Information sheet ECTS Syllabus
Course syllabus B-PSS - Transmission Systems and Networks (FEEIT - SS 2018/2019)
|University:||Slovak University of Technology in Bratislava|
|Faculty:||Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Information Technology|
|Course unit code:||B-PSS|
|Course unit title:||Transmission Systems and Networks|
|Mode of delivery, planned learning activities and teaching methods:|
|Recommended semester/trimester:||Telecommunications - bachelor (compulsory), 6. semester|
|Level of study:||1.|
|Prerequisites for registration:||none|
|Learning outcomes of the course unit:|
|The scope is acquaint students with knowledges from various transmission systems utilized in telecommunication transport networks from a viewpoint of network elements and topologies, synchronization provisioning, strategies of the traffic protection and restoration. The study is focused on new technologies and hierarchies in transport networks - NG-SDH, CE, SyncE and OTH - of converged NGN networks.|
|Basic arrangement of communication system. Comparison of analog and digital methods of the transmission of information, FDM and TDM transmission systems - block diagrams (meaning of particular blocks). Time sampling, sampling of the first kind, sampling of the second kind.
Quantization in value. Linear quantization, non-linear quantization, quantization distortion, calculation of quantization distortion, compression characteristics, advantage of compression, coding methods in digital transmission systems.
Digital modulations. PCM modulation, DPCM modulation, Address coded modulation. Summary of digital modulations utilized in digital trasnmission systems.
End equipments in digital transmission systems. Encoders - by quantization steps, by bits, by code groups. Decoders - Shannon decoder, Shannon-Rack decoders, linear weighting decoder. Non-linear PCM encoders.
SDH technology and SDH networks. Evolution of digital transmission systems. Hierarchical process, multiplexing principles and building blocks, signal frames. Transport layer of the SDH network - path, line, section. Network elements, network topologies.
Synchronization and timing, basic synchronization methods, distribution of timing signals.
Synchronization and timing, synchronous timing hierarchy in SDH. Synchronization of SDH network elements. Synchronization of Ethernet network. Synchronization of OTN network.
Strategies of the traffic restoration in SDH networks. Topological diversity, types of the traffic protection schemes.
Strategies of the traffic restoration in Ethernet networks.
New technologies in transport networks. Next-generation SDH, Carrier Ethernet and synchronous Ethernet technologies. Principles, features and applications.
OTH technology and OTN networks. Principles and features. Hierarchical process, multiplexing principles and building blocks, signal frames.
New technologies in transport networks. 40G/100G technologies for optical networks. Principles, features and applications.
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|Language of instruction:||slovak or english|
|Assessed students in total: 170|
|Name of lecturer(s):||doc. Ing. Rastislav Róka, PhD. (examiner, instructor, lecturer, person responsible for course, tutor) - slovak, english|
|Last modification:||12. 4. 2018|
|Supervisor:||doc. Ing. Rastislav Róka, PhD. and programme supervisor|
Last modification made by RNDr. Marian Puškár on 04/12/2018.