Experimental Evaluation of Spatial Interleaving in Trellis-Coded MIMO Transmission

Toshiaki KOIKE  Hidekazu MURATA  Susumu YOSHIDA  

IEICE TRANSACTIONS on Communications   Vol.E89-B    No.3    pp.985-989
Publication Date: 2006/03/01
Online ISSN: 1745-1345
DOI: 10.1093/ietcom/e89-b.3.985
Print ISSN: 0916-8516
Type of Manuscript: LETTER
Category: Wireless Communication Technologies
TCM,  MLSE,  MIMO,  laboratory experiment,  

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This letter reports laboratory experiments of trellis-coded multiple-antenna systems. We evaluate the effect of spatial interleaving for the vector Viterbi algorithm under several conditions such as line-of-sight (LOS), non-LOS propagation, frequency-flat and frequency-selective channels.