Block Error Performance of Transmission in Slow Nakagami Fading Channels with Diversity

  • Kim, Young-Nam (Gwangju MBC) ;
  • Kang, Heau-Jo (Mokwon Universit) ;
  • Chung, Myung-Rae (Mokpo National Maritime University)
  • Published : 2003.09.01


In this paper presents equations which describe an average weighted spectrum of errors and average block error probabilities for noncoherent frequency shift keying (NCFSK) used in D-branch maximal ratio combining (MRC) diversity in independent very slow nonselective Nakagami fading channels. The average is formed over the instantaneous receiver signal to noise ratio (SNR) after combining. the analysis is limited to additive Gaussian noise.


Diversity reception;error probability;Nakagami fading channels;block error probabilities


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