Sample-Spaced and Fractionally-Spaced CIR Estimation Aided Decision Directed Channel Estimation for OFDM and MC-CDMA


Akhtman, J. and Hanzo, L. (2005) Sample-Spaced and Fractionally-Spaced CIR Estimation Aided Decision Directed Channel Estimation for OFDM and MC-CDMA At IEEE VTC'05 (Fall), United States. 25 - 28 Sep 2005. , pp. 1916-1920.

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The achievable performance of decision-directed channe estimation (DDCE) is analysed in the context of both OFDM and MC CDMA systems. Two different estimation methods suitable for both OFDM and MC-CDMA systems are considered, which employ sample spaced (SS) as well as fractionally-spaced (FS) a posteriori channe impulse response (CIR) estimators. The performance of both estimation methods is compared and it is shown that the DDCE scheme employing the FS-CIR estimator outperforms its SS-CIR estimator-based counter part. Furthermore, the FS-CIR estimator-based method exhibits higher robustness to various channel parameters such as the channel’s roo mean square delay spread. Finally, it is shown that the MC-CDMA system employing the channel estimation scheme advocated outperform its OFDM counterpart.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Additional Information: Event Dates: 25-28 September 2005
Venue - Dates: IEEE VTC'05 (Fall), United States, 2005-09-25 - 2005-09-28
Organisations: Southampton Wireless Group
ePrint ID: 260876
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2005Published
Date Deposited: 16 May 2005
Last Modified: 17 Apr 2017 22:08
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URI: http://eprints.soton.ac.uk/id/eprint/260876

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