Communication Systems

Compulsory module in 1st semester

Entry requirements

  • Fundamentals of Communications


  • Introduction to digital communications
  • Spread-Spectrum Systems
  • Multicarrier Transmission
  • MIMO Systems


  • Haykin, S.; Moher, M.: Communication Systems. Chichester: Wiley, 2010
  • Ziemer, R.E.; Tranter, W. H.: Principles of Communications: Systems, Modulation and Noise. Chichester: Wiley, 2010
  • Goldsmith, A.: Wireless Communications. New York Cambridge, 2005
  • Öberg, T.: Modulation, Detection and Coding. Chichester: Wiley, 2001
  • Bahai, A.R.S.; Saltzberg, B.R. Ergen, M.: Multi-Carrier Digital Communications - Theory and Applications of OFDM. New York: Springer, 2004
  • Kühn, V.: Wireless Communications over MIMO Channels - Applications to CDMA and Multiple Antenna Systems, Chichester: Wiley, 2006
  • Proakis, J. G.: Digital communications. Boston: McGraw-Hill, 2000


1 CH Lecture
1 CH Seminar
1 CH Tutorial
1 CH Laboratory

Assessment type
120 min. written examination 
oder 20 min. oral examination

5 Credits