Communication Theory and Signal Processing for Transform Coding

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This book is tailored to fulfil the requirements in the area of the signal processing in communication systems. The book contains numerous examples, solved problems and exercises to explain the ...
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Communication System and Signals

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Khamies M. A. El-Shennawy

Abstract

Communication is the process where the information (message signal may be speech or text or picture), is transferred from point in space and time (source) to another point, through transmission channel (communication medium), separating the transmitter from the receiver. Communication enters our daily lives in many different ways, telephones, radios, televisions, and computer terminals. Communication also provides the senses for ships on the seas, aircraft in flights, and satellite in space.

Keywords:

Model of communication system, Shannon-Hartley law, Classification of signals.

Affiliation:

Arab Academy for Science and Technology and Maritime Transport. P.O.Box 1029, Alexandria, Egypt.