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Politecnico di Torino
Academic Year 2007/08
01EKGBN, 01EKGBT
Mobile communication networks
1st degree and Bachelor-level of the Bologna process in Telecommunication Engineering - Torino
1st degree and Bachelor-level of the Bologna process in Information And Communication Technologies Engineering - Torino
Teacher Status SSD Les Ex Lab Tut Years teaching
Meo Michela ORARIO RICEVIMENTO O2 ING-INF/03 5 0 0 0 1
SSD CFU Activities Area context
ING-INF/03 5 B - Caratterizzanti Ingegneria delle telecomunicazioni
Objectives of the course
The course covers the main topics on wireless and mobile communication network in operation today, focusing on GSM and Wi-Fi networks.
Prerequisites
Basic knowledge of telecommunication networks.
Syllabus
Basic notions on wireless transmissions
Legacy telephone networks and the SS7 signalling network
Wireless cellular networks: introduction and dimensioning principles
GSM networks:
o architectures and services
o algorithms and protocols
o Physical and logical channels
o Mobility management
o GSM procedures

GSM phase 2+:
o EDGE
o GPRS:
o Architecture and services
o Algorithms and protocols
o Physical and logical channels
o Mobility management

Wireless LANs (WLAN):
o IEEE 802.11 and Wi-Fi
o The IEEE 802.11 standard evolution
o Network architecture
o Physical layer
o MAC layer
Bibliography
O. Bertazioli, L. Favalli, GSM-GPRS 2a ed., Hoepli Informatica, 2003
T.S. Rappaport, Wireless Communications: Principles and Practice, Prentice Hall, 1996
M. Gast, 802.11 Wireless Networks the Definitive Guide, O'Reilly, 2005
Revisions / Exam
written.

Programma definitivo per l'A.A.2006/07
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