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
UNIT – I
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.
UNIT – II
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.
UNIT – III
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,
UNIT – IV
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.
UNIT – V
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
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.
1. Mobile Cellular Telecommunications by W.C. Lee, TMH Pub.
2. The Essential Guide to Wireless Communication Applications – Dornan, A.; 1
Indian Reprint, Pearson
3. Mobile Data Wireless LAN Technologies – Dayem, Rifaat A.; Prentice Hall International