Encyclopedia of Telecommunications

Encyclopedia of Telecommunications

Online ISBN: 9780471219286

DOI: 10.1002/0471219282

Editors & Contributors


About the Editor

John G. Proakis

Dr. John G. Proakis received the BSEE from the University of Cincinnati in 1959, the MSEE from MIT in 1961 and the Ph.D. from Harvard University in 1967. He is an Adjunct Professor at the University of California at San Diego and a Professor Emeritus at Northeastern University. He was a faculty member at Northeastern University from 1969 through 1998 and held the following academic positions: Associate Professor of Electrical Engineering, 1969-1976; Professor of Electrical Engineering, 1976-1998; Associate Dean of the College of Engineering and Director of the Graduate School of Engineering, 1982-1984; Interim Dean of the College of Engineering, 1992-1993; Chairman of the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, 1984-1997. Prior to joining Northeastern University, he worked at GTE Laboratories and the MIT Lincoln Laboratory.

His professional experience and interests are in the general areas of digital communications and digital signal processing and more specifically, in adaptive filtering, adaptive communication systems and adaptive equalization techniques, communication through fading multipath channels, radar detection, signal parameter estimation, communication systems modeling and simulation, optimization techniques, and statistical analysis. He is active in research in the areas of digital communications and digital signal processing and has taught undergraduate and graduate courses in communications, circuit analysis, control systems, probability, stochastic processes, discrete systems, and digital signal processing. He has written/co-authored numerous books on Telecommunications (see previous works by Author/Editor). Dr. Proakis is a Fellow of the IEEE. He holds five patents and has published over 150 papers.

List of Contributors

A. Annamalai
A. J. Paulraj
A. L. Narasimha Reddy
Aarne Mämmelä
Abbas Jamalipour
Abbas Yongacoglu
Abdelfatteh Haidine
Abeer Alwan
Aiguo Fei
Alain Glavieux
Alan R. Mickelson
Alessandro Andreadis
Alessandro Galli
Alessandro Orfei
Alessandro Vanelli-Coralli
Alexander Kuznetsov
Alexandra Duel-Hallen
Alexandros A. Stavdas
Alfio Lombardo
Alfred Mertins
Algirdas Pakstas
Ali N. Akansu
Ali Sayed
Allen H. Levesque
Amro El-Jaroudi
Anastasis C. Polycarpou
Andras Farago
Andrea Bianco
Andreas Spanias
Andrew Chraplyvy
Andrew Viterbi
Anne Cerboni
Antonio Mecozzi
Apostolos Kakaes
Apostolos Rizos
Arda Aksu
Arne Svensson
Arnold M. Michelson
Arthur Giordano
Ashutosh Sabharwal
Athina Petropulu
Ayman Naguib
B. H. Juang
Bahram Javidi
Bane Vasic
Barry L. Shoop
Behnaam Aazhang
Ben Liang
Bernhard Wimmer
Bijan Jabbari
Biswanath Mukherjee
Bjorn A. Bjerke
Branimir R. Vojcic
Brent S. Townshend
Brian L. Hughes
Bruce Hajek
Bryan E. Usevitch
Bulent Yener
Burton Saltzberg
Carey Rappaport
Carl-Erik Sundberg
Caroline Brisson
Cedric Lam
Cenk Argon
Chi-Chung Chen
Chintha Tellambura
Chris Shephard
Christian Bettstetter
Christian Hartmann
Christian Schlegel
Christopher Rose
Christos G. Christodoulou
Chunming Qiao
Claude Berrou
Constantine A. Balanis
Constantinos Papadias
Costas N. Georghiades
Daniel Awduche
Daniel Ralph
David Ecole
David Lindbergh
David Porta
David R. Famolari
David R. Smith
Dennis K. Killinger
Dennis L. Goeckel
Detlef Stoll
Dimitra Dimeonidou
Dimitrie Popescu
Dimitrios Hatzinakos
Dimitrios Stiliadis
Dimitris Kalofonos
Dipak Ghosal
Dirk Dahlhaus
Dirk Slock
Donald Massa
Donald McMullin
Dora Varvarigou
Douglas L. Jones
Douglas O'Shaughnessy
Eberhard Haensler
Eddie Law
Edward E. Altshuler
Edward Palo
Edward Powers
Edward V. Jull
Elias Manolakos
Emanuele Viterbo
Emmanouel Varvarigos
Ender Ayanoglu
En-hui Yang
Erik Strom
Erozan M. Kurtas
Ethem Sozer
Evangelos S. Eleftheriou
Eytan Modiano
Fabrizio Frezza
Felix P. Kapron
Filip De Turck
Fletcher A. Blackmon
Fotini-Niovi Pavlidou
Frank R. Kschischang
Fred Harris
Fred S. Annexstein
Frederick K. H. Lee
Friedrich Landstorfer
Fuqin Xiong
G. S. Kuo
Geert Morthier
George N. Rouskas
Gerd Keiser
Gerd Woelfle
Gianfranco Cariolaro
Gianni Pasolini
Gilberto M. Camilo
Giovanni E. Corazza
Giovanni Giambene
Greg LeCheminant
Gregory E. Bottomley
Guido Montorsi
Gunes Karabulut
H. Joel Trussel
Habong Chung
Haitao Zheng
Halid Hrasnica
Hamid Krim
Hannes Muesch
Hanoch Lev-Ari
Harold Raemer
Haruo Kawakami
Hayder Radha
Hector J. De Los Santos
Hemant Thapar
Henk Hollmann
Henning Buelow
Henning Schulzrinne
Henry Bertoni
Henry K. C. Kwok
Hikmet Sari
Hisamatsu Nakano
Homayoun Hashemi
Hong-Yeop Song
Huseyin Arslan
Hussein Mouftah
Hyuck M. Kwon
Iakovos Venieris
Ian F. Blake
Iickho Song
Ikjun Yeom
Ioannis Tomkos
Ippei Shake
Israel Korn
Itzhak Rubin
Jaap C. Haartsen
Jacques Beneat
Jae S. Lim
James Aweya
James K. Cavers
Jan De Merlier
Jayadev Billa
Jean-Claude Belfiore
Jean-Pierre Charles
Jeffrey B. Carruthers
Jeffrey Schodorf
Jens Buus
Jens Zander
Jerry Coutu
Jhong Sam Lee
Jie Yang
Jimin Xie
Jing Deng
Jing Ling
Jiongkuan Hou
Jitendra K. Tugnait
Joachim Hagenauer
Joachim Speidel
John Anderson
John C. H. Wang
John Cioffi
John Fonseka
John G. Proakis
John H. Carson
John H. L. Hansen
John Kieffer
John McGeehan
John Metzner
John N. Sahalos
John Shea
John Volakis
Jon W. Mark
Jorge Rodriguez-Guisantes
Joseph Mitola III
Joseph Rice
Joseph Sole i Tresserres
Juergen Heiles
Julian J. Bussgang
Jurgen Kehrbeck
K. J. Ray Liu
K. Sam Shanmugan
Kai Rohrbacher
Kamran Ghorbani
Katsusuke Tajima
Kaveh Pahlavan
Kavitha Chandra
Kazimierz (Kai) Siwiak
Keith M. Chugg
Ken Budka
Kenneth Scussell
Kenny Paterson
Khalid Karimullah
Krishna Balachandran
Krishna R. Narayanan
Krzysztof Wesolowski
Kung Yao
Kyungjung Kim
L. P. Ligthart
lan Willner
Lance C. Perez
Lang Tong
Larry J. Greenstein
Lars K. Rasmussen
Laura L. Huckabee
Lazaros Merakos
Leon Poladian
Leonard Cimini
Leonard E. Miller
Leonidas Georgiadis
Li Fan
Lih-Jyh Weng
Lin-nan Lee
M. Selim Unlu
Madhukar Budagavi
Magdalena Salazar Palma
Magnus Karlsson
Maja Bystrom
Manuel Gunther
Maode Ma
Marc Danzeisen
Marc Fossorier
Marc Handlery
Marc-Alain Steinemann
Marco Luise
Marcus Greferath
Mario Gerla
Mario Minami
Mark Hasegawa-Johnson
Mark Shtaif
Martin Bossert
Marvin K. Simon
Masao Nakagawa
Masoud Salehi
Matthew C. Caesar
Matthew G. Parker
Matthew K. Emsley
Matti Rintamaki
Mehdi Shadaram
Menelaos Perdikeas
Michael Chryssomallis
Michael Devetsikiotis
Michael Ruane
Michele Morelli
Michelle Hauer
Miguel Arjona Ramirez
Milica Stojanovic
Milica Stojanovic
Milorad Cvijetic
Miodrag Potkonjak
Moeness G. Amin
Mohsen Kavehrad
Mostafa Hajian
Mounir Hamdi
Muriel Medard
Myungsik Yoo
Nabil Yousef
Naftali (Tuli) Herscovici
Nail Akar
Naofal Al-Dhahir
Nelson Fonseca
Nikos Passas
Norman Beaulieu
Olufemi Dosunmu
Oreste Andrisano
Osamu Matoba
Panagiotis Papadimitratos
Pankaj K. Das
Paolo Lampariello
Pär Moqvist
Patrick Robertson
Pekka Pirinen
Per Stahl
Pertti Järvensivu
Peter A. Andrekson
Peter J. McLane
Peter J. Winzer
Peter Jung
Peter Monsen
Peter Papazian
Pierre Ghandour
Piet Demeester
Pim Van Heuven
Pin-Han Ho
Po-Ning Chen
Predrag Spasojevic
Rainer Bauer
Ralf Lehnert
Randall A. Berry
Randall G. Seed
Rangaraj Madabhushi
Ravi Bhagavathula
Raymond L. Pickholtz
Reiner Hoppe
Richard D. Wesel
Richard van Nee
Robert A. Cohen
Robert Calderbank
Robert J. Filkens
Roberto Verdone
Rod Waterhouse
Roger Dalke
Roger Freeman
Roger L. Freeman
Rohit Nabar
Rolf Johannesson
Rolf Oppliger
Romed Schur
Ryan A. Pacheco
Ryuji Kohno
S. Sajama
Saibun Tjuatja
Sarah Johnson
Sastri Kota
Savo G. Glisic
Seapahn Megerian
Sebnem Ozer
Sekchin Chang
Sergio Benedetto
Sheldon Sandler
Shihua Zhu
Shipeng Li
Simon Haykin
So Ryoung Park
Soeren Buus
Sonia Fahmy
Steen A. Parl
Stefano Giordano
Stella N. Batalama
Stephan Pfletschinger
Stephen B. Wicker
Stephen G. Wilson
Steve Lumetta
Steven A. Cummer
Steven Bernstein
Steven Low
Steven R. Weller
Steven Van den Berghe
Steven W. McLaughlin
Symeon Papavassiliou
Tadao Kasami
Tan F. Wong
Tapan K. Sarkar
Thomas A. Hanson
Thomas Chen, Stephen Liu
Thomas E. Fuja
Thomas F. Eibert
Thomas Johansson
Thomas R. Henderson
Thomas Schonhoff
Thomas Worz
Tim Moors
Timo Kaukoranta
Toby Berger
Tolga Duman
Tom Schonhoff
Tomaso Erseghe
Tomoaki Ohtsuki, Iwao Sasase
Tony Ottosson
Tor Aulin
Tor Helleseth
Torsten Braun
Ulrich L. Rohde
Umberto Mengali
Urbashi Mitra
Vasant K. Prabhu
Violet R. Syrotiuk
Virgilio E. Gonzalez-Lozano
Vivek Goyal
Wei Luo
Weiping Li
Werner Wiesbeck
William E. Ryan
William H. Tranter
William W. Wu
Wim Coene
Wushao Wen
Xiaodong Wang
Xinrong Li
Xueshi Yang
Yasushi Ojiro
Yimin Zhang
Yiyan Wu
Yunghsiang S. Han
Zhizhang (David) Chen
Zygmunt J. Haas

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