This comprehensive text narrates the advancement of Digital Communication Systems with the advent of various communication techniques. It explains the technology involved in digital systems by analyzing the various theories, methodologies and protocols.
The book gives an in-depth analysis of advanced digital communication systems and in so doing it focusses on topics such as:
• Fundamentals of digital communication systems
• Need for synchronization and basic synchronization techniques
• Significance of digital clocks in digital communication
• Spread spectrum techniques and their performance in the field of digital communication
• Realistic system employing various types of multiple access techniques for a satellite transponder
• Study of cryptography and popular cipher systems
• Elements of satellite communication system and its design.