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Capacity estimation of polarization-diversity MIMO systems in urban microcellular environments

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4 Author(s)
Perez, J. ; Cantabria Univ., Santander, Spain ; Ibanez, J. ; Vielva, Luis ; Santamaria, I.

MIMO systems based on dual-polarized antennas at transmitter and receiver constitute an interesting alternative to conventional MlMO configurations. This paper analyzes the ergodic capacity of such systems in urban micro- and pico-cellular environments. The MIMO channel is modeled by using a site-specific ray-tracing propagation tool. This technique permits to analyze the impact of environmental parameters, like antennas location and orientation, on the system performance. Ergodic capacity estimations in a specific urban environment are presented.

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Personal, Indoor and Mobile Radio Communications, 2004. PIMRC 2004. 15th IEEE International Symposium on  (Volume:4 )

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5-8 Sept. 2004