The UMTS Air-Interface in RF Engineering by Shing-Fong Su
Design and Operation of UMTS Networks

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Everything Engineers Need to Design, Build, and Operate 3G Wireless Networks for Global Voice and Data Communications

The UMTS Air-Interface in RF Engineering shows you how to design, build, and operate the 3G wireless networks that carry most of today's global voice and data communications. The book explains the RF engineering aspects of UMTS, key elements of the 3GPP specifications, and practical operation of UMTS networks.

Written by an internationally renowned expert on wireless systems, this essential engineering tool takes you through UMTS basics and standards …radio resource and link controls…physical layer…cell reselection… handover…power control…HSDPA…WCDMA RF network planning and optimization…repeaters and tower top amplifiers…inter-system interference …and more. Filled with 150 detailed illustrations, The UMTS Air-Interface in RF Engineering features:

A complete explanation of UMTS in an RF engineering context Expert information on key elements of the 3GPP specifications Numerous applications of theoretical concepts to the day-to-day operation of UMTS networks Step-by-step guidance on UMTS physical layer procedures

Inside This Cutting-Edge UMTS Engineering Guide

_ • Introduction to UMTS • UMTS Fundamentals • UMTS Standards _ Radio Resource Control • Radio Link Control • Medium Access Control • Physical Layer • Cell Reselection • Handover • Power Control • HSDPA • WCDMA RF Network Planning • WCDMA RF Network Optimization • Repeaters and Tower Top Amplifiers • Inter-System Interferences • WCDMA and CDMA 2000

About Shing-Fong Su

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Dr. Shing-Fong Su is a distinguished member of the technical staff at Lucent Technologies, where he has successfully deployed CDMA wireless systems in North America, Taiwan, and China. He is the author of 70 papers and holds seven U.S. patents.
Published March 23, 2007 by McGraw-Hill Professional. 356 pages
Genres: Professional & Technical, Computers & Technology, Science & Math. Non-fiction

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