Signal processing techniques for aeronautical communications via satellite

Fines, Panos, Christofylaki, Ekaterina and Febvre, Paul (2005) Signal processing techniques for aeronautical communications via satellite. In: Proceedings of the Fifth IEEE International Symposium on Signal Processing and Information Technology, 2005. IEEE Computer Society, pp. 507-511. ISBN 0780393147


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Aeronautical communications are playing an important role in the air traffic control as well as new passenger communication services. Due to the global coverage required, satellite transponders provide the required links which are traditionally limited to narrowband throughputs (e.g. 64 kb/s) due to the propagation channel characteristics. This paper analyses the reasons that limit the throughput of the aeronautical satellite links and presents advanced signal processing techniques that allow satellite transceivers to break the narrowband barriers.

Item Type: Book Section
Uncontrolled Keywords: Aeronautical Satellite Systems, Aeronautical Channel Modelling, Iterative Equalization
Subjects: University of Westminster > Science and Technology > Electronics and Computer Science, School of (No longer in use)
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Date Deposited: 01 Dec 2005
Last Modified: 11 Aug 2010 14:29

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