An investigation of RAKE receiver operation in an urban environment for various spreading bandwidth allocations

SA Allpress, MA Beach, G Martin, CM Simmonds

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Abstract

The renewed interest in the application of the spread-spectrum techniques such as CDMA to cellular mobile radio systems, in both the US, and within Europe through the RACE II and UK DTI/SERC LINK programs continues to gather momentum. To this end, an analytical performance model has been developed in order to provide a greater insight into the operation of this technique, in particular the sensitivity of the bandwidth efficiency of the network to the form of diversity signal processing used in the mobile transceiver. This theme is continued with an investigation of the wideband channel characteristics of an urban service area. Results are presented relating the statistics of the RAKE receiver branches to the spreading bandwidth used.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationUnknown
PublisherInstitute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)
Pages506 - 510
Volume1
ISBN (Print)078036732, 0780306732
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - May 1992
Event42nd Vehicular Technology Conference 1992 (VTC 1992-Spring) - Denver, CO, United States
Duration: 1 May 1992 → …

Conference

Conference42nd Vehicular Technology Conference 1992 (VTC 1992-Spring)
CountryUnited States
CityDenver, CO
Period1/05/92 → …

Bibliographical note

Conference Proceedings/Title of Journal: IEEE 42nd Vehicular Technology Conf., Denver, May 1992
Rose publication type: Conference contribution

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    Allpress, SA., Beach, MA., Martin, G., & Simmonds, CM. (1992). An investigation of RAKE receiver operation in an urban environment for various spreading bandwidth allocations. In Unknown (Vol. 1, pp. 506 - 510). Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE). https://doi.org/10.1109/VETEC.1992.245345