Chapter 2. Line-of-Sight Microwave Radiolinks

  1. Roger L. Freeman

Published Online: 6 MAR 2006

DOI: 10.1002/9780470050446.ch2

Radio System Design for Telecommunications, Third Edition

Radio System Design for Telecommunications, Third Edition

How to Cite

Freeman, R. L. (2006) Line-of-Sight Microwave Radiolinks, in Radio System Design for Telecommunications, Third Edition, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470050446.ch2

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:

  • Line-of-sight LOS microwave radiolinks;
  • carrier-to-noise ratio CrN of analog radiolink;
  • FM radiolink analysis of noise

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Objective and Scope

  • Initial Planning and Site Selection

  • Path Profiles

  • Reflection Point

  • Site Survey

  • Path Analysis

  • Fading, Estimation of Fade Margin, and Mitigation of Fading Effects

  • Analysis of Noise on a FM Radiolink

  • Path Analysis Worksheet and Example

  • Frequency Assignment, Compatibility, and Frequency Plan