Politecnico di Torino
Politecnico di Torino
Politecnico di Torino
Academic Year 2007/08
Electrical Communications
1st degree and Bachelor-level of the Bologna process in Telecommunication Engineering - Torino
Teacher Status SSD Les Ex Lab Tut Years teaching
Camatel Stefano       4 1 0 0 1
SSD CFU Activities Area context
ING-INF/03 5 B - Caratterizzanti Ingegneria delle telecomunicazioni
Objectives of the course
The course gives basic foundations on electrical communications systems. It covers noise in telecommunications, analogue transmission, PCM techniques and source information theory.
Signal Theory, Basic mathematical courses.
The module is devoted to the following topics on telecommunication theory:
Introduction on electrical communications: analogue and digital transmission, guided and free-space propagation, frequency bands
Noise in electronic circuits and its effects on telecommunication systems
Amplitude and Frequency modulation (AM and FM): principles, performance
Frequency division multiplexing (FDM)
Sampling and quantization on analogue signals: principles and performance of PCM systems
Source coding: information, entropy, compression and the Huffman coding
no official textbooks, handouts are available to students
Revisions / Exam
written examination, oral examination optional

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

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