Title: Coexistence between 5G wireless sensor communication system and Wi-Fi IEEE802.11n networks

Authors: Ehab M. Shaheen

Addresses: Electronic Warfare Department, Military Technical College, Cairo, Egypt

Abstract: This paper investigates the coexistence between the fifth generation (5G) wireless sensor communication systems and Wi-Fi communication networks. The 5G wireless sensor communication system is considered as the victim system and is modelled as the Poly-Phase Network (PPN) Filter Bank Multi-Carrier (FBMC) Offset Quadrature Amplitude Modulation (OQAM) communication system, whereas the Wi-Fi communication network is considered as the interference signal. It is modelled as the Orthogonal Frequency Division Multiplexing (OFDM) based 2 × 2 Multi-Input Multi-Output (MIMO) IEEE802.11n communication signal. A closed form analytical formula to the bit error rate performance of 5G PPN FBMC OQAM communication system in presence of IEEE802.11n interference signal in additive white Gaussian noise channel is evaluated. The obtained analytical results are validated by the aid of extensive simulation results. The simulation results are experimentally done using the Software Defined Radio (SDR) Keysight SystemVue software. It will be shown that the impact of the Wi-Fi interference signal has a severe effect on the performance of the 5G PPN FBMC communication system.

Keywords: 5G; Wi-Fi IEEE802.11n wireless networks; interference; PPN FBMC OQAM; SDR SystemVue software.

DOI: 10.1504/IJWMC.2020.112554

International Journal of Wireless and Mobile Computing, 2020 Vol.19 No.4, pp.382 - 390

Received: 04 Sep 2019
Accepted: 14 Sep 2020

Published online: 06 Jan 2021 *

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