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Name: Binary Phase Shift Keying
ID: m10280
Language: English (en)
Summary: Introduces a method for representing bits with an analog signal known as binary phase shift keying.
Subject: Science and Technology
Keywords: bandwidth, binary phase shift keying, bit interval, BPSK, datarate, digital communication, information communication, signal set, transmission bandwidth
License: Creative Commons Attribution License CC-BY 1.0

Authors: Don Johnson (
Copyright Holders: Don Johnson (
Maintainers: Don Johnson (, John Cottrell (

Latest version: 2.14 (history)
First publication date: Aug 9, 2001 12:00 am -0500
Last revision to module: Jun 5, 2009 5:29 pm -0500


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Version History

Version: 2.14 Jun 5, 2009 5:29 pm -0500 by Connexions
Modified markup for explicit .eps image reference

Version: 2.13 Jun 3, 2007 5:10 pm -0500 by Don Johnson
Fixed some wording problems.

Version: 2.12 Apr 6, 2005 7:52 pm -0500 by Charlet Reedstrom
update to cnxml-0.5, fix a bit of mathml

Version: 2.11 Aug 17, 2002 12:00 am -0500 by (Unknown)
Fixed minor typos.

Version: 2.10 Aug 8, 2002 12:00 am -0500 by (Unknown)
Inserted exercise and fixed minor errors.

Version: 2.9 Aug 8, 2002 12:00 am -0500 by (Unknown)
Fixed math error.

Version: 2.8 Aug 5, 2002 12:00 am -0500 by (Unknown)
Deleted test code.

Version: 2.7 Aug 4, 2002 12:00 am -0500 by (Unknown)
Fixed several errors (some unsuccessfully).

Version: 2.6 Jul 31, 2002 12:00 am -0500 by (Unknown)
auditing this module.

Version: 2.5 Sep 11, 2001 12:00 am -0500 by Brent Hendricks
Converted to CNXML 0.3.5

Version: 2.4 Aug 23, 2001 12:00 am -0500 by (Unknown)
deleted some whitespaces.

Version: 2.2 Aug 20, 2001 12:00 am -0500 by (Unknown)
I re-uploaded the images and their .eps files.

Version: 2.1 Aug 9, 2001 12:00 am -0500 by (Unknown)
new module created by combining 542, 543, 544

Version: 2.0 Aug 9, 2001 12:00 am -0500 by (Unknown)
Added initial template for new module m10280

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