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Satellite Communications

This study is motivated by the need to give the reader a broad view of the developments, key concepts, and technologies related to information society evolution, with a focus on the wireless communications and geoinformation technologies and their role in the environment. Giving perspective, it aims at assisting people active in the industry, the public sector, and Earth science fields as well, by providing a base for their continued work and thinking.

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Satellite CommunicationsEdited by Nazzareno Diodato

Published: September 18th 2010

DOI: 10.5772/253

ISBN: 978-953-307-135-0

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-5932-2

Copyright year: 2010

Books open for chapter submissions

77586 Total Chapter Downloads

12 Crossref Citations

28 Web of Science Citations

33 Dimensions Citations


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1. About QoS in DVB-S2/RCS Systems

By Baptiste Jacquemin, Pascal Berthou, Thierry Gayraud and Lionel Bertaux


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2. Antenna System for Land Mobile Satellite Communications

By Basari Basari, Kazuyuki Saito, Masaharu Takahashi and Koichi Ito


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3. Cooperative Strategies for Satellite Access

By Luca Simone Ronga, Rosalba Suffritti and Enrico Del Re


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4. MIMO Channel Modelling for Satellite Communications

By Abbas Mohammed and Asad Mehmood


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5. Analysis of Uses and Metrology : an Experiment in Telecommunications by Satellite and Wireless Network Solution for Rural Areas

By Gilles Puel, Valérie Fernandez and Valérie Fautrero


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6. Design and Implementation of Satellite-Based Networks and Services for Ubiquitous Access to Healthcare

By Georgi Graschew, Theo A. Roelofs, Stefan Rakowsky and Peter M. Schlag


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7. Characterisation and Channel Modelling for Mobile Satellite Communication Systems

By Asad Mehmood and Abbas Mohammed


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8. Combining Satellite and Geospatial Technologies for Exploring Rainstorm Hazard Over Mediterranean Central Area

By Nazzareno Diodato


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9. Design and Simulation of a DVB-S2-like Adaptive Air interface Designed for Low Bit Rate Emergency Communications Satellite Link in Ku/Ka/Q/V Bands

By Ponia Pech, Marie Robert, Alban Duverdier and Michel Bousquet


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10. Mapping and Estimation of Chemical Concentrations in Surface Soils using LANDSAT TM Satellite Imagery

By Balaji Bhaskar Maruthi Sridhar and Robert K. Vincent


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11. OLFISH - a Complete, Paperless Solution for the Collection, Management and Dissemination of Marine Data

By Amos Barkai, Fatima Felaar, Karl Geggus, Zahrah Dantie and Arno Hayes


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12. Vegetation Mapping of the Mond Protected Area of Bushehr Provice (SW Iran)

By Ahmadreza Mehrabian, Abdolrassoul Salman Mahiny, Hossein Mostafavi and Homan Liaghati


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13. Earth to Space Link

By Mandeep Jit Singh, Mardina Abdullah, Baharudin Yatim, Mahamod Ismail and Wayan Suparta


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14. Guidelines for Satellite Tracking

By Dusan Vuckovic, Petar Rajkovic, Dragan Jankovic and Olivera Pavic


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15. Interference in Cellular Satellite Systems

By Ozlem Kilic and Amir I. Zaghloul


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16. Beyong Life-Cycle Utilization of Geostationary Communication Satellites in End-of-Life

By Shi Hu-Li, Han Yan-Ben, Ma Li-Hua, Pei Jun, Yin Zhi-Qiang and Ji Hai-Fu


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17. Planar Antennas for Satellite Communications

By Jorge Sosa-Pedroza, Fabiola Martinez-zuñiga and Mauro Enciso-Aguilar


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18. Power and Spectral Efficient Multiuser Broadband Wireless Communication System

By Santi Maity


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19. Quantum Based Information Transfer in Satellite Communication

By Laszlo Bacsardi and Sandor Imre


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20. Satellite Coverage Optimization Problems with Shaped Reflector Antennas

By Adriano Lisboa, Douglas Vieira and Rodney Saldanha


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21. Satellite Laser Communication

By Paul Christopher


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22. Satellite Motion

By Miljenko Solaric


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23. System Aspects of Active Phased Arrays

By Amir Zaghloul, Ozlem Kilic and Eric C. Kohls


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