Subject description - AE2M17PDS

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AE2M17PDS Terrestrial and Satellite Radio Links Extent of teaching:2+2c
Guarantors:  Roles:PO,V Language of
teaching:
EN
Teachers:  Completion:Z,ZK
Responsible Department:13117 Credits:6 Semester:Z

Anotation:

The goal of the course is to teach the student to design basic types of wireless links from the antennas and propagation point of view, including interference analyses for both fixed links and radio networks and frequency coordination. The design principles are primarily based on international ITU-R recommendations. In addition, the attention is given to prospective wireless systems as well, e.g., intelligent antenna systems.

Study targets:

The goal of the course is to teach the student to design basic types of wireless links from the antennas and propagation point of view, including interference analyses for both fixed links and radio networks and frequency coordination.

Course outlines:

1. Basic concepts, ITU-R recommendations
2. Design of line-of-sight microwave links
3. Fixed satellite link design
4. LF/MF link design
5. HF link design
6. Troposcatter links
7. Coverage planning for mobile terrestrial systems
8. Coverage planning for satellite systems
9. Interference analysis for line-of-sight links
10. Interference analysis in cellular networks
11. Software tools for planning of wireless links and systems
12. Measurement methods for RF planning
13. Adaptive antennas and prospective antenna structures
14. Prospective wireless communication services

Exercises outline:

1. Introduction, basic concepts
2. Calculations of basic propagation parameters
3. RF planning tools, usage of ITU-R recommendations
4. Design of an empirical model - project I.
5. Indoor coverage measurement - experiment
6. Measurement data processing, calibration of the empirical model
7. HF link design for a distance over 4000 km - project II.
8. Ionosphere, ionograms
9. Sky wave propagation
10. HF links
11. Interference analysis for terrestrial links - project III.
12. Propagation of interfering signals in the troposphere
13. Interference calculation according to ITU-R recommendations
14. Presentations of projects results

Literature:

[1] Freeman, R.L., Radio System Design for Telecommunications, 3rd Edition, Wiley, 2007.
[2] Barclay L.W., Propagation of Radiowaves, 2nd edition, IEE, 2003.
[3] ITU-R Recommendations.

Requirements:

https://moodle.fel.cvut.cz/

Webpage:

https://moodle.fel.cvut.cz/courses/AE2M17PDS

Keywords:

terrestrial links, satellite links

Subject is included into these academic programs:

Program Branch Role Recommended semester
MEKME1 Wireless Communication PO 2
MEKME5 Systems of Communication PO 3
MEOI1 Artificial Intelligence V 2
MEOI5NEW Software Engineering V 2
MEOI5 Software Engineering V 2
MEOI4 Computer Graphics and Interaction V 2
MEOI3 Computer Vision and Image Processing V 2
MEOI2 Computer Engineering V 2
MEEEM1 Technological Systems V 2
MEEEM5 Economy and Management of Electrical Engineering V 2
MEEEM4 Economy and Management of Power Engineering V 2
MEEEM3 Electrical Power Engineering V 2
MEEEM2 Electrical Machines, Apparatus and Drives V 2
MEKYR4 Aerospace Systems V 2
MEKYR1 Robotics V 2
MEKYR3 Systems and Control V 2
MEKYR2 Sensors and Instrumentation V 2


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