Satellite Communications, Fourth Edition

Author: Dennis Roddy
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 0071486895
Category: Technology & Engineering
Page: 636
View: 6148
In-depth, textbook-style coverage combined with an intuitive, low-math approach makes this book particularly appealing to the wireless and networking markets New to this edition: Global wireless services, including 3G; Antenna Options; Error Coding

Grundlagen der Kommunikationstechnik

Author: John G. Proakis,Masoud Salehi
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9783827370648
Category: Systems engineering
Page: 870
View: 7425

The Satellite Communication Ground Segment and Earth Station Handbook, Second Edition

Author: Bruce Elbert
Publisher: Artech House
ISBN: 1608076733
Category: Technology & Engineering
Page: 464
View: 6290
This updated and expanded second edition reflects the state of earth station design and ground segment architecture. From international telephone network gateways to direct broadcast home receivers, today’s broad range of ground systems and devices require satellite communication engineers and business managers to have a broad and sound understanding of the design and operating principles of earth stations and ground control facilities. This book explores the delivery end of the satellite link and its relationship to delivery of services. Authored by a leading authority in the field, the book provides engineers and managers with the knowledge they need to devise their own approach to implementing and managing earth stations and the overall ground segment. Readers find practical guidance in an array of critical areas, including: preparing requirements, performing preliminary analyses, reviewing hardware designs, managing the introduction of the overall ground segment, and more.

Satellite Communications Network Design and Analysis

Author: Kenneth Y. Jo
Publisher: Artech House
ISBN: 1608071952
Category: Artificial satellites in telecommunication
Page: 505
View: 1070
This authoritative book provides a thorough understanding of the fundamental concepts of satellite communications (SATCOM) network design and performance assessments. You find discussions on a wide class of SATCOM networks using satellites as core components, as well as coverage key applications in the field. This in-depth resource presents a broad range of critical topics, from geosynchronous Earth orbiting (GEO) satellites and direct broadcast satellite systems, to low Earth orbiting (LEO) satellites, radio standards and protocols.This invaluable reference explains the many specific uses of satellite networks, including small-terminal wireless and mobile communications systems. Moreover, this book presents advanced topics such as satellite RF link analyses, optimum transponder loading, on-board processing, antenna characteristics, protected systems, information assurance, and spread spectrums. You are introduced to current and future SATCOM systems and find details on their performance supportabilities. This cutting-edge book also presents trends in multimedia satellite applications and IP services over satellites.

Architect and Engineer Liability: Claims Against Design Professionals, 4th Edition

Author: Sido
Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Law & Business
ISBN: 1454845163
Category: Business & Economics
Page: 734
View: 4451
Now you can keep construction design exposure to a minimum! Prepared for design and construction professionals and their attorneys, this comprehensive, up-to-date resource is written by eminent authorities in the field. Architect and Engineer Liability: Claims Against Design Professionals, Fourth Edition details all relevant topics: risk management, alternative dispute resolution, trial conduct, handling shop drawings, insurance and surety, and more. You'll get straightforward answers to all your legal questions, as well as examples of the valuable lessons learned by leading design and construction experts.

Satellite Communications

Author: Dennis Roddy
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 0071382852
Category: Technology & Engineering
Page: 500
View: 1131
THE DEFINITIVE REFERENCE ON SATELLITE COMMUNICATIONS Satellite Communications, Third Edition is the latest update of the reference widely regarded as the most complete and accessible intro to this dynamic area of engineering. This edition has been revised to include the hottest applications in a rapidly growing field with expanded coverage of Internet via satellite and digital TV broadcasting expanded section on geostationary orbits...error correction coding...and a preview of coming applications and growth. Author Dennis Roddy’s authoritative and readable treatment provides you with: Full descriptions of hardware, including satellite structures, antennas, earth stations, and onboard systems Cutting-edge applications such as wireless Internet, telephony, Global Positioning Systems (GPS), and worldwide broadcasts of digital TV New information on ATM, TCP/IP, and LEO networking over satellites, mobile systems, and onboard switching Details on methods, orbits, links, access, signals, modulation, and interference All examples and problems worked in MathCad, with mathematical complexities pared to a minimum

Computational Electromagnetics with MATLAB, Fourth Edition

Author: Matthew N.O. Sadiku
Publisher: CRC Press
ISBN: 1351365096
Category: Technology & Engineering
Page: 687
View: 4430
This fourth edition of the text reflects the continuing increase in awareness and use of computational electromagnetics and incorporates advances and refinements made in recent years. Most notable among these are the improvements made to the standard algorithm for the finite-difference time-domain (FDTD) method and treatment of absorbing boundary conditions in FDTD, finite element, and transmission-line-matrix methods. It teaches the readers how to pose, numerically analyze, and solve EM problems, to give them the ability to expand their problem-solving skills using a variety of methods, and to prepare them for research in electromagnetism. Includes new homework problems in each chapter. Each chapter is updated with the current trends in CEM. Adds a new appendix on CEM codes, which covers commercial and free codes. Provides updated MATLAB code.

Verteilte Systeme

Konzepte und Design
Author: George F. Coulouris,Jean Dollimore,Tim Kindberg
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9783827371867
Category: Electronic data processing
Page: 869
View: 8786

Professional Engineer

Author: N.A
Publisher: N.A
Category: Engineering
Page: N.A
View: 9147

Building Services Engineering

4th Edition
Author: David Chadderton,David V. Chadderton
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1134376707
Category: Architecture
Page: 400
View: 8274
Engineering services present a significant cost in terms of the installation cost, the energy consumed and the maintenance, repair and upgrading of the systems. It is therefore important that construction professionals have a good understanding of the basics and applications of building services engineering. This thoroughly up-dated fourth edition of David Chadderton's text provides study materials in the fields of construction, architectural, surveying and energy engineering. In particular, the chapters on The Built Environment and Energy Economics benefit from the author's recent industrial work. Additional material, including further questions, interactive calculations, simple PowerPoint material and links to related websites, are available on the author's website. David is a Chartered Professional Engineer with the Institution of Engineers Australia, a Chartered Building Services Engineer with the Engineering Council in the UK, through the Chartered Institution of Building Services Engineers, and a Member of the Australian Institute of Refrigeration, Air Conditioning and Heating. Since November 2001, David he has been Director of his own company, Eteq Pty Ltd. specializing in the designing and implementation of energy saving projects in commercial, health care, university and manufacturing buildings.

Einführung in die Verhaltensökologie

mit 33 Tabellen
Author: John R. Krebs,Nicholas B. Davies
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9783826330469
Page: 484
View: 3373

RF and Microwave Applications and Systems

Author: Mike Golio,Janet Golio
Publisher: CRC Press
ISBN: 9781420006711
Category: Technology & Engineering
Page: 690
View: 7670
This volume, RF and Microwave Applications and Systems, includes a wide range of articles that discuss RF and microwave systems used for communication and radar and heating applications. Commercial, avionics, medical, and military applications are addressed. An overview of commercial communications systems is provided. Past, current, and emerging cellular systems, navigation systems, and satellite-based systems are discussed. Specific voice and data commercial systems are investigated more thoroughly in individual chapters that follow. Detailed discussions of military electronics, avionics, and radar (both military and automotive) are provided in separate chapters. A chapter focusing on FR/microwave energy used for therapeutic medicine is also provided. Systems considerations including thermal, mechanical, reliability, power management, and safety are discussed in separate chapters. Engineering processes are also explored in articles about corporate initiatives, cost modeling, and design reviews. The book closes with a discussion of the underlying physics of electromagnetic propagation and interference. In addition to new chapters on WiMAX and broadband cable, nearly every existing chapter features extensive updates and several were completely rewritten to reflect the massive changes areas such as radio navigation and electronic warfare.

Basiswissen Requirements Engineering

Aus- und Weiterbildung nach IREB-Standard zum Certified Professional for Requirements Engineering Foundation Level
Author: Klaus Pohl,Chris Rupp
Publisher: dpunkt.verlag
ISBN: 3864916747
Category: Computers
Page: 195
View: 1698
Requirements Engineering (RE) ist eine Schlüsseldisziplin der Systementwicklung und entscheidet maßgeblich über den Erfolg oder Misserfolg eines Projekts. Fachleute, die in diesem Bereich tätig sind, sollten über ein gesichertes RE-Grundlagenwissen verfügen - so wie es im Lehrplan des "Certified Professional for Requirements Engineering" (CPRE) festgelegt ist. Entwickelt und eingeführt wurde das CPRE-Zertifikat vom "International Requirements Engineering Board" (IREB e.V.). Der IREB e.V. setzt sich für die Verbesserung der Requirements-Engineering-Praxis sowie für eine qualitätsgesicherte und standardisierte Aus- und Weiterbildung ein. Dieses Lehrbuch für die Zertifizierung zum "Foundation Level" (Version 2.2) des CPRE wurde von IREB-Mitgliedern geschrieben, die an der Entwicklung des Lehrplans beteiligt waren. Es behandelt im Einzelnen die - Ermittlung - Dokumentation - Prüfung und Abstimmung - Verwaltung von Anforderungen sowie die Werkzeugunterstützung. Das Buch eignet sich zur individuellen Vorbereitung auf die Zertifizierungsprüfung und als Begleitliteratur zu den entsprechenden Vorbereitungsschulungen. Die 4. Auflage wurde überarbeitet und ist konform zur aktuellen Ausgabe des IREB-Lehrplans Foundation Level Version 2.2. Über dem Leserkasten: Ergänzende Informationen zum Buch, zum IREB e.V. und zum CPRE finden sich unter:


Author: Nathan J. Muller
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9783826607387
Page: 423
View: 9582

Antenna Engineering Handbook, Fourth Edition

Author: John Volakis
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 0071511164
Category: Technology & Engineering
Page: 1800
View: 5941
The “bible of antenna engineering” fully updated to provide state-of-the-art coverage in antenna design and applications Edited by John L. Volakis, one of the world's leading authorities in antenna engineering, this trusted resource covers all the classic antenna types plus many new types and designs used in communications systems, satellites, radars, and emerging applications from WLAN to automotive systems to biomedical to smart antennas. You will also find expert discussion of topics critical to successful antenna design and engineering, such as measurement techniques and computational methods, a materials guide, wave propagation basics, microwave circuits, and matching techniques, as well as diversity and MIMO propagation models, frequency selective surfaces, and metamaterials. Packed with 1,500 illustrations, the 4th Edition of Antenna Engineering Handbook presents: Step-by-step guidance on most antennas (modern and classic) 59 chapters with 21 new chapters and 38 fully updated chapters from the previous edition Contributions from over 80 well-known antenna experts Full-color insert illustrating many commercial and military antennas Get Quick Access to All of Today's Cutting-Edge Antennas • Printed and Conformal Antennas • Wideband Patch Antennas • Wideband Arrays • Leaky-Wave Antennas • EBG Antennas • UWB Antennas and Arrays • Portable TV Antennas • Reconfigurable Antennas • Active Antennas • Millimeter Wave and TeraHertz Antennas • Fractal Antennas • Handset and Terminal Antennas • Biomedical Antennas • ECM and ESM antennas • Dielectric Resonator Antennas • Lens Antennas • Radiometer Antennas • Satellite Antennas • Reflector and Earth Station Antennas • and Dozens More!

Die 4-Stunden-Woche

Mehr Zeit, mehr Geld, mehr Leben
Author: Timothy Ferriss
Publisher: Ullstein eBooks
ISBN: 3843704457
Category: Business & Economics
Page: 352
View: 2678
Warum arbeiten wir uns eigentlich zu Tode? Haben wir nichts Besseres zu tun? Und ob! - sagt Timothy Ferriss. Der junge Unternehmer war lange Workaholic mit 80-Stunden-Woche. Doch dann erfand er MBA- Management by Absence- und ist seitdem freier, reicher, glücklicher. Mit viel Humor, provokanten Denkanstößen und erprobten Tipps erklärt Ferriss, wie sich die 4-Stunden-Woche bei vollem Lohnausgleich verwirklichen lässt. Der Wegweiser für eine Flucht aus dem Hamsterrad und ein Manifest für eine neue Gewichtung zwischen Leben und Arbeiten.

Communication Systems Engineering

Author: John G. Proakis
Publisher: N.A
Category: Technology & Engineering
Page: 889
View: 8613
Thorough coverage of basic digital communication system principles ensures that readers are exposed to all basic relevant topics in digital communication system design. The use of CD player and JPEG image coding standard as examples of systems that employ modern communication principles allows readers to relate the theory to practical systems. Over 180 worked-out examples throughout the book aids readers in understanding basic concepts. Over 480 problems involving applications to practical systems such as satellite communications systems, ionospheric channels, and mobile radio channels gives readers ample opportunity to practice the concepts they have just learned. With an emphasis on digital communications, Communication Systems Engineering, Second Edition introduces the basic principles underlying the analysis and design of communication systems. In addition, this book gives a solid introduction to analog communications and a review of important mathematical foundation topics. New material has been added on wireless communication systems -- GSM and CDMA/IS-94; turbo codes and iterative decoding; multicarrier (OFDM) systems; multiple antenna systems. Includes thorough coverage of basic digital communication system principles -- including source coding, channel coding, baseband and carrier modulation, channel distortion, channel equalization, synchronization, and wireless communications. Includes basic coverage of analog modulation such as amplitude modulation

Geschichte der Geodäsie in Deutschland

Author: Wolfgang Torge
Publisher: Walter de Gruyter
ISBN: 3110925109
Category: Science
Page: 390
View: 2883
With a history spanning over two thousand years, geodesy belongs, along with astronomy and geography, to the oldest sciences that deal with the topic of the Earth or other celestial bodies. In this work, the development of geodesy is introduced from antiquity through the Middle Ages and the early modern era, right up to the middle of the 20th century, making use of an ever more heavily emphasized concentration on Germany.

Arduino für Dummies

Author: John Nussey,Gerhard Franken
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
Page: 456
View: 6668
Vom Hobbybastler zum großen Entwickler und Künstler Sie wollen Ihrer Kreativität mit dem Arduino freien Lauf lassen, brauchen aber noch Hintergrundwissen? John Nussey und Gerhard Franken führen Sie Schritt für Schritt in die Nutzung des Arduino ein: Sie lernen die Komponenten Ihres Arduino–Boards kennen, erfahren, wie Sie die Software installieren und mit dem ersten Sketch LEDs blinken lassen. Nützliche Werkzeuge wie Steckplatine und Multimeter werden vorgestellt, das Wichtigste zur Elektrizität und zum Löten wird erläutert. Komplexere Schaltungen und Projekte können Sie anhand der vorhandenen Beispielsketche gleich umsetzen. Bald steht der Realisierung Ihrer eigenen Ideen nichts mehr im Wege.

Telecommunication System Engineering

Author: Roger L. Freeman
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9780471451334
Category: Technology & Engineering
Page: 991
View: 7501
From the review of the Third Edition: "A must for anyone in volved in the practical aspects of the telecommunications industry."-CHOICE * Outlines the expertise essential to the successful operation and design of every type of telecommunications networks in use today * New edition is fully revised and expanded to present authoritative coverage of the important developments that have taken place since the previous edition was published * Includes new chapters on hot topics such as cellular radio, asynchronous transfer mode, broadband technologies, and network management