USRP® Radio Support from Communications Toolbox

Support Package for USRP® Radio Description

With Communications Toolbox™ Support Package for USRP®[1] Radio, MATLAB® and Simulink® connect to USRP® software-defined radios (SDR) from Ettus Research® to provide a radio-in-the-loop design and modeling environment. With this support package, Communications Toolbox, and a USRP®, you can design and verify practical SDR systems starting with Release 2011a of MATLAB and Simulink. This support package does not require GNU Radio open-source software.

Communications Toolbox Support Package for USRP® Radio includes:

  • Use of USRP® as a standalone peripheral for live RF data I/O, including:

    • Functions and System objects for connecting MATLAB to UHD-based USRP® radios

    • Blocks for connecting Simulink to UHD-based USRP® radios

  • Examples to assist you:

    • QPSK transmitter and receiver

    • FM mono and stereo receivers

    • FRS/GMRS transmitter and receiver

    • And more

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[1] USRP, USRP2, UHD, and Ettus Research are trademarks of National Instruments Corp.