EC4550 Digital Communications

This course presents the advantages and limitations of modern military M-ary digital communications systems. M-ary modulation formats, matched filter receivers, probability of symbol error calculations, coherent and non-coherent receivers, carrier and symbol synchronization, modems, bandwidth and signal energy, diversity combining, and fading channels are covered. Examples of current operational and proposed military and commercial space and earth links are treated.

Prerequisite

EC3510

Lecture Hours

4

Lab Hours

0

Quarter Offered

  • Fall
  • As Required