[ MEMPBKVUETE ] KV Communications Engineering

Workload Education level Study areas Responsible person Hours per week Coordinating university
3 ECTS M1 - Master's programme 1. year Mechatronics Andreas Springer 2 hpw Johannes Kepler University Linz
Detailed information
Original study plan Master's programme Mechatronics 2015W
Objectives - Introduction into the basics of communications engineering
students should get:
- basic understanding of communication systems
- basic knowledge about representation of signals and systems in communications
- general knowledge about analog and digital modulation
Subject - Basic in Communications Engineering

  • Analog vs. Digital Transmission
  • Information Sources and Their Signals
  • Transmission Channels

- Signals and Systems in Communications Engineering

  • Lowpass- und Bandpass-Systems
  • Equivalent Lowpass-Signals and -Systems
  • Discrete-Time Signals and Systems
  • Stochastic Signals in Communications

- Analog Modulation

  • Basics of Modulation and Demodulation
  • Amplitude Modulation
  • Heterodyne Receiver
  • Frequency Modulation

- Digital Modulation

  • Modeling a Digital Communication System
  • Intersymbol interference and 1. Nyquist Criterion
  • Matched Filter
  • Power Spectral Density and Eye-Diagram
  • PCM
Criteria for evaluation Written and oral examination
Language German
Study material Lecture notes K. D. Kammeyer, Nachrichtenübertragung, B.G Teubner, Stuttgart, 2. Auflage, 1996
M. Salehi, J. G. Proakis, Grundlagen der Kommunikationstechnik, Pearson Studium, München, Deutschland, 2. edition, 2004
Changing subject? No
Further information none
On-site course
Maximum number of participants -
Assignment procedure Assignment according to sequence