Satellite Communications

Code 3.2.3195.9
Semester 9th
Flow T - Electromagnetic Waves and Telecommunication
Category Obligatory by selection
Credits 4
Class Hours - Lab Hours 3 - 0
Lecturers Christos Capsalis, Athanasios D. Panagopoulos


Satellite orbits and frequency zones. Geosynchronous and geostationary satellites. Satellite antennas. Link budget in satellite communications. The satellite repeater. Satellite signal processing. Interference in satellite communications. Rain fade mitigation for satellite communications. Availability and reliability of satellite links. Multiple access in satellite communications. The DVB-S2 standard. TCP over satellite. Call admission control in satellite communication networks.