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5-Mobile Communication

Course Code :1520FTIMOB
Study domain:Electronics
Academic year:2020-2021
Semester:1st semester
Contact hours:24
Study load (hours):84
Contract restrictions: Exam contract not possible
Language of instruction:English
Exam period:exam in the 1st semester
Lecturer(s)Maarten Weyn
Stijn Denis

3. Course contents *


  • Introduction to the course structure, the various technologies that will be discussed and the relevant standardization bodies.
  • WBAN: Wireless Body Area Networ
  • RFID
  • WPAN: Wireless Personal Area Networks (Sub 1 Ghz, Zigbee, ISA100.11a, Bluetooth, ...)
  • WLAN (performance and security)
  • WWAN and 2th, 3th en 4th generation mobile communicatie
  • LPWAN: Sigfox, LoraWAN, NB-IoT
  • Satellite communication and navigation
  • MobileIP, 6LoWPAN