Application of linearised amplifiers in adaptive antennas

H Xue, MA Beach, JP McGeehan

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Abstract

The use of adaptive antennas in mobile communications base stations is self-explanatory. It offers the potential of increased spectrum efficiency, extended range of coverage and reduced delay spread. However, one major concern for adaptive antenna system is the non-linearity effects of the RF/IF chain upon digital baseband beamforming network. The article investigates these effects on the performance of adaptive antennas and suggests potential solutions to these non-linearity problems in base station transceiver systems.
Translated title of the contributionApplication of Linearised Amplifiers in Adaptive Antennas
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationUnknown
PublisherInstitute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)
Pages51 - 56
Volume1
ISBN (Print)078039826
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Feb 1995
EventMTT-S International Symposium on Technologies for Wireless Applications, 1995 - Vancouver, Canada
Duration: 1 Feb 1995 → …

Conference

ConferenceMTT-S International Symposium on Technologies for Wireless Applications, 1995
CountryCanada
CityVancouver
Period1/02/95 → …

Bibliographical note

Conference Proceedings/Title of Journal: IEEE MTT-S Int. Topical Sym. on Technologies for Wireless Applications, Canada, 20-23rd Feb
Rose publication type: Conference contribution

Sponsorship: This work was supported under the E.C. RACE
R2108 TSUNAMI programme and the authors are
grateful to all members of the consortium for their contribution and help with this work.

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Keywords

  • adaptive antenna arrays
  • cellular radio

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    Xue, H., Beach, MA., & McGeehan, JP. (1995). Application of linearised amplifiers in adaptive antennas. In Unknown (Vol. 1, pp. 51 - 56). Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE). https://doi.org/10.1109/MTTTWA.1995.512327