Table of contents for Radio network planning and optimisation for UMTS / edited by Jaana Laiho and Achim Wacker, Tomas Novosad.

Bibliographic record and links to related information available from the Library of Congress catalog

Information from electronic data provided by the publisher. May be incomplete or contain other coding.

1_ Introduction (Jaana Laiho, Achim Wacker, Tomas Novosad, Peter Muszynski, Petri Jolma and Roman Pichna).
1.1_ A Brief Look at Cellular History.
1.2_ Evolution of Radio Network Planning.
1.3_ Introduction to Radio Network Planning and Optimisation for UMTS.
1.4_ Future Trends.
2_ Introduction to WCDMA for UMTS (Tomas Novosad, David Soldani, Kari Sipila, Tero Kola and Achim Wacker).
2.1_ Mathematical Background of Spread Spectrum CDMA Systems.
2.2_ Direct Sequence Spread Spectrum System.
2.3_ CDMA in Cellular Radio Networks.
2.4_ WCDMA Logical, Transport and Physical Channels.
2.5_ WCDMA Radio Link Performance Indicators.
3_ WCDMA Radio Network Planning.
(Achim Wacker, Jaana Laiho, Tomas Novosad, Terhi Rautiainen and Kimmo Terava).
3.1_ Dimensioning.
3.2_ Detailed Planning.
3.3_ Verification of Dimensioning with Static Simulations.
3.4_ Verification of Static Simulator with Dynamic Simulations.
3.5_ Optimisation of the Radio Network Plan.
3.6_ Interference in WCDMA Multi-operator Environment.
3.7_ Cell Deployment Strategies.
4_ Radio Resource Utilisation (Achim Wacker, Jaana Laiho, Tomas Novosad, David Soldani, Chris Johnson, Tero Kola and Ted Buot).
4.1_ Introduction to Radio Resource Management.
4.2_ Power Control.
4.3_ Handover Control.
4.4_ Congestion Control.
4.5_ Resource Management.
4.6_ RRU for High-speed Downlink Packet Access (HSDPA).
4.7_ Impact of Radio Resource Utilisation on Network Performance.
5_ WCDMA–GSM Co-planning Issues (Kari Heiska, Tomas Novosad, Pauli Aikio, Chris Johnson and Josef Fuhl).
5.1_ Radio Frequency Issues.
5.2_ Noise Measurements.
5.3_ Radio Network Planning Issues.
5.4_ Narrowband and WCDMA System Operation in Adjacent Frequency Bands.
6 _ Coverage and Capacity Enhancement Methods (Chris Johnson, Achim Wacker, Juha Ylitalo and Jyri Hamalainen).
6.1_ Introduction.
6.2_ Techniques for Improving Coverage.
6.3_ Techniques for Improving Capacity.
6.4_ Uplink Cell Load and Base Station Transmit Power.
6.5_ Additional Carrier s and Scrambling Codes.
6.6_ Mast Head Amplifiers and Active Antennas.
6.7_ Remote RF Head Amplifiers.
6.8_ Higher Order Receive Diversity.
6.9_ Transmit Diversity.
6.10_ Multiple Input Multiple Output in UTRA FDD.
6.11_ Beamforming.
6.12_ Rollout Optimised Configuration.
6.13_ Sectorisation.
6.14_ Repeaters.
6.15_ Micro-cell Deployment.
6.16_ Capacity Upgrade Process.
6.17_ Summary of Coverage and Capacity Enhancement Methods.
7_ Radio Network Optimisation Process (Jaana Laiho, Markus Djupsund, Anneli Korteniemi, Jochen Grandell and Mikko Toivonen).
7.1_ Introduction to Radio Network Optimisation Requirements.
7.2_ Introduction to the Telecom Management Network Model.
7.3_ Tools in Optimisation.
7.4_ Summary.
8_ UMTS Quality of Service (Jaana Laiho, Vilho Raisanen and Nilmini Lokuge).
8.1_ Definition of Quality of Service.
8.2_ End-user Service Classification.
8.3_ Characteristics and Requirements of Services.
8.4_ 3GPP Bearer Concept.
8.5_ Overview of 3GPP Quality of Service Architecture.
8.6_ Quality of Service Management in UMTS.
8.7_ Concluding Remarks.
9_ Advanced Analysis Methods and Radio Access Network Autotuning (Jaana Laiho, Pekko Vehvilainen, Albert Hoglund, Mikko Kylvaja, Kimmo Valkealahti and Ted Buot).
9.1 _ Introduction.
9.2 _ Advanced Analysis Methods for Cellular Networks.
9.3 _ Automatic Optimisation.
9.4 _ Summary.
10 _ Other 3G Radio Access Technologies (Jussi Reunanen, Simon Browne, Pauliina Eratuuli, Ann-Louise Johansson, Martin Kristensson, Jaana Laiho, Mats Larsson, Tomas Novosad and Jussi Sipola).
10.1 _ GSM Packet Data Services.
10.2 _ Time Division Duplex Mode of WCDMA (UTRA TDD).
References .

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Global system for mobile communications.
Radio -- Transmitters and transmission.
Code division multiple access.