ECE: Electrical & Computer Engineering
ECE Faculty

William H. Tranter

Photograph of William H. TranterOffice: 451 Durham
Mailing Address: 302 Whittemore (0111)
Virginia Tech
Blacksburg, VA 24061
Tel: (540) 231-2961
Fax: (540) 231-2968
vt.edu Email: btranter

Personal website


Title: Bradley Professor of Communications

Education:
Ph.D., University of Alabama, 1970
M.S.E.E., University of Alabama, 1965
B.S.E.E., University of Alabama, 1964

Teaching Interests:
Communications

Research Interests:
Digital signal processing, Wireless communication systems, Digital communication systems, Computer-aided design, Analysis and performance evaluation of communication systems

Textbooks Published


Basic Simulation Models of Phase Tracking Devices Using MATLAB
By William Tranter, Ratchaneekorn Thamvichai, and Tamal Bose
(Morgan-Claypool)

The Best of the Best
Authors: William Tranter, Desmond P. Taylor, Rodger E. Ziemer, Nicholas F. Maxemchuk, Jon W. Mark
(IEEE Press and John Wiley & Sons)

Principles of Communications Systems Simulation with Wireless Applications
Authors: William H. Tranter, K.S. Shanmugan, T.S. Rappaport, K.L. Kosbar
(Prentice Hall)

Computer Aided Design and Analysis of Communication Systems with Wireless Applications
Authors: Kurt L. Kosbar, Ted S. Rappaport, K. Sam Shanmugan, and William H. Tranter
(Prentice Hall)

Continuous Time Systems
Authors: William H. Tranter and R. E. Ziemer
(Prentice Hall)

Phase-Locked Loops and Synchronization Systems: A MATLAB-Based Simulation Laboratory
Authors: Donald R. Stephens, Dennis G. Sweeney and William H. Tranter
(Prentice Hall)

Principles of Communications: Systems, Modulation and Noise: Fifth Edition
Authors: William H. Tranter and Rodger E. Ziemer
(John Wiley & Sons)

Signals and Systems: Continuous and Discrete: Fourth Edition
Authors: D. R. Fannin, William H. Tranter, and Rodger E. Ziemer
(Prentice Hall)

Wireless Personal Communications Bluetooth Tutorial and Other Technologies
Authors: Ted S. Rappaport, Jeffrey H. Reed, Max Robert, William H. Tranter, and Brian D. Woerner
(Kluwer Academic Publishers)

Wireless Personal Communication: Channel Modeling and Systems Engineering
Authors: Ted S. Rappaport, Jeffrey H. Reed, William H. Tranter, and Brian D. Woerner
(Kluwer Academic Publishers)

Wireless Personal Communications: Emerging Technologies for Enhanced Communications
Authors: Ted S. Rappaport, Jeffrey H. Reed, William H. Tranter, and Brian D. Woerner
(Kluwer Academic Publishers)

Wireless Personal Communications: Improving Capacity, Services, and Reliability
Authors: Ted S. Rappaport, Jeffrey H. Reed, William H. Tranter, and Brian D. Woerner
(Kluwer Academic Publishers)