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Telecommunication Circuit Design, 2nd Edition

ISBN: 978-0-471-41542-8
440 pages
December 2001
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This new edition of the popular guide to telecommunications circuit design offers the same comprehensive coverage found in the first edition, but now features additional sections on mobile and wireless phones and pagers, compact antennas, switches, power amplifiers, and TDMA and CDMA modulation schemes. Also new to this edition is a chapter devoted to the design of cellular phones, as well as new end-of-chapter exercises.
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Table of Contents


Chapter One. The Hstory of Telecommunications.

Chapter Two. Amplitude Modulated Radio Transmitter.

Chapter Three. The Amplitude-Modulated Radio Receiver.

Chapter Four. Frequency Modulated Radio Transmitter.

Chapter Five. The Frequency Modulated Radio Receiver.

Chapter Six. The Television Transmitter.

Chapter Seven. The Television Receiver.

Chapter Eight. The Telephone Network.

Chapter Nine. Signal Processing in the Telephone System.

Chapter Ten. The Facsimile Machine.

Chapter Eleven. Personal Wireless Communication System.

Chapter Twelve. Telecommunication Transmission Media.

Appendix A. The Transformer.

Appendix B. Designation of Frequencies.

Appendix C. The Electromagnetic Spectrum.

Appendix D. The Modified Huffman Data Compression Code.

Appendix E. Electronic Memory.

Appendix F. Binary Coded Decimal to Seven-Segment Decoder.

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Author Information

PATRICK D. VAN DER PUIJE, PhD, recently retired after serving for thirty years as Professor of Electrical Engineering at Carleton University in Ottawa, Canada.
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"...useful as a reference for beginning students...and for self-study..." (IEEE Circuits & Devices Magazine, May 2003)
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