Analysis of a near field MIMO wireless channel using 5.6 GHz dipole antennas

Maricar, Mohamed Ismaeel and Gradoni, Gabriele and Greedy, Steve and Ivrlac, Michel T. and Nossek, Josef A. and Phang, Sendy and Creagh, Stephen C. and Tanner, Gregor and Thomas, David W. P. (2016) Analysis of a near field MIMO wireless channel using 5.6 GHz dipole antennas. In: 2016 ESA Workshop on Aerospace EMC, 23-25 May 2016, Valencia, Spain.

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Abstract

Understanding the impact of interference upon the performance of a multiple input multiple output (MIMO) based device is of paramount importance in ensuring a design is both resilient and robust. In this work the effect of element-element interference in the creation of multiple channels of a wireless link approaching the near-field regime is studied. The elements of the 2-antenna transmit- and receive-arrays are chosen to be identical folded dipole antennas operating at 5.6 GHz. We find that two equally strong channels can be created even if the antennas interact at sub-wavelength distances, thus confirming previous theoretical predictions.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Schools/Departments: University of Nottingham UK Campus > Faculty of Engineering > Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering
University of Nottingham UK Campus > Faculty of Science > School of Mathematical Sciences
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Depositing User: Eprints, Support
Date Deposited: 06 Jul 2016 11:35
Last Modified: 13 Sep 2016 22:57
URI: http://eprints.nottingham.ac.uk/id/eprint/34686

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