Performance of high-diversity multidimensional constellations

Giorgio Taricco, Emanuele Viterbo

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Abstract

Following the approach introduced by Cavers and Ho, the performance of component-interleaved multidimensional constellations over the Rayleigh fading channel is evaluated analytically. Error probabilities are approximated by the union bound using an exact expression of the pairwise error probability. Simulation results show that this bound can be used effectively as a design criterion for the selection of highdiversity multidimensional constellation over the Rayleigh fading channel.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1539-1543
Number of pages5
JournalIEEE Transactions on Information Theory
Volume44
Issue number4
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1 Dec 1998
Externally publishedYes

Keywords

  • Component-interleaving
  • Modulation diversity
  • Rayleigh fading channel
  • Union bound

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