Book Chapter: Utilising SCM – MIMO Channel Model Based on V-BLAST Channel Coding in V2V Communication (DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-17765-6_1)







Utilising SCM – MIMO Channel Model Based on V-BLAST Channel Coding in V2V Communication




In: Communication Technologies for Vehicles 8th International Workshop, Nets4Cars/Nets4Trains/Nets4Aircraft 2015, Sousse, Tunisia, May 6-8, 2015. Proceedings

Editors: Kassab, M., Berbineau, M., Vinel, A., Jonsson, M., Garcia, F., Soler, J. (Eds.)


DOI
10.1007/978-3-319-17765-6_1

Preview of the article: http://www.springer.com/gp/book/9783319177649# 




Abstract


Vehicular ad hoc networks VANETs has recently received significant attention in intelligent transport systems (ITS) research. It provides the driver with information regarding traffic and road conditions which is needed to reduce accidents, which will save many people’s lives. In Vehicle-to-vehicle V2V communication the high-speed mobility of the nodes is the challenge, which significantly affects the reliability of communication. In this paper the utilising of SCM-MIMO channel model, (which is based on V-BLAST channel coding) is present to evaluate the performance of the PHY layer in V2V communication. The simulation results observed that the SCM model can overcome the propagation issues such as path loss, multipath fading and shadowing loss. The simulation considered three different environments, high, medium and low disruptions in urban traffic.








References

  • W. H. Organization, Global status report on road safety: time for action. WHO Library Cataloguing-in-Publication Data, Geneva (2009) 
  • Prasanth, K., Duraiswamy, K., Jayasudha, K., Chandrasekar, C. (2010) Improved Packet Forwarding Approach in Vehicular Ad Hoc Networks Using RDGR Algorithm. International Journal of Next Generation Network (IJNGN) 2: pp. 1 
  • Kumar, R., Dave, M. (2011) A Comparative Study of Various Routing Protocols in VANET. IJCSI International Journal of Computer Science 8: pp. 1 
  • Al-Khalil, A., Al-Sherbaz, A., Turner, S.: Enhancing the Physical Layer in V2V Communication Using OFDM-MIMO Techniques. In: PGNet, Liverpool (2013) 
  • Miao, L., Djouani, K., Wyk, B., Hamam, Y.: Evaluation and Enhancement of IEEE 802.11p Standard: A Survey. Mobile Computing 1(1) (2012) 
  • Han, C., Dianati, M., Tafazolli, R., Kernchen, R.: Throughput Analysis of the IEEE 802.11p Enhanced Distributed Channel Access Function in Vehicular Environment. IEEE (2012) 
  • IEEE, IEEE Draft P802.11-REVmbTM/D12, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, New York, (2011) 
  • Abdalla, G.: Physical and Link Layers of Vehicle Ad Hoc Networks: Investigating the performance of MIMO-OFDM and IEEE 802.11 in VANET, LAP LAMBERT. Academic Publishing (2011) 
  • Nguyen, D., Garcia-Luna-Aceves, J.: A Practical Approach to Rate Adaptation for Multi-Antenna Systems. In: 19th IEEE International Conference on Network Protocols, Vancouver (2011) 
  • Xue, Q., Ganz, A.: Ad hoc QoS on-demand routing (AQOR) in mobile ad hoc networks (2002) 
  • Dok, H., Fu, H., Echevarria, R., Weerasi, H.: Privacy Issues of Vehicular Ad-Hoc Networks 3 (2010) 
  • Bolcskei, H., Zurich, E.: MIMO-OFDM Wireless Systems: Basics, Perspectives, and Challenges. IEEE (2006) 
  • Wu, Y., Peng, X., Song, Y. (2011) A Symbol-wise Ordered Successive Interference Cancellation Detector for Layered Space-Time Block Codes. International Journal of Digital Content Technology and its Applications 5: pp. 4 
  • Shichuan, M., Deborah, D., Hamid, S., Yaoqing, Y.: An Extension of the 3GPP Spatial Channel Model in outdoor-to-indoor environments. In: 3rd European Conference on Antennas and Propagation, EuCAP 2009, EU (2009) 
  • Baum, D.S., Hansen, J., Galdo, G.D., Milojevic, M., Salo, J., Kyösti, P.: An Interim Channel Model for Beyond-3G Systems: Extending the 3GPP Spatial Channel Model (SCM). In: 2005 IEEE 61st Vehicular Technology Conference, VTC 2005-Spring (2005) 
  • Xirouchakis, I.: Mathworks (July 31, 2008), www.mathworks.co.uk , http://www.mathworks.co.uk/matlabcentral/fileexchange/20911-spatial-channel-model-for-mimo-simulations-a-ray-based-simulator-based-on-3gpp-tr-25-996-v-6-1-0 (accessed July 02 2013) 
  • Jaeckel, S., Börner, K., Thiele, L., Jungnickel, V. (2012) A Geometric Polarization Rotation Model for the 3-D Spatial Channel Model. IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation 60: pp. 12 CrossRef
  • Zhang, L., Chen, F. (2013) A Channel Model for VANET Simulation System. International Journal of Automation and Power Engineering (IJAPE) 2: pp. 7 
  • Al-Khalil, A.B., Turner, S., Al-Sherbaz, A.: Feasibility Study of Utilising SCM – MIMO Channel Model in V2V Communication. In: 7th International Workshop on Communication Technologies for Vehicles, Saint-Petersburg (2014) 

If you'd like to find out more about Computing at the University of Northampton go to: www.computing.northampton.ac.uk. All views and opinions are the author's and do not necessarily reflected those of any organisation they are associated with