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Performance Analysis of WCDMA Radio over Fiber

by Meenu Balodhi, B. S. Jassal
International Journal of Computer Applications
Foundation of Computer Science (FCS), NY, USA
Volume 77 - Number 4
Year of Publication: 2013
Authors: Meenu Balodhi, B. S. Jassal

Meenu Balodhi, B. S. Jassal . Performance Analysis of WCDMA Radio over Fiber. International Journal of Computer Applications. 77, 4 ( September 2013), 1-7. DOI=10.5120/13379-0994

@article{ 10.5120/13379-0994,
author = { Meenu Balodhi, B. S. Jassal },
title = { Performance Analysis of WCDMA Radio over Fiber },
journal = { International Journal of Computer Applications },
issue_date = { September 2013 },
volume = { 77 },
number = { 4 },
month = { September },
year = { 2013 },
issn = { 0975-8887 },
pages = { 1-7 },
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doi = { 10.5120/13379-0994 },
publisher = {Foundation of Computer Science (FCS), NY, USA},
address = {New York, USA}
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Wireless communications is one of the fastest media used worldwide today. However the wireless signals suffer from severe loss along the transmission as well as atmospheric attenuation. This paper proposes a solution to overcome this problem by using low-attenuation, electromagnetic interference free optical fiber. This can be achieved by using Radio Over Fiber (ROF) which is an integration of optical fiber for radio signal transmission within a network. This paper simulates a WCDMA Radio Over Fiber which results in a lower Bit Error Rate (BER) as compared to wireless transmission.

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