RDE432 Transmission Systems (special course)

Code RDE432
Name Transmission Systems (special course)
Status Compulsory/Courses of Limited Choice
Level and type Post-graduate Studies, Academic
Field of study Electronics and Telecommunications
Academic staff Rolands Parts, Sandis Spolītis, Vjačeslavs Bobrovs, Jānis Braunfelds
Credit points 4.0 (6.0 ECTS)
Parts 1
Annotation The course deals with transmission systems (TS) at an advanced level. It includes the theoretical analysis of TS, as well as their practical implementation. In the laboratory students are trained in the practical skills in the area of TS. The following topics are discussed: noise and its influence on transmission quality, regeneration of digital signals, baseband line codes, passband line codes, clock extraction and timing, xDSL technologies. .
Goals and objectives
of the course in terms
of competences and skills
The goal of the course: to acquire advanced theoretical knowledge about transmission systems (TS). The objectives: 1. to get familiar with the theoretical analysis of TS and its practical implementation; 2. to develop skills in order to make practical measurements of TS; 3. to promote understanding of major trends in the development of TS in relation to telecommunications networks.
Learning outcomes
and assessment
Students are able to use professional literature and conduct elementary research in the field independently. - Problem solving and discussions. Report Term Paper.
Students are able to carry out measurements in the field of transmission systems independently. - Training at the laboratory.
Students are able to demonstrate understanding of transmission system theory at Master level. - Tests, Term Project and exam.
Course prerequisites Students are expected to have a basic knowledge of transmission systems.

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