Call for Paper - January 2023 Edition
IJCA solicits original research papers for the January 2023 Edition. Last date of manuscript submission is December 20, 2022. Read More

Modeling and Performance Evaluation of Dual Polarized MIMO Land Mobile Satellite Channels

Print
PDF
International Journal of Computer Applications
© 2014 by IJCA Journal
Volume 96 - Number 21
Year of Publication: 2014
Authors:
Gamal Mabrouk Abdelhamid
Gamal Hamad
Yasser Kamel Badran
10.5120/16916-4770

Gamal Mabrouk Abdelhamid, Gamal Hamad and Yasser Kamel Badran. Article: Modeling and Performance Evaluation of Dual Polarized MIMO Land Mobile Satellite Channels. International Journal of Computer Applications 96(21):14-20, June 2014. Full text available. BibTeX

@article{key:article,
	author = {Gamal Mabrouk Abdelhamid and Gamal Hamad and Yasser Kamel Badran},
	title = {Article: Modeling and Performance Evaluation of Dual Polarized MIMO Land Mobile Satellite Channels},
	journal = {International Journal of Computer Applications},
	year = {2014},
	volume = {96},
	number = {21},
	pages = {14-20},
	month = {June},
	note = {Full text available}
}

Abstract

The paper is concerned with generating of narrow-band dual polarized Multi Input Multi Output (MIMO) over land Mobile Satellite (LMS) fading channels. In the absence of accurate experimental results of MIMO-LMS channels, a statistical model for the characterization of MIMO-LMS is proposed based on available experimental results for Single Input Single output (SISO) LMS and MIMO wireless channels as well as on their extrapolation to the MIMO-LMS case of interest. In this paper a step-by-step methodology for transforming SISO model (Loo model) to MIMO model with detailed description and block diagrams for the simulation and time series signal generation for MIMO-LMS, with the desired power, probability distribution, covariance relations and spectrum. Moreover, based on the proposed channel model, the channel capacity statistics as well as the error performance of MIMO-LMS are evaluated through computer simulation. Useful numerical results on the capacity are also provided taking into account several operational system parameters. The simulation model and results are useful for LMS-MIMO physical layer researches and system designer, who need an easy to implement and realizable model, representative of typical MIMO-LMS communication systems.

References

  • Konstantinos P. Liolis, "Statistical Modeling of Dual-Polarized MIMO Land Mobile Satellite Channels", IEEE transactions on communications, Vol. 58, No. 11, November 2010.
  • P. King, "Modeling and measurement of the land mobile satellite MIMO radio propagation channel", Ph. D. dissertation, University of Surrey, U. K, June 2007.
  • P. King and S. Stavrou, "Low elevation wideband land mobile satellite MIMO channel characteristics". IEEE Trans. Wireless Comm. , vol. 6, no. 7, pp. 2712-2720, July 2007.
  • FF. P. Fontán, M. -A. V. Castro, C. E. Cabado, J. P. García, and E. Kubista, "Statistical modeling of the LMS channel", IEEE Trans. Veh. Technol. , vol. 50, no. 6, pp. 1549-1567, Nov. 2001.
  • R. P. Cerdeira, F. Pérez Fontán, P. Burzigotti, A. Bolea Alamañac, and I. Sanchez Lago, "Versatile two-state land mobile satellite channel modelwith first application to DVB-SH analysis", Int. J. Satell. Comm. Netw. , DOI: 10. 1002/sat. 964, 2010.
  • Loo, C. , "A statistical model for a land mobile satellite link", IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, vol. 34, no. 3, Aug. 1985, pp. 122-127.
  • C. N. Chuah, J. M. Kahn, and D. Tse. , "Capacity of multi-antenna arraysystems in indoor wireless environment", In Proc. Globecom 1998 – IEEE Global telecommunications Conf. , volume 4, pages 1894–1899, Sydney, Australia, 1998.
  • D. S. Shiu, G. J. Foschini, M. J. Gans, and J. M. Kahn. , "Fading correlation and its effect on the capacity of multielement antenna systems", IEEE Trans. Commun. , 48(3):502–513, March 2000.
  • M. Sellathurai, P. Guinand, and J. Lodge, "Space-time coding in mobilesatellite communications using dual-polarized channels", IEEE Trans. Veh. Technol. , vol. 55, no. 2, Jan. 2006.
  • J. Lempiäinen and J. Laiho-Steffens, "The performance of polarizationdiversity schemes at a base station in small/micro cell at 1800 MHz", IEEE Trans. Veh. Technol. , vol. 47, no. 3, Aug. 1998.
  • Dennis Roddy "Satellite Communications Fourth Edition", McGraw-Hill,1989.
  • F. Pérez Fontán and P. MariñoEspiñeira, "Modeling the Wireless Propagation Channel: A simulation approach with Matlab", John Wiley & Sons, 2008.
  • J. G. Proakis, "Digital Communications", McGraw-Hill, 4thEd. , 2001.