Thursday, July 10, 2008


Wireless Networking: Know It AllBy
Praphul Chandra, Texas Instruments, Germantown, MD, USA
Daniel Dobkin, Manager, Technical Marketing, WJ Communications, San Jose, CA, USA
Alan Bensky, RF/Wireless Designer & Consultant
Ron Olexa, Consultant, RF Networks, Gainesville, GA, USA
David Lide, Texas Instruments, Germantown, MD, USA
Farid Dowla, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, University of California-Davis, USA

The Newnes Know It All Series takes the best of what our authors have written to create hard-working desk references that will be an engineer's first port of call for key information, design techniques and rules of thumb. Guaranteed not to gather dust on a shelf! Wireless Networking: Design, Optimize, Implement delivers readers from the basics of a wireless system such as antennas and transmitters to current hot topic wireless systems and technologies. The backbone to technologies and applications such as mobile, untethered Internet access, Internet telephony, and high quality multimedia content via the Web is completely covered in this reference. Chapter:
  1. Basics of Wireless Communications
  2. Basics of Wireless Local Area Networks
  3. Radio Transmitters and Receivers
  4. Radio Propagation
  5. Antennas and Transmission Lines
  6. Communication Protocols and Modulation
  7. High-Speed Wireless Data: System Types, Standards-Based and Proprietary Solutions
  8. Propagation Modeling and Measuring
  9. Indoor Networks
  10. Security in Wireless Local Area Networks
  11. Voice Over Wi-Fi and Other Wireless Technologies
  12. Mobile Ad Hoc Networks
  13. Wireless Sensor Networks
  14. Reliable Wireless Networks for Industrial Applications
  15. Applications and Technologies
  16. System Planning
ISBN-13: 978-0-7506-8582-5,
Imprint: NEWNES
Size: 15.5 MB