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Handbook on advancements in smart antenna technologies for wireless networks.


Handbook on advancements in smart antenna technologies for wireless networks.

Ed. by Chen Sun et al.

Information Science Reference


561 pages




Featuring chapter contributions from leading experts in academia and industry, this reference explains terms, concepts, methods, and applications related to smart antennas in various wireless systems. Chapters are in sections on smart antenna combining algorithms, performance issues, applications of smart antennas, and experiments and implementations. Some applications described include smart antennas for code division multiple access systems, cross-layer performance of scheduling and power control schemes, mobile ad hoc networks exploiting multi-beam antennas, and smart antennas for automatic radio frequency identification readers. Detailed chapter overviews are included. Sun is affiliated with the Ubiquitous Mobile Communications Group at the National Institute of Information and Communications Technology in Japan. The book will be useful to those involved in computer networking, wireless data transfer, internet connectivity, and dataflow.

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Date:Dec 1, 2008
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