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Novel noise reduction scheme for power line communication systems with smart grid applications

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3 Author(s)
Yo Cheol Kim ; Department of Wireless Communications Engineering, Kwangwoon University, Seoul 139-701, Korea ; Jung Nam Bae ; Jin Young Kim

In this paper, we propose clipping scheme and equalizer as methods to reduce the effects of impulsive noise and channel attenuation in power line communication (PLC) system. Clipping is cutting off amplitude of the received signal over threshold level without its phase change and the equalizer compensates effects of PLC channel. The performance is evaluated in terms of bit error rate (BER). From simulation results, it is confirmed that the proposed clipping scheme has slightly better performance than conventional PLC system. The results of the paper can be applied to PLC systems for smart grid.

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Consumer Electronics (ICCE), 2011 IEEE International Conference on

Date of Conference:

9-12 Jan. 2011