This is part of the syl­labi col­lec­tion.

Mobile Communication Syllabus

The main course­book is by Schiller (2003).

Introduction

  • Evolution of mo­bile com­mu­ni­ca­tion
  • Mobile and wire­less de­vices
  • A his­tory of wire­less com­mu­ni­ca­tion
  • A mar­ket for mo­bile com­mu­ni­ca­tions
  • A sim­pli­fied ref­er­ence model for mo­bile com­mu­ni­ca­tions

Wireless Transmission

  • Brief in­tro­duc­tion of fre­quen­cies for ra­dio trans­mis­sion
  • Signal prop­a­ga­tion
  • Multiplexing
  • Modulation
  • Spread spec­trum
  • Cellular sys­tem

Medium Access Control

  • Introduction to MAC
  • Telecommunication sys­tems
  • GSM
  • DECT
  • TETRA
  • UMTS
  • IMT-2000

Satellite Systems

  • Review of sys­tems
  • Review of broad­cast sys­tems

Wireless LAN

  • IEEE 802-11 Protocol
  • System Architecture
  • Protocol Architecture
  • Physical Layer
  • MAC Layer
  • Newer Developments
  • Hiper LAN
  • Bluetooth Technology

Mobile Network Layer

  • Mobile IP
  • Mobile host con­fig­u­ra­tion net­work
  • Mobile ad-hoc net­works

Mobile Transport Layer

  • Traditional TCP
  • Classical TCP im­prove­ment
  • TCP over wire­less net­work
  • Performance en­hanc­ing prox­ies

Support for Mobility

  • File sys­tems
  • World Wide Web
  • Wireless Application Protocol
  • I-mode
  • Sync ML
  • WAP 2.0 etc.
  • Architecture of fu­ture Network and Applications

References

Schiller, J.H. 2003. Mobile Communications. Addison-Wesley. https://​books.google.co.in/​books?id=Fdo­jEVT1O­j4C.