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Femtocell Networks

  1. Editorial

    Femtocell Networks

    Ismail Guvenc, Simon Saunders, Ozgur Oyman, Holger Claussen and Alan Gatherer

    EURASIP Journal on Wireless Communications and Networking 2010 2010:367878

    Published on: 31 May 2010

  2. Research Article

    Dynamic Resource Partitioning for Downlink Femto-to-Macro-Cell Interference Avoidance

    Femto-cells consist of user-deployed Home Evolved NodeBs (HeNBs) that promise substantial gains in system spectral efficiency, coverage, and data rates due to an enhanced reuse of radio resources. However, reu...

    Zubin Bharucha, Andreas Saul, Gunther Auer and Harald Haas

    EURASIP Journal on Wireless Communications and Networking 2010 2010:143413

    Published on: 30 May 2010

  3. Research Article

    Interference Mitigation by Practical Transmit Beamforming Methods in Closed Femtocells

    We present an analysis of a femtocellular communications network and the impact of cochannel interference on link performance. Furthermore, we propose a method whereby user terminals can maintain a controlonly...

    Mika Husso, Jyri Hämäläinen, Riku Jäntti, Juan Li, Edward Mutafungwa, Risto Wichman, Zhong Zheng and AlexanderM Wyglinski

    EURASIP Journal on Wireless Communications and Networking 2010 2010:186815

    Published on: 13 May 2010

  4. Research Article

    Joint Power Control, Base Station Assignment, and Channel Assignment in Cognitive Femtocell Networks

    Cognitive radio and femtocells are recent technology breakthroughs that aim to achieve throughput improvement by means of spectrum management and interference mitigation, respectively. However, these technolog...

    JohnPaulM Torregoza, Rentsen Enkhbat and Won-Joo Hwang

    EURASIP Journal on Wireless Communications and Networking 2010 2010:285714

    Published on: 5 May 2010

  5. Research Article

    Best Signal Quality in Cellular Networks: Asymptotic Properties and Applications to Mobility Management in Small Cell Networks

    The quickly increasing data traffic and the user demand for a full coverage of mobile services anywhere and anytime are leading mobile networking into a future of small cell networks. However, due to the high-...

    VanMinh Nguyen, François Baccelli, Laurent Thomas and ChungShue Chen

    EURASIP Journal on Wireless Communications and Networking 2010 2010:690161

    Published on: 3 May 2010

  6. Research Article

    A Semianalytical PDF of Downlink SINR for Femtocell Networks

    This paper presents a derivation of the probability density function (PDF) of the signal-to-interference and noise ratio (SINR) for the downlink of a cell in multicellular networks. The mathematical model cons...

    KiWon Sung, Harald Haas and Stephen McLaughlin

    EURASIP Journal on Wireless Communications and Networking 2010 2010:256370

    Published on: 7 April 2010

  7. Research Article

    Intracell Handover for Interference and Handover Mitigation in OFDMA Two-Tier Macrocell-Femtocell Networks

    There are two main access policies (open and closed) to Femtocell Access Points (FAPs), being closed access the customers favorite. However, closed access is the root cause of crosstier interference in cochann...

    David López-Pérez, Alvaro Valcarce, Ákos Ladányi, Guillaume de la Roche and Jie Zhang

    EURASIP Journal on Wireless Communications and Networking 2010 2010:142629

    Published on: 2 February 2010