EC843 Broadband Communications

Course Name: 

EC843 Broadband Communications


M.Tech (CE)


Elective (Ele)

Credits (L-T-P): 

(4-0-0) 4


Introduction, Internet-based Networks, Networking Technologies, Multiple Access Techniques, Timing Synchronization, Delay Lock Loop, ISDN Physical Layer, ISDN Data Link Layer, Signaling System Number 7, BISDN and SONET, ATM Switch and Protocols, UWB, specialized video (DBS) and wireless networks; CATV architecture; and the role of the Internet in the broadband environment, Access Networks, Cable Modem Systems, PONs, Personal Communication Systems, VPNs, VSATs, CLOS Network Switch, OFDM Concept, OFDMA System, Multi-Carrier CDMA, WiMAX


Introduction to Broadband Communication Systems, Cajetan M. Akujuobi, Matthew N.O. Sadiku, Scitech Publishing Inc, CRC Press, 2007.
Balaji Kumar, Broadband Communications, McGraw-Hill, 1998.
Robert Newman, Broadband Communications, Prentice Hall, 2002


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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