Information Transmission over a Finite-Lifetime Channel under Energy-Constraints
Conference: European Wireless 2011 - Sustainable Wireless Technologies
04/27/2011 - 04/29/2011 at Vienna, Austria
Proceedings: European Wireless 2011
Pages: 6Language: englishTyp: PDFPersonal VDE Members are entitled to a 10% discount on this title
Goertz, Norbert; Gonter, Johannes (Institute of Telecommunications, Vienna University of Technology, Gußhausstr. 25-29 / 389, 1040 Vienna, Austria)
In this work we investigate the limits on information-transmission in the finite-lifetime channel. We derive an upper bound for the information that can be transmitted, and we introduce an optimum acausal scheme for power-allocation. Furthermore, we introduce more practical but nevertheless efficient schemes for allocating power, and we compare their performance with the optimum scheme in a vehicle-to-vehicle communication scenario.