Fundamentos de Telecomunicações (Ramo de Automação Industrial)

Engenharia Electrotécnica e de Computadores
6 ECTS; 2º Ano, 2º Semestre, 28,0 T + 14,0 PL + 28,0 TP + 5,0 OT

Lecturer
- Gabriel Pereira Pires

Prerequisites
Not applicable.

Objectives
Analyse in the frequency domain continuous signals and systems using the Fourier Transform. Understand transmission systems, modulation techniques with continuous carrier applied to analogue and digital transmission systems.

Program
1 - Introduction to telecommunications;
2 - Signals and systems;
3 - Signal Theory: principles of frequency analysis based on Fourier transforms;
4 - Sampling and analog-to-digital conversion;
5 - Physical media for transmission;
6 - Modulation techniques with continuous carrier;
7 - Principles of digital transmission
8 – Power balances in telecommunication systems

Evaluation Methodology
Exam (70%) (a minimum of 40% is mandatory), Lab (30%) (a minimum of 50% is mandatory). Admission to Exam depends on Lab grade.

Bibliography
- Lathi, B. (2000). Signal Processing and Linear Systems. USA: Oxford University Press
- Lathi, B. (1998). Modern Digital and Analog Communication Systems. Oxford University Press: Oxford University Press
- Forouzan, B. (2006). Data Communications Networking. -: McGraw-Hill Science

Method of interaction
Lectures, Problem solving classes, Laboratory classes;

Software used in class
Matlab/Simulink