Ergodic Capacity of Interference Coordinated HetNet with Full-Duplex Small Cells
Conference: European Wireless 2015 - 21th European Wireless Conference
05/20/2015 - 05/22/2015 at Budapest, Hungary
Proceedings: European Wireless 2015
Pages: 6Language: englishTyp: PDFPersonal VDE Members are entitled to a 10% discount on this title
Al-Kadri, M. Omar; Aijaz, Adnan; Nallanathan, Arumugam (Centre for Telecommunications Research, King’s College London, London WC2R 2LS, UK)
Full-duplex small cells provide a promising solution for meeting the capacity requirements of future wireless networks. The main objective of this paper is to analyse the sum ergodic capacity of full-duplex small cells operating in heterogeneous environments. A theoretical framework is developed and closed-form approximations for sum ergodic capacity have been derived. In order to evaluate the benefits of full-duplex small cells, the proposed framework compares three distinct scenarios: full-duplex small cells with full-duplex devices, full-duplex small cells with half-duplex devices, and the conventional half-duplex heterogeneous network.