"The only continuing source that helps users analyze, plan, design, evaluate, and manage integrated telecommunications networks, systems, and services, The Froehlich/Kent Encyclopedia of Telecommunications presents both basic and technologically advanced knowledge in the field. An ideal reference source for both newcomers as well as seasoned specialists, the Encyclopedia covers seven key areas--Terminals and Interfaces; Transmission; Switching, Routing, and Flow Control; Networks and Network Control; Communications Software and Protocols; Network and system Management; and Components and Processes."
Table of Contents
"Fiber Distributed Data Interface: A Medium Access Control Protocol for High-Speed Networks, Taieb F. Znati Fiber-Optic Loop Integrated Devices, Morio Kobayashi Fiber-Optic Transmission Media: Technology Fundamentals, Telecommunications Applications, C. Robert Paulson Filter Design. Flow and Admission Control of ON - OFF Sources in High-Speed Networks, Khosrow Sohraby Flow and Congestion Control, Mario Gerla and Leonard Kleinrock FM Radio Commercialization in the United States, David L. Morton, Jr. Formal, Automated Protocol Validation, Gerard J. Holzmann Foundations of Marketing Research in Telecommunications: Creating New Opportunities, Steven E. Permut Fourier Analysis, Series and Transforms. Fractals: Basic Concepts and Selected Applications, Muhammad Sahimi and Sumit Mukhopadhyay Frame Relay Services, Leigh Saunders Frequency Standards for Telecommunications. Fundamentals of Marketing for High-Technology Organizations, Robert M. Janowiak Fundamentals of Modulation and Coding for Digital Communications, Ian F. Blake and Paul H. Wittke Fundamentals of Packet Switching, C. Fred Klein, Jr. and Ben-Ren Chen Gateway Services. Heaviside, Oliver, Marylin K. Sheddan Henry, Joseph, Marylin K. Sheddan Hertz, Heinrich Rudolf, Marylin K. Sheddan High-Definition Television, Corey P. Carbonara High-Definition Television Broadcasting Systems, Yuichi Ninomiya High-Definition Television Video-Signal Compression, Arun Netravali and Eric Petajan High-Performance Packet Switching with Deflection Networks, Guido G. Albertengo Human Factors and Telecommunications, Anthony Debons Human Factors Designs for Telecommunications. Human Factors in the Design of Displays. IEEE Communications Society, Ransom D. Slayton "