Generalized Principal Ratio Combining of Space-Time Trellis Coded OFDM over Multi-Path Fading Channels

다중 경로 채널에서 공간-시간 트렐리스 부호화된 OFDM의 일반화된 준최적 검파

  • Kim, Young-Ju (School of Electrical & Computer Engineering, Chungbuk National University)
  • 김영주 (충북대학교 정보통신공학과)
  • Published : 2008.03.31


We present a space-time trellis coded OFDM system in slow fading channels. Generalized principal ratio combining (GPRC) is also analyzed theoretically in frequency domain. The analysis shows that the decoding metric of GPRC includes the metrics of maximum likelihood(ML) and PRC. The computer simulations with M-PSK modulation are obtained in frequency flat and frequency selective fading channels. The decoding complexity and simulation running times are also evaluated among the decoding schemes.


MIMO;OFDM;Space-Time Coding;STTC;Grouping


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