Chapter 10. Mobile Communications: Cellular Radio and Personal Communication Services

  1. Roger L. Freeman

Published Online: 6 MAR 2006

DOI: 10.1002/9780470050446.ch10

Radio System Design for Telecommunications, Third Edition

Radio System Design for Telecommunications, Third Edition

How to Cite

Freeman, R. L. (2007) Mobile Communications: Cellular Radio and Personal Communication Services, in Radio System Design for Telecommunications, Third Edition, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470050446.ch10

Author Information

  1. Scottsdale, Arizona, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 6 MAR 2006
  2. Published Print: 30 MAR 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471757139

Online ISBN: 9780470050446

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Keywords:

  • mobile communications;
  • mobile environment radio propagation;
  • cellular radio bandwidth dilemma and network access techniques

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Some Basic Concepts of Cellular Radio

  • Radio Propagation in the Mobile Environment

  • Impairments—Fading in the Mobile Environment

  • The Cellular Radio Bandwidth Dilemma

  • Network Access Techniques

  • Frequency Reuse

  • Paging Systems

  • Personal Communication Systems

  • Cordless Telephone Technology

  • Future Public Land Mobile Telecommunication System (FPLMTS)

  • Mobile Satellite Communications