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Packet error statistics of LOS broadband fixed wireless access channels

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3 Author(s)
Drougas, A.E. ; Wireless & Satellite Commun. Group, Nat. Tech. Univ. of Athens, Athens ; Panagopoulos, A.D. ; Cottis, P.G.

In broadband fixed wireless access (BFWA) networks mainly operating above 20 GHz, a clear line-of-sight (LOS) path is necessary between the base stations (BS) and the subscribers (S). In this letter, a Markov-based method to estimate the packet loss rate (PLR) statistical characteristics over a dynamically, due to propagation, varying LOS BFWA channel is presented. The method is verified by means of information theoretic metrics and tested against simulation results.

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Communications, IEEE Transactions on  (Volume:57 ,  Issue: 1 )