A Roadmap to Future Space Connectivity Satellite and Interplanetary Networks

This book provides an overview of the latest R&D advancements in the field of ICT technologies inherent to a New Space vision. The book presents a system-level and technology-level description of future space networking and communications. The authors also expand the vision to interplanetary net...

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Bibliographic Details
Other Authors: Sacchi, Claudio (Editor), Granelli, Fabrizio (Editor), Bassoli, Riccardo (Editor), Fitzek, Frank H. P. (Editor)
Format: eBook
Published: Cham Springer International Publishing 2023, 2023
Edition:1st ed. 2023
Series:Signals and Communication Technology
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Collection: Springer eBooks 2005- - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • Introduction
  • Part I: Satellite Communication Technology
  • Millimeter Waves and high-throughput satellites
  • Quantum satellite communications
  • The role of satellite in 5G and beyond
  • Futuristic satellite scenarios in 6G
  • Part II: Systems and Infrastructures
  • Hardware platforms for space and interplanetary communication networks
  • End-to-end space system engineering considerations
  • Technologies and infrastructures for a sustainable Space
  • Intelligent Space communication networks
  • Part III: Interplanetary networking
  • Resilient networking solutions for interplanetary Internet
  • Softwarization in Satellite and Interplanetary networks
  • Extraterrestrial RAN: the road to broadband connectivity on Mars
  • Part IV: New Space Applications
  • Integration between Communication, Navigation, and Sensing
  • Internet-of-Things, Internet of Remote Things and Internet of Space Things
  • Tactile Internet/Digital twins for the Space
  • Roadmap for future
  • Conclusion