5G mobile and wireless communications technology

Written by leading experts in 5G research, this book is a comprehensive overview of the current state of 5G, published by Cambridge. Covering everything from the most likely use cases, spectrum aspects, and a wide range of technology options to potential 5G system architectures, it is an indispensable reference for academics and professionals involved in wireless and mobile communications. Global research efforts are summarized, and key component technologies including D2D, mm-wave communications, massive MIMO, coordinated multi-point, wireless network coding, interference management and spectrum issues are described and explained. The significance of 5G for the automotive, building, energy, and manufacturing economic sectors is addressed, as is the relationship between IoT, machine type communications, and cyber-physical systems. This essential resource equips you with a solid insight into the nature, impact and opportunities of 5G.



Afif Osseiran, Ericsson

Jose F. Monserrat, Universitat Politècnica de València

Patrick Marsch, Nokia

Other contributors from Ericsson are Kumar Balachandran, Robert Baldemair, Icaro da Silva, Mikael Fallgren, Gabor Fodor, Andreas Höglund, Dennis Hui, Jonas Medbo, Joachim Sachs, Lars Sundström, Olav Queseth and Hugo Tullberg.

ISBN: 9781107130098

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Amazon UK

The first chapter is available here