Table 2: Scenario configuration.

ParameterValue

Use caseIsolated islandCoverage holeNewly added site
Cell layout7 sites (3 sectors)7 sites (3 sectors)7 + 1 sites (3 sectors)
Wrap aroundNoYesYes
Users active per sector4010040
Intersite distance500 m1200 m500 m
Carrier frequency2.0 GHz
Minimum distance to base station35 m
Propagation loss−128.1−37.6*log10(d), d in km
Shadowing standard deviation8 dB
Shadowing correlation distance50 m
Shadowing correlationintersite: 0.5; intersector: 1.0
Penetration loss20 dB
Receiver noise figure7 dB
Thermal noise density−174 dBm/Hz
Channel bandwidth10 MHz
BS maximum transmit power46 dBm
BS antenna gain (boresight)14 dBi
BS antenna beamwidth @3 dB70 deg
BS antenna front-to-back ratio20 dB
BS antenna height 32 m
UE antenna gain0 dBi
User movement Random walk: 3 km/h
Traffic modelFull buffer
Scheduling algorithmRound robin