MCA-402 Mobile Communications Course Contents:
Overview of OSI Model : Significance of layered Model , PDUs, SDUs,IDUs, Higher layer Protocols. Switching and Components. Introduction, Applications, history, of wired & wireless Communication systems. Radio Transmission: frequencies ,signal propagation, antenna , types of modulation, FHSS, DSSS. Multiple Access technology for Wireless Communication : FDMA,TDMA,CDMA Cellular System: Introduction, types.
Mobile Data Communication: Cellular Telephony, Structure, Fading, Small scale fading, Multi-path Fading, Speech Coding, Error Coding and Correction, Hand off Management, Switching and authentication, MTSO interconnections, frequency hopping, frequency reuse. Circuit Switched Data Services & Packet Switched Data Services on Cellular Networks, Personal Communication Systems (PCS) Architecture, Digital Enhanced Cordless Telecommunications (DECT,) Personal Access Comm.
Digital Cellular Systems and Standards: GSM System overview, Architecture, GSM Protocol Model, GSM Mobility Management, SMS security aspects. Broadcast System overview. General Packet Service (GRPS) Architecture, GRPS Network, Interfaces and Procedures (2.5 G), 3G Mobile Services: UMTS and International Mobile Telecommunications (IMT-2000), W-C DMA and CDMA 2000,Quality of service in 3G .
WLAN : Components and working of Wireless LAN, Transmission Media for WLAN, Infrastructure & types of WLAN, IEEE 802.11 Standards , Protocols for WLAN ,MACA,MACAW, Infrared technology. Wireless Application Protocol (WAP) model, architecture, Gateway, WAP protocols and WML
Introduction to Bluetooth technology. Wireless in Local Loop (WLL) architecture, products. Satellite as a switch, Components of VSAT system, VSAT topologies, access schemes.
1. Jochen Schiller “Mobile Communication”, Pearson Education.
2. Yi –Bing Lin and Imrich Chlamtac “Wireless and Mobile Network Architectures”, Wiley India.
3. Raj Pandaya “Mobile and Personal Communication System & Services”.
4. Uwe Hansmann, Lothar Merk “Principles of Mobile Computing” 2nd Ed. Wiley India.
5. Roger L. Freeman “ Telecom Transmission handbook” 4th ed. 1998 John Wiley & Sons Inc. New York.
6. Lee “Mobile Cellular Telecom” 1995 Mc Graw Hill.
Note : Paper is to be set unit wise with internal choice.