pulse position modulation

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pulse position modulation:

see modulationmodulation,
in communications, process in which some characteristic of a wave (the carrier wave) is made to vary in accordance with an information-bearing signal wave (the modulating wave); demodulation is the process by which the original signal is recovered from the wave
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However, the equation extends to M-ary pulse position modulation.
Papers from the conference examine research areas such as network decomposition in wireless communication, biorthogonal pulse position modulation for time-hopping UWB systems, and third-party flow control.
Techniques for modulating UWB pulses include Pulse Position Modulation and Pulse Amplitude Modulation.