Communications Laboratory

Lecturer (assistant)
TypePractical course
Duration4 SWS
TermWintersemester 2023/24
Language of instructionEnglish
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Admission information

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- Practical applications of communications engineering, - Experience with measurement equipment (e.g. oscilloscope, spectrum and signal analyzers), - Experience with Matlab.


Introduction to digital communication systems based on computer simulations: Signal properties, Signal processing (filtering, sampling, quantization), Principles of source and channel coding, Channel properties, Optimal receiver filters, Baseband transmission, Intersymbol interference, Nyquist criteria, Digital modulation schemes, Time/frequency/space-diversity schemes.


Exam at the end of each experiment.

Recommended literature

- J. Proakis: "Digital Communications", McGraw Hill, 2000 - D. Tse and P. Viswanath: "Fundamentals of Wireless Communication" Cambridge University Press, 2005.