Adaptive Array Measurements in Communications available in Hardcover
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- Artech House, Incorporated
One of the most damaging factors associated with any radio communication system is the effect of undesirable or interference signals. This innovative new book gives you the knowledge you need to ensure your adaptive array system is protecting your communication links to the fullest. It presents concepts and procedures that help you realize the maximum processing capabilities of a given system, choose the right system for a specific application, and identify precautionary steps to avoid adverse effects.
About the Author
M.A. Halim is senior RF engineer at SR Telecom in Kanata, Ontario. He holds a M.Sc. Tech in electrical engineering from the University of Sheffield, England and a Ph.D. in electrical engineering from the Technological University of Delft, Holland.
Table of Contents
Fundamental Concept - Introduction. Conceptual Representation of Adaptive Arrays. The Linear Array. The Beamformer. The Signals. The Signal Processing Network. Adaptive Signal Processing. Simplified Analysis - The Signals. Two Source Two Output System. Two Source Three Output System. Two Source Multi Output System. Three Source Two Output System. Three Source Three Output System. Multi Source Two Output System. Multi Source Multi Output System. Leakage of the Desired Signal into the AUX Port. Effect of the Offset Voltage on System Performance. Effect of the Space Noise on System Performance. The Feed Back Loop. Examples of Practical Beamformers. Phase Shifters and Hybrids. Basic Matrix Expressions - Introduction. The Signals. The Signal Processing Network. Modal Representation of Matrix Expressions. Physical Significance of Eigenvalues. Reference and Appendix.