Acronym/Term

Name

Alternative Name/Notation

Wiki Page(s)

Comments

CIR

Channel Impulse Response

$h(t,\tau)$

ChannelImpulseResponse

CR

Cognitive Radio

Cognitive_radio, CR

DSRC

Dedicated Short-Range Communications

DSRC

DVB-T

Digital Video Broadcasting – Terrestrial

DVB-T

Sahar's project

KLT

Karhunen-Loève transform

KLT

LoS

Line of sight

LineOfSignt

Characetrized by Rice $K$ factor

M2M

Mobile to Mobile Channel

V2V

MobileToMobile

Use in IEEE_802.11p and future scenarios

MIMO

Multiple Input Multiple Output

Multiantenna

CRC 07

MMSE

Minimum Mean Square Error

$\sigma_\epsilon^2$

MMSE

Often used to characterize errors of prediction and approximation. Physical meaning: mean power of deviations

MPC

Multi path component

MultiPathComponent

Used in 3GPP, COST259 and others

MRC

Maximal Ratio Combining

MRC is the optimum combiner for independent AWGN channels

OFDM

Orthogonal Frequency Devision Multiplexing

OFDM

Sahar's Project

PAS

Power Angular Spectrum

$P_0p(\phi_T,\phi_R)$

PAS

Fleury00

PDP

Power Delay Profile

$P(\tau)$

PSK

Phase Shift Keying

PSK

RSS

Received Signal Strength

ReceivedSignalStrength

Measurements

TDSC

Time-Domain Symbol Cross-correlation

OFDM

VANET

Vehicular ad hoc network

VANET, MobileToMobile

VCR

Virtual Channel Representation

VirtualChannelRepresentation

Optimal for large arrays

Underspread Channel

Parameter of a WB channel

$\Delta\tau_{max}f_D\ll 1$

ULA

Uniform Linear Array

UniformLinearArray

WSSUS

Wide-sense stationary uncorrelated scattering

ZF

Zero-forcing

GlossaryOfTerms (last edited 2008-06-09 02:09:13 by SergueiPrimak)