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A Day in the Life of your Cell Phone


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7/24/14 1:00 pm to 7/24/14 2:00 pm EDT

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Agilent in LTE & Wireless - Webcast Series 2014

Title: A Day in the Life of your Cell Phone

Date: July 24, 2014

Time: 10am PT/ 1pm ET / 5pm UTC

Presenter: Darcy Smith, Field Applications Engineer, Agilent Technologies

This webcast is an introduction to what happens when you turn on your cell phone and discusses the primary protocol procedures, common to most cellular technologies, that take place between the device and the cellular network.  It reviews various air interface types, access technologies, and cellular concepts common across technologies. The key transmitter and receiver measurements, using W-CDMA technology as an example, that are needed to confirm the device conforms to standards are summarized.

Who should attend:
This webcast is meant for engineers and technicians new to working on cellular device projects.

Presenter bio:
Darcy earned her MSEE from University of Washington and has been with Hewlett Packard/Agilent Technologies/soon to be Keysight Technologies for over 17 years in a variety of roles from Business Development, Product Marketing, to Applications Engineering. For the past 6 years, Darcy has been a Field Applications Engineer in Portland focusing on RF and Wireless technologies.