Introduction to Wireless Communications

You will learn about frequency reuse, capacity, channel coding, modulation and demodulation, OFDM and MIMO.
Free tutorial
Rating: 4.0 out of 5 (1,079 ratings)
20,074 students
Introduction to Wireless Communications
Free tutorial
Rating: 4.0 out of 5 (1,079 ratings)
20,074 students
Students will learn about frequency reuse, wireless channel modeling, channel capacity, channel coding, modulation and demodulation, OFDM, MIMO, 4G and 5G.

Requirements

  • A basic understanding of engineering fundamentals such as sinusoidal signals, wavelength, frequency etc
Description

• In this course you will learn the basic principles of wireless communications from 1G to 4G and beyond. You will learn about frequency reuse, capacity, channel coding, modulation and demodulation, OFDM, MIMO and host of other topics.

• This course is for you if you are a student and have just started learning about wireless communications or if you are a guy in the field who wants to get a better handle on the fundamental concepts of wireless communications.

Who this course is for:
  • Students who have just started learning about Wireless Communications
  • Engineers in the field who want to get a better handle at the basics of Wireless Communications
Course content
5 sections • 10 lectures • 1h 15m total length
  • Welcome
    04:55
  • Introduction to Wireless Communications
    08:29
  • Wireless Channel
    08:42
  • Capacity of Wireless Communication Systems
    07:25
  • Wireless Fundamentals
    5 questions
  • Channel Coding
    07:20
  • Digital Modulation and Demodulation
    11:16
  • Coding and Modulation
    5 questions
  • OFDM
    08:58
  • OFDM
    5 questions
  • MIMO
    07:18
  • MIMO
    5 questions
  • 4G Standards
    04:45
  • 5G and Beyond
    06:00
  • 4G and 5G Standards
    5 questions
  • Fast Fourier Transform (FFT)
    1 question
  • Rayleigh Fading Envelope Generation
    1 question

Instructor
Lead IoT and CleanTech
Yasir Ahmed
  • 4.0 Instructor Rating
  • 1,079 Reviews
  • 20,074 Students
  • 1 Course

I have an MS in Electrical Engineering from Virginia Tech USA and an MBA from LUMS Pakistan. I have about 15 years of work experience which includes experience as an Instructor, as a Design Engineer and as a IoT/CleanTech Lead. My areas of expertise include IoT, 4G/5G, Wearables/Implantables, Machine Learning and CleanTech.