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Telecommunications

Of or pertaining to the transmission of information over a distance, and the technology used to achieve this communication.

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throughput

Telecommunications; Wireless communication

The number of bits, characters, or blocks passing through a data communication system, or portion of that system.

transform domain

Telecommunications; Wireless communication

The expression of a function by its amplitude and phase at each component frequency, usually as determined by Fourier analysis.

transmit diversity

Telecommunications; Wireless communication

Radio communication using a reception technique in which a resultant signal is obtained by combining signals that originate from two or more independent sources that have been ...

windowing

Telecommunications; Wireless communication

A technique used by the Internet's Transmission Control Protocol (TCP) as a method of controlling the flow of packets between two computers or network hosts. TCP requires that all ...

maximum ratio combining (MRC)

Telecommunications; Wireless communication

A method of diversity combining in which: (a) the signals from each channel are added together, (b) the gain of each channel is made proportional to the rms signal level and ...

modulation

Telecommunications; Wireless communication

The altering of a carrier wave in order to transmit a data signal (text, voice, audio, video, etc.) from one location to another via a discrete channel.

modulation alphabet

Telecommunications; Wireless communication

A finite number of M alternative symbols that correspond to the changes in the carrier signal.