WIDEBAND COMMUNICATION SYSTEMS

Course Information
TitleΣΥΣΤΗΜΑΤΑ ΕΥΡΥΖΩΝΙΚΩΝ ΕΠΙΚΟΙΝΩΝΙΩΝ / WIDEBAND COMMUNICATION SYSTEMS
CodeΜΗΦ744
FacultySciences
SchoolPhysics
Cycle / Level2nd / Postgraduate
Teaching PeriodWinter/Spring
CommonNo
StatusActive
Course ID40002816

Programme of Study: Electronic Physics (Radioelectrology)

Registered students: 5
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
Īlektronikī Technología TīlepikoinōniṓnCompulsory Course belonging to the selected specialization (Compulsory Specialization Course)327

Class Information
Academic Year2018 – 2019
Class PeriodWinter
Instructors from Other Categories
Weekly Hours2
Class ID
600133703
Type of the Course
  • Scientific Area
Course Category
Specific Foundation / Core
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Erasmus
The course is also offered to exchange programme students.
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
Prerequisites
General Prerequisites
Telecommunication Systems
Learning Outcomes
Students obtain basic knowledge about the structure and operation of modern wired and wireless broadband communication systems.
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
  • Work autonomously
  • Generate new research ideas
Course Content (Syllabus)
Wireless Communications Part 1 (2 Hours): Introduction to the wireless broadband communications. Part 2 (3 Hours): OFDM and OFDMA technology. Part 3 (4 Hours): Long Term Evolution (LTE) and Wi-MAX Part 4 (3 Hours): IMT Advanced (4G) Optical Communications Part 1 (2 Hours): Introduction to optical communications Part 2 (4 Hours): Optical Fibers (Propagation, Types and characteristics, Optical signal degradation - Attenuation - Dispersion - Non linear phenomena, connections) - Optical Cables Part 3 (1 Hour): Passive elements, Optical sources - Photodetectors (optical receivers) Part 4 (1 Hour): Repeaters - Optical amplifiers Part 5 (1 Hour): Wavelength Division Multiplexing (WDM) Part 6 (3 Hours): Optical fiber networks (broadband applications and their specifications) - Optical Communication System Design.
Educational Material Types
  • Slide presentations
  • Video lectures
  • Book
Use of Information and Communication Technologies
Use of ICT
  • Use of ICT in Course Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Communication with Students
Course Organization
ActivitiesWorkloadECTSIndividualTeamworkErasmus
Lectures
Fieldwork
Written assigments
Exams
Total
Student Assessment
Description
1. Written exams (end of semester). 2. Assignment 3. Application Exercises
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Exam with Multiple Choice Questions (Summative)
  • Written Exam with Short Answer Questions (Summative)
  • Written Assignment (Summative)
  • Performance / Staging (Summative)
  • Written Exam with Problem Solving (Summative)
Bibliography
Additional bibliography for study
1. 4G LTE/LTE-Advanced for Mobile Broadband, Erik Dahlman, Stefan Parkvall, Johan Skold, Elsevier, 2011. 2. Fundamentals of WiMAX: Understanding Broadband Wireless Networking, Arunabha Ghosh, Austin Jeffrey G. Andrews, and Rias Muhamed, Prentice Hall, 2007. 3. Gerd Keiser, Optical Fiber Communications, McGraw-Hill Science/Engineering/Math; 4th edition, 2010. 4. Govind P. Agrawal, Fiber-Optic Communication Systems, Wiley, 4th Edition, 2010 5. Paul E. Green, Δίκτυα Οπτικών Ινών, Εκδ. Παπασωτηρίου, 1994. 6. Διαφάνειες μαθήματος και τρέχουσα διεθνής αρθρογραφία
Last Update
23-02-2016