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Adaptive handoff channel management schemes for cellular mobile communication systems

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2 Author(s)
S. Kim ; Dept. of Comput. Sci., Pittsburgh Univ., PA, USA ; T. F. Znati

This paper proposes a new class of adaptive handoff channel management schemes. The proposed schemes aim at reducing the handoff failure probability below a predefined threshold by adjusting a channel sharing ratio between new and handoff calls. In a resource limited environment, however, reducing the handoff failure probability increases the new call blocking probability. The proposed schemes provide a flexible method to control the desired level of QoS and strike a balance between the “minimal” handoff failure probability and the “minimal” new call blocking probability by controlling the new call admission rate. This approach alleviates the channel assignment scheme from a tight dependency on the underlying traffic model and reflects the dynamically changing system load environment

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Communications, 1999. ICC '99. 1999 IEEE International Conference on  (Volume:2 )

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