Communication Systems

Hardcover | February 25, 2009

byA. Bruce Carlson, Paul Crilly, Janet Rutledge

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This exciting revision of Communication Systems, a classic text in the communications field, presents an introduction to electrical communication systems, including analysis methods, design principles, and hardware considerations. The fifth edition has been updated to reflect current technology covering both analog and digital communication in this ever-evolving field. Conceptual/descriptive/thought questions have been added throughout the book as well as MATLAB® questions and lecture Powerpoint files on the website.

The text covers both analog and digital communications. It features worked examples and exercises for students to solve within chapters, helping them to master new concepts as they are introduced.

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This exciting revision of Communication Systems, a classic text in the communications field, presents an introduction to electrical communication systems, including analysis methods, design principles, and hardware considerations. The fifth edition has been updated to reflect current technology covering both analog and digital communic...

Format:HardcoverDimensions:944 pages, 10.3 × 9.4 × 1.6 inPublished:February 25, 2009Publisher:McGraw-Hill EducationLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0073380407

ISBN - 13:9780073380407

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Table of Contents

1 Introduction

2 Signals and Spectra

3 Signal Transmission and Filtering

4 Linear CW Modulation

5 Exponential CW Modulation

6 Sampling and Pulse Modulation

7 Analog Communication Systems

8 Probability and Random Variables

9 Random Signals and Noise

10 Noise in Analog Modulation Systems

11 Baseband Digital Transmission

12 Digitization Techniques for Analog Messages and Computer Networks

13 Channel Coding and Encryption

14 Bandpass Digital Transmission

15 Spread Spectrum Systems

16 Information and Detection Theory

Appendix: Circuit and System Noise