norsk norsk&engelsk / norwegian&english

Course Description ELE3141 - Wireless Communication (2003/2004)

ECTS Credits6
Duration1 semester (Spring)

The intention of the course is to give an introduction to and an overview of systems for wireless communication based on use of radiowaves. Different kinds of actual radiosystems will be treated such as systems for audio and video broadcasting, mobile communication, navigation and system for interfacing equipment and units.


An introduction to radio communication
- system development
- radio transmission
- noise estimates
Broadcasting systems for audio and video
- analog and digital systems
Satellite systems
Mobile communication:
-earth-bound and satellite-based systems. NMT, GSM and UMTS Radiosystems for short and very short distances:
- wireless LAN, Bluetooth and others
Navigation systems: - GPS, ILS and others

Study MethodsLectures, Arithmetic exercises, Excurcions
Guest lectures
AssessmentWritten Exam, 4 hours
Grading SystemAlphabetical Scale, A (best) - F (fail)
Course RequirementsAssignments
Exact numer will be given at the start of the semester
Supplementary Information