Information sheet ECTS Syllabus
Course syllabus B-PRS - Access Networks (FEEIT - SS 2018/2019)
|University:||Slovak University of Technology in Bratislava|
|Faculty:||Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Information Technology|
|Course unit code:||B-PRS|
|Course unit title:||Access Networks|
|Mode of delivery, planned learning activities and teaching methods:|
|Recommended semester/trimester:||Telecommunications - bachelor (compulsory), 4. semester|
|Level of study:||1.|
|Prerequisites for registration:||none|
|Learning outcomes of the course unit:|
|The scope is acquaint students with knowledge from various types of fixed telecommunication transmission media from a viewpoint of constructing, transmission characteristics and negative influences at the signal transmission. A microwave radiation propagation and transmission features of the wireless connection are analyzed. The study is focused on utilization of metallic and optical transmission media in access networks and for actual demands of multimedia telecommunications by means of new technologies in access networks - xDSL, PLC, PON, AON.|
|Importance of fixed transmission media for telecommunication access networks.
Classification, transmission characteristics and utilization of various types of metallic transmission media - aerial lines, symmetrical cable lines, coaxial cable lines, power distribution lines.
Evolution of access networks, infrastructure of broadband access networks.
Access networks - FTTx architecture, access to subscribers.
xDSL technologies – physical environment, signal processing principles, types.
PLC technologies – physical environment.
Analysis of the microwave radiation propagation, transmission features of the wireless connection.
Wireless transmission technologies utilized in access networks.
Cables lines with optical fibers, construction and transmission characteristics. Technology for building up optical cable routes in converged telecommunication networks. Types of optical fibers utilized in access networks.
Analysis of the optical radiation propagation, transmission features of the optical transmission medium. The optical fiber, negative influences from a viewpoint of the transmission capacity and the reach - the attenuation and the dispersion.
Active optical networks AON and passive optical networks PON.
PON networks, basic features, concept and architecture of the TDM-PON network.
Access networks - Narrowband & Broadband services, measurement.
Future PON, dynamic bandwidth DBA and wavelength DWA in PON networks.
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|Language of instruction:||slovak or english|
|Assessed students in total: 32|
|Name of lecturer(s):||doc. Ing. Rastislav Róka, PhD. (examiner, instructor, lecturer, person responsible for course, tutor) - slovak|
|Last modification:||21. 1. 2019|
|Supervisor:||doc. Ing. Rastislav Róka, PhD. and programme supervisor|
Last modification made by RNDr. Marian Puškár on 01/21/2019.