Course code 02 45 6106 00
Number of ECTS points 4
Course title in the language of instruction
Modulation and Coding
Course title in Polish Modulation and Coding (Modulacja i kodowanie)
Course title in English
Modulation and Coding
Language of instruction English
Form of classes
Lecture Tutorials Laboratory Project Seminar Other Total of teaching hours during semester
Contact hours 30 30 0 60
E-learning No No No No No No
Assessment criteria (weightage) 0.50 0.50 0.00
Unit running the course Instytut Elektroniki
Course coordinator dr inż. Łukasz Jopek
Course instructors dr inż. Łukasz Jopek
Signal processing
Course learning outcomes
  1. Students will be familiar with basics of telecommunication systems
  2. Students will be able to select the type and parameters of analogue as well as digital modulations
  3. Students will be able to analyse the efficiency of telecommunication systems with the aid of computer simulations
  4. Students will be able to estimate transmission speed and bit error rate in given channel
  5. Students will be able to choose source coding method
  6. Students will be able to choose channel coding method
Programme learning outcomes
  1. Basic knowledge in the field of industrial property and copyright protection, life cycle, standardization issues and the usage of literature, databases and other sources of information (including patent information resources) also with the use of modern information and communication technologies.
  2. Ability to use one's knowledge from the area of ??electrical circuits, electronic circuits, basics of telecommunications systems, data transmission, signal processing, wired and wireless communication as well as non-technical aspects to design, build, commision and test a telecommunication system.
Programme content Information sources, signal concept, transmission channel concept,channel models Channel models, signal loss, symbol interfence Representation of analog signals in time and frequency domain, Representation of digital signals in time and frequency domain, Spectrum and signal band, Sampling and quantizing signals, Analog and digital modulation and demodulation, Transmission in the presence of noise, bandwidth of the transmission channel, Source coding - selected methods, Code channel - selected methods, including block, cyclic and convolution codes. Viterbi algorithm
Assessment methods
Exam, laboratory report

Grading policies Exam, laboratory report
Course content Introduction, sources of information, the concept of a signal channel and link - definition and characteristics Noise, interference, loss and distortion of the signal, Representation of analog and digital signals in time and frequency domain, Signal sampling and quantization, Pulse modulation, Delta modulation, Quantization noise, Signal spectrum and bandwidth, Analog and digital modulation and demodulation (including AM, FM, PM, M-ASK, M-FSK, M-PSK, QAM), Introduction to information theory (definition and determination of entropy/redundancy factor), Source coding, channel coding (block and convolutional code), Maximum likelihood decoding, Viterbi decoder Code error protection,
Basic reference materials
  1. Haykin Simon: Communication System, Willey, 2004
Other reference materials
  1. Krouk Evgenii , Semenov Sergei : Modulation and Coding Techniques in Wireless Communications, Willey, 2011
Average student workload outside classroom
Updated on 2019-09-06 08:29:54
Archival course yes/no no