Volume 2. Academic Press Library in Signal Processing

1st Edition

Communications and Radar Signal Processing

  • Electronic ISBN 9780123972248


This second volume, edited and authored by world leading experts, gives a review of the principles, methods and techniques of important and emerging research topics and technologies in communications and radar engineering.

With this reference source you will:

  • Quickly grasp a new area of research 
  • Understand the underlying principles of a topic and its application
  • Ascertain how a topic relates to other areas and learn of the research issues yet to be resolved

Key Features

    • Quick tutorial reviews of important and emerging topics of research in communications and radar engineering
    • Presents core principles in signal processing theory and shows their application
    • Reference content on core principles, technologies, algorithms and applications
    • Comprehensive references to journal articles and other literature on which to build further, more specific and detailed knowledge
    • Edited by leading people in the field who, through their reputation, have been able to commission experts to write on a particular topic


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    Table of Contents


    Signal Processing at Your Fingertips!

    About the Editors

    Section Editors

    Section 1

    Section 2

    Authors Biography

    Chapter 2

    Chapter 3

    Chapter 4

    Chapter 5

    Chapter 6

    Chapter 7

    Chapter 8

    Chapter 9

    Chapter 11

    Chapter 12

    Chapter 13

    Chapter 14

    Chapter 15

    Chapter 16

    Chapter 17

    Chapter 18

    Chapter 19

    Chapter 20

    Chapter 21

    Chapter 22

    Section 1: Signal Processing for Communications Modules

    Chapter 1. Introduction to Signal Processing for Communications

    2.01.1 Some history

    2.01.2 Contents and contributors

    2.01.3 Outlook


    Chapter 2. Synchronization


    2.02.1 Introduction

    2.02.2 Synchronization in flat fading channel

    2.02.3 Synchronization for non-flat fading channels

    2.02.4 Multiuser synchronization

    2.02.5 Network synchronization

    2.02.6 Conclusion


    Chapter 3. Channel Estimation, Equalization, Precoding, and Tracking


    2.03.1 Introduction

    2.03.2 Channel models

    2.03.3 Channel estimation

    2.03.4 Equalization

    2.03.5 Precoding

    2.03.6 Tracking

    2.03.7 Conclusion


    Chapter 4. Blind Signal Separation for Digital Communication Data


    2.04.1 Introduction

    2.04.2 Signals

    2.04.3 Instantaneous mixtures

    2.04.4 Convolutive mixtures: case of sparse channels

    2.04.5 Convolutive mixtures

    2.04.6 Simulation

    2.04.7 Extensions and further readings

    2.04.8 Conclusion


    Chapter 5. OFDM and Multicarrier Signal Processing


    2.05.1 Introduction

    2.05.2 Mathematical background

    2.05.3 Single carrier background


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