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Wireless Technology

Protocols, Standards, and Techniques, 1st Edition

By Michel Daoud Yacoub

CRC Press

568 pages | 154 B/W Illus.

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Vast, complex technologies, countless relevant topics, seemingly limitless documentation of standards and recommendations… In a field as dynamic as wireless technology, how is one to keep up when the very task of deciding which publications to read and which resources belong on your shelf can be daunting?

Wireless Technology: Protocols, Standards, and Techniques has sorted it out for you. From basic principles to the state of the art, it furnishes clear, concise descriptions of second and third generation wireless technologies. The bestselling author of the Foundations of Mobile Radio Engineering has gathered together the most up-to-date networking standards, techniques, and protocols and incorporated clear, concise treatments of the necessary background material to form the most current and complete wireless reference available.

However bumpy the road may seem, the migration to a wireless world is inevitable. Whether you are a communications engineer, network analyst or designer, electrical engineer, or computer engineer, keeping up in this rapidly evolving field is imperative. This book will help you stay at the forefront of your field and contribute to making the wireless world a reality.

Table of Contents

PART 1: INTRODUCTION

WIRELESS NETWORK

Introduction

Intelligent Network

Network Architecture

Protocol Architecture

Channel Structure

Narrowband and Wideband Systems

Multiple Access

Summary

CELLULAR PRINCIPLES

Introduction

Cellular Hierarchy

System Management

System Performance

Cellular Reuse Pattern

Macrocellular Reuse Pattern

Microcellular Reuse Pattern

Interference in Narrowband and Wideband Systems

Interference in Narrowband Macrocellular Systems

Interference in Narrowband Microcellular Systems

Interference in Wideband Systems

Network Capacity

Summary

MULTIPLE ACCESS

Introduction

Signal Domains

Duplexing

Multiple Access Categories

Scheduled Multiple Access

Random Multiple Access

Controlled Multiple Access

Hybrid Multiple Access

Summary

Part II: 2G SYSTEMS

GSM

Introduction

Features and Services

Architecture

Multiple Access

The Logical Channels

Messages

Call Management

Frequency Hopping

Discontinuous Transmission

Power Control

Spectral Efficiency

Summary

cdmaONE

Introduction

Features and Services

Architecture

Multiple Access Structure

The Logical Channels

Signaling Format

Messages, Orders, and Parameters

Messages and Orders and Logical Channels

Mobile Station Call Processing

Base Station Call Processing

Authentication, Message Encryption, and Voice Privacy

Authentication

Message Encryption

Voice Privacy

Roaming

Handoff

Power Control

Call Procedures

EIA/TIA/IS-95B

Summary

PART III: WIRELESS DATA

WIRELESS DATA TECHNOLOGY

Introduction

General Packet Radio Service (GPRS)

EIA/TIA/IS-95B

High Data Rate (HDR)

Summary

PART IV: 3G SYSTEMS

IMT-2000

Introduction

Some Definitions

Frequency Allocation

Features and Services

Traffic Classes

IMT-2000 System and IMT-2000 Family

Specific Functions

Network Architecture

Physical Entities and Functional Entities

Functional Entities and their Interrelations

Application of IMT-2000 Family Member Concept

Toward 3G

Summary

UTRA

Introduction

Network Architecture

Protocol Architecture

Radio Interface Protocol Architecture

Logical Channels

Transport channels and Indicators

Physical Channels and Physical Signals

Mapping of Channels

Physical Layer Transmission Chain

Channel and Frame Structures

Spreading and Modulation

Spreading Codes

UTRA Procedures

Interference Issues

Summary

cdma2000

Introduction

Network Architecture

Radio Interface Protocol Architecture

Logical Channels

Physical Channels

Mapping of Channels

Achievable Rates

Forward Link

Reverse Link

Forward Physical Channels

Reverse Physical Channels

High Rate Packet Data Access

Summary

PART V: APPENDICES

OPEN SYSTEMS INTERCONNECTION

SIGNALING SYSTEM NUMBER 7

SPREAD SPECTRUM

Correlation

Pseudonoise Sequence

Walsh Codes

Orthogonal Variable Spreading Factor Codes

Rake Receiver

Processing Gain

Direct Sequence Spread Spectrum

Frequency Hopping Spread Spectrum

POSITIONING OF THE INTERFERERS IN A MICROCELLULAR GRID

Collinear Type

Even Noncollinear Type

Odd Nonprime Noncollinear

Prime Noncollinear

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
TEC007000
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Electrical
TEC041000
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Telecommunications
TEC061000
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Mobile & Wireless Communications