Advanced Electronic Communications Systems

Advanced Electronic Communications Systems Description:

b b Comprehensive in scope and contemporary in coverage this book extends and updates the knowledge of the reader to the most modern topics in Electronic Communications systems Numerous examples throughout provide readers with real life applications of the concepts of analog and digital communications systems while chapter end questions and problems give them a chance to test and review their understanding of fundamental and key topics b b Modern digital and data communications systems microwave radio communications systems satellite communications systems and optical fiber communications systems Cellular and PCS telephone systems coverage presents the latest and most innovative technological advancements being made in cellular communication systems Optical fiber communications chapter includes new sections on light sources optical power optical sources and link budget Current topics include trellis encoding CCITT modem recommendations PCM line speed extended superframe format wavelength division multiplexing Kepler s laws Clark orbits limits of visibility Satellite Radio Navigation and Navstar GPS b b For the study of electronic communications systems

Rating: 3.39 out of 5

Effective Business Communications

Effective Business Communications Description:

No description available

Rating: 3.55 out of 5

Data and Computer Communications

Data and Computer Communications Description:

For a one two semester courses in Computer Networks Data Communications and Communications Networks in CS CIS and Electrical Engineering departments With a focus on the most current technology and a convenient modular format this best selling text offers a clear and comprehensive survey of the entire data and computer communications field Emphasizing both the fundamental principles as well as the critical role of performance in driving protocol and network design it explores in detail all the critical technical areas in data communications wide area networking local area networking and protocol design The Eighth Edition provides updated coverage of multimedia Gigabit and Gbps Ethernet WiFi IEEE wireless LANs security and more

Rating: 3.77 out of 5

Confidential Communications

Confidential Communications Description:

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Rating: 3.61 out of 5

Digital Communications

Digital Communications Description:

Revised to reflect all the current trends in the digital communications field this all inclusive guide delivers an outstanding introduction to the analysis and design of digital communication systems Includes expert coverage of new topics Turbocodes Turboequalization Antenna Arrays Digital Cellular Systems and Iterative Detection Convenient sequential organization begins with a look at the historyo and classification of channel models and builds from there

Rating: 3.72 out of 5

Wireless Communications: Principles and Practice

Wireless Communications: Principles and Practice Description:

Wireless Communications Second Edition is the definitive professional s overview of wireless communications technology and system design Building on his classic first edition Theodore S Rappaport reviews virtually every important new wireless standard and technological development including W CDMA cdma UMTS and UMC EDGE IEEE and HIPERLAN WLANs Bluetooth LMDS and more Includes dozens of practical new examples solved step by step

Rating: 3.35 out of 5

Buckland's Book for Spirit Communications

Buckland's Book for Spirit Communications Description:

em Buckland s Book of Spirit Communications em is for anyone who wishes to communicate with spirits as well as for the less adventurous who simply want to satisfy their curiosity about the subject Explore the nature of the physical body and learn how to prepare yourself to become a medium Experience for yourself the trance state clairvoyance psychometry table tipping levitation talking boards automatic writing spiritual photography spiritual healing distant healing channeling and development circles Also learn how to avoid spiritual fraud br br This revised and expanded edition of Buckland s popular em Doors to Other Worlds em has over one hundred new pages including a completely new chapter on electronic spirit contact It features additional photographs and illustrations an index a new preface and a workbook format with study questions and answers for each chapter

Rating: 3.42 out of 5

Satellite Communications

Satellite Communications Description:

The only work to present a unified treatment of all the basic aspects of satellite communications and to give practical examples from real systems Whereas most texts in the field concentrate on a mathematical description of the communications link Satellite Communications gives the reader a thorough knowledge of the subject by going on to cover orbits propagation and the equipment that comprises a working system Pratt and Bostian go beyond the standard treatment of ideal channels which ignores some very real practical limitations to deal with the problems associated with transmitting digitally modulated signals through real satellites and earth stations Included are chapters on orbital mechanics spacecraft construction satellite path radio wave propagation modulation techniques multiple access and a detailed analysis of the communications link Contains worked examples and homework problems based on current industrial practice

Rating: 3.49 out of 5

Effective Business Communications

Effective Business Communications Description:

This seventh edition strengthens the research orientation and academic base of previous editions and includes examples critical thinking exercises and problems based on real business situations Also included are step by step explanations to help students organize letters memos reports presentations and meetings Checklists offer guidelines to students when planning business communication Memonic Seven C Principles serve as the basic guidelines to business communication Chapters new to this edition include those on ethics and technology

Rating: 3.40 out of 5

Electronic Communications System: Fundamentals Through Advanced

Electronic Communications System: Fundamentals Through Advanced Description:

For sophomore senior level courses in introduction to electronic communications and digital and data communications Comprehensive in scope and contemporary in coverage this text introduces basic electronic and data communications fundamentals and explores their application

Rating: 3.75 out of 5

Digital Communications

Digital Communications Description:

Offers the most complete up to date coverage available on the principles of digital communications Focuses on basic issues relating theory to practice wherever possible Numerous examples worked out in detail have been included to help the reader develop an intuitive grasp of the theory Topics covered include the sampling process digital modulation techniques error control coding robust quantization for pulse code modulation coding speech at low bit radio information theoretic concepts coding and computer communication Because the book covers a broad range of topics in digital communications it should satisfy a variety of backgrounds and interests and offers a great deal of flexibility for teaching the course The author has included suggested course outlines for courses at the undergraduate or graduate levels

Rating: 3.57 out of 5

Digital Communications: Fundamentals and Applications

Digital Communications: Fundamentals and Applications Description:

The clear easy to understand introduction to digital communications br Completely updated coverage of today s most critical technologies br Step by step implementation coverage br Trellis coded modulation fading channels Reed Solomon codes encryption and more br Exclusive coverage of maximizing performance with advanced turbo codes This is a remarkably comprehensive treatment of the field covering in considerable detail modulation coding both source and channel encryption multiple access and spread spectrum It can serve both as an excellent introduction for the graduate student with some background in probability theory or as a valuable reference for the practicing ommunication system engineer For both communities the treatment is clear and well presented Andrew Viterbi The Viterbi Group Master every key digital communications technology concept and technique Digital Communications Second Edition is a thoroughly revised and updated edition of the field s classic best selling introduction With remarkable clarity Dr Bernard Sklar introduces every digital communication technology at the heart of today s wireless and Internet revolutions providing a unified structure and context for understanding them all without sacrificing mathematical precision Sklar begins by introducing the fundamentals of signals spectra formatting and baseband transmission Next he presents practical coverage of virtually every contemporary modulation coding and signal processing technique with numeric examples and step by step implementation guidance Coverage includes br Signals and processing steps from information source through transmitter channel receiver and information sink br Key tradeoffs signal to noise ratios probability of error and bandwidth expenditure br Trellis coded modulation and Reed Solomon codes what s behind the math br Synchronization and spread spectrum solutions br Fading channels causes effects and techniques for withstanding fading br The first complete how to guide to turbo codes squeezing maximum performance out of digital connections br Implementing encryption with PGP the de facto industry standard Whether you re building wireless systems xDSL fiber or coax based services satellite networks or Internet infrastructure Sklar presents the theory and the practical implementation details you need With nearly illustrations and problems and exercises there s never been a faster way to master advanced digital communications b CD ROM INCLUDED b The CD ROM contains a complete educational version of Elanix SystemView DSP design software as well as detailed notes for getting started a comprehensive DSP tutorial and over additional communications exercises

Rating: 3.80 out of 5

Book of Mormon Heritage: Family Heritage Edition

Book of Mormon Heritage: Family Heritage Edition Description:

The Book of Mormon is a sacred text of the Latter Day Saint movement It was first published in March by Joseph Smith Jr as The Book of Mormon An Account Written by the Hand of Mormon upon Plates Taken from the Plates of Nephi

Rating: 3.56 out of 5

The Copyeditor's Handbook: A Guide for Book Publishing and Corporate Communications, with Exercises and Answer Keys

The Copyeditor's Handbook: A Guide for Book Publishing and Corporate Communications, with Exercises and Answer Keys Description:

i The Copyeditor s Handbook i is a lively practical manual for newcomers to publishing and for experienced editors who want to fine tune their skills or broaden their understanding of the craft Addressed to copyeditors in book publishing and corporate communications this thoughtful handbook explains what copyeditors do what they look for when they edit a manuscript and how they develop the editorial judgment needed to make sound decisions br br This revised edition reflects the most recent editions of i The Chicago Manual of Style i th ed the i Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association i th ed and i Merriam Webster s Collegiate Dictionary i th ed

Rating: 3.32 out of 5

Chicken Soup for the Teenage Soul on Love and Friendship (Chicken Soup for the Soul (Paperback Health Communications))

Chicken Soup for the Teenage Soul on Love and Friendship (Chicken Soup for the Soul (Paperback Health Communications)) Description:

Like other volumes in the Teenage Soul series teen contributors share their thoughts and feelings on the issues that matter most to them The stories in Love amp Friendship candidly depict teens feelings about breakups forgiveness love and kindness their closest relationships and many other topics from the happiest moments of their lives to the darkest days they struggle to put behind them

Rating: 3.66 out of 5

Puppy Bowl: The Book

Puppy Bowl: The Book Description:

b This is the perfect companion to the ultimate pop culture phenomenon The Puppy Bowl and the ideal book for anyone who loves a cute puppy b br b b br The Puppy Bowl is the biggest event of the year for puppy athletes and puppy lovers everywhere These pups might be cute but they take their play seriously tumbling over each others wagging tails sniffing with wet noses and barking in happy scrums all in pursuit of good fun and friendly competition br br Celebrating more than a decade of frolicking fun b Puppy Bowl The Book b collects all the most adorable and hilarious moments from The Cutest Show on Earth From the starring puppy players to the halftime kitten show to the game s coveted MVP Most Valuable Puppy this is one book i no i puppy fan will want to miss br br b Puppy Bowl The Book b captures all of the excitement you love most about the game the playful tackles the cutest stumbles and the cheerful yipping touchdowns into one action packed collection of the cutest puppies you ve i ever i seen

Rating: 3.71 out of 5

Hot Communications

Hot Communications Description:

Love isn t hard to find Holding on to it is another story br br With everything being bountiful in her life Lacey Flannigan had everything she could ever want An illustrious career with James amp Sons beauty a multitude of friends and a financial wealth beyond what she could ever hope for thanks to her parents br br Still one thing eluded her love When things get hot and heavy between her and a co worker no one thought that their very existence would be threatened br br Hot Communications is a sexily thrilling tale that will delight your every senses br br This book is intended for mature audiences

Rating: 3.67 out of 5

Data Communications and Networking (McGraw-Hill Forouzan Networking)

Data Communications and Networking (McGraw-Hill Forouzan Networking) Description:

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Rating: 3.65 out of 5

Fiber-Optic Communications Technology

Fiber-Optic Communications Technology Description:

A useful source of information to anyone who works with fiber optics this state of the art guide covers the newest technological innovations in fibers systems and networks and provides a solid foundation in the basics with lots of examples practical applications graphical presentations and solutions to problems that simulate those found in the workplace Devotes complete chapters to optical fibers singlemode fibers light sources and transmitters photodetectors and receivers and more Provides real data and specification sheets to help users hone their ability to read data sheets and integrate concepts a critical skill for practicing engineers Offers a two level discussion in each chapter a Basics section introduces the main ideas and principles involved in the devices covered and A Deeper Look section offers a more theoretical and detailed discussion of the same material Describes the test measurement and troubleshooting of fiber optics communications systems based on existing standards and commercially available equipment Integrates many pictures of commercially available devices and equipment throughout For professionals in the electronic technology industry

Rating: 3.62 out of 5

Empire and Communications

Empire and Communications Description:

It s been said that without Harold A Innis there could have been no Marshall McLuhan i Empire and Communications i is one of Innis s most important contributions to the debate about how media influence the development of consciousness and societies In this seminal text he traces humanity s movement from the oral tradition of preliterate cultures to the electronic media of recent times Along the way he presents his own influential concepts of oral communication time and space bias and monopolies of knowledge

Rating: 3.70 out of 5

Soul to Soul: Communications from the Heart

Soul to Soul: Communications from the Heart Description:

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Rating: 3.50 out of 5

Advertising and Promotion: An Integrated Marketing Communications Perspective

Advertising and Promotion: An Integrated Marketing Communications Perspective Description:

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Rating: 3.51 out of 5

Introduction to Data Communications and Networking

Introduction to Data Communications and Networking Description:

b b Written to introduce readers to the fundamental concepts of electronic communications systems data systems and networks this book provides extensive coverage of a wide range of data communications and networking issues while offering preliminary information on basic electronic communications and telecommunications systems b b Topics explored include wireless and wireline telecommunications systems basic data communications networks and systems local area networks internetworks and the Internet including TCP IP protocol suite b b For professionals with a career or interest in electronic communications data communications and or networking as well as ECT EET and CET technologists

Rating: 3.29 out of 5

Effective Business Communications

Effective Business Communications Description:

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Rating: 3.63 out of 5

Optical Fiber Communications

Optical Fiber Communications Description:

The fourth edition of this popular text and reference book presents the fundamental principles for understanding and applying optical fiber technology to sophisticated modern telecommunication systems Optical fiber based telecommunication networks have become a major information transmission system with high capacity links encircling the globe in both terrestrial and undersea installations Numerous passive and active optical devices within these links perform complex transmission and networking functions in the optical domain such as signal amplification restoration routing and switching Along with the need to understand the functions of these devices comes the necessity to measure both component and network performance and to model and stimulate the complex behavior of reliable high capacity networks

Rating: 3.65 out of 5

Communications

Communications Description:

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Rating: 3.58 out of 5

Satellite Communications

Satellite Communications Description:

b i Master the fundamentals of satellite communications i b Highly regarded for more than a decade as both a teaching text and professional tutorial this classic guide to satellite communications has been revised updated and expanded to cover global wireless applications digital television and Internet access via satellite br br br In depth textbook style coverage combined with an intuitive low math approach makes this book particularly appealing to the wireless and networking markets br New to this edition Global wireless services including G Antenna Options Error Coding

Rating: 3.36 out of 5

Communications

Communications Description:

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Rating: 3.75 out of 5

15 Successful Communications Lessons (Collection)

15 Successful Communications Lessons (Collection) Description:

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Rating: 3.48 out of 5

Mobile Communications

Mobile Communications Description:

p The mobile communications market remains the fastest growing segment of the global computing and communications business The rapid progress and convergence of the field has created a need for new techniques and solutions knowledgeable professionals to create and implement them and courses to teach the background theory and technologies while pointing the way towards future trends p p In this book Jochen Schiller draws on his extensive experience to provide a thorough grounding in mobile communications describing the state of the art in industry and research while giving a detailed technical background to the area The book covers all the important aspects of mobile and wireless communications from the Internet to signals access protocols and cellular systems emphasizing the key area of digital data transfer It uses a wide range of examples and other teaching aids making it suitable for self study and university classes p p The book begins with an overview of mobile and wireless applications covering the history and market and providing the foundations of wireless transmission and Medium Access Control Four different groups of wireless network technologies are then covered telecommunications systems satellite systems broadcast systems and wireless LAN The following chapters about the network and transport layers address the impairments and solutions using well known Internet protocols such as TCP IP in a mobile and wireless environment The book concludes with a chapter on technologies supporting applications in mobile networks focusing on the Web and the Wireless Application Protocol WAP Each chapter concludes with a set of exercises for self study with solutions available to instructors and references to standards organizations and research work related to the topic p p New to this edition p p p Integration of higher data rates for GSM HSCSD GPRS New material on rd generation G systems with in depth discussion of UMTS W CDMA Addition of the new WLAN standards for higher data rates a b g and HiperLAN Extension of Bluetooth coverage to include IEEE profiles and applications Increased coverage of ad hoc networking and wireless profiled TCP Migration of WAP x and i mode towards WAP p Jochen Schiller is head of the Computer Systems and Telematics Working Group in the Institute of Computer Science Freie Universitat Berlin and a consultant to several companies in the networking and communication business His research includes mobile and wireless communications communication architectures and operating systems for embedded devices and QoS aspects in communication systems p p p

Rating: 3.69 out of 5