UWB Modulation Schemes

  • Shahriar Emami


To be considered ultra wideband (UWB) per FCC definition, a signal must satisfy one of the two frequency domain requirements as stated in Chap. 1. One family of signals that satisfy the UWB requirements are impulse radios. There are, however, a number of others. Impulse radios were treated in Chaps. 3 and 4. In this chapter, we introduce other UWB modulation types such as frequency hopping (also known as multiband) and direct sequence approaches.


High Data Rate Cyclic Prefix Convolutional Code OFDM Symbol Symbol Rate 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Samsung R&DSan JoseUSA

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