Sustainability of NOMA

  • Yuanwei Liu
  • Zhijin Qin
  • Zhiguo Ding
Part of the SpringerBriefs in Computer Science book series (BRIEFSCOMPUTER)


In this chapter, the sustainability of NOMA will be discussed by talking about cooperative NOMA and wireless powered NOMA networks. Particularly, the average performance of wireless powered NOMA will be presented in detail as an example.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Yuanwei Liu
    • 1
  • Zhijin Qin
    • 1
  • Zhiguo Ding
    • 2
  1. 1.LondonUK
  2. 2.ManchesterUK

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