5G Technology Overview

ATDI South Pacific


The objective of this Module is to provide an overall understanding of the Access network and the Physical Layer of 5G NR technology. This module builds on the participant’s knowledge of LTE and introduces the new concepts in 5G.


This module is of 3 hours duration.


Euro 105


This module assumes that the participant is familiar with RF Planning and LTE technology.

Topics covered:

  • 5G overview,
  • 5G Link Budget,
  • NSA and SA,
  • 5G frequency ranges,
  • Transmission Bandwidths,
  • 5G Frame structure (Subcarrier, Symbol, Resource Element, Resource Block, Slot, Sub Frame, Frame, Numerology),
  • 5G Physical Channels,
  • Demodulation Reference Signals- DMR,
  • Synchronisation Signal Block – SSB,
  • UE measurements,
  • Beam Forming,
  • Massive MIMO,
  • MIMO Layers,
  • Code word to layer mapping,
  • Throughput calculations

Minimum Attendance Required to run the Session:

5 People

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