Handbook on Advancements in Smart Antenna Technologies for Wireless Networks, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1599049899
  • ISBN-13: 9781599049892
  • DDC: 621.3824
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 463 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2008 | Published/Released December 2008
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2008

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Provides information on smart antenna technologies featuring contributions with in-depth descriptions of terminologies, concepts, methods, and applications related to smart antennas in various wireless systems.

Table of Contents

Cover Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Table of Contents.
Detailed Table of Contents.
1: Section I Algorithms.
2: Eigencombining: A Unified Approach to Antenna Array Signal Processing.
3: Robust Adaptive Beamforming.
4: Adaptive Beamforming Assisted Receiver.
5: On the Employment of SMI Beamforming for Cochannel Interference Mitigation in Digital Radio.
6: Random Array Theory and Collaborative Beamforming.
7: Advanced Space-Time Block Codes and Low Complexity Near Optimal Detection for Future Wireless Networks.
8: Space-Time Modulated Codes for MIMO Channels with Memory.
9: Blind Channel Estimation in Space-Time Block Coded Systems.
10: Fast Beamforming of Compact Array Antenna.
11: Direction of Arrival Estimation with Compact Array Antennas: A Reactance Switching Approach.
12: Section II Performance Issues.
13: Physics of Multi-Antenna Communication Systems.
14: MIMO Beamforming.
15: Joint Beamforming and Space-Time Coding for MIMO Channels.
16: Adaptive MIMO Systems with High Spectral Efficiency.
17: Detection Based on Relaxation in MIMO Systems.
18: Transmission in MIMO OFDM Point to Multipoint Networks.
19: Section III Applications of Smart Antennas.
20: Smart Antennas for Code Division Multiple Access Systems.
21: Cross-Layer Performance of Scheduling and Power Control Schemes in Space-Time Block Coded Downlink Packet Systems.
22: Mobile Ad Hoc Networks Exploiting Multi-Beam Antennas.
23: Key Generation System Using Smart Antenna.
24: Smart Antennas for Automatic Radio Frequency Identification Readers.
25: Section IV Experiments and Implementations.
26: Field Programmable Gate Array Based Testbed for Investigating Multiple Input Multiple Output Signal Transmission in Indoor Environments.
27: Ad Hoc Networks Testbed Using a Practice Smart Antenna with IEEE802.15.4 Wireless Modules.
28: Wideband Smart Antenna Avoiding TappedDelay Lines and Filters.
29: Omni—, Sector, and Adaptive Modes of Compact Array Antenna.
About the Contributors.