Chapter 5. Communication Techniques

  1. Anil K. Maini and
  2. Varsha Agrawal

Published Online: 30 NOV 2006

DOI: 10.1002/9780470057902.ch5

Satellite Technology: Principles and Applications

Satellite Technology: Principles and Applications

How to Cite

Maini, A. K. and Agrawal, V. (2006) Communication Techniques, in Satellite Technology: Principles and Applications, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470057902.ch5

Author Information

  1. Laser Science and Technology Centre, India

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 NOV 2006
  2. Published Print: 1 DEC 2006

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470033357

Online ISBN: 9780470057902

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Keywords:

  • communication techniques;
  • information signal types;
  • amplitude modulation (AM);
  • vestigial side band (VSB) transmission;
  • frequency modulation (FM);
  • crystal controlled oscillator;
  • FM detector using phase locked loop (PLL);
  • pulse communication systems and pulse amplitude modulation (PAM);
  • Shannon–Hartley theorem

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Types of Information Signals

  • Amplitude Modulation

  • Frequency Modulation

  • Pulse Communication Systems

  • Sampling Theorem

  • Shannon–Hartley Theorem

  • Digital Modulation Techniques

  • Multiplexing Techniques

  • Further Reading

  • Glossary