Cart (Loading....) | Create Account
Close category search window

Pilot-aided estimation of carrier frequency offsets and channel impulse responses for OFDM cooperative communications

Sign In

Cookies must be enabled to login.After enabling cookies , please use refresh or reload or ctrl+f5 on the browser for the login options.

Formats Non-Member Member
$31 $13
Learn how you can qualify for the best price for this item!
Become an IEEE Member or Subscribe to
IEEE Xplore for exclusive pricing!
close button

puzzle piece

IEEE membership options for an individual and IEEE Xplore subscriptions for an organization offer the most affordable access to essential journal articles, conference papers, standards, eBooks, and eLearning courses.

Learn more about:

IEEE membership

IEEE Xplore subscriptions

2 Author(s)
Rugini, L. ; DIEI, Univ. of Perugia, Perugia, Italy ; Banelli, P.

We consider a cooperative communication system where the destination node receives an orthogonal frequency-division multiplexing (OFDM) signal transmitted from two relay nodes. We propose and compare two pilot-aided algorithms for the estimation of the carrier frequency offsets (CFOs) and the channel impulse responses (CIRs) associated with the two relay-destination links. The first algorithm uses a basis expansion model (BEM) to estimate a time-varying (TV) multiple-input single-output (MISO) channel that incorporates both CFOs and CIRs effects. The CFOs are then extracted from the estimated TV-MISO channel by applying estimation of signal parameters via rotational invariance techniques (ESPRIT). The second algorithm exploits the structure of a specific pilot sequence and estimates the CFOs by directly applying ESPRIT on the observed signal. Simulation results show the effectiveness of the proposed algorithms.

Published in:

Signal Processing Advances in Wireless Communications (SPAWC), 2012 IEEE 13th International Workshop on

Date of Conference:

17-20 June 2012

Need Help?

IEEE Advancing Technology for Humanity About IEEE Xplore | Contact | Help | Terms of Use | Nondiscrimination Policy | Site Map | Privacy & Opting Out of Cookies

A not-for-profit organization, IEEE is the world's largest professional association for the advancement of technology.
© Copyright 2014 IEEE - All rights reserved. Use of this web site signifies your agreement to the terms and conditions.