EC840 Millimetre Wave Communications

Course Name: 

EC840 Millimetre Wave Communications


M.Tech (CE)


Elective (Ele)

Credits (L-T-P): 

(4-0-0) 4


Millimeter wave characteristics, Radio wave propagation for mm wave, emerging applications of millimeter wave communications. Millimeter wave generation and amplification, Analog mm wave components, Consumption factor theory, Modulation for millimeter wave communications, Millimeter wave link budget, Transceiver architecture, Millimeter wave calibration, Millimeter wave design considerations. Massive MIMO Communications, Noise coupling in MIMO system, Dynamic spatial, frequency and modulation allocation. Antenna beam width, polarization, advanced beam steering and beam forming, mm wave design consideration, Implementation for mm wave in adaptive antenna arrays, Device to Device communications over 5G systems.


K.C. Huang, Z. Wang, "Millimeter Wave Communication Systems", Wiley-IEEE Press, March 2011.
Robert W. Heath, Robert C. Daniel, James N. Theodore S. Rappaport, Murdock, "Millimeter Wave Wireless Communication", Prentice Hall, 2014.
Jonathan Wells, “Multi-Gigabit Microwave and Millimeter-Wave Wireless Communications”, Artech House, 2010.
Xiang, W; Zheng, K; Shen, X.S; "5G Mobile Communications: Springer, 2016.


Electronics and Communication Engineering(ECE)

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Prof. N. Shekar V. Shet, Professor and Head, 
Department of ECE, NITK, Surathkal
P. O. Srinivasnagar,
Mangalore - 575 025 Karnataka, India.

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