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Communications and Networking

This book "Communications and Networking" focuses on the issues at the lowest two layers of communications and networking and provides recent research results on some of these issues. In particular, it first introduces recent research results on many important issues at the physical layer and data link layer of communications and networking and then briefly shows some results on some other important topics such as security and the application of wireless networks. In summary, this book covers a wide range of interesting topics of communications and networking. The introductions, data, and references in this book will help the readers know more abut this topic and help them explore this exciting and fast-evolving field.

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Communications and NetworkingEdited by Jun Peng

Published: September 28th 2010

DOI: 10.5772/262

ISBN: 978-953-307-114-5

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-5953-7

Copyright year: 2010

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48923 Total Chapter Downloads

19 Crossref Citations

16 Web of Science Citations

30 Dimensions Citations


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1. Transform Domain Based Channel Estimation for 3GPP/LTE Systems

By Moussa Diallo, Rodrigue Rabineau, Laurent Cariou and Maryline Helard


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2. Channel Estimation for Wireless OFDM Communications

By Jia-Chin Lin


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3. OFDM Communication with Cooperative Relays

By Hao Lu, Homayoun Nikookar and Tao Xu


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4. High Throughput Transmissions in OFDM Based Random Access Wireless Networks

By Nuno Souto, Rui Dinis, João Carlos Silva, Paulo Carvalho and Alexandre Lourenço


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5. Joint Subcarrier Matching and Power Allocation for OFDM Multihop System

By Wenyi Wang and Renbiao Wu


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6. MC-CDMA Systems: a General Framework for Performance Evaluation with Linear Equalization

By Barbara Masini, Flavio Zabini and Andrea Conti


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7. Wireless Multimedia Communications and Networking Based on JPEG 2000

By Max Agueh


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8. Downlink Capacity of Distributed Antenna Systems in a Multi-Cell Environment

By Wei Feng, Yunzhou Li, Shidong Zhou and Jing Wang


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9. Innovative Space-Time-Space Block Code for Next Generation Handheld Systems

By Youssef Nasser and Jean-François Helard


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10. Throughput Optimization for UWB-based Ad-Hoc Networks

By Chuanyun Zou


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11. Outage Probability Analysis of Cooperative Communications over Asymmetric Fading Channel

By Youssef Nasser, Sudhan Majhi and Jean-Francois Helard


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12. Indoor Radio Network Optimization

By Lajos Nagy


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13. Introduction to Packet Scheduling Algorithms for Communication Networks

By Tsung-Yu Tsai, Yao-Liang Chung and Zsehong Tsai


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14. Reliable Data Forwarding in Wireless Sensor Networks: Delay and Energy Trade Off

By Gianluca Mazzini, Mohamed Khaled Chahine and Chiara Taddia


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15. Cross-Layer Connection Admission Control Policies for Packetized Systems

By Wei Sheng and Steven Blostein


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16. Advanced Access Schemes for Future Broadband Wireless Networks

By Cedric Gueguen and Sebastien Baey


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17. Medium Access Control in Distributed Wireless Networks

By Jun Peng


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18. Secure Trust-based Cooperative Communications in Wireless Multi-Hop Networks

By Kun Wang, Meng Wu and Subin Shen


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19. Wireless Technologies and Business Models for Municipal Wireless Networks

By Zhe Yang and Abbas Mohammed


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20. Data-Processing and Optimization Methods for Localization-Tracking Systems

By Giuseppe Abreu, Giuseppe Destino and Davide Macagnano


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21. Usage of Mesh Networking in a Continuous-Global Positioning System Array for Tectonic Monitoring

By Hoang-Ha Tran and Kai-Juan Wong


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