389.206 Mobile Digital Communications
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2023S, VO, 2.0h, 3.0EC


  • Semester hours: 2.0
  • Credits: 3.0
  • Type: VO Lecture
  • Format: Presence

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to understand mobile digital communication technologies, especially of the fourth and fifth generation, as well as, have an overview and understanding of current research developments for sixth generation technologies. 


Subject of course

The most important technologies of fourth and fifth generation mobile communication systems will be discussed, with main focus on the signal processing perspective. As a basis, the underlying information theoretic concepts and models are introduced and reviewed. Furthermore, promising current developments of 6G technologies will be introduced.


Teaching methods

In-person lectures complemented by short multiple-choice quizzes in TUWEL.

Mode of examination


Additional information

The slides of the lecture and additional literature will be provided in TUWEL.

The preliminary discussion and introduction/motivation of the lecture takes place on March 7 at TU Wien. 



Course dates

Tue14:30 - 16:3007.03.2023 - 27.06.2023Sem 389 Vorlesung
Mobile Digital Communications - Single appointments
Tue07.03.202314:30 - 16:30Sem 389 Vorlesung
Tue14.03.202314:30 - 16:30Sem 389 Vorlesung
Tue21.03.202314:30 - 16:30Sem 389 Vorlesung
Tue28.03.202314:30 - 16:30Sem 389 Vorlesung
Tue18.04.202314:30 - 16:30Sem 389 Vorlesung
Tue25.04.202314:30 - 16:30Sem 389 Vorlesung
Tue02.05.202314:30 - 16:30Sem 389 Vorlesung
Tue09.05.202314:30 - 16:30Sem 389 Vorlesung
Tue16.05.202314:30 - 16:30Sem 389 Vorlesung
Tue23.05.202314:30 - 16:30Sem 389 Vorlesung
Tue06.06.202314:30 - 16:30Sem 389 Vorlesung
Tue13.06.202314:30 - 16:30Sem 389 Vorlesung
Tue20.06.202314:30 - 16:30Sem 389 Vorlesung
Tue27.06.202314:30 - 16:30Sem 389 Vorlesung

Examination modalities

Written exam during the last lecture unit (multiple choice). Alternatively, an oral exam is offered on demand.


DayTimeDateRoomMode of examinationApplication timeApplication modeExam
Tue11:00 - 12:0025.06.2024Sem 389 written12.06.2024 09:00 - 24.06.2024 23:59TISSMultiple Choice Exam
Thu10:00 - 11:0027.06.2024 Seminar room CG0402 (fourth floor, same building as lecture)written12.06.2024 09:00 - 26.06.2024 23:59TISSMultiple Choice Exam

Course registration

Not necessary


Study CodeObligationSemesterPrecon.Info
066 507 Telecommunications Mandatory elective



Previous knowledge

Wireless Communications 1 (389.157) is beneficial, but not mandatory