Adaptive modulation and diversity combining based on output-threshold MRC

Young Chai Ko, Hong Chuan Yang, Mohamed Slim Alouini

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Abstract

In this paper, we propose a combined adaptive modulation transmission and output threshold MRC diversity reception scheme for high spectral and power efficiency wireless transceiver design. The modulation constellation size and the number of combined diversity paths are jointly determined based on the fading channel conditions and the required error rate performance. We derive the statistics of the resulting output signal-to-noise ratio (SNR) and then use it to analyze the proposed system in terms of performance, complexity, and spectral efficiency. Some selected numerical examples are finally presented to illustrate the mathematical formulism.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publication2006 IEEE 63rd Vehicular Technology Conference, VTC 2006-Spring - Proceedings
Pages1693-1697
Number of pages5
Publication statusPublished - 2006
Event2006 IEEE 63rd Vehicular Technology Conference, VTC 2006-Spring - Melbourne, Australia
Duration: 2006 May 72006 Jul 10

Publication series

NameIEEE Vehicular Technology Conference
Volume4
ISSN (Print)1550-2252

Other

Other2006 IEEE 63rd Vehicular Technology Conference, VTC 2006-Spring
CountryAustralia
CityMelbourne
Period06/5/706/7/10

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Computer Science Applications
  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering
  • Applied Mathematics

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    Ko, Y. C., Yang, H. C., & Alouini, M. S. (2006). Adaptive modulation and diversity combining based on output-threshold MRC. In 2006 IEEE 63rd Vehicular Technology Conference, VTC 2006-Spring - Proceedings (pp. 1693-1697). [1683135] (IEEE Vehicular Technology Conference; Vol. 4).