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Peak-to-Average-Power Ratio Reduction Using Low-Complexity MIMO SFBC CI–OFDM System

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This paper presents MIMO SFBC CI–OFDM on two-transmit and two-receive antennas. First, STBC–DPC is used for avoiding interference and improving the transmitter diversity. Next STBC–DPC with modulo operation i.e Tomlinson–Harashima precoding (THP) is proposed to reduce peak-to-average-power ratio. In narrow band interference channel MIMO SFBC CI–OFDM achieves considerable BER improvement. Compared with STBC–DPC/THP technique, the proposed MIMO SFBC CI–OFDM can provide low PAPR and excellent BER performance.

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Sekhar, B.S., Prasad, A.M. & Muralikrishna, K. Peak-to-Average-Power Ratio Reduction Using Low-Complexity MIMO SFBC CI–OFDM System. Wireless Pers Commun 80, 571–580 (2015). https://doi.org/10.1007/s11277-014-2027-1

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  • Index terms space frequency block code (SFBC)
  • Tomlinson–Harashima precoding (THP), dirty paper coding (DPC)
  • Carrier interferometry–orthogonal frequency division multiplexing (CI–OFDM)