Chapter 5. UMTS Radio Interface Technology—the Physical Layer

  1. Cornelia Kappler Ph.D.

Published Online: 12 MAY 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9780470682029.ch5

UMTS Networks and Beyond

UMTS Networks and Beyond

How to Cite

Kappler, C. (2009) UMTS Radio Interface Technology—the Physical Layer, in UMTS Networks and Beyond, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470682029.ch5

Author Information

  1. deZem GmbH, Germany

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 12 MAY 2009
  2. Published Print: 24 FEB 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470031902

Online ISBN: 9780470682029

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Keywords:

  • UMTS radio interface technology—the physical layer;
  • Quaternary Phase Shift Keying (QPSK);
  • Long Term Evolution (LTE);
  • Code Division Multiple Access (CDMA);
  • Orthogonal Frequency Division Multiplexing Access (OFDMA);
  • power density spectrum;
  • carrier frequency;
  • Frequency Division Duplex (FDD);
  • Frequency Division Multiple Access (FDMA)

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Information Coding

  • Sharing the Electromagnetic Spectrum

  • Summary