High speed bit error rate estimation in frequency selective time-varying channels

AR Nix, JP McGeehan

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference Contribution (Conference Proceeding)

321 Downloads (Pure)

Abstract

Over the gears many wideband propagation modelling techniques have been proposed for indoor and microcellular environments. However, obtaining system quality of service information is still a time consuming process that often requires extensive computer simulation. In this paper a unique technique is presented that rapidly estimates the average and instantaneous bit error rate for frequency selective time-varying channels. The method was developed to process the wideband channel impulse response information generated by the latest ray-tracing propagation models. The technique combines the speed associated with a theoretical investigation with the flexibility of a conventional simulation. To confirm the accuracy of our algorithm, both the instantaneous and average bit error rates for coherent PSK are estimated and compared with results obtained by previous authors.
Translated title of the contributionHigh speed bit error rate estimation in frequency selective time-varying channels
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationInternational Conference on Communications Systems, Singapore
PublisherInstitute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)
Pages677 - 681
Volume2
ISBN (Print)0780320468
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Nov 1994
EventInternational Conference on Communications Systems, 1994 - Singapore, Singapore
Duration: 1 Nov 1994 → …

Conference

ConferenceInternational Conference on Communications Systems, 1994
CountrySingapore
CitySingapore
Period1/11/94 → …

Bibliographical note

Conference Proceedings/Title of Journal: IEEE Singapore International Conference on Communications Systems (ICCS '94)
Rose publication type: Conference contribution

Terms of use: Copyright © 1994 IEEE. Reprinted from Proceedings Singapore ICCS '94 Conference. This material is posted here with permission of the IEEE. Such permission of the IEEE does not in any way imply IEEE endorsement of any of the University of Bristol's products or services. Internal or personal use of this material is permitted. However, permission to reprint/republish this material for advertising or promotional purposes or for creating new collective works for resale or redistribution must be obtained from the IEEE by writing to pubs-permissions@ieee.org.


By choosing to view this document, you agree to all provisions of the copyright laws protecting it.

Keywords

  • radiowave propagation
  • ray tracing

Fingerprint Dive into the research topics of 'High speed bit error rate estimation in frequency selective time-varying channels'. Together they form a unique fingerprint.

Cite this