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Issue 6 • Date Dec 2000

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  • Mobile VCE: the convergence of industry and academia

    Publication Year: 2000, Page(s):245 - 248
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    The Virtual Centre of Excellence in Mobile and Personal Communications-Mobile VCE-is a not-for-profit company established as a joint initiative of the mobile communications industry and leading research universities, with support from the UK government. It is an acknowledged success of the government's Foresight exercise. Its innovative approach provides companies with a highly cost-leveraged mean... View full abstract»

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  • Mobile internet: making it a success

    Publication Year: 2000, Page(s):242 - 244
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  • Modelling mobile multimedia services

    Publication Year: 2000, Page(s):271 - 279
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    Future multimedia and Internet services will have more complex characteristics than the traditional service types. Accurate planning of mobile networks requires accurate prediction of traffic flows, which involves complex relationships between the services themselves, the mobility of users, and the business environment. This paper describes the work of the Mobile VCE services programme on new traf... View full abstract»

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  • Future mobile networks

    Publication Year: 2000, Page(s):262 - 270
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    Future mobile networks will have to provide enhanced services to increasing numbers of mobiles at low cost and in a competitive environment. To answer this challenge, network operators will need an advanced toolset of network control techniques, and this paper describes the research by Mobile VCE (Virtual Centre of Excellence) to provide these View full abstract»

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  • 2000 Index

    Publication Year: 2000, Page(s): 0_3
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  • The indoor-outdoor radio environment

    Publication Year: 2000, Page(s):249 - 261
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    Working within the Mobile VCE a team formed from several leading UK university departments, in association with industry representatives, has been addressing challenges of the modern wideband radio environment. A focus of the team's work has been to generate new mobile radio data-centric architectures capable of delivering a high quality of service and a high network capacity while coping with the... View full abstract»

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  • Reconfigurable terminals for mobile communication systems

    Publication Year: 2000, Page(s):281 - 292
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    Mobile phones of the future will be the access terminals to many different types of service. This will mean that they must be able to reconfigure themselves to support the differing service requirements placed upon them. At the root of this ability to reconfigure must be components and architectures that allow such flexibility, and so the key objective of the work programme on terminals within the... View full abstract»

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  • Visions of 4G

    Publication Year: 2000, Page(s):293 - 303
    Cited by:  Papers (44)  |  Patents (13)
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    As the Virtual Centre of Excellence in Mobile and Personal Communications (Mobile VCE) moves into its second core research programme it has been decided to set up a fourth generation (4G) Visions Group aimed at harmonising the research work across the work areas and amongst the numerous researchers working on the programme. This paper outlines the initial work of the group and provides a start to ... View full abstract»

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