IJSTR

International Journal of Scientific & Technology Research

Home About Us Scope Editorial Board Blog/Latest News Contact Us
0.2
2019CiteScore
 
10th percentile
Powered by  Scopus
Scopus coverage:
Nov 2018 to May 2020

CALL FOR PAPERS
AUTHORS
DOWNLOADS
CONTACT

IJSTR >> Volume 9 - Issue 8, August 2020 Edition



International Journal of Scientific & Technology Research  
International Journal of Scientific & Technology Research

Website: http://www.ijstr.org

ISSN 2277-8616



Investigating Indoor Scattering At Mmwave Frequencies

[Full Text]

 

AUTHOR(S)

Anioke Chidera Linda, Nnamani Obinna Christantus, Ani Ikechukwu Cosmas

 

KEYWORDS

indoor, mmWave, roughness, scattering

 

ABSTRACT

This paper investigates the effects of scattering on the received signal at mmWave bands. Four surfaces commonly found in indoor scenarios were analyzed to determine their roughness and scattering effects on radio wave signals. The received signal energy was determined from a modified version of the Saleh Valenzuela Ultrawideband (SV UWB) model through simulations at frequencies of 28GHz, 73GHz and 140GHz. Results show that scattering at mmWave frequencies cannot be neglected as a propagation mechanism due to its dependence on material surface texture, grazing angle and frequency. Therefore, optimal designs and successful deployment of high performance indoor wireless networks – 5G and 6G require a good understanding of scattering effects resulting from indoor surfaces.

 

REFERENCES

[1] White paper - Indoor 5G Scenario Oriented, HUAWEI, October 2019
[2] Theodore S. Rappaport, Wireless Communications Principles and Practice, Prentice Hall, 2002
[3] Radoslaw Piesiewicz, Christian Jansen, Daniel Mittleman, Thomas Kleine-Ostmann, Martin Koch, and Thomas Kürner, “Scattering Analysis for the Modeling of THz Communication Systems” IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation, Vol. 55, November 2007
[4] Juan Pascual-García1, José-María Molina-García-Pardo, María-Teresamartínez-Inglés, José-Víctor Rodríguez, and NoeliaSaurín-Serrano, “On the Importance of Diffuse Scattering Model Parameterization in Indoor Wireless Channels at mm-Wave Frequencies”, IEEE Access, vol. 4, February 2016
[5] Vittorio Degli-Esposti, Franco Fuschini, Enrico M. Vitucci, and Gabriele Falciasecca, “Measurement and Modelling of Scattering from Buildings”, IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation, vol. 55, January 2007
[6] Rodney Vaughan and Jørgen Bach Andersen, Channels, Propagation and Antennas for Mobile Communications, IET Electromagnetic Wave Series 50, 2006
[7] S. Ju, S. Shah, M. Javed, J. Li, G. Palteru, J. Robin, Y. Xing, O. Kanhere, and T. S. Rappaport, “Scattering Mechanisms and Modeling for Terahertz Wireless Communications,” 2019 IEEE International Communications Conference (ICC), Shanghai, China, May 2019
[8] Vitaly Petrov, Joonas Kokkoniemi, Dmitri Moltchanov, Janne Lehtomaki, Yevgeni Koucheryavy, Markku Juntti, “Last Meter Indoor Terahertz Wireless Access: Performance Insights and Implementation Roadmap”,
[9] Jianjun Ma, Rabi Shrestha, Lothar Moeller, and Daniel M. Mittleman, “Channel performance for indoor and outdoor terahertz wireless links” APL PHOTONICS 3, February 2018
[10] Ferdous Hossain, Tan Kim Geok, Tharek Abd Rahman, Mhd Nour Hindia, Kaharudin Dimyati and Azlan Abdaziz, “Indoor Millimeter-Wave Propagation Prediction by Measurement and Ray Tracing Simulation at 38 GHz”, MDPI, October 2018.
[11] S. Deng, M. K. Samimi, T. S. Rappaport, ”28 GHz and 73 GHz Millimeter-Wave Indoor Propagation Measurements and Path Loss Models,” 2015 IEEE International Conference on Communications Workshop (ICC Workshop), 8-12 June, 2015.
[12] Guojin Zhang, Kentaro Saito, Wei Fan, Xuesong Cai, Panawit Hanpinitsak, Jun-Ichi Takada and Gert Frølund Pedersen, “Experimental Characterization of Millimeter-Wave Indoor Propagation Channels at 28 Ghz”, IEEE Access, December 27, 2018.
[13] Y. Xing, O. Kanhere, S. Ju, and T. S. Rappaport,” Indoor Wireless Channel Properties at Millimeter Wave and Sub-Terahertz frequencies,” 2019 IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM), Hawaii, USA, Dec. 2019.
[14] P. Beckmann and A. Spizzichino, The Scattering of Electromagnetic Waves from Rough Surfaces, Norwood, MA: Artech House, 1987.
[15] Roman Kubacki, “New attempt to building materials permittivity measurements”, PIERS Proceedings Guangzhou China, August 25-28, 2014
[16] Y. Chen, Z. Zhang and T. Qin, “Geometrically based channel model for indoor radio propagation with directional antennas,” Progress in Electromagnetics Research B, Vol. 20, 2010.
[17] A. R. Miller, R. M. Brown and E. Vegh, “New Derivation for the rough-surface reflection coefficient for the distribution of sea-wave Elevations”, IEE Proc., Vol. 131, Part H, 2, April 1984.
[18] L. Vernold, Cynthia and Harvey, James, “Modified Beckmann-Kirchoff scattering theory for nonparaxial angles,” Proc. SPIE, vol. 3426, 1998.
[19] J. R. Foerster, M. Pendergrass, and A. F. Molisch, “A UWB channel model for ultra wideband indoor communication”, Proc. WPMC 2003, (2003).
[20] A. Saleh and R. Valenzuela, “A Statistical Model for Indoor Multipath Propagation” IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communication, February 1987.
[21] J. Ryan, G. R. MacCartney, Jr., and T. S. Rappaport, “Indoor Office Wideband Penetration Loss Measurements at 73GHz”, 2017 IEEE International Conference on Communications Workshop (ICCW), Paris, France, May 2017.
[22] R. Rudd, K. Craig, M. Ganley and R. Hartless, Building Materials and Propagation, Aegis Systems Limited, September 2014.
[23] J. Wilson and J. Hawkes, Optoelectronics an introduction, third edition, Prentice Hall, Europe, 1998.