pspice, the most widely used program in electronics, new key features include a new chapter presenting the basics of switched mode power supplies, thirty-one new examples, and twenty-three PS solved problems.

Electronic Communication Systems

A Complete Course

Author: William L. Schweber

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780137800162

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 788

View: 3961

Appropriate for courses in Basic Electronic Communications or in-house seminars/workshops in professional settings, this book conveys the reality of todays communication systems by balancing traditional elements with the three more recent, radical developments that have had the most dramatic effects on the field - the widespread use of integrated circuits, microprocessors and software, digital techniques and signals. The Third Edition has been both updated and expanded to include coverage of the latest tools and techniques, systems and standards. *NEW - Adds coverage of the latest technologies and applications, like... *Wideband digital receivers. *Charge-coupled devices. *Digital video, set-top boxes, direct satellite broadcast, and MPEG- 2 compression and encoding. *The latest modem, Internet and World Wide Web technologies. *Spread-spectrum systems. *FireWire, Universal Serial Bus, IrDA, and home automation buses. FEATURES *Points to up-and-coming technologies and applications to prepare readers for the future. *Takes a circuitry plus systems viewpoint, discussing systems and their underlying circuitry (or equipment) with equal emphasis. *Examines both lower-level building blo

Practical Radio-frequency Handbook

Author: Ian Hickman

Publisher: N.A


Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 279

View: 5956

Originally published as Newnes practical RF handbook.

Introduction to Digital Mobile Communication

Author: Yoshihiko Akaiwa

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1119041120

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 648

View: 6134

Introduces digital mobile communications with an emphasis on digital transmission methods This book presents mathematical analyses of signals, mobile radio channels, and digital modulation methods. The new edition covers the evolution of wireless communications technologies and systems. The major new topics are OFDM (orthogonal frequency domain multiplexing), MIMO (multi-input multi-output) systems, frequency-domain equalization, the turbo codes, LDPC (low density parity check code), ACELP (algebraic code excited linear predictive) voice coding, dynamic scheduling for wireless packet data transmission and nonlinearity compensating digital pre-distorter amplifiers. The new systems using the above mentioned technologies include the second generation evolution systems, the third generation systems with their evolution systems, LTE and LTE-advanced systems, and advanced wireless local area network systems. The second edition of Digital Mobile Communication: Presents basic concepts and applications to a variety of mobile communication systems Discusses current applications of modern digital mobile communication systems Covers the evolution of wireless communications technologies and systems in conjunction with their background The second edition of Digital Mobile Communication is an important textbook for university students, researchers, and engineers involved in wireless communications.

Phase Locked Loops 6/e

Design, Simulation, and Applications

Author: Roland E. Best

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 007159521X

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 490

View: 9063

The Definitive Introduction to Phase-Locked Loops, Complete with Software for Designing Wireless Circuits! The Sixth Edition of Roland Best's classic Phase-Locked Loops has been updated to equip you with today's definitive introduction to PLL design, complete with powerful PLL design and simulation software written by the author. Filled with all the latest PLL advances, this celebrated sourcebook now includes new chapters on frequency synthesis...CAD for PLLs...mixed-signal PLLs...all-digital PLLs...and software PLLs_plus a new collection of sample communications applications. An essential tool for achieving cutting-edge PLL design, the Sixth Edition of Phase-Locked Loops features: A wealth of easy-to-use methods for designing phase-locked loops Over 200 detailed illustrations New to this edition: new chapters on frequency synthesis, including fractional-N PLL frequency synthesizers using sigma-delta modulators; CAD for PLLs, mixed-signal PLLs, all-digital PLLs, and software PLLs; new PLL communications applications, including an overview on digital modulation techniques Inside this Updated PLL Design Guide • Introduction to PLLs • Mixed-Signal PLL Components • Mixed-Signal PLL Analysis • PLL Performance in the Presence of Noise • Design Procedure for Mixed-Signal PLLs • Mixed-Signal PLL Applications • Higher Order Loops • CAD and Simulation of Mixed-Signal PLLs • All-Digital PLLs (ADPLLs) • CAD and Simulation of ADPLLs • The Software PLL (SPLL) • The PLL in Communications • State-of-the-Art Commercial PLL Integrated Circuits • Appendices: The Pull-In Process • The Laplace Transform • Digital Filter Basics • Measuring PLL Parameters

Principles of Communication Engineering

Author: John M. Wozencraft,Irwin Mark Jacobs

Publisher: Waveland PressInc

ISBN: 9780881335545

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 720

View: 1067

This book provides a cohesive introduction to much of the vast body of knowledge central to the problems of communication engineering.

Understanding GPS

Principles and Applications

Author: Elliott Kaplan,Christopher Hegarty

Publisher: Artech House

ISBN: 1580538959

Category: Electronic books

Page: 723

View: 2359

This thoroughly updated second edition of an Artech House bestseller brings together a team of leading experts who provide you with a current and comprehensive treatment of the Global Positioning System (GPS). The book covers all the latest advances in technology, applications, and systems. The second edition includes new chapters that explore the integration of GPS with vehicles and cellular telephones, new classes of satellite broadcast signals, the emerging GALILEO system, and new developments in the GPS marketplace. This single-source reference provides both a quick overview of GPS essentials and an in-depth treatment of advanced topics. The book guides you in developing new applications and shows you how to evaluate their performance. It explains all the differential GPS services available to let you decide which is best for particular applications. You learn how to build GPS receivers and integrate them into navigational and communications equipment. Moreover, this unique volume helps you determine how technology is affecting the marketplace and where best to invest your company's resources.

Wireless Receiver Design for Digital Communications, 2nd Edn

Author: Kevin McClaning

Publisher: IET

ISBN: 1891121804

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 758

View: 876

Practical lessons and approaches in radio receiver design for wireless communication systems are the hallmarks of Wireless Receiver Design for Digital Communications, 2nd Edition. Decades of experience “at the bench” are collected within and the book acts as a virtual replacement for a mentor who teaches basic concepts from a practical perspective and has the war stories that help their “apprentice” avoid the mistakes of the past.

Microwave Engineering, 4th Edition

Author: David M. Pozar

Publisher: Wiley Global Education

ISBN: 1118213637

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 752

View: 1240

The 4th edition of this classic text provides a thorough coverage of RF and microwave engineering concepts, starting from fundamental principles of electrical engineering, with applications to microwave circuits and devices of practical importance. Coverage includes microwave network analysis, impedance matching, directional couplers and hybrids, microwave filters, ferrite devices, noise, nonlinear effects, and the design of microwave oscillators, amplifiers, and mixers. Material on microwave and RF systems includes wireless communications, radar, radiometry, and radiation hazards. A large number of examples and end-of-chapter problems test the reader's understanding of the material. The 4th edition includes new and updated material on systems, noise, active devices and circuits, power waves, transients, RF CMOS circuits, and more.

CMOS VLSI Design : A circuits and systems perspective

Author: Neil H.E. Weste,David Harris

Publisher: Pearson Education India

ISBN: 933255904X


Page: 864

View: 8981

The fourth edition of the best-selling text details the modern techniques for the design of complex and high-performance CMOS systems on a chip. Covering the fundamentals of CMOS design from the digital systems level to the circuit level, this book explains the fundamental principles and is a guide to good design practices

Designing Clinical Research

Author: Stephen B. Hulley,Steven R. Cummings,Warren S. Browner,Deborah G. Grady,Thomas B. Newman

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

ISBN: 1469840545

Category: Medical

Page: 378

View: 3904

Designing Clinical Research sets the standard for providing a practical guide to planning, tabulating, formulating, and implementing clinical research, with an easy-to-read, uncomplicated presentation. This product incorporates current research methodology--including molecular and genetic clinical research--and offers an updated syllabus for conducting a clinical research workshop. Emphasis is on common sense as the main ingredient of good science. The book explains how to choose well-focused research questions and details the steps through all the elements of study design, data collection, quality assurance, and basic grant-writing.

Principles of Communications

Systems, Modulation, and Noise

Author: Rodger E. Ziemer,William H. Tranter

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 9780470398784

Category: Signal theory (Telecommunication)

Page: 736

View: 2204

In order to provide the latest information, the sixth edition presents a new chapter that explores the principles of digital data transmission without the complicating factor of performance in noise. It exposes readers to digital data transmission techniques earlier in the book so that they can appreciate the characteristics of digital communication systems before learning about probability and stochastic processes.

Wireless Communication

Theory and Applications

Author: N.A

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 1316628361


Page: N.A

View: 7297