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Simulative Investigatins of Wireless Body Area Network through Varied Channel Conditions

International Journal of Computer Applications
© 2013 by IJCA Journal
Volume 74 - Number 7
Year of Publication: 2013
Sukhraj Kaur
Jyoteesh Malhotra

Rachita, Sukhraj Kaur and Jyoteesh Malhotra. Article: Simulative Investigatins of Wireless Body Area Network through Varied Channel Conditions. International Journal of Computer Applications 74(7):6-10, July 2013. Full text available. BibTeX

	author = {Rachita and Sukhraj Kaur and Jyoteesh Malhotra},
	title = {Article: Simulative Investigatins of Wireless Body Area Network through Varied Channel Conditions},
	journal = {International Journal of Computer Applications},
	year = {2013},
	volume = {74},
	number = {7},
	pages = {6-10},
	month = {July},
	note = {Full text available}


In this paper, the power profile for WBAN channel have been generated by using Rayleigh and Weibull distributions. [1]The value of mean path loss has been calculated and compared for different values of carrier frequency , relative body movement and number of scatterers. Moreover, the channel gain profiles have been plotted to obtain mean fading values for the optimum values of carrier frequency, relative body movement velocity and scattering density. Through extensive simulations, those values have been identified which shows minimum fading.


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