Intelligent antennas for DS-CDMA systems

G Tsoulos, MA Beach, SC Swales

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Abstract

This paper considers the performance of a DS-CDMA system which employs adaptive antenna technology at the basestation site. By utilising the capability of ray-tracing to provide the complex channel impulse response, a new ray-based simulation methodology for an adaptive antenna in a DS-CDMA system is presented. Results for a typical microcellular environment highlight the behaviour of the adaptive antenna. Finally, with the help of a DS-CDMA capacity analysis, the potential spectrum efficiency enhancement is evaluated and the improvement of some of the statistics of the system is discussed.
Translated title of the contributionIntelligent Antennas for DS-CDMA Systems
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publication6th IEEE Int. Sym. on Personal, Indoor and Radio Communications (PIMRC'95), 27-29 Sept
PublisherInstitute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)
Pages945 - 949
Volume3
ISBN (Print)0780330021
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Sep 1995
Event6th International Symposium on Personal, Indoor and Radio Communications, 1995 - Toronto, Canada
Duration: 1 Sep 1995 → …

Conference

Conference6th International Symposium on Personal, Indoor and Radio Communications, 1995
CountryCanada
CityToronto
Period1/09/95 → …

Bibliographical note

Rose publication type: Conference contribution

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Keywords

  • ray tracing
  • DS-CDMA

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