Finite Length Reconstructible ASK-Sequences Received with 1-bit Quantization and Oversampling

Conference: SCC 2015 - 10th International ITG Conference on Systems, Communications and Coding
02/02/2015 - 02/05/2015 at Hamburg, Germany

Proceedings: ITG-Fb 254: 10th International ITG Conference on Systems, Communications and Coding (SCC 2015)

Pages: 6Language: englishTyp: PDF

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Singh, Gagandeep (Department of Electronics and Electrical Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati, Guwahati 781039, India)
Singh, Gagandeep; Landau, Lukas; Fettweis, Gerhard (Vodafone Chair Mobile Communications Systems, Technische Universit├Ąt Dresden, 01062 Dresden, Germany)

1-bit quantization at the receiver of a Multi-gigabit/s communication system results in a relaxed power consumption by the receiver analog-to-digital converter (ADC). However, this coarse quantization leads to a loss in the achievable information rate. This can be compensated by oversampling at the receiver, when taking into account the memory of the channel. This work proposes the methods to construct finite-length ASKsequences that can be perfectly reconstructed at the receiver by oversampling and 1-bit quantization. Also it aims to simplify the receiver design by doing symbol detection in small blocks lengths, thus doing away with complex trellis based algorithms. The error rate performance of the system on applying block-based detection is analyzed and is found to be as good as the trellis based algorithms.