Coalition Game Theory in Cognitive Mobile Radio Networks

  • Pablo PalaciosEmail author
  • Carlos SaavedraEmail author
Conference paper
Part of the Communications in Computer and Information Science book series (CCIS, volume 895)


In this work, the impact and performance of the Coalition Game Theory applied directly to the detection and decision stages of a Cognitive Radio (CR) system is evaluated. The performance of the Coalitional Game was analyzed in terms of the Probability of detection (\({P_d}\)) and Probability of false alarm (\({P_{fa}}\)) versus number of secondary users (SUs). In addition, the detection accuracy and simulation time versus SU were analyzed in a structured network adapted for WiFi and LTE technologies with cognitive parameters. The results were compared using simulation scenarios to obtain data using the theoretical Non-cooperative decision method and the theoretical Centralized decision method. The evaluated system outperformed the other methods in terms of \({P_d}\), \({P_{fa}}\), detection accuracy and simulation time.


Cognitive mobile radio networks Probability of detection (\({P_d}\)Probability of false alarm (\({P_{fa}}\)Coalition game theory Spectrum decision Spectrum sensing 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Departamento de Redes y TelecomunicacionesUniversidad De Las AméricasQuitoEcuador
  2. 2.Department of Electronics and Radio EngineeringKyung Hee UniversityYonginSouth Korea

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