Introduction to wireless communication systems and cellular communications. Medium Access Control for Cellular Systems. Scheduling for cellular systems. Principles of cellular communications.
The 5G revolution: holistic vision of digital communications. 5G scenarios, Massive Machine-to-Machine communications (smart cities, smart industry), Enhanced Mobile Broadband (gaming, UHD videos), Ultra-reliable Low Latency communications (self driving cars, tactile internet).
5G New-radio, Massive MIMO systems, Flexible OFDM, Interference cancelation. Radio Resource Management for 5G. Heterogeneous architectures, Macro-cells, Micro and Femto cells, Device to device communications, options for centralized and distributed resource allocations. General description of the 5G Core Network and Radio Access Network. Architecture and principles of the 5G new radio.
Practical experiments of 4G broadcast information reception through a software defined radio platform