Course Details

Subject {L-T-P / C} : EE6102 : Wireless Communication {3-0-0 / 3}
Subject Nature : Theory
Coordinator : Prof. Susmita Das


Point-to-point communication: detection, diversity and channel uncertainty Cellular systems: multiple access and interference management Capacity of wireless channels Multiuser capacity and opportunistic communication, MIMO : overview, BLAST Architecture, Space–Time Coding, Multi-Carrier Transmission, spatial multiplexing and channel modeling diversity-multiplexing tradeoff and universal space-time codes multiuser communication, Orthogonal Frequency Division Multiplexing (OFDM), Advantages and Drawbacks of OFDM, Applications and Standards Multi-Carrier Modulation and Demodulation , Synchronization ,Channel Estimation, channel coding and decoding, PAPR reduction, Channel Estimation in MIMO-OFDM Systems Signal Constellation, Mapping, De-Mapping, and Equalization, MC-CDMA and MC-DS-CDMA-Signal Structure, Spreading, Detection Techniques, Performance Analysis, 3GPP Long Term Evolution (LTE) & WiMAX Standards, Downlink and uplink Transmission Scheme, Physical Layer , System Architecture.

Course Objectives

  1. To Understand how the various signal processing and coding techniques to combat channel uncertainties in wireless communication
  2. To Understand the information theoretical aspects (such as the capacity) of wireless channels and basic spread spectrum techniques in mobile wireless systems
  3. To know about various wireless systems and standards in use and their basic operation.

Course Outcomes

Determine the appropriate transceiver design of multi-antenna systems and evaluate the data rate performance.
• Analyse the error probabilities for common modulation schemes and the performance of trunked radio systems
• Design wireless communication systems with 4G (OFDM) multicarrier technologies.

Essential Reading

  1. David Tse & Pramod Viswanath, Fundamental of Wireless Communication, Cambridge University Press , 2005
  2. Claude Oestges Bruno Clerckx, MIMO Wireless Communications, Academic Press , 1st Edition ISBN: 9780123725356

Supplementary Reading

  1. 1. Yong Soo Cho, Jaekwon Kim, Won Young Yang, Chung G. Kang, MIMO-OFDM Wireless Communications with MATLAB, Wiley-IEEE Press , 2010
  2. 2. H. Bouml lcskei , D. Gesbert , C. B. Papadias , A.-J. van der Veen, Space-Time Wireless Systems: From Array Processing to MIMO Communications, Cambridge University Press , ISBN:052185105X