COURSE SUMMARY
Course Title: 
Digital Communication
Course Code: 
15ECE312
Year Taught: 
2015
Semester: 
6
Degree: 
Undergraduate (UG)
School: 
School of Engineering
Campus: 
Bengaluru
Chennai
Coimbatore
Amritapuri

'Digital Communication' is a course offered for the B. Tech. (Bachelor of Technology) in Electronics and Communication Engineering at School of Engineering, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham.

Unit 1

Introduction - Waveform Coding – PCM – DPCM - DM - Geometric representation of signal waveforms - Binary pulse modulation - Optimum receiver for binary modulated signals in additive white Gaussian noise - M-ary binary and orthogonal pulse modulation - Probability of error for binary and M-ary pulse modulation.

Unit 2

Digital Transmission through band limited channels - Signal design for band limited channels - Probability of error for detection of digital PAM - System design in the presence of channel distortion.

Unit 3

Transmission of digital information via carrier modulation - Amplitude modulated signals - Phase modulated signals - Quadrature amplitude modulated signals - Frequency modulated signals.

TEXTBOOKS

  1. John G. Proakis and Masoud Salehi, “Fundamentals of Communication Systems”, Pearson Education, First Edition, 2007.
  2. Simon Haykin, “Digital Communications”, Wiley India Private Limited, First Edition, 2006

REFERENCES

  1. Ziemer and Peterson, “Introduction to Digital Communication”, Pearson Education, 2000.
  2. B. Sklar, “Digital Communications”, Pearson Education, Second Edition, 2006.
  3. Amitabha Bhattacharya, “Digital Communication”, Tata McGraw Hill Publishing Company, First Edition, 2006.