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Mobile satellite communications principles and trends, M. Richharia

Label
Mobile satellite communications principles and trends
Title
Mobile satellite communications principles and trends
Statement of responsibility
M. Richharia
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Demand for Mobile Satellite Service (MSS) is on the increase, with a huge surge of interest in mobile communications in recent years and high-paced advancements in the supporting system architectures, devices and applications. This thoroughly revised and updated book provides a comprehensive guide to the MSS technologies and emerging trends. It takes a system level approach, giving in-depth treatment of technical and business related issues. The author, a leading professional in the area, draws on his extensive experience in industry and research, to provide the reader with a sound and info."--Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
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Richharia, M.
Dewey number
621.3841/56
Index
index present
LC call number
TK5104
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Artificial satellites in telecommunication
  • Mobile communication systems
Label
Mobile satellite communications principles and trends, M. Richharia
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Title Page; Copyright; Contents; Preface; About the Author; Acknowledgements; Chapter 1 Introduction; 1.1 Scope and Organization; 1.2 Evolution of Mobile Telecommunications; 1.2.1 Terrestrial Systems; 1.2.2 Satellite Systems; 1.3 Satellite System Architecture; 1.3.1 Radio Frequency Environment; 1.3.2 Orbit; 1.3.3 Tolerable Delay in Data Delivery; 1.3.4 Handover; 1.3.5 Mobility Management; 1.3.6 Physical Environment; 1.3.7 Satellite Access; 1.3.8 Spectrum Management; 1.3.9 Radio Link Reliability; 1.4 Business Plan; 1.5 Regulatory Considerations; 1.6 Operational Considerations. 1.7 Mobile Systems-A Comparison1.8 Example Applications; 1.9 Practical Limitations; 1.10 Related Satellite Systems; 1.10.1 M-VSAT Systems; 1.10.2 Satellite Navigation Systems; 1.10.3 Direct Broadcasts to Individuals and Mobiles; 1.11 Trends; 1.11.1 General; 1.11.2 Market; 1.11.3 System Architecture; 1.11.4 Spectrum; 1.11.5 Technology; Revision; References; Chapter 2 Satellite Constellations; 2.1 Introduction; 2.2 Satellite Orbits; 2.2.1 Orbital Mechanics Basics; 2.2.2 Satellite Coverage; 2.2.3 Space Environment; 2.2.4 Eclipse on Satellites; 2.2.5 The Sun's Interference; 2.2.6 Doppler Effect. 2.2.7 Orbital Debris2.2.8 Summary of Orbital Characteristics; 2.3 Satellite Constellations; 2.3.1 Considerations in Constellation Design; 2.3.2 Polar Constellations; 2.3.3 Inclined Orbit Constellations; 2.3.4 Hybrid Constellations; 2.3.5 Regional Coverage; 2.3.6 Constellations for Non-Real-Time Systems; 2.3.7 Use of Spot Beams; 2.3.8 Availability Considerations for Non-Geostationary Satellites; Revision; References; Chapter 3 Radio Link; 3.1 Introduction; 3.2 Spectrum Issues; 3.2.1 Spectrum Sharing Methods; 3.2.2 Spectrum Forecast Methodology; 3.3 Propagation Characteristics. 3.3.1 General Propagation Characteristics3.3.2 Land Mobile Channel; 3.3.3 Maritime Channel; 3.3.4 Aeronautical Channel; 3.3.5 System Implications; 3.4 Radio Link Analysis; Revision; References; Chapter 4 Modulation, Coding and Multiple Access; 4.1 Introduction; 4.2 Modulation; 4.2.1 MSS Requirements; 4.2.2 Preferences; 4.2.3 PSK Schemes; 4.2.4 Performance Comparison of Conventional Digital Modulation Schemes; 4.2.5 Coded Orthogonal Frequency Division Multiplexing (COFDM) Modulation Systems; 4.2.6 Spread Spectrum Modulation; 4.3 Coding; 4.3.1 Trellis-Coded Modulation (TCM). 4.3.2 Modulation and Coding Trends and Issues4.3.3 Automatic Repeat Request; 4.4 Multiple Access Schemes; 4.4.1 Comparison of Multiple Access Schemes; 4.4.2 Comparison of Spectral and Power Efficiency; Revision; References; Chapter 5 Fixed Earth Stations and User Terminals; 5.1 Introduction; 5.2 Gateways; 5.3 User Terminals; 5.3.1 Antennas; 5.3.2 Hand-Held UT; 5.3.3 Mobile Terminals; 5.4 Environmental Issues; 5.4.1 Biological Effects; Revision; References; Chapter 6 Spacecraft; 6.1 Introduction; 6.2 Satellites for MSS; 6.2.1 Transponders; 6.2.2 Antenna Systems. 6.2.3 Effect of Orbital Characteristics on Spacecraft Design
Control code
ocn855858320
Edition
Second edition.
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781118810064
Lccn
2013033013
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)855858320
Label
Mobile satellite communications principles and trends, M. Richharia
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Title Page; Copyright; Contents; Preface; About the Author; Acknowledgements; Chapter 1 Introduction; 1.1 Scope and Organization; 1.2 Evolution of Mobile Telecommunications; 1.2.1 Terrestrial Systems; 1.2.2 Satellite Systems; 1.3 Satellite System Architecture; 1.3.1 Radio Frequency Environment; 1.3.2 Orbit; 1.3.3 Tolerable Delay in Data Delivery; 1.3.4 Handover; 1.3.5 Mobility Management; 1.3.6 Physical Environment; 1.3.7 Satellite Access; 1.3.8 Spectrum Management; 1.3.9 Radio Link Reliability; 1.4 Business Plan; 1.5 Regulatory Considerations; 1.6 Operational Considerations. 1.7 Mobile Systems-A Comparison1.8 Example Applications; 1.9 Practical Limitations; 1.10 Related Satellite Systems; 1.10.1 M-VSAT Systems; 1.10.2 Satellite Navigation Systems; 1.10.3 Direct Broadcasts to Individuals and Mobiles; 1.11 Trends; 1.11.1 General; 1.11.2 Market; 1.11.3 System Architecture; 1.11.4 Spectrum; 1.11.5 Technology; Revision; References; Chapter 2 Satellite Constellations; 2.1 Introduction; 2.2 Satellite Orbits; 2.2.1 Orbital Mechanics Basics; 2.2.2 Satellite Coverage; 2.2.3 Space Environment; 2.2.4 Eclipse on Satellites; 2.2.5 The Sun's Interference; 2.2.6 Doppler Effect. 2.2.7 Orbital Debris2.2.8 Summary of Orbital Characteristics; 2.3 Satellite Constellations; 2.3.1 Considerations in Constellation Design; 2.3.2 Polar Constellations; 2.3.3 Inclined Orbit Constellations; 2.3.4 Hybrid Constellations; 2.3.5 Regional Coverage; 2.3.6 Constellations for Non-Real-Time Systems; 2.3.7 Use of Spot Beams; 2.3.8 Availability Considerations for Non-Geostationary Satellites; Revision; References; Chapter 3 Radio Link; 3.1 Introduction; 3.2 Spectrum Issues; 3.2.1 Spectrum Sharing Methods; 3.2.2 Spectrum Forecast Methodology; 3.3 Propagation Characteristics. 3.3.1 General Propagation Characteristics3.3.2 Land Mobile Channel; 3.3.3 Maritime Channel; 3.3.4 Aeronautical Channel; 3.3.5 System Implications; 3.4 Radio Link Analysis; Revision; References; Chapter 4 Modulation, Coding and Multiple Access; 4.1 Introduction; 4.2 Modulation; 4.2.1 MSS Requirements; 4.2.2 Preferences; 4.2.3 PSK Schemes; 4.2.4 Performance Comparison of Conventional Digital Modulation Schemes; 4.2.5 Coded Orthogonal Frequency Division Multiplexing (COFDM) Modulation Systems; 4.2.6 Spread Spectrum Modulation; 4.3 Coding; 4.3.1 Trellis-Coded Modulation (TCM). 4.3.2 Modulation and Coding Trends and Issues4.3.3 Automatic Repeat Request; 4.4 Multiple Access Schemes; 4.4.1 Comparison of Multiple Access Schemes; 4.4.2 Comparison of Spectral and Power Efficiency; Revision; References; Chapter 5 Fixed Earth Stations and User Terminals; 5.1 Introduction; 5.2 Gateways; 5.3 User Terminals; 5.3.1 Antennas; 5.3.2 Hand-Held UT; 5.3.3 Mobile Terminals; 5.4 Environmental Issues; 5.4.1 Biological Effects; Revision; References; Chapter 6 Spacecraft; 6.1 Introduction; 6.2 Satellites for MSS; 6.2.1 Transponders; 6.2.2 Antenna Systems. 6.2.3 Effect of Orbital Characteristics on Spacecraft Design
Control code
ocn855858320
Edition
Second edition.
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781118810064
Lccn
2013033013
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)855858320

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