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List of courses

Elec4, semester 8, TR4 — Telecommunications and Network Major

  1. RF, HF and microwave devices (EP4E8941, 3 ECTS, 45h)
    1. Electromagnetic compatibility (EP4E89414, 7,5h C, 7,5h T)
      • The mathematical and practical tools of the EMC Engineer
      • Conducted and radiated coupling; reduction
      • Grounding and earthing
      • Shielding
      • Common mode current management
      • Lightning effects
      • Immunity testing
    2. Microwave specialized devices and circuits (EP4E89412, 7,5h C, 7,5h T)
      • Microwave transmission lines
      • Passive microwave circuits
      • Introduction to active microwave devices
      • Microwave measurements: network analyzer, spectrum analyzer, microwave sources
    3. RF specialized devices and circuits (EP4E89413, 7,5h C, 7,5h T)
      • Introduction
      • Radiofrequency system
      • Propagation channel
      • Smart power: Energy Harvesting, low power strategy…
      • WLAN, WPAN and WSN standards
      • From the standard to the specification: Bluetooth example
  2. Transmissions, Digital modulations and antennas (EP4E8942, 3 ECTS, 45h)
    1. Digital transmission and modulation techniques (EP4E89421, 20h C, 10h T)
      • Multiple access TDMA, FDMA, SDMA, WDMA, PDMA, CDMA and OFDM
      • Information theory, information quantity, channel capacity
      • Source coding, redundancy and compression
      • Shannon–Fano, Huffman, Lempel-Ziv and RLE algorithms
      • Canal coding, errors detection and correction
      • Hamming distance and code
      • Convolutional coding and Viterbi algorithm
      • Cyclic codes, polynomial encoding and error detection
      • Digital modulations ASK, FSK, PSK, QAM, QPSK…
    2. Antennas and hertzian links (EP4E89422, 7,5h C, 7,5h T)
      • Introduction
      • Electromagnetic radiation
      • Antennas in transmission
      • Antennas in Reception
      • Simulating Antennas
      • Measuring Antennas
  3. Networks Basics (EP4E8944, 3 ECTS, 45h)
    1. Enterprise Networks design — Part I (EP4E89441, 31h C)
      • TCP/UDP/IP. LAN’s 802.X, bridging and linking.
        • error recovery procedures
        • congestion control
        • flow control
      • Point-to-point datalinks: HDLC and PPP
      • LANs
        • IEEE 802.x standards
        • Bridging technologies and protocols
        • Ethernet switching
      • Routing
        • IP next hop routing principles
        • Routing protocols RIP and OSPF
      • Local network design
        • Cabling system
        • L2/3 switching, virtual LANs
        • Architecture models, high availability
      • Transport Networks
        • From X.25 to ISDN and Frame Relay
        • ATM: technology and protocols
      • Enterprise WAN design
        • Tunneling through transport networks
        • Connection of Enterprise networks to and through the Internet
        • Authentication, encryption, Virtual Private Networks
    2. Network Labs — Part I (EP4E89442, 31h L)
      • Configuration and implementation of Ethernet / TCP/IP Local Area Network (LAN).
      • TCP/IP routing practical by RIP and OSPF protocols implementation.
      • WAN network simulation using Frame Relay, TCP/IP, RIP and OSPF protocols.
      • WiFi Local Area network (WLAN) implementation connected to a wired Ethernet /TCP/IP Virtual Local Area Network (VLAN).