School of Advanced Communications Technologies

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Full price: £2025
Earlybird price: £1815

Radio Planning & Optimisation Engineers Boot Camp – Programme Details

Topics Covered include:

  • Radio Principles
  • Modulation Techniques
  • Advanced Modulation
  • Multiple Access Schemes
    • FDMA/TDMA
    • CDMA & W-CDMA
    • OFDMA
  • FDD and TDD Issues
  • Spectrum Usage
    • Propagation Characteristics
    • Availability & Licensing
    • Power Issues
    • Best Use Scenarios
  • Frequencies and Planning Implications
  • Cellular Planning Techniques – Review
  • Coverage, Capacity and Quality for 2G, 3G and 4G (FDMA, CDMA, OFDMA) Networks
  • Planning Tools
  • Planning Inputs – a changing world
  • Planning for HSPA and LTE
  • Indoor Planning
  • Femto-Cells and WiFi Offload
  • Infrastructure Sharing
  • Interference and Mitigation (Different Scenarios)
  • Dimensioning the Radio Network for Voice
  • Dimensioning the Radio Network for IP-based services
  • The changing user requirements
  • Planning a network with multiple Radio Access Technologies
  • Optimisation
    • The Process
    • The Output
  • Optimisation Tools
  • Parameters for Optimisation
  • Drive Testing
  • Choosing the right vendor
  • Cost per megabyte – Evaluating from a Cost Perspective
  • Pulling it all together