3G Radio Access Evolution -- HSPA and LTE for Mobile Broadband --

Erik DAHLMAN  Ylva JADING  Stefan PARKVALL  Hideshi MURAI  

Publication
IEICE TRANSACTIONS on Communications   Vol.E92-B   No.5   pp.1432-1440
Publication Date: 2009/05/01
Online ISSN: 1745-1345
DOI: 10.1587/transcom.E92.B.1432
Print ISSN: 0916-8516
Type of Manuscript: INVITED PAPER (Special Section on Radio Access Techniques for 3G Evolution)
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Keyword: 
3G evolution,  HSPA,  LTE,  IMT-Advanced,  LTE-Advanced,  4G,  

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Summary: 
This paper provides an overview of the 3GPP radio-access technologies for mobile broadband -- HSPA and its evolution, and LTE. The paper also discusses the current stage of the 3GPP activities on evolving LTE towards LTE-Advanced and full IMT-Advanced compliance.