Principles of Digital Transmission: With Wireless Applications by Sergio BenedettoPrinciples of Digital Transmission: With Wireless Applications by Sergio Benedetto

Principles of Digital Transmission: With Wireless Applications

bySergio Benedetto, Ezio Biglieri

Hardcover | July 31, 1999

Pricing and Purchase Info

$344.55 online 
$413.95 list price save 16%
Earn 1,723 plum® points

Prices and offers may vary in store


In stock online

Ships free on orders over $25

Not available in stores


Principles of Digital Transmissionis designed for advanced undergraduate and graduate level students and professions in telecommunications. Teachers and learners can mix and match chapters to create four distinct courses: (1) a one-term basic course in digital communications; (2) a one-term course in advanced digital communications; (3) a one-term course in information theory and coding; (4) a two-term course sequence in digital communications and coding.
The book provides rigorous mathematical tools for the analysis and design of digital transmission systems. The authors emphasize methodology in their aim to teach the readerhow to do itrather thanhow it is done. They apply the fundamental tools of the discipline onto a number of systems, such as wireless data transmission systems.
Title:Principles of Digital Transmission: With Wireless ApplicationsFormat:HardcoverDimensions:855 pagesPublished:July 31, 1999Publisher:Kluwer Boston Inc.Language:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0306457539

ISBN - 13:9780306457531

Look for similar items by category:


Table of Contents

1. Introduction and Motivation. 2. A Mathematical Introduction. 3. Basic Results from Information Theory. 4. Waveform Transmission over the Gaussian Channel. 5. Digital Modulation Schemes. 6. Modulations for the Wireless Channel. 7. Intersymbol Interference Channels. 8. Adaptive Receivers and Channel Equalization. 9. Carrier and Clock Synchronization. 10. Improving the Transmission Reliability: Block Codes. 11. Convolutional and Concatenated Codes. 12. Coded Modulation. 13. Digital Transmission over Fading Channels. 14. Digital Transmission over Nonlinear Channels. A: Useful Formulas and Approximations. B: Some Facts from Matrix Theory. C: Variational Techniques and Constrained Optimization. D: Transfer Functions of Directed Graphs. E: Approximate Computation of Averages. F: Viterbi Algorithm. References. Index.

Editorial Reviews

From the preface:
`... we hope that those who liked the previous book will find again its flavor here, while new readers, untouched by nostalgia, will judge it favorably.'