Communication Networks


The purpose of this open book project is to provide a free text book about electrical (digital or analog) communication networks. It will be an accompaniment to the Communication Systems book, but will focus more on real-world implementation and less on mathematical theory. See the introduction section for more details.

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Table of ContentsEdit


Analog NetworksEdit

Physical Medium and Digital CommunicationsEdit

Digital NetworksEdit

Hybrid NetworksEdit

Routing and Packet SwitchingEdit

Network Protocols and ApplicationsEdit

Network APIsEdit

Advanced ChannelsEdit

  • Multipathing
  • Fading Channels


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