Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Novel Applications of the UWB Technologies

Edited by Boris Lembrikov

Holon Institute of Technology (HIT)

Ultra wideband (UWB) communication systems are characterized by high data rates, low cost, multipath immunity, and low power transmission. In 2002, the Federal Communication Commission (FCC) legalized low power UWB emission between 3.1 GHz and 10.6 GHz for indoor communication devices stimulating rapid development of UWB technologies and applications. The proposed book Novel Applications of the UWB Technologies consists of 5 parts and 20 chapters concerning the general problems of UWB communication systems, and novel UWB applications in personal area networks (PANs), medicine, radars and localization systems. The book will be interesting for engineers and researchers occupied in the field of UWB technology.

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Novel Applications of the UWB TechnologiesEdited by Boris Lembrikov

Published: August 1st 2011

DOI: 10.5772/716

ISBN: 978-953-307-324-8

Copyright year: 2011

Books open for chapter submissions

42875 Total Chapter Downloads

9 Crossref Citations

9 Web of Science Citations

14 Dimensions Citations

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1. Multiband OFDM Modulation and Demodulation for Ultra Wideband Communications

By Runfeng Yang and R. Simon Sherratt

2768

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2. Orthogonal Pulse-Based Modulation Schemes for Time Hopping Ultra Wideband Radio Systems

By Sudhan Majhi and Youssef Nasser

1978

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3. A 0.13um CMOS 6-9GHz 9-Bands Double-Carrier OFDM Transceiver for Ultra Wideband Applications

By Li Wei, Chen Yunfeng, Gao Ting, Zhou Feng, Chen Danfeng, Fu Haipeng and Cai Deyun

2316

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4. Implementation-Aware System-Level Simulations for IR-UWB Receivers: Approach and Design Methodology

By Marco Crepaldi, Ilze Aulika and Danilo Demarchi

1744

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5. Time-Hopping Correlation Property and Its Effects on THSS-UWB System

By Zhenyu Zhang, Fanxin Zeng, Lijia Ge and Guixin Xuan

1164

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6. Fine Synchronization in UWB Ad-Hoc Environments

By Moez Hizem and Ridha Bouallegue

1512

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7. High-Speed Wireless Personal Area Networks: An Application of UWB Technologies

By H. K. Lau

6783

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8. UWB Technology for WSN Applications

By Anwarul Azim, M. A Matin, Asaduzzaman and Nowshad Amin

2471

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9. Green Femtocell Based on UWB Technologies

By Moshe Ran and Yossef Ben Ezra

2083

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10. A Telematics System Using In-Vehicle UWB Communications

By I.J. Garcia Zuazola, J.M.H. Elmirghani and J.C. Batchelor

1887

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11. UWB Cognitive Radios

By Sithamparanathan Kandeepan, Gianmarco Baldini and Radoslaw Piesiewicz

1958

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12. Detection and Avoidance Scheme for DS-UWB System: A Step Towards Cognitive Radio

By Shaoyi Xu and Rumin Yang

1212

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13. Performance Analysis of Spectrum Management Technique by Using Cognitive Radio

By Keisuke Sodeyama and Ryuji Kohno

1250

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14. The Future of Ultra Wideband Systems in Medicine: Orthopedic Surgical Navigation

By Mohamed Mahfouz, Michael Kuhn and Gary To

2924

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15. Ultra-Wideband Pulse-Based Microwave Imaging for Breast Cancer Detection: Experimental Issues and Compensations

By Joshua C. Y. Lai, Cheong Boon Soh, Kay Soon Low and Erry Gunawan

2596

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16. Frequency Domain Skin Artifact Removal Method for Ultra-Wideband Breast Cancer Detection

By Arash Maskooki, Cheong Boon Soh, Erry Gunawan and Kay Soon Low

1749

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17. Full-Wave Modelling of Ground-Penetrating Radars: Antenna Mutual Coupling Phenomena and Sub-Surface Scattering Processes

By Diego Caratelli and Alexander Yarovoy

1910

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18. Impact of Ultra Wide Band Emission on Next Generation Weather RADAR and the Downlink of UMTS2600

By Bazil Taha Ahmed and Miguel Calvo Ramon

1357

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19. High-Precision Time-of-Arrival Estimation for UWB Localizers in Indoor Multipath Channels

By Marzieh Dashti, Mir Ghoraishi, Katsuyuki Haneda and Jun-ichi Takada

2032

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20. Novel Mechanisms for Location-Tracking Systems

By Giuseppe Destino and Giuseppe Abreu

1181

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