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

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multipath propagation

Telecommunications; Wireless communication

The phenomenon where wireless radio or optical signals take multiple physical paths between transmitter and receiver as they bounce off of various physical obstructions.


Telecommunications; Wireless communication

The property for radio frequency (RF) signals of being independent and mutually exclusive and, therefore, avoiding intersymbol interference.

packet switching

Telecommunications; Wireless communication

The process of routing and transferring data by means of addressed packets so that a channel is occupied during the transmission of the packet only, and upon completion of the ...

intersymbol interference

Telecommunications; Wireless communication

Signal distortion caused by the overlap of symbols in a digital transmission system.

third generation partnership project (3gpp)

Telecommunications; Wireless communication

A collaboration that unites six telecommunications standard development organizations (ARIB, ATIS, CCSA, ETSI, TTA, TTC), known as "Organizational Partners" and provides their ...

evolved universal terrestrial radio access network

Telecommunications; Wireless communication

The radio access network of LTE architecture. For normal user traffic (as opposed to broadcast), there is no centralized controller in E-UTRAN; hence the E-UTRAN architecture is ...

evolved packet core (EPC)

Telecommunications; Wireless communication

The core network of LTE, responsible for the overall control of the UE and establishment of the bearers. IP-based core network defined by 3GPP in release 8 for use by LTE and ...