Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: https://doi.org/10.1109/ICC.2013.6655525
Title: Explicit, closed-form performance analysis in fading via new bound on Gaussian Q-function
Authors: Fu, H. 
Wu, M.-W. 
Kam, P.-Y.
Keywords: error probability
exponential-type bound
fading
Gaussian Q-function
performance analysis
upper bound
Issue Date: 2013
Source: Fu, H.,Wu, M.-W.,Kam, P.-Y. (2013). Explicit, closed-form performance analysis in fading via new bound on Gaussian Q-function. IEEE International Conference on Communications : 5819-5823. ScholarBank@NUS Repository. https://doi.org/10.1109/ICC.2013.6655525
Abstract: This paper aims at providing explicit, closed-form solutions to the error probability performance analysis of digital communications over fading channels. This is achieved by first deriving a family of new upper bounds on the Gaussian Q-function Q(x), which is given by a sum of products of the exponential function and c/x where c is a constant. The bounds obtained can be made arbitrarily tight as the number of summation terms increases, and thus, can be used to approximate Q(x) accurately. Their applications to the performance analysis over fading are then presented to highlight the significance of the bounds derived. Both short-term fading and combined short-term and long-term fading are considered. It is shown that the new bounds can lead to better performance than the popular exponential-type upper bounds. © 2013 IEEE.
Source Title: IEEE International Conference on Communications
URI: http://scholarbank.nus.edu.sg/handle/10635/70258
ISBN: 9781467331227
ISSN: 15503607
DOI: 10.1109/ICC.2013.6655525
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