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Cyclic Prefix-Free OFDM/OFDMA Systems, Design, and Implementation

  • Xiqing Liu
Living reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-32903-1_72-1

Synonyms

Definitions

CP-free OFDM/OFDMA system refers to an orthogonal frequency-division multiplexing (OFDM) system or an orthogonal frequency-division multiple access (OFDMA) system, without insertion of cyclic prefix (CP) at the transmitter.

History Background

With an increasing demand for a higher data rate, such as 5G, more bandwidths will be required, which makes transmit signals extremely sensitive to inter-symbol interference (ISI) in a multipath channel. Orthogonal frequency-division multiplexing (OFDM) or orthogonal frequency-division multiple access (OFDMA), working as a multi-carrier transmission scheme, receives much attention due to its ability to combat ISI. A common approach to tackle ISI for an OFDM/OFDMA system is to insert a cyclic prefix (CP) at the beginning of every block before transmission. As long as the length of CP is made longer than channel delay spread, ISI...

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Engineering ScienceNational Cheng Kung University (NCKU)Tainan CityTaiwan

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