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Indoor radio planning : a practical guide for GSM, DCS, UMTS, HSPA and LTE, second edition

Author: Morten Tolstrup
Publisher: Chichester, West Sussex, U.K. : John Wiley & Sons Ltd, 2011.
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Why is indoor coverage needed, and how it is best implemented? As the challenge of providing higher data speeds and quality for mobile applications intensifies, ensuring adequate in-building and  Read more...


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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Morten Tolstrup
ISBN: 9781119973232 1119973236
OCLC Number: 778836669
Notes: Title from title screen.
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Contents: Foreword by Professor Simon Saunders xv <p>Preface to the Second Edition xvii <p>This is Still Not a Book for Scientists! xvii <p>The Practical Approach xvii <p>Keep the Originals! xviii <p>Preface to the First Edition xix <p>This is Not a Book for Scientists xix <p>The Practical Approach xix <p>Acknowledgments xxi <p>Second Edition xxi <p>First Edition xxii <p>1. Introduction 1 <p>2. Overview of Cellular Systems 5 <p>2.1 Mobile Telephony 5 <p>2.2 Introduction to GSM 10 <p>2.3 Universal Mobile Telecommunication System 28 <p>2.4 Introduction to HSPA 58 <p>2.5 Modulation 69 <p>2.6 Advanced Antenna Systems for HSPA + and LTE 75 <p>2.7 Short Introduction to LTE 81 <p>3. Indoor Radio Planning 101 <p>3.1 Why is In-building Coverage Important? 101 <p>3.2 Indoor Coverage from the Macro Layer 104 <p>3.3 The Indoor UMTS/HSPA Challenge 107 <p>3.4 Common UMTS Rollout Mistakes 112 <p>3.5 The Basics of Indoor RF Planning 114 <p>4. Distributed Antenna Systems 123 <p>4.1 What Type of Distributed Antenna System is Best? 123 <p>4.2 Passive Components 125 <p>4.3 The Passive DAS 133 <p>4.4 Active DAS 136 <p>4.5 Hybrid Active DAS Solutions 145 <p>4.6 Other Hybrid DAS Solutions 148 <p>4.7 Indoor DAS for MIMO Applications 153 <p>4.8 Using Repeaters for Indoor DAS Coverage 162 <p>4.9 Repeaters for Rail Solutions 174 <p>4.10 Designing with Pico and Femtocells 179 <p>4.11 Active DAS Data 188 <p>4.12 Electromagnetic Radiation, EMR 198 <p>4.13 Conclusion 202 <p>5. Designing Indoor DAS Solutions 203 <p>5.1 The Indoor Planning Procedure 203 <p>5.2 The RF Design Process 208 <p>5.3 Designing the Optimum Indoor Solution 217 <p>5.4 Indoor Design Strategy 236 <p>5.5 Handover Considerations Inside Buildings 240 <p>5.6 Elevator Coverage 244 <p>5.7 Multioperator Systems 258 <p>5.8 Co-existence Issues for GSM/UMTS 265 <p>5.9 Co-existence Issues for UMTS/UMTS 267 <p>5.10 Multioperator Requirements 270 <p>6. Traffic Dimensioning 275 <p>6.1 Erlang, the Traffic Measurement 275 <p>7. Noise 295 <p>7.1 Noise Fundamentals 295 <p>7.2 Cascaded Noise 302 <p>7.3 Noise Power 310 <p>7.4 Noise Power from Parallel Systems 314 <p>7.5 Noise Control 316 <p>7.6 Updating a Passive DAS from 2G to 3G 317 <p>8. The Link Budget 329 <p>8.1 The Components and Calculations of the RF Link 329 <p>9. Tools for Indoor Radio Planning 345 <p>9.1 Live and Learn 345 <p>9.2 Diagram Tools 346 <p>9.3 Radio Survey Tools 347 <p>9.4 The Simple Tools and Tips 347 <p>9.5 Tools for Link Budget Calculations 348 <p>9.6 Tools for Indoor Predications 348 <p>9.7 The Advanced Toolkit (RF-vu from 351 <p>10. Optimizing the Radio Resource Management Parameters on Node B When Interfacing to an Active DAS, BDA, LNA or TMA 357 <p>10.1 Introduction 357 <p>10.2 Impact of DL Power Offset 359 <p>10.3 Impact of Noise Power 362 <p>10.4 Delay of the Active DAS 362 <p>10.5 Impact of External Noise Power 363 <p>11. Tunnel Radio Planning 367 <p>11.1 The Typical Tunnel Solution 368 <p>11.2 The Tunnel HO Zone 369 <p>11.3 Covering Tunnels with Antennas 376 <p>11.4 Radiating Cable Solutions 378 <p>11.5 Tunnel Solutions, Cascaded BDAs 383 <p>11.6 Tunnel Solutions, T-Systems 385 <p>11.7 Handover Design inside Tunnels 390 <p>11.8 Redundancy in Tunnel Coverage Solutions 396 <p>11.9 Sector Strategy for Larger Metro Tunnel Projects 399 <p>11.10 RF Test Specifications of Tunnel Projects 404 <p>11.11 Timing Issues in DAS for Tunnels 405 <p>12. Covering Indoor Users From the Outdoor Network 413 <p>12.1 The Challenges of Reaching Indoor Users From the Macro Network 413 <p>12.2 Micro Cell Capacity 418 <p>12.3 ODAS Outdoor Distributed Antenna Systems 420 <p>12.4 Digital Distribution of DAS 423 <p>12.5 High Speed Rail Solutions 429 <p>References 437 <p>Appendix 439 <p>Reference Material 439 <p>Index 451
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