Chapter 6. Basic Principles of Satellite Communications

  1. Roger L. Freeman

Published Online: 6 MAR 2006

DOI: 10.1002/9780470050446.ch6

Radio System Design for Telecommunications, Third Edition

Radio System Design for Telecommunications, Third Edition

How to Cite

Freeman, R. L. (2006) Basic Principles of Satellite Communications, in Radio System Design for Telecommunications, Third Edition, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470050446.ch6

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:

  • satellite communication principles;
  • link analysis or link budget;
  • Time Division Multiple Access (TDMA)

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction, Scope, and Applications

  • Satellite Systems—An Introduction

  • Introduction to Link Analysis or Link Budget

  • Access Techniques

  • INTELSAT Systems

  • Domestic and Regional Satellite Systems