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Digital Communication – Beginner to Expert

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Digital Communication – Beginner to Expert

The course gives a comprehensive and detailed view of the general structure of digital communication systems including transmitter and receiver designs as well as the different types of wireless channels that may be encountered in communication systems. In particular, it covers topics like real and complex random vectors, signal space representations, and advanced digital modulation/demodulation techniques such as ASK, PSK, FSK, BPSK, M-ASK, M-PSK, M-FSK, QPSK, QAM, OFDM, OFDM-IM, OFDM-SNM, OFDM-SPM, and MIMO-SM. In addition, the course will cover digital data transmission over noisy and fading channels, as well as the design of ideal transceivers for recovering the received data. Moreover, the calculation of key performance metrics in digital communication systems such as bit error probability, data rate, and throughput will also be explained and discussed in this course. More specifically, the covered topics in the course are listed as follows:

Lesson 1: Introduction to the basic processing blocks in digital transceivers systems (source coding, channel coding, modulation, pulse selection, synchronization, detection, demodulation, decoding, equalization).

Lesson 2 – More details about basic processing blocks + Quantization and Analog to digital conversion (ADC).

Lesson 3 – Quantization Noise and its probability distribution function (PDF) in pulse code modulation (PCM).

Lesson 4 – Nonuniform Quantization + Advantages of PCM + Line codes & D-encoding.

Lesson 5 – Time Division Multiplexing (TDM).

Lesson 6 – Digital Multiplexers and their different types.

Lesson 7 – Delta modulation: Concept, Advantages, Disadvantages, and Solutions. Lesson 8 – Linear Prediction Filters (LPC).

Lesson 9 – Base-band Pulse Transmission: Matched Filters.

Lesson 10 – Probability of Error over AWGN Channel.

Lesson 11 – Inter-Symbol Interference (ISI) and Raised Cosine Pulse Shaping Filter.

Lesson 12 – Correlative level (duo binary) coding for doubling channel capacity.

Lesson 13 – Addressing the drawbacks of Correlative level (duo binary) Coding.

Lesson 14 – Passband Data Transmission and Basic Concepts of Digital Modulation.

Lesson 15 – New types of carriers & features for digital modulation (IM, NM, SM).

Lesson 16 – Binary phase-shift keying (BPSK).

Lesson 17 – Quadrature phase-shift keying (QPSK).

Lesson 18 – Offset and Shifted Quadrature Phase-Shift Keying (OQPSK).

Lesson 19 – M-array phase-shift keying (MPSK) & M-array quadrature amplitude (MQAM).

Lesson 20 – Non-coherent modulation: Transmission & detection of non-coherent BFSK.

Lesson 21 – Non-coherent differential binary phase-shift keying (DBPSK) & detection.

So, the course basically covers the general structure of Digital Communication systems, real and complex random vectors, signal space representations, digital modulation/demodulation techniques, digital data transmission over noisy channels and ideal receiver design, the bit error probability in digital data communication, techniques, and basic limits of data communication, entropy, channel capacity, and coding methods. What you’ll learn Learn the exact generic meaning of modulation and why we must have it in most telecom systems Gain the ability to apply digital theorems for communication systems Understand the most common transmission techniques in digital communication systems Identification of signals and modulation types in digital communication systems Calculation of digital communication system performance Design and analysis of efficient digital communication systems Design of channel equalization and symbol synchronization systems Interpret the results of numerical communication coding techniques according to performance analysis Are there any course requirements or prerequisites? True desire to learn this subject Basic knowledge of Mathematics Basic knowledge in signal processing No programming experience required Who this course is for: COMPUTER ENGINEERING STUDENTS ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING STUDENTS TELECOMMUNICATION ENGINEERING STUDENTS WORKING ENGINEERS WHO WANT TO REFRESH THEIR KNOWLEDGE

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This course provides an introduction to the theory of digital communication (DC).

where it covers the general structure of DC systems, real and complex random vectors, signal space representations, digital modulation/demodulation techniques, digital data transmission over noisy channels and ideal receiver design, the bit error probability in digital data communication, techniques and basic limits of data communication, entropy, channel capacity, and coding methods >>

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What Will You Learn?

  • Gain the ability to apply digital theorems for communication systems
  • Understand most common transmission techniques in digital communication systems
  • Identification of signals and modulation types in digital communication systems
  • Calculation of digital communication system performance
  • Design and analysis of efficient digital communication systems
  • Design of channel equalization and symbol synchronization systems
  • Interpret the results of numerical communication coding techniques according to performance analysis

Course Content

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These are the main subjects discussed in this course

  • L1 – Introduction to basic processing blocks in digital transceivers systems
    23:19
  • L2 – More details about basic processing blocks + Quantization and ADC
    21:22
  • The basic block components of a digital communication system – follow up – L3
    25:21
  • Examples on methods & techniques done in the block components of a digital communication system
    13:50
  • Overview of different types of modulation schemes in digital communication systems
    03:04
  • Sampling, quantization, and encoding processes in the digital to analog converters (ADC and DAC)
    17:28
  • L3 – Quantization Noise and its PDF in PCM
    46:09
  • L5 – Time Division Multiplexing (TDM) (Tutorial 5)
    26:47
  • L4 – Nonuniform Quantization + Advantages of PCM + Line codes & D-encoding
    42:52
  • L6 – Digital Multiplexers and its different types (Tutorial 6)
    33:28
  • L7 – Delta modulation: Concept, Advantages, Disadvantages, and Solutions
    37:50
  • L8 – Linear Prediction Filters (LPC) (Tutorial 8)
    28:25
  • L9 – Base-band Pulse Transmission: Matched Filters (Tutorial 9)
    15:09
  • L10 – Probability of Error over AWGN Channel (Tutorial 10)
    37:58
  • L11 – Inter-Symbol Interference (ISI) and Raised Cosine Pulse Shaping Filter (Tutorial 11)
    01:00:03
  • L12 – Correlative level (duo binary) coding for doubling channel capacity (Tutorial 12)
    24:07
  • L13 – Addressing the drawbacks of Correlative level (duo binary) Coding
    26:04
  • L14 – Passband Data Transmission and Basic Concepts of Digital Modulation
    48:59
  • L15 – New types of carriers & features for digital modulation (IM, NM, SM)
    14:19
  • L16 – Binary phase shift keying (BPSK)
    36:56
  • L17 – Quadrature phase shift keying (QPSK)
    52:39
  • L18 – Offset and Shifted Quadrature Phase-Shift Keying (OQPSK)
    27:20
  • L19 – M-array phase-shift keying (MPSK) & M-array quadrature amplitude (MQAM)
    50:09
  • L20 – Non-coherent modulation: Transmission & detection of non-coherent BFSK
    20:42
  • L21 – Non-coherent differential binary phase-shift keying (DBPSK) & detection
    19:16
  • Quiz 1

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M
6 months ago
I actually really enjoyed this course. I appreciate the effort put into the course and the slides. thank you !
6 months ago
A course that should be taken by everyone who aims to work in the field of telecommunication. The trainer explained the course with all the details.
CL
1 year ago
Very helpful and useful course, and how can I find the complete course on YouTube
Dr. Hamamreh
2 years ago
Very helpful and useful course that can prepare you for a research career or engineering career in the field of telecommunication systems
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