Chapter 2. Modulation and Signal Detection in UWB

  1. Xuemin (Sherman) Shen PhD, PEng Professor Associate Chair2,
  2. Mohsen Guizani PhD Professor3,
  3. Robert Caiming Qiu PhD Associate Professor4 and
  4. Tho Le-Ngoc PhD Professor5
  1. Uzoma A. Onunkwo PhD and
  2. Ye (Geoffrey) Li PhD Associate Professor

Published Online: 31 MAY 2006

DOI: 10.1002/0470028521.ch2

Ultra-Wideband Wireless Communications and Networks

Ultra-Wideband Wireless Communications and Networks

How to Cite

Onunkwo, U. A. and Li, Y. (2006) Modulation and Signal Detection in UWB, in Ultra-Wideband Wireless Communications and Networks (eds X. (. Shen, M. Guizani, R. C. Qiu and T. Le-Ngoc), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/0470028521.ch2

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada

  2. 3

    Department of Computer Science, Western Michigan University, Parkview Campus, Kalamazoo, Michigan, USA

  3. 4

    Wireless Networking Systems Laboratory, Center for Manufacturing Research/Electrical and Computer Engineering Department, Tennessee Technological University, Cookeville, Tennessee, USA

  4. 5

    Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada

Author Information

  1. School of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, Georgia, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 31 MAY 2006
  2. Published Print: 24 FEB 2006

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470011447

Online ISBN: 9780470028520

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Keywords:

  • ultra-wide bandwidth (UWB) communications;
  • time-hopping (TH) PPM;
  • modulation index optimization;
  • single-carrier–based modulation;
  • orthogonal pulse modulation (OPM);
  • signal detection techniques and UWB communication;
  • UWB in wireless personal area networks

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Overview

  • Single-Carrier– Based Modulation

  • OFDM-Based Modulation

  • Conclusion and Further Reading

  • References