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Lecture 01: Introduction, Circular Orbits
video: Introduction, Circular Orbits
readings: Pratt pp 1-22
notes: ASD1
Lecture 02: Elliptical Orbits, Numerical Tools
Lecture 03: Orbital Perturbations, Look Angles
video: Orbital Perturbations, Look Angles
readings: Pratt pp 30-54

notes: ASD4, ASD5
Lecture 04: Spacecraft Subsystems
video: Spacecraft Subsystems
readings: Pratt pp 57-79
notes: ASD6
Lecture 05: Maxwell's Equations
Lecture 06: Electromagnetic Waves
Lecture 07: RF Link Budgets
video: RF Link Budgets
readings: Pratt pp 96-105
Lecture 08: Basic Antenna Theory
Lecture 09: Antennas
video: Antennas
readings: Pratt pp 80-92
notes: ANT2, Geometrical Optics
Lecture 10: Dish Antennas and Noise
video: Dish Antennas and Noise
links: NRAO Greenbank, Lunar Radio Astronomy
readings: Pratt pp 366-367, 105-106
Lecture 11: Noise Figure, Doppler Shifts
video: Noise Figure, Doppler Shifts
readings: Pratt pp 107-112
Lecture 12: SARSAT, Rain Attenuation
video: SARSAT, Rain Attenuation
links: SARSAT homepage, Case Study
readings: Pratt pp 461-463, 317-342
Lecture 13: Analog Video
Lecture 14: Sampling and Quantization
video: Sampling and Quantization
notes: VID3, Sampling Theorem
links: audio samples, context
readings: Pratt pp 201-209
Lecture 15: Baseband Video Encoding
video: Baseband Video Encoding
notes: VID4
readings: Pratt pp 172-179
Lecture 16: RF Digital Video
video: RF Digital Video
notes: VID5, modulation
readings: Pratt pp 179-186
Lecture 17: Digital Modulation Schemes
video: Digital Modulation Schemes
notes: VID6
readings: Pratt pp 187-191
Lecture 18: Digital Detection Theory
video: Digital Detection Theory
notes: Q-Functions
readings: Pratt pp 191-201
Lecture 19: Error Correction Coding
video: Error Correction Coding
readings: Pratt pp 273-291
Lecture 20: Multiple Access/Spread Spectrum
video: Multiple Access and Spread Spectrum
notes: SPS1

readings: Pratt pp 221-246, 257-266
Lecture 21: Introduction to GPS
video: Introduction to GPS
readings: Pratt pp 458-470
Lecture 22: Errors and Precision in GPS
video: Errors and Precision in GPS
links: RLSH2
readings: Pratt pp 471-481
Lecture 23: Augmented GPS Systems
video: Augmented GPS Systems
links: RLSH3
readings: Pratt pp 482-485
Lecture 24: Charged Media Propagation
Special Topic: Backscatter Link Budgets
Special Topic: RSS Location Systems
Special Topic: RF Energy Harvesting
Special Topic: Space Power Grid / Solar Power
video: The Space Power Grid Approach to Space Solar Power (Prof. Narayanan Komerath)
notes: eBook with Slides and Q&A
Special Topic: Sustainable Energy
Special Topic: How Digital Satellite Works
Special Topic: Radio Astronomy at ALMA, Chile
Special Topic: Quasistatic Location and Power
Special Topic: Timekeeping and Navigation
Practice Problems
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