Frequency Assignment and Network Planning for Digital Terrestrial Broadcasting Systems

Front Cover
Springer Science & Business Media, May 31, 2004 - Business & Economics - 309 pages
0 Reviews
Frequency Assignment and Network Planning for Digital Terrestrial Broadcasting Systems focuses on Digital Audio Broadcasting and Digital Video Broadcasting. The author provides a concise introduction to the subject and presents principles, concepts and commonly accepted methods used in the planning process.
The frequency assignment material focuses on allotment planning while network planning is dealt with mainly from a network optimization perspective. All methods introduced and mathematical tools presented are fully explained. General concepts are illustrated with the help of several planning scenarios both for frequency assignment and network planning.
Frequency assignment and network planning are vital issues throughout most of Europe and North America as a direct consequence of the increasing demand for digital communication systems.
 

What people are saying - Write a review

We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.

Contents

Planning Principles for Single Frequency Networks 10 1 Model ofa Single Frequency Network 10 1 1 10 1 2 10 1 3 Wave Propagation Receiver Mo...
10
Fictitious Network Planning Scenario 11 1NetworkModel 11 1 1 11 1 2 Digital Terrain Model Simplified Wave Propagation Model 11 2 Network Pl...
11
Digital Terrestrial Broadcasting Systems
13
Coverage Prediction 35
34
Frequency Assignment
63
Mathematical Basis of Frequency Assignment Problems
77
Geometrical Allotment Planning 103
102
Spectrum Demand Estimation
107
Constrained Frequency Assignment Problems
139
Network Planning
181
Appendix A Stochastic Optimization 12 3 12 4 12 5 Great Deluge Algorithm Evolutionary Strategies Parallel Algorithms 191
195
223
223
261
262
Appendix B Abbreviations and Symbols 291
290
List of Tables
305
Copyright

Other editions - View all

Common terms and phrases

Bibliographic information