ISSN E 2409-2770
ISSN P 2521-2419

Universal Filtered Multicarrier for 5G

Vol. 4, Issue 7, PP. 136-139, July 2017


Keywords: OFDM, Multicarrier Techniques, 5G, MIMO, UFMC, Digital Modulation

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The future cellular networks intend to achieve even higher data rates and for this reason needs to be more robust against inter channel interference (ICI) and inter symbol interference (ISI). There are certain limitations that would not allow orthogonal frequency division multiplexing (OFDM) to work efficiently for future requirements of cellular networks, which includes machine-to-machine (M2M) communication and Internet-of-things (IoT). In this paper the multiple input multiple output (MIMO) system is implemented with universal filtered multicarrier (UFMC) to increase its efficiency in order to achieve even higher data rates with reduced bit error rate (BER). The research would aim to evaluate the performance of UFMC MIMO for different antenna configurations and digital modulation schemes.

  1. Waleed Shahjehan is Research Scholar in Department of Electrical Engineering, University of Engineering & Technology Peshawar, Pakistan.
  2. Dr. Mohammad Haseeb Zafar is Professor and Secretary, Board of Advanced Studies & Research in Department of Electrical Engineering, University of Engineering & Technology Peshawar, Pakistan. He is also Visiting Researcher, Department of Electronic and Electrical Engineering, University of Strathclyde, Glasgow, UK.

Waleed Shahjehan Mohammad Haseeb Zafar Irshad Hussain Kashif Ahmad Nasar Iqbal Farhan Altaf

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