LTE-A to LTE-C Design Details & System Engineering

Some of your questions that will be answered by this book:


  • Which carrier aggregation scenarios have been defined in Rel 10, 11 and 12?
  • Will SRVCC in the direction from LTE to 2G / 3G become applicable and how does this compare to CSFB?
  • How do remote radio heads (RRH) compare to WiFi-hotspots?
  • What is the basic difference between WiFi offloading with IFOM and SIPTO?
  • What is an EPDCCH and how does it operate?
  • How does CoMP operate in downlink and uplink direction and which advantages does it yield for HetNet operation?
  • Which new features will be coming with Rel 12 like for instance D2D or MTC?
  • Which new transmission modes are introduced with LTE-Advanced and which new options do they offer for the new MIMO-modes?
  • What is the relationship between SRVCC and IMS Service Centralization and Continuity (SCC)?
  • Do we need to prepare for ZUC as new stream cipher?
  • How does the UE convey its carrier aggregation related capabilities to the network?
  • Which new procedures does feICIC yield compared to previous versions of this feature packet?
  • Why is there a new PUCCH-format 3 and what does it offer compared to previously defined PUCCH-formats?

Who should acquire this book?

  • The book is targeted at engineers and technicians who are involved in the design, integration and test of of LTE-Advanced equipment.

Product Details:

  • Paperback
  • 340 Pages
  • over 125 Illustrations and Tables
  • ISBN 978-3-936273-75-5
  • Price Paperback: Euro 399.- (net)

  • Price eBook: Euro 299.- (net)

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