Introduction to Satellite Communications

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About this course: How is a satellite built? How do they fly? How do they communicate and how does the network operate? You will get all the answers in this course from teachers and researchers from three schools associated with Institut Mines-Télécom. The course is made of : teaching videos, equipment demonstrations and simulation programs. They will guide you through the discovery of satellite communications. Professionals in the space field will share there vocation for this scientific and technical sector. Have you ever wanted to know more about transponders, the geostationary orbit, QPSK modulation, channel coding, link budget, TCP over large bandwdith x delay product links ? This …

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About this course: How is a satellite built? How do they fly? How do they communicate and how does the network operate? You will get all the answers in this course from teachers and researchers from three schools associated with Institut Mines-Télécom. The course is made of : teaching videos, equipment demonstrations and simulation programs. They will guide you through the discovery of satellite communications. Professionals in the space field will share there vocation for this scientific and technical sector. Have you ever wanted to know more about transponders, the geostationary orbit, QPSK modulation, channel coding, link budget, TCP over large bandwdith x delay product links ? This course is for you! This course is available in English: French-speaking lecturers with English subtitles and fully translated contents (slides, practices). This MOOC is supported by the Patrick and Lina Drahi Foundation.

Created by:  Institut Mines-Télécom
  • Taught by:  Laurent Franck, Professor

    IMT Atlantique, on leave to Airbus Defence & Space as of September 1st, 2017
  • Taught by:  Tarik Benaddi, Assistant Professor

    IMT Atlantique
  • Taught by:  Julien Fasson, Associate Professor

    INPT/ENSEEIHT
  • Taught by:  Nathalie Thomas, Associate professor

    INPT/ENSEEIHT
  • Taught by:  Marie-Laure Boucheret, Professor

    INPT/ENSEEIHT
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Syllabus


WEEK 1


Satellites at our service
This module provides an introduction to satellite communications. Why using satellites ? What sort of communication services ? How much does it cost ?


27 videos, 4 readings, 7 practice quizzes expand


  1. 閱讀: Let's start!
  2. Video: Greetings, Earthling
  3. Video: Learning in six weeks (or more, or less)
  4. 閱讀: The course contents in the blink of an eye
  5. 閱讀: Getting the most from diverse contents
  6. 閱讀: Practicing with the LabVIEW(tm) educational programs
  7. 練習測驗: Warm up quiz
  8. Video: Introduction
  9. Video: The conquest
  10. Video: The challenges
  11. 練習測驗: Practice quiz, PQ1-1
  12. Video: Conclusion
  13. Video: Going further: the Van Allen belt
  14. Video: Introduction
  15. Video: The first steps
  16. 練習測驗: Practice quiz, PQ1-2
  17. Video: Communications capacity
  18. Video: Communications satellites today
  19. 練習測驗: Practice quiz, PQ1-3
  20. Video: Conclusion
  21. Video: Going further: communications capacity (the return)
  22. Video: Introduction & strengths of satellites
  23. Video: A variety of services
  24. 練習測驗: Practice quiz, PQ1-4
  25. Video: Conclusion
  26. Video: Going further: positioning in networks
  27. Video: Introduction & navigation
  28. Video: Observation
  29. Video: Conclusion
  30. Video: Going further: space exploration
  31. 練習測驗: Practice quiz, PQ1-5
  32. Video: Introduction & the market players
  33. Video: Economic elements
  34. 練習測驗: Practice quiz, PQ1-6
  35. Video: Conclusion
  36. Video: Nathalie Font - marketing
  37. Video: Remi Lapeyre - spacecraft operations
  38. Video: Common thread: Internet by satellite

Graded: Weekly quiz, WQ1

WEEK 2


Satellite and communications
This module describes the overall architecture of a satellite communications system, discusses the concept of orbit and what are the typical sub-systems of a satellite


21 videos, 2 readings, 6 practice quizzes expand


  1. Video: Introduction & a matter of segments
  2. Video: A matter of links
  3. Video: System engineering
  4. 練習測驗: Practice quiz, PQ2-1
  5. Video: Laws of a space communication system
  6. Video: Conclusion
  7. Video: Going further: managing multiple access by terminals
  8. 練習測驗: Practice quiz, PQ2-2
  9. Video: Introduction
  10. Video: Overview
  11. Video: Various types of orbit
  12. 練習測驗: Practice quiz, PQ2-3
  13. Video: Relationship between orbit and service
  14. Video: Conclusion
  15. Video: Going further: Kepler lays down the law
  16. 練習測驗: Practice quiz, PQ2-4
  17. 閱讀: LabVIEW educational program: orbits
  18. 閱讀: LabVIEW educational program: satellite position
  19. Video: Introduction
  20. Video: The platform and its subsystems
  21. Video: Payload: antennas
  22. 練習測驗: Practice quiz, PQ2-5
  23. Video: Payload: repeater
  24. Video: Conclusion
  25. Video: Going further: repeater for mesh architecture
  26. 練習測驗: Practice quiz, PQ2-6
  27. Video: Patricia Iñigo Martinez - system engineering
  28. Video: Nicolas Jacquey - payload engineering
  29. Video: Common thread: Internet by satellite

Graded: Weekly quiz, WQ2

WEEK 3


Digital communications
This module discusses the basics of information transmission


18 videos, 4 readings, 3 practice quizzes expand


  1. Video: Introduction
  2. Video: Bit rate
  3. Video: Bit error rate
  4. Video: Conclusion
  5. 閱讀: Going further: signal digitization
  6. 練習測驗: Practice quiz, PQ3-1
  7. Video: Introduction
  8. Video: Bit rate / symbol rate
  9. Video: Concept of frequency
  10. Video: Bandwidth occupied by the signal
  11. Video: Bandwidth / rate relation
  12. Video: Carrier transmission
  13. Video: Conclusion
  14. 閱讀: Going further: signal shaping
  15. 練習測驗: Practice quiz, PQ3-2
  16. Video: Introduction
  17. Video: Free space propagation
  18. Video: Limited bandwidth
  19. Video: Noise
  20. Video: Conclusion
  21. 練習測驗: Practice quiz, PQ3-3
  22. 閱讀: LabVIEW educational program: simple signals
  23. 閱讀: LabVIEW educational program: baseband modulation
  24. Video: Mohamed Benseddik - regulatory affairs
  25. Video: Common thread: Internet by satellite

Graded: Weekly quiz, WQ3

WEEK 4


Communication techniques
This module covers advanced transmission concepts such as modulation and coding. These operations are the core of a communications system impacting the service performance.


17 videos, 4 readings, 5 practice quizzes expand


  1. Video: Introduction
  2. Video: BPSK modulation
  3. 練習測驗: Practice quiz, PQ4-1
  4. Video: QPSK modulation
  5. Video: QAM modulation
  6. Video: PSK modulation
  7. 練習測驗: Practice quiz, PQ4-2
  8. Video: Demodulation
  9. Video: Bit error rate (BER)
  10. 練習測驗: Practice quizz, PQ4-3
  11. Video: Conclusion
  12. 閱讀: Going further : I/Q demodulator
  13. 閱讀: Going further : APSK modulations
  14. 閱讀: LabVIEW educational program: DVB-S2 carrier modulation
  15. 閱讀: LabVIEW educational program: signal amplification
  16. Video: Introduction
  17. Video: Repetition Codes
  18. Video: Binary block codes
  19. 練習測驗: Practice quiz, PQ4-4
  20. Video: The coding gain
  21. Video: The impact of the code efficiency on the BER
  22. 練習測驗: Practice quiz, PQ4-5
  23. Video: Conclusion
  24. Video: Bouchra Benammar - research and development
  25. Video: Mathieu Dervin - research and development
  26. Video: Common thread: Internet by satellite

Graded: Weekly quiz, WQ4

WEEK 5


Hardware and equipments
This module lists the equipments that take part to the communication chain on ground and how the overall communication performance can be assessed


23 videos, 2 readings, 7 practice quizzes expand


  1. Video: Introduction & terminal types and general architecture
  2. Video: Light terminals
  3. Video: Portable, transportable and fixed terminals
  4. 練習測驗: Practice quiz, PQ5-1
  5. Video: Mobile terminals
  6. Video: Conclusion
  7. Video: Going further: functioning of an antenna with automatic pointing
  8. 練習測驗: Practice quiz, PQ5-2
  9. Video: Introduction
  10. Video: Antennas
  11. 閱讀: Going further: everything you wanted to know about antennas ...
  12. Video: RF elements
  13. 練習測驗: Practice quiz, PQ5-3
  14. Video: Frequency conversion and modems
  15. Video: Interconnection with Earth
  16. Video: Other aspects
  17. Video: Conclusion
  18. Video: Going further: monitoring the health of the satellite
  19. 練習測驗: Practice quiz, PQ5-4
  20. Video: Introduction
  21. Video: Analog link budget
  22. 練習測驗: Practice quiz, PQ5-5
  23. Video: The noise component
  24. Video: The end-to-end budget
  25. 練習測驗: Practice quiz, PQ5-6
  26. Video: Digital link budget
  27. Video: Conclusion & Going further: other factors in the link budget
  28. 練習測驗: Practice quiz, PQ5-7
  29. 閱讀: LabVIEW educational program: single link budget
  30. Video: Cynthia Fontana - satellite transmissions
  31. Video: Hervé Gaudefroy - products and services development
  32. Video: Internet by satellite

Graded: Weekly quiz, WQ5

WEEK 6


Networking and services
This module explains how services such as voice, television and Internet access are provided by means of communications satellites.


20 videos, 8 practice quizzes expand


  1. Video: Introduction
  2. Video: Before the Internet
  3. 練習測驗: Practice quiz, PQ6-1
  4. Video: Internet and the notion of network
  5. 練習測驗: Practice quiz, PQ6-2
  6. Video: Interconnection and interoperability: a real issue
  7. Video: The notion of protocol
  8. 練習測驗: Practice quiz, PQ6-3
  9. Video: Going further: Internet Protocol and the hourglass
  10. Video: From analog to digital
  11. 練習測驗: Practice quiz, PQ6-4
  12. Video: DVB-S
  13. Video: Evolutions
  14. 練習測驗: Practice quiz, PQ6-5
  15. Video: Independent systems
  16. Video: Globalstar vs Iridium
  17. 練習測驗: Practice quiz, PQ6-6
  18. Video: Interconnection with mobile telephony networks
  19. Video: Voice over IP
  20. Video: Going further: Impact of a satellite link on QoS
  21. 練習測驗: Practice quiz, PQ6-7
  22. Video: What are we talking about?
  23. Video: Need for a return link
  24. Video: IP over satellite: the challenges
  25. 練習測驗: Practice quiz, PQ6-8
  26. Video: Sandrine Lafont - ground segments and services
  27. Video: Alain Frizon - satellite programme
  28. Video: Common thread: Internet by satellite

Graded: Weekly quiz, WQ6

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