WCDMA for UMTS: HSPA Evolution and LTE, Fourth Edition

WCDMA for UMTS: HSPA Evolution and LTE, Fourth Edition

Editor(s): Harri Holma, Antti Toskala

Published Online: 20 SEP 2007

Print ISBN: 9780470319338

Online ISBN: 9780470512531

DOI: 10.1002/9780470512531

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Written by the leading experts in the field, the best selling book on UMTS is now updated to cover 3GPP High Speed Packet Access (HSPA) evolution (HSPA+) in Release 7 and on-going Long Term Evolution (LTE) activity for Release 8. These technologies enhance the capabilities of the existing WCDMA/HSPA networks to offer higher data rates beyond 100 Mbps.

WCDMA for UMTS, Fourth Edition also covers 3GPP WCDMA Release 99, High Speed Downlink Packet Access (HSDPA) in Release 5 and High Speed Uplink Packet Access (HSUPA) in Release 6, which are already deployed commercially. Multimedia Broadcast Multicast System (MBMS) is also described in detail.

Key updates include:
* Continues to provide both updated descriptions of the 3GPP standard as well as the latest end user and system performance estimates

* Updated HSDPA and HSUPA, including link budgets and Iub dimensioning

* Detailed MBMS description

* 3GPP Release 7 HSPA evolution full description

* 3GPP Release 8 LTE overall description and 3GPP schedule

* Dedicated chapter on terminal design challenges for the new high speed radio technologies

Table of contents

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    2. Chapter 2

      UMTS Services (pages 9–38)

      Harri Holma, Martin Kristensson, Jouni Salonen and Antti Toskala

    3. Chapter 5

      Radio Access Network Architecture (pages 67–90)

      Fabio Longoni, Atte Länsisalmi and Antti Toskala

    4. Chapter 8

      Radio Network Planning (pages 175–221)

      Harri Holma, Zhi-Chun Honkasalo, Seppo Hämäläinen, Jaana Laiho, Kari Sipilä and Achim Wacker

    5. Chapter 9

      Radio Resource Management (pages 223–260)

      Harri Holma, Klaus Pedersen, Jussi Reunanen, Janne Laakso and Oscar Salonaho

    6. Chapter 10

      Packet Scheduling (pages 261–298)

      Jeroen Wigard, Harri Holma, Renaud Cuny, Nina Madsen, Frank Frederiksen and Martin Kristensson

    7. Chapter 11

      Physical Layer Performance (pages 299–362)

      Harri Holma, Jussi Reunanen, Leo Chan, Preben Mogensen, Klaus Pedersen, Kari Horneman, Jaakko Vihriälä and Markku Juntti

    8. Chapter 12

      High-Speed Downlink Packet Access (pages 363–402)

      Antti Toskala, Harri Holma, Troels Kolding, Preben Mogensen, Klaus Pedersen and Jussi Reunanen

    9. Chapter 15

      High-Speed Packet Access Evolution (HSPA+) in 3GPP Release 7 (pages 445–461)

      Harri Holma, Antti Toskala, Karri Ranta-aho, Juho Pirskanen and Jorma Kaikkonen

    10. Chapter 17

      UTRA TDD Modes (pages 485–506)

      Antti Toskala, Harri Holma, Otto Lehtinen and Heli Väätäjä

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