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Software Defined Radio Implementation of LTE Transmitter Physical Layer

by Sara M. Hassan, A. Zekry, M. A. Bayomy, G. Gomah
International Journal of Computer Applications
Foundation of Computer Science (FCS), NY, USA
Volume 74 - Number 8
Year of Publication: 2013
Authors: Sara M. Hassan, A. Zekry, M. A. Bayomy, G. Gomah
10.5120/12909-0065

Sara M. Hassan, A. Zekry, M. A. Bayomy, G. Gomah . Software Defined Radio Implementation of LTE Transmitter Physical Layer. International Journal of Computer Applications. 74, 8 ( July 2013), 41-46. DOI=10.5120/12909-0065

@article{ 10.5120/12909-0065,
author = { Sara M. Hassan, A. Zekry, M. A. Bayomy, G. Gomah },
title = { Software Defined Radio Implementation of LTE Transmitter Physical Layer },
journal = { International Journal of Computer Applications },
issue_date = { July 2013 },
volume = { 74 },
number = { 8 },
month = { July },
year = { 2013 },
issn = { 0975-8887 },
pages = { 41-46 },
numpages = {9},
url = { https://ijcaonline.org/archives/volume74/number8/12909-0065/ },
doi = { 10.5120/12909-0065 },
publisher = {Foundation of Computer Science (FCS), NY, USA},
address = {New York, USA}
}
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%A Sara M. Hassan
%A A. Zekry
%A M. A. Bayomy
%A G. Gomah
%T Software Defined Radio Implementation of LTE Transmitter Physical Layer
%J International Journal of Computer Applications
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%V 74
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%P 41-46
%D 2013
%I Foundation of Computer Science (FCS), NY, USA
Abstract

Long Term Evolution (LTE) is an advanced standard of the mobile communication systems. LTE has been developed by the 3rd Generation Partnership Project (3GPP). The new features exhibited by LTE is a direct impact of applying new modulation and coding techniques such as the Orthogonal Frequency Division Multiplexing (OFDM) for the Downlink and the Single Carrier Frequency Division Multiple Access (SC-FDMA) for the Uplink as well as turbo coding. This paper presents a Field Programmable Gate Array (FPGA) design and implementation of the transmitter of the LTE downlink physical layer according to releases 8 and 9 on Virtex 6 XC6VLX240T FPGA kit using Xilinx® ISE® Design Suite version 12. 1.

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Index Terms

Computer Science
Information Sciences

Keywords

SDR LTE 4G 3GPP OFDM Transmitter 2G 3G LTE downlink physical layer release 8 release 9 Xilinx Design Suite virtex 6 XC6VLX240T FPGA