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Synonyms for modulation

a musical passage moving from one key to another

(electronics) the transmission of a signal by using it to vary a carrier wave

a manner of speaking in which the loudness or pitch or tone of the voice is modified

the act of modifying or adjusting according to due measure and proportion (as with regard to artistic effect)

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Along with the above mentioned applications, QAM finds its uses in Global System for Mobile (GSM)/Wideband Code Division Multiple Access (WCDMA)/Long Term Evolution (LTE) technologies.
* By combining licensed and unlicensed bands with 4-carrier aggregation, 4x4 MIMO and 256 QAM, Verizon achieved 953 Mbps in a real-world deployment in Florida.
After IFFT operation is done on loaded QAM symbols on subcarriers, the output time domain OFDM signal can be obtained.
The cumulative effect of transmitter-receiver imperfections and channel errors captured in [I.sub.Rx](t) and [Q.sub.Rx](t) components is a degradation in received QAM symbol estimates, denoted here as [mathematical expression not reproducible] for a given [S.sub.k], induced by a location shift of [mathematical expression not reproducible] constellation points relative to the corresponding ideal [mathematical expression not reproducible] constellation points.
En recepcion, se tienen los procesos inversos a la etapa de transmision; la senal proveniente de la salida del sumador AWGN es aplicada a un bloque encargado de mapear los simbolos QAM a bits (E).
The event took place on Tuesday, August 22, at QAM campus.
Offset QAM is a scheme that the real part and imaginary part separated from a QAM data constellation are transmitted with a half symbol time delay.
Table 1: Simulation Parameters Parameters Values IFFT/FFT Size 256 Number of active sub-carriers 192 Cyclic prefix length 32 Number of guard bands 28 high, 27 low Number of pilots 8 DC null 1 Modulation schemes QPSK, 16 QAM Channel model Rayleigh fading channel Channel Coding CC with constraint length = 7, rate=1/2 and Interleaving RS (63, 31) code over GF (26) and interleaver concatenated (RS-CC) and interleaver Space Time Coding type Dama QOSTBC Antennas transmitted Power Equally Receiver detection schemes MRC Table 2: 3x1 Dama QOSTBC-OFDM system performance compared with coded system SNR for Proposed System (dB) Modulation BER SNR for RS CC RS-CC used uncoded system (dB) QPSK [10.sup.-4] 15 9.199 8.484 6.669 16-QAM [10.sup.-4] 19.
Keywords: SNR estimation, maximum likelihood, QAM, Rayleigh fading
The company will also bring improved download and upload speeds by pushing out 256 QAM (Quadrature Amplitude Management) down and 64 QAM up by the end of the month.  The company also noted that it currently covers 225 million customers in 366 markets using its 700 mhz A Block spectrum, which uses low energy airwaves that travel far and penetrate buildings easily. 
Pakistan People Party, Qaumi Watan Party, Awami National Party, Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz, Jamait Ulema-i-Islami-Fazal, Jamait Ulema-i-Islami-Nazriati, Jamaat-i-Islami, Pakistan Awami Party, Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf, columnists, Pakhtunkhwa Ulasi Tehreek, Qam Qalam, district and tehsil Nazims, nationalists, Pashto language writers, Swabi Bar Association members and literary figures spoke in the convention which was continued for six hours without any interval.
ARRIS International plc (Nasdaq:ARRS), a provider of entertainment and communications technology, announced on Wednesday that its APEX3000 Universal Edge QAM platform has been selected by Television Internacional (TVI) to expand its HD channel broadcasting.
The PPC-10G 10-Gig millimeter wave platform is based on state-of-the-art MMIC chips, which support QAM 256 (Quadrature Amplitude Modulation) in digital data radio communications.
KARACHI -- Qaumi Awami Tehreek (QAM) president, Ayaz Latif Palijo on Monday urged the federation to employ its constitutional authority in connection with the renewal of term for Sindh Rangers' special powers.