Propagation measurements at 5.2 GHz in commercial and domestic environments

P Hafezi, D Wedge, MA Beach, MC Lawton

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Abstract

This paper presents the results of an investigation into the wideband propagation characteristics of four different indoor operational environments within the 5.2 GHz band using a swept time-delay cross-correlator (STDCC) channel sounder. For each environment the cumulative distribution of delay spread for both omni-directional and a 20 dB horn antenna are presented. It is shown that a suitably aligned narrowbeam antenna makes possible to achieve delay spread reduction through spatial filtering. The effects of moving people and different room transmission situations are also presented.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationInternational Symposium on Personal, Indoor and Mobile Radio Communiations, 1997 (PIMRC '97)
PublisherInstitute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)
Pages509 - 513
Number of pages4
Volume2
ISBN (Print)0780338715
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1997
Event8th International Symposium on Personal, Indoor and Mobile Radio Communiations, 1997 (PIMRC '97) - Helsinki, Finland
Duration: 1 Jan 1997 → …

Conference

Conference8th International Symposium on Personal, Indoor and Mobile Radio Communiations, 1997 (PIMRC '97)
CountryFinland
CityHelsinki
Period1/01/97 → …

Bibliographical note

Conference Proceedings/Title of Journal: IEEE International Symposium on Personal, Indoor and Mobile Radio Communiations, 1997 (PIMRC '97)
Rose publication type: Conference contribution

Sponsorship: The authors would like to thank Hewlett Packard laboratories, Bristol, for the funding and support of this project

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Keywords

  • microwave measurement
  • 5.2 GHz

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    Hafezi, P., Wedge, D., Beach, MA., & Lawton, MC. (1997). Propagation measurements at 5.2 GHz in commercial and domestic environments. In International Symposium on Personal, Indoor and Mobile Radio Communiations, 1997 (PIMRC '97) (Vol. 2, pp. 509 - 513). Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE). https://doi.org/10.1109/PIMRC.1997.631059