Course detail

Advanced Radio Communication Systems and Their Components

FEKT-MARCAcad. year: 2017/2018

Course is focused to the modern trends in radio communication domain. History of the radio communication; antennas and radio waves propagation; spread spectrum and multi-carrier systems; power supplies for embedded systems; optical communications; coding of multimedia signals; digital terrestrial television and mobile video broadcasting; radar systems; radio frequency identification; mobile communication systems; coexistence of radio communication systems: EM compatibility; the Centre of Sensor, Information and Communication Systems.

Learning outcomes of the course unit

English terminology fom the area of the advanced radio communication, and its active utilization.

Prerequisites

None.

Co-requisites

Not applicable.

Recommended optional programme components

Not applicable.

Recommended or required reading

SKLAR, B. Digital Communications: Fundamentals and Applications. Upper Saddle River: Prentice Hall Inc. 2001. ISBN 0-1308-4788-7. (EN)
XIONG, F. Digital Modulation Techniques. Boston: Artech House, 2006. ISBN 1-5805-3863-0 (EN)
GALLO, M.A., HANCOCK, W.M. Computer Communications and Networking Technologies. Course Technology, 2005. ISBN 0-5344-2363-9. (EN)
PANDYA. R. Mobile and Personal Communication Systems and Services. New York: J. Wiley and Sons, 2004. ISBN 0-4716-6745-5. (EN)

Planned learning activities and teaching methods

Teaching methods depend on the type of course unit as specified in the article 7 of BUT Rules for Studies and Examinations.
Techning methods include english lectures and tests.

Assesment methods and criteria linked to learning outcomes

Written tests during semester (100 points).

Language of instruction

English, Czech

Work placements

Not applicable.

Course curriculum

01. History of Radio Communication (J. Poměnková)
02. Antennas and Propagation of Radio Waves (J. Láčík)
03. Spread Spectrum and Multi-carrier Systems (R. Maršálek)
04. Power Supplies for Embedded Systems (M. Kubíček)
05. Optical Communications (L. Hudcová)
06. Coding of Multimedia Signals (M. Slanina)
07. Digital Terrestrial Television and Mobile Video Broadcasting (T. Kratochvíl)
08. Radar Systems (J. Šebesta)
09. Radio Frequency Identification (V. Derbek)
10. Mobile Communication Systems (L. Klozar)
11. Coexistence of Radio Communication Systems: EM Compatibility (J. Dřínovský)
12. The Centre of Sensor, Information and Communication Systems (Z. Raida)
13. Wrap up, Discussion (J. Poměnková)

Aims

The course is oriented to the presentation of English terminology from the area of radio communication to students.

Classification of course in study plans

  • Programme EEKR-M1 Master's

    branch M1-BEI , 1. year of study, summer semester, 3 credits, general knowledge
    branch M1-TIT , 1. year of study, summer semester, 3 credits, general knowledge
    branch M1-KAM , 1. year of study, summer semester, 3 credits, general knowledge
    branch M1-EVM , 1. year of study, summer semester, 3 credits, general knowledge
    branch M1-EST , 1. year of study, summer semester, 3 credits, general knowledge
    branch M1-MEL , 1. year of study, summer semester, 3 credits, general knowledge
    branch M1-SVE , 1. year of study, summer semester, 3 credits, general knowledge
    branch M1-EEN , 1. year of study, summer semester, 3 credits, general knowledge
    branch M1-BEI , 2. year of study, summer semester, 3 credits, general knowledge
    branch M1-TIT , 2. year of study, summer semester, 3 credits, general knowledge
    branch M1-KAM , 2. year of study, summer semester, 3 credits, general knowledge
    branch M1-EVM , 2. year of study, summer semester, 3 credits, general knowledge
    branch M1-EST , 2. year of study, summer semester, 3 credits, general knowledge
    branch M1-MEL , 2. year of study, summer semester, 3 credits, general knowledge
    branch M1-SVE , 2. year of study, summer semester, 3 credits, general knowledge
    branch M1-EEN , 2. year of study, summer semester, 3 credits, general knowledge

  • Programme EEKR-CZV lifelong learning

    branch ET-CZV , 1. year of study, summer semester, 3 credits, general knowledge