Non-stationary Characteristics for Indoor Massive MIMO Channels

  • Qi WangEmail author
  • Jiadong Du
  • Yuanyuan Cui
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes of the Institute for Computer Sciences, Social Informatics and Telecommunications Engineering book series (LNICST, volume 262)


Massive Multiple Input Multiple Output (MIMO) has been widely considered as one of the most promising technologies for the fifth-generation (5G) wireless communication. In massive MIMO system, the research on channel characteristics is important. In this paper, the characteristics for massive MIMO channels at both 2 GHz and 6 GHz are investigated. Based on the real-world measurements, the channel parameters in the delay and frequency domains are extracted to show the non-stationary phenomenon over the large-scale antenna array. Furthermore, the characteristics of the angular parameters extracted by space-alternating generalized expectation-maximization (SAGE) algorithm are investigated and the fluctuations are modeled. The results for different frequencies are useful for deep understanding of massive MIMO channels in the future.


Massive MIMO Channel characteristics Angular parameter 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.China Academy of Information and Communications TechnologyBeijingChina

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