CSVTU BE VII Semester ET&T Mobile and Cellular Communication Syllabus

Chhattisgarh Swami Vivekanand Technical University, Bhilai

Semester : VII Branch: Electronics & Telecommunication

Subject: Mobile and Cellular Communication

Total Theory Periods: 50 Total Tutorial Periods: 12

Total Marks in End Semester Examination: 80

Minimum number of Class tests to be conducted: Two


Introduction to Mobile and Wireless Devices:


Mobile and wireless devices, history, Applications, Wireless

transmission, frequencies for radio transmission, regulations, signals, antennas, signal propagation,


multiplexing, modulation, Wireless LANs and Wireless WANs, spread spectrum, FHSS and DSSS Spread


Spectrum Technology; cellular systems, Medium Access Control, specialized MAC; Problems in wireless


communications, Various Multiple Access Techniques, Vocoding.



Telecommunications and Broadcast Systems:


GSM; Mobile services, System architecture, GSM

subsystems, GSM communication frame, localization and calling, handover, security, new data services;


Satellite systems, applications, GEO, LEO, MEO, routing, localization, handover; Broadcast systems, cyclic


repetition of data.



Wireless Networks and other 3G Technologies:


Wireless LAN, Infrared v/s radio transmission;

Infrastructure and adhoc networks, IEEE 802.11, architecture (details of protocol not required); DFWMAC


schemes, MAC frames, MAC management, Roaming; HIPERLAN (just basics, frame and protocol details not


required); Bluetooth, applications, physical layer, modes, MAC layer, packet format, networking, security, Link


Management, Brief discussions (frame details and protocols not required) on GPRS, DECT, TETRA, UMTS,


IMT-2000; CDPD.



Mobile Network and Transport Layers:


Mobile Network Layer; requirements, entities, IP packet delivery,

agent advertisement and discovery, registration, encapsulation and tunneling, optimization, messages, reverse


tunneling, IPv6, DHCP; Mobile IP, DHCP, Adhoc networks; Mobile Transport Layer; Traditional TCP, Indirect


TCP, Snooping TCP, Mobile TCP; Fast transmit/fast recovery, transmission/time out freezing, selective


retransmission, transaction oriented TCP.



Signaling and Intelligent Networks:


Signaling: Introduction, Out of Band Signaling, Signaling Network

Architecture, Basic Signaling Architecture, SS7 Link Types, Basic Call Setup, Database query, SS7 Protocol


Layers, SS7 Addressing, Signal unit Structure, Functions of Signaling Units,


Intelligent Networks: Network Evolution, Benefits of Intelligent Network, AIN Releases, AIN Release 1


Architecture, The Call Model, AIN Release 0, AIN Release 0.1, AIN Release 0.2, AIN Service creation, AIN




Text Books:

1. Mobile Communications – Schiller, Jochen; 2


Indian Reprint, Pearson Education Asia – Addison

Wesley Longman Pte. Ltd.


2. Mobile Communication Engineering by W.C. Lee, TMH Pub.



Reference Books:

1. Mobile Cellular Telecommunications by W.C. Lee, TMH Pub.

2. The Essential Guide to Wireless Communication Applications – Dornan, A.; 1


Indian Reprint, Pearson

Education Asia


3. Mobile Data Wireless LAN Technologies – Dayem, Rifaat A.; Prentice Hall International



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