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Title: Pilot Symbol Aided Channel Estimation for OCDM Transmissions
Pilot-aided channel estimation allows the receiver to acquire channel state information (CSI) for each multicarrier block by multiplexing data and pilot symbols in the same block, as long as they can be decoupled. This work proposes several frequency-domain pilot multiplexing techniques to enable independent channel estimation and detection at the receiver for orthogonal chirp division multiplexing (OCDM) transmissions in frequency-selective channels. Analysis shows that each of the proposed schemes is able to achieve the mean squared error (MSE) lower bound for channel estimation and has greater spectral efficiency than the existing schemes for OCDM and chirp spread orthogonal frequency division multiplexing (OFDM).
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Award ID(s):
1821819
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NSF-PAR ID:
10309334
Journal Name:
IEEE Communications Letters
ISSN:
1089-7798
Sponsoring Org:
National Science Foundation
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