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 IJCNS  Vol.3 No.3 , March 2010
Complex Domain Wavelet-Based Denoising of Measured UHF Wireless Channel Power Delay Profiles
Abstract: This work extends the use of wavelet-based denoising as an alternative processing scheme to improve measured mobile-radio channel power delay profiles. It has already been reported that, when applied on real domain data (amplitude only), denoising provides mainly a qualitative improvement. Here, phase content was also considered, leading to significant qualitative and quantitative improvement of the processed profiles. Signal-to-noise ratios and dynamic ranges improvements as high as 50 dB have been observed.
Cite this paper: nullM. Costa Dias and G. Siqueira, "Complex Domain Wavelet-Based Denoising of Measured UHF Wireless Channel Power Delay Profiles," International Journal of Communications, Network and System Sciences, Vol. 3 No. 3, 2010, pp. 253-255. doi: 10.4236/ijcns.2010.33032.
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