450-4054/02 – Measurement in Telecommunications (MTLK)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Cybernetics and Biomedical EngineeringCredits4
Subject guarantordoc. Ing. Radek Martinek, Ph.D.Subject version guarantordoc. Ing. Radek Martinek, Ph.D.
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementOptional
Year1Semesterwinter
Study languageEnglish
Year of introduction2015/2016Year of cancellation
Intended for the facultiesFEIIntended for study typesFollow-up Master
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
MAR944 doc. Ing. Radek Martinek, Ph.D.
Z1I40 doc. Ing. Jan Žídek, CSc.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Credit and Examination 2+2
Combined Credit and Examination 0+12

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

The aim of this subject for the students is their familiarization with basic classes of instruments which are used in this application area, with tools for automation of measurement and with measurement methods used in analog and digital communication systems. This subject gets to the student: Knowledge of basics of graphical programming in development environment LabVIEW. Basic knowledge of measuring instruments control using digital interface. Knowledge of basic classes of measuring instruments for communication systems. Knowledge of basic measurement methods in telecommunications.

Teaching methods

Lectures
Tutorials
Experimental work in labs
Project work

Summary

Development environment for virtual instrumentation, graphical programming language, measuring instrument control via communication interface, instruments for voltage, power and level measurement, signal generators, osciloscopes, BERTS, jittermeters, vector signal generators and analyzers, measurement methods for analog and digital communicaton systems.

Compulsory literature:

[1] Rohde, U. L., Zahnd, H., & Whitaker, J. C. (2017). Communications receivers: principles and design. McGraw-Hill Education. [2] Arslan, H. (Ed.). (2007). Cognitive radio, software defined radio, and adaptive wireless systems. Springer Science & Business Media.

Recommended literature:

[1] Derickson, D.: Digital Communications Test and Measurement: High-Speed Physical Layer Characterization (paperback) (Prentice Hall Signal Integrity Library), Prentice Hall, 2012, ISBN: 978-0133359480. [2] Coombs, C., F.:Communications Network Test & Measurement Handbook, McGraw- Hill 1997, ISBN: 978-0070126176. [3] Rohde, U. L., Zahnd, H., & Whitaker, J. C. (2017). Communications receivers: principles and design. McGraw-Hill Education.

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

Conditions for credit: Handover of semestral projekt documentation

E-learning

Další požadavky na studenta

Basic preliminary knowledge of communication systems principles.

Prerequisities

Subject has no prerequisities.

Co-requisities

Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

Lectures: Modern concept of measuring system for telecommunications, hardware platform, role of the software PC based data acquisition system, HW tools, development environmets, graphical programming, virtual instrument and its parts - front panel, block diagram, express functions Control of measuring instruments via communication interface, basic functions, instrument drivers FDMA - measurements in analog communication systems - basic requirements, measurement of voltage, power and level Signal sources for stimulation during measurement on telecommunication systems,measuring instruments for voltage, power and level measurement TDMA - measurements on digitalcommunication systems, description of principles and measurements in DECT systems Oscilloscopes - basic classes, controls, vertical amplifier and time base, trigger and signal conditioning, logical analyzers Methods and instruments for digital communication systems - jitter and BER mesurements Digital modulation schemes, virtual instrumentation based measurement systems for digitally modulated communication systems CDMA - basic principles of UMTS, principles of measurements in the code domain Spektrum analyzers -basic principles, parameters, configuration VSA - vector signal analysers and vector signal generators, measurements in UMTS systems Laboratories: Getting started with graphical programming in LabVIEW Development of first virtual instrument Control of measuring instruments via communication interface Instrument driver implementation and using Virtual instrument for FDMA systems Stimulation signal generation using plug-in measurement board Virtual oscilloscope Triggering modes of virtual oscilloscopes Simulation of BER measurement Semestral project - asignment of task Semestral project - solving the task Semestral project - debugging and verification

Conditions for subject completion

Full-time form (validity from: 2016/2017 Winter semester, validity until: 2018/2019 Summer semester)
Task nameType of taskMax. number of points
(act. for subtasks)
Min. number of points
Credit and Examination Credit and Examination 100 (100) 51
        Credit Credit 40  20
        Examination Examination 60  11
Mandatory attendence parzicipation: Students should turn up to at least 80% of seminars.

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Academic yearProgrammeField of studySpec.FormStudy language Tut. centreYearWSType of duty
2019/2020 (N2647) Information and Communication Technology (2601T013) Telecommunication Technology P English Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan
2019/2020 (N2647) Information and Communication Technology (2612T059) Mobile Technology P English Ostrava 1 Optional study plan
2019/2020 (N2647) Information and Communication Technology (2601T013) Telecommunication Technology K English Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan
2019/2020 (N2647) Information and Communication Technology (2612T059) Mobile Technology K English Ostrava 1 Optional study plan
2018/2019 (N2647) Information and Communication Technology (2601T013) Telecommunication Technology P English Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan
2018/2019 (N2647) Information and Communication Technology (2612T059) Mobile Technology P English Ostrava 1 Optional study plan
2018/2019 (N2647) Information and Communication Technology (2601T013) Telecommunication Technology K English Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan
2018/2019 (N2647) Information and Communication Technology (2612T059) Mobile Technology K English Ostrava 1 Optional study plan
2017/2018 (N2647) Information and Communication Technology (2601T013) Telecommunication Technology P English Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan
2017/2018 (N2647) Information and Communication Technology (2601T013) Telecommunication Technology K English Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan
2017/2018 (N2647) Information and Communication Technology (2612T059) Mobile Technology P English Ostrava 1 Optional study plan
2017/2018 (N2647) Information and Communication Technology (2612T059) Mobile Technology K English Ostrava 1 Optional study plan
2016/2017 (N2647) Information and Communication Technology (2601T013) Telecommunication Technology P English Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan
2016/2017 (N2647) Information and Communication Technology (2601T013) Telecommunication Technology K English Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan
2016/2017 (N2647) Information and Communication Technology (2612T059) Mobile Technology P English Ostrava 1 Optional study plan
2016/2017 (N2647) Information and Communication Technology (2612T059) Mobile Technology K English Ostrava 1 Optional study plan
2015/2016 (N2647) Information and Communication Technology (2601T013) Telecommunication Technology P English Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan
2015/2016 (N2647) Information and Communication Technology (2601T013) Telecommunication Technology K English Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan
2015/2016 (N2647) Information and Communication Technology (2612T059) Mobile Technology P English Ostrava 1 Optional study plan
2015/2016 (N2647) Information and Communication Technology (2612T059) Mobile Technology K English Ostrava 1 Optional study plan

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