Coordinated Resource Allocation Scheme in the Forward Link of Sectorized CDMA Systems

Seung Sik CHOI  Dong Ho CHO  

Publication
IEICE TRANSACTIONS on Communications   Vol.E86-B   No.5   pp.1689-1693
Publication Date: 2003/05/01
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Print ISSN: 0916-8516
Type of Manuscript: LETTER
Category: Wireless Communication Technology
Keyword: 
resource allocation,  CDMA,  forward link,  

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Summary: 
We propose a coordinated resource allocation (CRA) scheme that can be used to allocate high data-rate users in sectorized cells. This scheme is useful for allocating high data-rate users at cell boundaries. In order to analyze the performance of the proposed scheme, we make an interference model for a sectorized CDMA system and suggest the system load measurement of the forward link. Based on this system load measurement, data throughput for the CDMA system under perfect and imperfect power control is then analyzed. Numerical results show that throughput is significantly increased when the CRA scheme is used.