Wireless Network

Learning Outcomes: 
After learning the course the students should be able to:
• Understand the fundamentals concepts of wireless communication and IEEE standards
• Understand the architecture of GSM and GPRS, call routing and internet access through mobile device
• Learn to simulate wireless networks and analyze the simulation results
• Demonstrate knowledge of programming for wireless network communications
Syllabus: 
Unit NoTopics
1

Introduction, Transmission Fundamentals:

Signals for Conveying Information, Analog and Digital Data Transmission, Channel Capacity, Transmission Media, Multiplexing

Communication Networks:

LANs, MANs and WANs, Switching Techniques, Circuit Switching, Packet Switching,

Protocols and the TCP IP Suite-

The Need for a Protocol Architecture, The TCP/IP Protocol Architecture, The OSI Mo del, Internetworking

2

Cellular Wireless Networks:

Principles of Cellular Networks, First-Generation Analog Second-Generation TDMA Second-Generation CDMA, Third-Generation Systems

Antennas and Propagation:

Antennas, Propagation Modes, Line-of-Sight Transmission, Fading in the Mobile Environment

Modulation Techniques:

Signal Encoding Criteria, Digital Data- Analog Signals, Analog Data-Analog Signals, Analog Data-Digital Signals

Spread Spectrum:

The Concept of Spread Spectrum, Frequency Hopping Spread Spectrum, Direct Sequence Spread Spectrum, Code Division Multiple Access,

Coding and Error Control:

Error Detection, Block Error Correction Codes , Convolutional Codes, Automatic Repeat Request

3

Multiple access in Wireless System:

Multiple access scheme, frequency division multiple access, Time division multiple access, code division multiple access, space division multiple access, packet radio access, multiple access with collision avoidance.

Global System for Mobile Communication:

Global system for mobile communication, GSM architecture, GSM entities, call routing in GSM,PLMN interface, GSM addresses and identifiers, network aspects in GSM,GSM frequency allocation, authentication and security

General Packet Radio Service(GPRS):

GPRS and packet data network, GPRS network architecture, GPRS network operation, data services in GPRS, Applications of GPRS, Billing and charging in GPRS

Wireless System Operations And Standards:

Cordless Systems, Wireless Local Loop, WiMAX and IEEE 802.16 Broadband Wireless Access Standards , Mobile IP and Wireless Application Protocol

4

Wi-Fi and the IEEE 802.11 Wireless LAN Standard:

IEEE 802 architecture, IEEE 802.11 architecture and services, IEEE 802.11 Medium access control, IEEE 802.11 physical layer, Wi-Fi protected access. 

5

Bluetooth:

Radio specification, baseband specification, link manager specification, logical link control and adaption protocol

6

Android Fundamentals:

Android APIs, Android Architecture, Application Framework, The Application components, The manifest file, downloading and installing Android, Exploring the Development Environment, Developing and Executing the first Android application, Working with Activities, The LinearLayout Layout, The RelativeLayout Layout, The ScrollView Layout, The TableLayout Layout, The FrameLayout Layout, Using the TextView, EditText View, Button View, RadioButton, CheckBox, ImageButton, RatingBar, The options Menu, The Context Menu. 

Text Books: 
Name : 
Wireless Communications & Networks
Author: 
William Stallings
Publication: 
Pearson
Edition: 
2nd Edition
Name : 
Mobile ComputingTechnology,Applications and service creation
Author: 
Asoke K Telukder, Roopa R Yavagal
Publication: 
TMH
Reference Books: 
Name: 
Android Application Development Black Book
Author: 
Pradeep Kothari
Publication: 
dreamtech press
Name: 
Wireless and mobile networks
Author: 
Dr. Sunilkumar S. Manvi, Dr. Mahabaleshwar S.Kakkasageri
Publication: 
WILEY
Name: 
Mobile Computing
Author: 
Raj Kamal
Publication: 
Oxford
Syllabus PDF: 
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branch: 
CBA
Course: 
2014
Stream: 
B.Tech