Chapter 12. High-Frequency HF Transmission Links

  1. Roger L. Freeman

Published Online: 6 MAR 2006

DOI: 10.1002/9780470050446.ch12

Radio System Design for Telecommunications, Third Edition

Radio System Design for Telecommunications, Third Edition

How to Cite

Freeman, R. L. (2006) High-Frequency HF Transmission Links, in Radio System Design for Telecommunications, Third Edition, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470050446.ch12

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:

  • high-frequency (HF) transmission links;
  • optimum operating frequency choice;
  • HF communication impairments

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • General

  • Applications of HF Radio Communication

  • Typical HF Link Operation, Conceptual Introduction

  • Basic HF Propagation

  • Choice of Optimum Operating Frequency

  • Propagation Modes

  • HF Communication Impairments

  • Mitigation of Propagation-Related Impairments

  • HF Impairments—Noise in the Receiving System

  • Notes on HF Link Transmission Loss Calculations

  • Link Analysis for Equipment Dimensioning

  • Some Advanced Modulation and Coding Schemes

  • Improved Lincompex for HF Radio Telephone Circuits