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Issue 4 • Date Oct.-Nov. 2004

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  • Power line communications

    Publication Year: 2004, Page(s):4 - 8
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    This article overviews the power line communication, which is originally devised to transmit electric power from a small number of sources to a large number of sinks. Initially the first data transmission were over power lines were primarily done only to protect sections of the power distribution system in case of faults. This paper also studies the performance of power lines for high bit rate app... View full abstract»

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  • Low bit rate speech coding

    Publication Year: 2004, Page(s):32 - 36
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    This paper describes the objective of speech coding to achieve toll quality performance at minimum bit rate and to improve the efficiency of transmission and storage, reduce cost, increase security and robustness in transmission. Speech coding can be achieved based on two facts: redundancy in speech signals, and the perception properties of human ears. Performance evaluation of speech coding is ob... View full abstract»

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  • Software-defined radio: a brief overview

    Publication Year: 2004, Page(s):14 - 15
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    This paper overviews the software-defined radio (SDR), also called software radio (SR), refers to wireless communication in which the transmitter modulation is generated or defined by a computer. The receiver then also uses a computer to recover the signal intelligence. SDR is an enabling technology that is useful in a wide range of areas within wireless systems. The primary goal of SDR is to repl... View full abstract»

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  • Determining how much info Bob and Alice really need to communicate

    Publication Year: 2004, Page(s):37 - 39
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    This paper describes the two-party communication complexity model. Each message is a string of bits and carried out according to some fixed protocol. Cost of information transfer associated with a given distributed computation is focused in this paper. This paper also presents an overview of basic algebraic and combinatorial tools that has been used in this theory. View full abstract»

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  • Bits and bytes [US employment]

    Publication Year: 2004, Page(s):26 - 27
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    This paper discusses the improvement of employment in US government through the year 2012. Employment in the professional, scientific and technical consulting services grows by 27.8 percent and adds 1.9 million new jobs out of 21 million. Computer systems designs and services and management services also grows rapidly. The information supersector has expected to add 632,000 jobs in 2012, which inc... View full abstract»

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  • A chaotic circuit demo for communications

    Publication Year: 2004, Page(s):28 - 31
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    This article demonstrates the chaos synchronization as a laboratory experiment to support the fact that chaotic signals can be utilized for a secure communication system. This chaotic signal is obtained between transmitter and the receiver and the extractor circuit determines the BER. The chaos synchronization is used for coherent detection of message signal. The modulator-demodulator circuit is i... View full abstract»

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  • Tomorrow starts with what's new today

    Publication Year: 2004, Page(s): 49
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  • 2004 student activities committee e-mail addresses

    Publication Year: 2004, Page(s): 47
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  • An intelligent balance

    Publication Year: 2004, Page(s):40 - 43
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    This paper discusses the intelligent balance, which has been established between real and virtual experiments and it also gives skills that have not covered in conventional electronics and communication engineering. Engineering is the art of applying scientific and mathematical principles, experience, judgment and common sense to make things that benefit people. The explosive growth of computer ca... View full abstract»

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  • Essay - Wacky electoral skepticism

    Publication Year: 2004, Page(s):44 - 45
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  • DWDM: shaping the future communications network

    Publication Year: 2004, Page(s):16 - 19
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    This paper describes the increase in the number of optical carriers per single fiber, a technology known as wavelength division multiplexing (WDM). This successful technology takes advantage of existing glass or synthetic fiber. WDM greatly simplifies the traditional signal regeneration since optical amplification is much simpler and more cost effective than single channel amplification. However, ... View full abstract»

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  • Gold graduates of the last decade

    Publication Year: 2004, Page(s): 50
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  • IEEE Potentials

    Publication Year: 2004, Page(s): 2
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  • Ad index

    Publication Year: 2004, Page(s): 48
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  • Customer behavior prediction - it's all in the timing

    Publication Year: 2004, Page(s):20 - 25
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    This paper describes the prediction of customer behavior, which enables service providers in the telecommunications industries to proactively build customer loyalty and to maximize profitability. The prediction process involves extracting customer data, preprocessing the raw data, building a predictive model, and evaluating the model. The modeler needs to understand the service provider's business... View full abstract»

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  • IEEE Potentials

    Publication Year: 2004, Page(s): 0_1
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  • Xplore potentials online

    Publication Year: 2004, Page(s): 02
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  • IEEE Potentials - Table of contents

    Publication Year: 2004, Page(s): 1
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  • Editorial

    Publication Year: 2004, Page(s): 3
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  • Finding your dream job - IEEE

    Publication Year: 2004, Page(s): 46
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