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Broadband Wireless Access Networks for 4G

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With the increased functionality demand for mobile speed and access in our everyday lives, broadband wireless networks have emerged as the solution in providing high data rate communications systems to meet these growing needs. Broadband Wireless Access Networks for 4G: Theory, Application, and Experimentation presents the latest trends and research on mobile ad hoc networks, vehicular ad hoc networks, and routing algorithms which occur within various mobile networks. This publication smartly combines knowledge and experience from enthusiastic scholars and expert researchers in the area of wideband and broadband wireless networks. Students, professors, researchers, and other professionals in the field will benefit from this book’s practical applications and relevant studies.

Table of Contents

  1. Cover
  2. Title Page
  3. Copyright Page
  4. Book Series
  5. Editorial Advisory Board and List of Reviewers
    1. Editorial Advisory Board
    2. List of Reviewers
  6. Preface
    1. OBJECTIVE OF THE BOOK
    2. TARGET AUDIENCE
    3. ORGANIZATION OF THE BOOK
  7. Acknowledgment
  8. Section 1: PHY Layer Issues
    1. Chapter 1: Analysis of Propagation Models, Delay, and Throughput for WiMAX in Urban Environments
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. IEEE 802.16
      4. THE IEEE 802.16D
      5. THE IEEE 802.16E
      6. EQUIPMENT: DESCRIPTION AND CONFIGURATION
      7. PROPAGATION MODELS
      8. EXPERIMENTAL EVALUATION OF FIXED AND MOBILE WIMAX
      9. CONCLUSION
    2. Chapter 2: Aperiodic ICIC-Oriented CSI Reporting for LTE Networks
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. I. INTRODUCTION
      3. II. BACKGROUND AND PROBLEM STATEMENT
      4. III. RELATED WORK
      5. IV. CSI FEEDBACK SCHEMES
      6. V. SYSTEM MODEL
      7. VI. RESEARCH METHODOLOGY AND NETWORK SETTING
      8. VII. NUMERICAL RESULTS
      9. VIII. CONCLUSION AND FUTURE WORK
    3. Chapter 3: Distributed Antenna Systems for Enhanced Video Transmission in LTE Public Safety Networks
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. BACKGROUND
      4. DAS IN LTE PUBLIC SAFETY NETWORKS
      5. FUTURE RESEARCH DIRECTIONS
      6. CONCLUSION
    4. Chapter 4: On Max-SINR Receiver for Hexagonal Multicarrier Transmission System
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. BACKGROUND
      4. HEXAGONAL MULTICARRIER TRANSMISSION SYSTEM
      5. THE MAX-SINR RECEIVER
      6. SIMULATION AND DISCUSSION
      7. A: SINR PERFORMANCE OF THE PROPOSED MAX-SINR RECEIVER FOR HMT SYSTEM
      8. CONCLUSION
      9. APPENDIX 1: PROOF OF EQUATION (19)
      10. APPENDIX 2: PROOF OF EQUATION (24)
    5. Chapter 5: Collaborative Mobile Clusters
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. 1. INTRODUCTION
      3. 2. DEFINING CMC: CONCEPTS, MODEL AND APPLICATIONS
      4. 3. ENERGY EFFICIENCY OF CMC
      5. 4. SIMULATION RESULTS
      6. 5. CONCLUSION AND FUTURE DIRECTIONS
    6. Chapter 6: Energy Efficient Schemes for Base Station Management in 4G Broadband Systems
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. 1. INTRODUCTION
      3. 2. RELATED WORK
      4. 3. BASE STATION MANAGEMENT SCHEMES
      5. 4. PERFORMANCE EVALUATION
      6. 5. FUTURE RESEARCH DIRECTIONS
      7. 6. CONCLUSION
    7. Chapter 7: Increasing Throughput of MIMO LTE-Advanced using Carrier Aggregation Feature
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. BASICS OF MULTI INPUT MULTI OUTPUT (MIMO)
      4. CAPACITY OF MULTI INPUT MULTI OUTPUT
      5. MIMO IN LTE-ADVANCED
      6. PEAK DATA RATE IN LTE-A
      7. PEAK RATES AND PEAK SPECTRAL EFFICIENCY
      8. DOWNLINK DESIGN OF LTE-ADVANCED
      9. SCENARIOS OF CARRIER AGGREGATION IN LTE-ADVANCED
      10. LTE-ADVANCED DL INTRA BAND CONTIGUOUS CARRIER AGGREGATION
      11. TYPES OF NON-CONTIGUOUS CA SCENARIO
      12. SIMULATION AND RESULTS OF CONTIGUOUS CA
      13. LTE-ADVANCED DOWNLINK INTRA BAND CONTIGUOUS CARRIER AGGREGATION
      14. SIMULATION AND RESULTS OF NON-CONTIGUOUS CA
      15. CONCLUSION
    8. Chapter 8: A Massive MIMO Channel Estimation Using Circulant Jacket Matrices
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. 1. INTRODUCTION
      3. 2. OVERVIEW OF THE MASSIVE MIMO
      4. 3. CHANNEL ESTIMATION FOR MASSIVE MIMO BASED ON CIRCULANT JACKET MATRICES
      5. 4. CONCLUSION AND FUTURE RESEARCH DIRECTIONS
      6. APPENDIX 1
      7. APPENDIX 2
    9. Chapter 9: Exploiting Scalar Effect in Wireless Access Networks
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. BACKGROUND
      4. MAIN FOCUS
      5. FUTURE RESEARCH DIRECTIONS
      6. SCALE EFFECT IN 4G: FROM THEORETICAL STUDY TO PRACTICE
      7. CONCLUSION
    10. Chapter 10: MEMS-Enabled Smart Beam-Steering Antennas
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. 1. INTRODUCTION
      3. 2. MICROMACHINING AND RF MEMS TECHNOLOGY
      4. 3. MEMS-ENABLED SMART BEAM-STEERING ANTENNA CONFIGURATIONS
      5. CONCLUSION
  9. Section 2: MAC Layer Issues
    1. Chapter 11: Hierarchical QoS Admission Control Mechanism for IEEE 802.16j Mobile Multi-Hop Relay WiMAX Network
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. RELATED WORKS
      4. METHODOLOGY
      5. FUTURE RESEARCH DIRECTIONS
      6. CONCLUSION
    2. Chapter 12: Scheduling Algorithms and Radio Resource Management in WiMAX
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. BACKGROUND
      4. SCHEDULING MECHANISM IN WIMAX
      5. FUTURE RESEARCH DIRECTIONS
      6. CONCLUSION
    3. Chapter 13: Analysis of VoIP Traffic over the IEEE 802.16 Protocol
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. IEEE 802.16 PROTOCOL DESCRIPTION
      4. PERFORMANCE ANALISYS OF VOIP TRAFFIC
      5. PERFORMANCE OPTIMIZATION FOR VOIP TRAFFIC
      6. DISCUSSION AND CONCLUSION
    4. Chapter 14: An Intelligent Scheduling Architecture for Mixed Traffic in LTE-Advanced Networks
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. CROSS-LAYER SCHEDULING IN LTE-ADVANCE NETWORKS
      4. CROSS-LAYER PACKET SCHEDULING ARCHITECTURE
      5. SYSTEM MODEL AND PERFORMANCE METRICS
      6. SIMULATION MODEL AND SIMULATION RESULTS
      7. SIMULATION RESULTS
      8. CONCLUSION
    5. Chapter 15: Best-M Feedback Technique in 4G-LTE Systems
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. 1. INTRODUCTION
      3. 2. BACKGROUND:
      4. 3. SYSTEM MODEL
      5. 4. USERS SCHEDULING
      6. 5. ADAPTIVE CODING AND MODULATION
      7. 6. BEST-M FEEDBACK SCHEME
      8. 7. SER PERFORMANCE
      9. 8. SIMULATION RESULTS
      10. 9. FUTURE RESEARCH DIRECTIONS
      11. 10. CONCLUSION
    6. Chapter 16: QoS and Mobility Management Issues on Next Generation Mobile WiMAX Networks
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. BACKGROUND STUDY
      4. MIMO
      5. THMIP: A NOVEL MOBILITY MANAGEMENT SCHEME INWIMAX
      6. CONCLUSION
  10. Section 3: Network Access Issues
    1. Chapter 17: Access Network Selection in a 4G Environment
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. RELATED WORK
      4. RANKING TECHNIQUES
      5. 4G CANDIDATE TECHNOLOGIES
      6. PROPOSED FRAMEWORK
      7. RESULTS
      8. H-AHP-GRA IMPLEMENTATION MECHANISM
      9. FUTURE RESEARCH DIRECTIONS
      10. CONCLUSION
    2. Chapter 18: An Optimum Routing Technique for MANET over LTE Cellular Networks
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. OPERATIONAL PRINCIPLE
      4. OVERVIEW OF PROPOSED ALGORITHM
      5. PROPOSED ALGORITHM
      6. NETWORK SIMULATION
      7. RESULTS
      8. CONCLUSION AND FUTURE WORK
    3. Chapter 19: Physical Cell Identifier Assignment in Dense Femtocell Deployment
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. BACKGROUND
      4. IDENTIFIER ASSIGNMENT
      5. FUTURE RESEARCH DIRECTIONS
      6. CONCLUSION
  11. Compilation of References
  12. About the Contributors