ELT-43406 5G Mobile Communications – Spring 2017

Updated 24.2.2017

Course organization and requirements

Topics and instructions for mandatory Literature Study exercise

Lecture notes – available in TUT network or VPN

Supplementary materials

3GPP documents: See slides 3-10 of Lecture 7. These include (drafts and finalized versions of) specifications for different generations and releases of cellular mobile system evoilution, as well as meeting documents related to the on-goning standardization activities (different companies proposals, meeting minutes, way forward documents, etc.).

White papers, etc. Many of these cover different aspects of 5G, and the listed white paper sites include seprate white papers on various specific technologies relevant for 5G.

Lecture 2:

5G system concept:

5G spectrum:

Optical core network:

Network densification:

Network technologies: Cloud RAN, Virtualization, Network slicing:

Massive MIMO:

Full duplex:

Lecture 3:

Lecture 4:

Lecture 5:


Tactile internet:

Industrial Internet:

Vehicular communications:

5G positioning

Lecture 7: