Course ID: AC5060

Title: Mobile and wireless networks


Person in charge:

            Dr. Trung-Kien Dao

Teaching semester: 2nd

Prerequisite: none

Target skills:

The objective of this course is to give an introduction to the fundamentals of the wireless communications systems, the wireless network architectures, protocols, and applications.  Topics of study include an overview of wireless communications and mobile computing systems, signal propagation characteristics of wireless channels, wireless channel modeling, frequency reuse/cellular/microcellular concepts, spread-spectrum modulation for wireless systems, multiple access techniques, and wireless networking standards (e.g., 2.5G, 3G, IEEE 802.11, IEEE 802.15, IEEE 802.16/WiMAX)

Program summary:

  • Overview of Wireless Communication Networking and Mobile Computing
  • Wireless Channel Modeling
  • Modulation, Coding, Diversity Techniques
  • Cellular Concept
  • Multiple Access Techniques
  • Wireless Networking Standards
  • Cognitive radio

Used software: none

Equipments: none