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DESCANSO - Deep Space Communications and Naviagtion Systems

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DESCANSO Book Series

Deep Space Communications and Navigation Series
Joseph H. Yuen, Editor-in-Chief

Volume 9
Autonomous Software-Defined Radio Receivers for Deep Space Applications
Hard copies are now published by John Wiley & Sons
     - Jon Hamkins, Editor (About the Editor)
     - Marvin K. Simon, Editor (About the Editor)

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Foreword xiii
Preface xv
Acknowledgments xvii
Contributors xix
Chapter 1: Introduction and Overview - Jon Hamkins and Marvin K. Simon 1
Chapter 2: The Electra Radio - Edgar Satorius, Tom Jedrey, David Bell, Ann Devereaux, Todd Ely, Edwin Grigorian, Igor Kuperman, and Alan Lee 19
Chapter 3: Modulation Index Estimation - Marvin K. Simon and Jon Hamkins 45
Chapter 4: Frequency Correction - Dariush Divsalar 63
Chapter 5: Data Format and Pulse Shape Classification - Marvin K. Simon and Dariush Divsalar 85
Chapter 6: Signal-to-Noise Ratio Estimation - Marvin K. Simon and Samuel Dolinar 121
Chapter 7: Data Rate Estimation - Andre Tkacenko and Marvin K. Simon 193
Chapter 8: Carrier Synchronization - Marvin K. Simon and Jon Hamkins 227
Chapter 9: Modulation Classification - Jon Hamkins and Marvin K. Simon 271
Chapter 10: Symbol Synchronization - Marvin K. Simon 321
Chapter 11: Implementation and Interaction of Estimators and Classifiers - Jon Hamkins and Hooman Shirani-Mehr 391
Acronyms and Abbreviations 411
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