Wireless and Cellular Communications
By Lee, William C. Y.
The wireless pioneer William C.Y. Lee, technology leader and author of the #1 book on wireless communications, has now completely updated his classic. This all-new, in-depth engineering guide for both voice and data services, Wi-Fi, 3G, WiMAX, and more, is essential reading for anyone working in this dynamic field.
  • On-the-ground engineering coverage of B2G, 3G, B3G, 4G, and all other major systems
  • Specifications for AMPS, GSM Family, iDEN, PHS, cdmaOne, WCDMA, HSDPA, CDMA2000, EV-DO, EV-DV, TD-SCDMA, Wi-Fi, WiMAX, etc.
  • Antenna specifications for base stations and handsets
  • Introduction of new technologies -- CS-OFDM, MIMO, LDPC, Turbo Code, CCK Code, RFID, etc.
  • Engineering parameters for portable systems, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, UWB, ZigBee, IR, and more
  • Intelligent Cells -- All IP, in-building systems, etc.
  • Intelligent Networks -- All IP, ad hoc, mesh, sensor, etc.
  • Switches -- Circuit, Packet, ATM, Soft, etc.

INSIDE: INSIGHTFUL, IN-DEPTH ENGINEERING
* Introduction to Wireless Communications * Introduction to Cellular Systems * Specification of Analog Cellular Systems * Specification of Digital Cellular Systems * Specification of Newly Mobile Systems * Specification of WLAN and WMAN Systems * Cell Coverage and Antennas * Cochannel Interference * Types of Noncochannel Interference * Frequency Management and Channel Assignment * Handoffs and Dropped Calls * Operational Technology and Techniques * Switching and Traffic * Data Links and Microwaves * System Evaluations * Intelligent Cell Concept * Intelligent and All-IP Networks * Mobile Communications-Related Topics * 4G Perspectives


DOI: 10.1036/0071436863

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Author Biography

William C. Y. Lee is vice president and chief scientist at Vodafone AirTouch Plc. His Mobile Cellular Telecommunications, Second Edition, is one of McGraw-Hill's best-selling engineering titles. He is also author of the popular Mobile Communications Engineering, Second Edition, also from McGraw-Hill. He is an IEEE Fellow and a recipient of the IEEE Third Millennium Medal 2000.


Wireless and Cellular Communications
Author(s): Lee, William C. Y.
ISBN: 0071436863
DOI: 10.1036/0071436863

Format: hardcover, 821 pages.
Pub date: 26 Oct 2005
Copyright: 2006
$99.95 US
Product Line: McGraw-Hill Professional

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