Multi Agent Wireless Systems

2018/2019

Prerequisite/Recommended prerequisite for participation in the module

The module builds upon knowledge obtained during the modules Stochastic Processes (1st semester) and Wireless System Performance (2nd semester)

Content, progress and pedagogy of the module

Learning objectives

Knowledge

  • Advanced Access
  • CDMA for multi-user systems
  • Multicarrier systems (OFDM and OFDMA)
  • Space division multiple access (SDMA)
  • Distributed antenna systems
  • Short range communications
  • Passive communications/RFID-enabled devices
  • Energy-cost-performance balancing
  • Network level
  • Device level
  • Cooperative communications
  • Ad-hoc
  • Cognitive radio and dynamics spectrum sharing
  • Network coding
  • Space and time processing
  • Spatial data multiplexing and space-time coding
  • Time reversal techniques

Skills

  • Determine advantages vs disadvantages of a chosen access technique
  • Compare different cooperative communication schemes and their operation in interference scenarios
  • Assess different technology features on cost-resource balancing in practical settings
  • Apply processing methods for time and space exploitation of the wireless radio channel

Competences

  • Compare and asses tradeoffs for performance optimization in heterogeneous (advanced) wireless communications.
  • Choose the technology most suitable under given practical implications and limitations

Type of instruction

As described in the introduction to Chapter 3.

Exam

Exams

Name of examMulti Agent Wireless Systems
Type of exam
Written or oral exam
ECTS5
AssessmentPassed/Not Passed
Type of gradingInternal examination
Criteria of assessmentAs stated in the Joint Programme Regulations
http:/​/​www.en.tech.aau.dk/​education-programmes/​Education+and+Programmes/​

Facts about the module

Danish titleMulti agent trådløse systemer
Module codeESNWCSK3K1
Module typeCourse
Duration1 semester
SemesterSpring
ECTS5
Empty-place SchemeYes
Location of the lectureCampus Aalborg
Responsible for the module

Organisation

Study BoardStudy Board of Electronics and IT
FacultyTechnical Faculty of IT and Design