2. The Physical Layer

  1. George F. Elmasry

Published Online: 16 SEP 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118445983.ch2

Tactical Wireless Communications and Networks: Design Concepts and Challenges

Tactical Wireless Communications and Networks: Design Concepts and Challenges

How to Cite

Elmasry, G. F. (2012) The Physical Layer, in Tactical Wireless Communications and Networks: Design Concepts and Challenges, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781118445983.ch2

Author Information

  1. XPRT Solutions, Inc., A DSCI Company, NJ, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 16 SEP 2012
  2. Published Print: 28 SEP 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781119951766

Online ISBN: 9781118445983

SEARCH

Keywords:

  • the physical layer;
  • modulation, Signal-in-Space (SiS);
  • signal detection;
  • non-coherent demodulation;
  • signal fading;
  • power spectrum;
  • spread spectrum modulation;
  • direct sequence spread spectrum;
  • frequency hopping spread spectrum

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Modulation

  • Signal Detection

  • Non-Coherent Demodulation

  • Signal Fading

  • Power Spectrum

  • Spread Spectrum Modulation

  • Concluding Remarks

  • Bibliography