1

GATE ECE 2012

MCQ (Single Correct Answer)

+2

-0.6

A BPSK scheme operating over an AWGN channel with noise power spectral density of N

and $$${s_2}\left( t \right) = - \sqrt {{{2E} \over T}\,\sin \left( {{\omega _c}t} \right)} $$$

_{0}2, uses equi-probable signals $$${s_1}\left( t \right) = \sqrt {{{2E} \over T}\,\sin \left( {{\omega _c}t} \right)} $$$and $$${s_2}\left( t \right) = - \sqrt {{{2E} \over T}\,\sin \left( {{\omega _c}t} \right)} $$$

over the symbol interval, $$(0, T)$$. If the local oscillator in a coherent receiver is ahead in phase by 45^{0} with respect to the received signal, the probability of error in the resulting system is

2

GATE ECE 2012

MCQ (Single Correct Answer)

+2

-0.6

A binary symmetric channel (BSC) has a transition probability of 1/8. If the binary transmit symbol X is such that P(X =0) = 9/10, then the probability of error for an optimum receiver will be

3

GATE ECE 2011

MCQ (Single Correct Answer)

+2

-0.6

A four phase and an eight-phase signal constellation are shown in the figure below.

For the constraint that the minimum distance between pairs of signal points be d
for both constellations, the radii r_{1}, and r^{2} of the circles are_{}

4

GATE ECE 2011

MCQ (Single Correct Answer)

+2

-0.6

A four phase and an eight-phase signal constellation are shown in the figure below.

Assuming high SNR and that all signals are equally probable, the additional average transmitted signal energy required by the 8-PSK signal to achieve the same error probability as the 4-PSK signal is

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GATE ECE Subjects

Signals and Systems

Representation of Continuous Time Signal Fourier Series
Fourier Transform
Continuous Time Signal Laplace Transform
Discrete Time Signal Fourier Series Fourier Transform
Discrete Fourier Transform and Fast Fourier Transform
Discrete Time Signal Z Transform
Continuous Time Linear Invariant System
Discrete Time Linear Time Invariant Systems
Transmission of Signal Through Continuous Time LTI Systems
Sampling
Transmission of Signal Through Discrete Time Lti Systems
Miscellaneous

Network Theory

Control Systems

Digital Circuits

General Aptitude

Electronic Devices and VLSI

Analog Circuits

Engineering Mathematics

Microprocessors

Communications

Electromagnetics