Table of Contents Author Guidelines Submit a Manuscript
International Journal of Antennas and Propagation
Volume 2011, Article ID 723719, 13 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2011/723719
Research Article

Open-Loop Beamforming Technique for MIMO System and Its Practical Realization

School of Telecommunication Engineering, Suranaree University of Technology, Muang, Nakhon Ratchasima 30000, Thailand

Received 21 February 2011; Accepted 19 May 2011

Academic Editor: Miguel Ferrando

Copyright © 2011 Peerapong Uthansakul et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

Linked References

  1. M. Bishwarup and W. H. Robert, “Performance analysis of quantized beamforming MIMO systems,” IEEE Transactions on Signal Processing, vol. 54, no. 12, pp. 4753–4766, 2006. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  2. A. Sirikiat Lek, J. Zheng, O. Eric, and J. Kim, “Subspace beamforming for near-capacity MIMO performance,” IEEE Transactions on Signal Processing, vol. 56, no. 11, pp. 5729–5733, 2008. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  3. X. Zheng, Y. Xie, J. Li, and P. Stoica, “MIMO transmit beamforming under uniform elemental power constraint,” IEEE Transactions on Signal Processing, vol. 55, no. 11, pp. 5395–5406, 2007. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  4. L. Sun, M. R. McKay, and S. Jin, “Analytical performance of MIMO multichannel beamforming in the presence of unequal power Cochannel Interference and Noise,” IEEE Transactions on Signal Processing, vol. 57, no. 7, pp. 2721–2735, 2009. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  5. S. L. Ariyavisitakul, E. Ojard, K. Joonsuk, Z. Jun, and N. Seshadri, “Subspace beamforming for near-capacity MIMO performance,” in Proceedings of Information Theory and Applications Workshop (ITA '08), pp. 333–338, San Diego, Calif, USA, January-February 2008. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  6. R. D. Vieira, J. C. B. Brandao, and G. L. Siqueira, “MIMO measured channels: capacity results and analysis of channel parameters,” in Proceedings of the International Telecommunications Symposium (ITS '06), pp. 152–157, September 2006. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  7. G. J. Foschini and M. J. Gans, “On Limits of Wireless Communications in a Fading Environment when Using Multiple Antennas,” Wireless Personal Communications, vol. 6, no. 3, pp. 311–335, 1998. View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  8. I. E. Telatar, Capacity of Multi-Antenna Gaussian Channels, AT&T Bell Laboratories, Technical Memorandum, 1995.
  9. G. J. Foschini, “Layered space-time architecture for wireless communication in a fading environment when using multi-element antennas,” Bell Labs Technical Journal, vol. 1, no. 2, pp. 41–59, 1996. View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  10. J. P. Kermoal, P. E. Mogensen, S. H. Jensen et al., “Experimental investigation of multipath richness for multi-element transmit and receive antenna arrays,” in Proceedings of the 51st IEEE Vehicular Technology Conference, vol. 3, pp. 2004–2008, Spring, Tokyo, Japan, May 2000. View at Scopus
  11. R. Stridh, B. Ottersten, and P. Karlsson, “MIMO channel capacity on a measured indoor radio channel at 5.8 GHz,” in Proceedings of the 34th Asilomar Conference on Signals, Systems and Computers, vol. 1, pp. 733–737, October 2000. View at Scopus
  12. A. F. Molisch, M. Steinbauer, M. Toeltsch, E. Bonek, and R. S. Thomä, “Capacity of MIMO systems based on measured wireless channels,” IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications, vol. 20, no. 3, pp. 561–569, 2002. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  13. L. Huang, J. W. M. Bergmans, and F. M. J. Willems, “Low-complexity LMMSE-based MIMO-OFDM channel estimation via angle-domain processing,” IEEE Transactions on Signal Processing, vol. 55, no. 12, pp. 5668–5680, 2007. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  14. L. Huang, C. K. Ho, J. W. M. Bergmans, and F. M. J. Willems, “Pilot-aided angle-domain channel estimation techniques for MIMO-OFDM systems,” IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, vol. 57, no. 2, pp. 906–920, 2008. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  15. A. F. Molisch, X. Zhang, S. Y. Kung, and J. Zhang, “DFT-based hybrid antenna selection schemes for spatially correlated MIMO channels,” in Proceedings of the 14th International Symposium on Personal Indoor and Movile Radio Communication, September 2003.
  16. A. Grau, J. Romeu, S. Blanch, L. Jofre, and F. De Flaviis, “Optimization of linear multielement antennas for selection combining by means of a Butler matrix in different MIMO environments,” IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation, no. 11, pp. 3251–3264, 2006. View at Google Scholar
  17. A. Innok, P. Uthansakul, and M. Uthansakul, Performance of MIMO Capacity Using Angle Domain Processing Realized by Butler Matrix, ECTI-CON, KhonKhen,Thailand, 2009.
  18. J. C. Liberti and J. T. S. Rappaport, Smart Antennas for Wireless Communications, IS-95 and Third Generation CDMA Applications, chapter 3, 1999.
  19. G. Bakhshi, R. Saadat, and K. Shahtalebi, “A modified two-ring reference model for MIMO mobile-to-mobile communication channels,” in Proceedings of the International Symposium on Telecommunications (IST '08), pp. 409–413, August 2008. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  20. D. Tse and P. Viswanath, Fundamentals of Wireless Communication, chapter 7, Cambridge, UK, 2005.
  21. R. G. Tsoulos, MIMO Systems Technology for Wireless Communications, Electrical Engineering & Applied Signal Processing Series, chapter 4, 2006.
  22. Z. Xiaolin, L. Zhaowei, W. Zongxin, H. A. Suraweera, and J. Armstrong, “Capacity analysis for a distributed MIMO-OFDM system in composite spatially correlated channels,” in Proceedings of the 2nd International Conference on Communications and Networking in China, pp. 1116–1120, Shanghai, China, August 2007. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  23. G. Levin and S. Loyka, “On the outage capacity distribution of correlated keyhole MIMO channels,” IEEE Transactions on Information Theory, vol. 54, no. 7, pp. 3232–3245, 2008. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  24. S. Jin, X. Gao, and X. You, “On the ergodic capacity of rank-1 Ricean-fading MIMO channels,” IEEE Transactions on Information Theory, vol. 53, no. 2, pp. 502–517, 2007. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  25. T. Ratnarajah, “Spatially correlated multiple-antenna channel capacity distributions,” IEE Proceedings: Communications, vol. 153, no. 2, pp. 263–271, 2006. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  26. M. Kang and M. S. Alouini, “Impact of correlation on the capacity of MIMO channels,” in Proceedings of the International Conference on Communications (ICC '03), vol. 4, pp. 2623–2627, May 2003. View at Scopus
  27. S. Hyundong, Z. W. Moe, H. L. Jae, and C. Marco, “On the capacity of doubly correlated MIMO channels,” IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, vol. 5, no. 8, pp. 2253–2264, 2006. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  28. N. Promsuvana and P. Uthansakul, “Feasibility of adaptive 4×4 MIMO system using channel reciprocity in FDD mode,” in Proceedings of the 14th Asia-Pacific Conference on Communications (APCC '08), pp. 1–5, October 2008. View at Scopus