Coding and modulation for underspread fading channels


Helmut Bölcskei, Ralf Koetter, and Siddhartha Mallik


Proc. of IEEE International Symposium on Information Theory (ISIT), Lausanne, Switzerland, pp. 358, June 2002.

DOI: 10.1109/ISIT.2002.1023630

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We study modulation and code design for underspread time-varying fading channels. For a coherent receiver employing maximum-likelihood (ML) decoding, we derive the code design criteria and express the maximum achievable diversity order in terms of the channel's scattering function.


Coding, modulation, underspread channels, Gabor bases

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