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MIMO Capacity in UWB Channels in an Office Environment for Different Polarizations

By Concepcion Garcia-Pardo, Jose-Maria Molina-García-Pardo, Jose-Victor Rodriguez, and Leandro Juan-Llacer
Progress In Electromagnetics Research C, Vol. 44, 109-122, 2013
doi:10.2528/PIERC13060310

Abstract

In this paper, a 4 × 4 indoor Multiple-Input Multiple-Output Ultra-Wideband (MIMO-UWB) measurement campaign in the 2-5 GHz bandwidth is presented. The main contribution of this work is the impact of radio-wave polarization as well as the effect of frequency dependence on the capacity of MIMO-UWB systems working in an office environment. To accomplish this, the capacityfor different polarizations is analyzed under two different assumptions: constant or variable Signalto-Noise Ratio.

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Concepcion Garcia-Pardo, Jose-Maria Molina-García-Pardo, Jose-Victor Rodriguez, and Leandro Juan-Llacer, "MIMO Capacity in UWB Channels in an Office Environment for Different Polarizations," Progress In Electromagnetics Research C, Vol. 44, 109-122, 2013.
doi:10.2528/PIERC13060310
http://jpier.org/PIERC/pier.php?paper=13060310

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