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Self-organizing Algorithm for Fairness in Joint Admission and Power Control for Cognitive Radio Cellular Network

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The ever-increasing growth in wireless applications and services indicates the importance of effective use of the limited radio spectrum. Cognitive Radio enables unauthorized secondary users opportunistic access to channels not used by primary users if interference with primary users (PUs) does not exceed pre-defined limits. System modules may be removed according to different Quality of Service (QoS) and SINR required for the base station (BS). This paper is proposing a joint admission and power control scheme (JAPC) as a self-organizing algorithm (SOA) to solve the problem of the fairness related to secondary users (SUs) in cognitive cell. Results show that the proposed scheme obtains more fairness and bitrate compared to previous work.


  • Power control
  • Cognitive radio (CR)
  • Fairness
  • Admission control
  • Quality of service (QoS)
  • Self-organizing algorithm (SOA)
  • Joint admission and power control scheme (JAPC)

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Kuna, K., Saeed, R.A., Ali, E.S., Babiker, A. (2023). Self-organizing Algorithm for Fairness in Joint Admission and Power Control for Cognitive Radio Cellular Network. In: Salih, G.H.A., Saeed, R.A. (eds) Sustainability Challenges and Delivering Practical Engineering Solutions. Advances in Science, Technology & Innovation. Springer, Cham.

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