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  • 802.11b Operating in a Mobile Channel: Performance and Challenges 

    Steger, Christopher; Radosavljevic, Predrag; Frantz, Patrick (2003-09-20)
    In the past, the worlds of wireless voice and data transmission have been largely disjoint. Voice traffic has been carried over circuit-switched cellular links, and data has been largely restricted to packet-switched ...
  • Architectures for Cognitive Radio Testbeds and Demonstrators – An Overview 

    Gustafsson, Oscar; Amiri, Kiarash; Andersson, Dennis; Blad, Anton; Bonner, Christian; Cavallaro, Joseph R.; Declerck, Jeroen; Dejonghe, Antoine; Eliardsson, Patrik; Glasse, Miguel; Hayar, Aawatif; Hollevoet, Lieven; Hunter, Chris; Joshi, Madhura; Kaltenberger, Florian; Knopp, Raymond; Le, Khanh; Miljanic, Zoran; Murphy, Patrick; Naessens, Frederik; Nikaein, Navid; Nussbaum, Dominique; Pacalet, Renaud; Raghavan, Praveen; Sabharwal, Ashutosh; Sarode, Onkar; Spasojevic, Predrag; Sun, Yang; Tullberg, Hugo M.; Vander Aa, Tom; Van der Perre, Liesbet; Wetterwald, Michelle; Wu, Michael (2010-06-01)
    Wireless communication standards are developed at an ever-increasing rate of pace, and significant amounts of effort is put into research for new communication methods and concepts. On the physical layer, such topics include ...
  • Argos: Practical Base Stations for Large-scale Beamforming 

    Shepard, Clayton (2012-09-05)
    MU-MIMO theory predicts manyfold capacity gains by leveraging many antennas (e.g. M >> 10) on wireless base stations to serve many users simultaneously through multi-user beamforming (MUBF). However, realizing such a ...
  • Compiler Driven Architecture Design Space Exploration for DSP Workloads: A Study in Software Programmability Versus Hardware Acceleration 

    Brogioli, Michael C.; Cavallaro, Joseph R. (2009-11-01)
    Wireless communications and video kernels contain vast instruction and data level parallelism that can far outstrip programmable high performance DSPs. Hardware acceleration of these bottlenecks is commonly done at the ...
  • An FPGA Based Rapid Prototyping Platform for MIMO Systems 

    Murphy, Patrick; Lou, Feifei; Sabharwal, Ashutosh; Frantz, Patrick (2003-11-20)
    There exists a seemingly limitless demand for wireless communications systems capable of higher datarates with lower power consumption. While the demand for improvement in these systems seems limitless, the spectrum ...
  • A FPGA­Based Experimental PHY for 802.11b WLAN 

    Lou, Feifei; Murphy, Patrick; Frantz, Patrick (2003-10-20)
    The swift proliferation of wireless data communication systems, and the ever-increasing demand for faster data rates requires that engineers be able to quickly design, implement and test new wireless algorithms for data ...
  • A General Hardware/Software Co-design Methodology for Embedded Signal Processing and Multimedia Workloads 

    Brogioli, Michael; Radosavljevic, Predrag; Cavallaro, Joseph R. (2006-11-01)
    This paper presents a hardware/software co-design methodology for partitioning real-time embedded multimedia applications between software programmable DSPs and hardware based FPGA coprocessors. By following a strict set ...
  • Improving Connection Times for Bluetooth Devices in Mobile Environments 

    Welsh, Erik; Murphy, Patrick; Frantz, Patrick (2002-03-20)
    Communications devices in a highly mobile environment need to minimize connection setup times in order to maximize useful data transfer. In this paper we investigate - empirically and through simulations - the device ...
  • Parallel VLSI Architectures for Multi-Gbps MIMO Communication Systems 

    Sun, Yang (2011)
    In wireless communications, the use of multiple antennas at both the transmitter and the receiver is a key technology to enable high data rate transmission without additional bandwidth or transmit power. Multiple-input ...