Catalogue 2016 - 2017

EE 432 Wireless Communication Techniques


3 cr.


EE 423

Course Description

This course begins with an introduction to wireless communication fundamental concepts and recent innovations. It deals with topics such as wireless channels, the cellular system, modulation techniques for mobile communication, multiple access technologies, multi-carrier transmission technologies, all the way to advanced modern wireless communication technology, such as software defined radio and cognitive radio. After successfully completing the course, students can simulate digital wireless communication systems using MATLAB; most importantly, students can build, implement and demonstrate software defined radio based wireless communication system using certain hardware. The methods of assessing student learning in this course are homework assignments, project assignments, classroom discussions, and exams.