Chapter 3. UWB Pulse Propagation and Detection

  1. Xuemin (Sherman) Shen PhD, PEng Professor Associate Chair1,
  2. Mohsen Guizani PhD Professor2,
  3. Robert Caiming Qiu PhD Associate Professor3 and
  4. Tho Le-Ngoc PhD Professor4
  1. Robert Caiming Qiu PhD Associate Professor

Published Online: 31 MAY 2006

DOI: 10.1002/0470028521.ch3

Ultra-Wideband Wireless Communications and Networks

Ultra-Wideband Wireless Communications and Networks

How to Cite

Qiu, R. C. (2006) UWB Pulse Propagation and Detection, 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.ch3

Editor Information

  1. 1

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

  2. 2

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

  3. 3

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

  4. 4

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

Author Information

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

  • UWB pulse propagation and detection;
  • receiver optimum filter;
  • data-aided (DA) approach;
  • Generalized RAKE’ receiver structure;
  • per-path pulse distortion;
  • optimal channel estimation;
  • per-path pulse waveform

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • UWB Pulse Propagation

  • UWB Pulse Signal Detection

  • References