Performance Comparison between Interference Minimization and Signal Maximization in Multi-Cell Random Access Networks

다중 셀 랜덤 액세스 네트워크에서 간섭 최소화 기법과 신호 최대화 기법의 성능 비교

  • Received : 2015.06.01
  • Accepted : 2015.07.01
  • Published : 2015.08.20


Opportunistic interference alignment (OIA) has been proposed for multi-cell random access networks (RAN), which minimizes the generating interference to neighboring RANs and yields better performance compared with the conventional techniques. The OIA for RANs considers both physical (PHY) and medium access control (MAC) layers. In this paper, we introduce a protocol of which each user maximizes the transmit signal regardless of the generating interference to neighboring RANs, contrary to the OIA technique. In addition, we compare the performance of the signal-maximization technique with the OIA technique.


Opportunistic interference alignment;transmit beamforming;slotted ALOHA;random access networks


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