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Scheduling Schemes D2D Communications over 5G Cellular Networks

International Journal of Computer Applications
Foundation of Computer Science (FCS), NY, USA
Year of Publication: 2021
Fady Anis, Mohamed H. Abd Elazeem, Mohammed Hussein

Fady Anis, Mohamed Abd H Elazeem and Mohammed Hussein. Scheduling Schemes D2D Communications over 5G Cellular Networks. International Journal of Computer Applications 183(6):16-20, June 2021. BibTeX

	author = {Fady Anis and Mohamed H. Abd Elazeem and Mohammed Hussein},
	title = {Scheduling Schemes D2D Communications over 5G Cellular Networks},
	journal = {International Journal of Computer Applications},
	issue_date = {June 2021},
	volume = {183},
	number = {6},
	month = {Jun},
	year = {2021},
	issn = {0975-8887},
	pages = {16-20},
	numpages = {5},
	url = {},
	doi = {10.5120/ijca2021921234},
	publisher = {Foundation of Computer Science (FCS), NY, USA},
	address = {New York, USA}


With the progression of wireless technologies and mobile devices, the number of mobile devices in cellular system will dramatically grow. As a result, the base station will face heavy traffic loading and even will not be able to provide adequate services for  oversized amount of mobile devices. As a propsed solution to this issue, device-to-device (D2D) technology could be considered as a promising solution to extend spectrum efficiency by reusing radio resource blocks (RBs). This paper studies the resource allocation problem with the aim of maximizing system capacity over ultra-dense 5G cellular systems and a considerable scenario, where number of D2D users is higher than of cellular users. This paper observes that radio RBs should be periority allocated to D2D users under the ultra-dense scenario. Then, resource allocation methods are proposed to solve this scheme. Simulation results prove show that the proposed strategy can notably improve the system capacity and spectrum efficiency.


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D2D, Cellular Networks, Resource Allocation